Texas Workforce Commissioner Ronny Congleton was in Irving to present a Skills Development grant for $151,100 to Shermco Industries to provide training for 107 employees. These training grants are available to existing and new businesses for the training of their new and existing employees. The grants are coordinated through North Lake College and Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas.
Participating in the check presentation were (from left) Christa Slejko, President of North Lake College; Marvin Bond, Vice President Investor Relations for the Greater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber; City Councilman Phil Riddle; Commissioner Congleton; Don Williams, Vice President Economic Development & Operations for the Greater Irving-Las Colinas Chamber; and Ron Widup, CEO of Shermco Industries.
Shermco Industries is the leading independent provider of safe and reliable acceptance testing, commissioning, maintenance, repair and remanufacturing of electrical equipment and power distribution systems. With service centers located throughout North America, certified technicians and engineers focus on servicing both scheduled and unexpected projects for large commercial, industrial and utility customers. Shermco, a leader in electrical safety and technical training, focuses on industrial electrical contracting, utility, wind turbine maintenance and disaster recovery services. Shermco Industries is a member in good standing with the Electrical Apparatus Service Association, American Wind Energy Association, Professional Electrical Apparatus Recyclers League, and the InterNational Electrical Testing Association.
For more information about Shermco Industries, visit www.shermco.com.