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Contractor University Powered by EGIA Brings In-Depth Technical Training to Members Using Interplay Learning’s Highly Effective Digital Learning Simulations

April 20, 2022
The industry leading education and training platform for home services businesses is partnering with the leading provider of online and VR training for the essential skilled trades to deliver comprehensive technical training that is easily accessible for all contractors.

EGIA Hires Eric Hatton to Lead Utility & Government Services

September 8, 2021
The Electric & Gas Industries Association (EGIA), a leading administrator of government and utility energy efficiency programs, is proud to announce the addition of Eric Hatton as its new Vice President, Utility & Government Services.

EGIA Expands with GreenSky as Exclusive First-Look Financing Partner

July 6, 2021
GreenSky, Inc. and the EGIA today jointly announced a multi-year expansion of their existing relationship, whereby GreenSky has become EGIA’s exclusive first-look financing provider for its network of tens of thousands of contractors. Since its inception, EGIA’s financing program has facilitated in excess of $4.5 billion of commerce.

2021 EGIA Foundation Scholarship Winners

June 10, 2021
Today, the EGIA Foundation committed to improving the workforce shortage in the home services industry, announces its fourth annual class of HVAC scholarship recipients. Fifteen scholarships of $2,500 apiece are being awarded to students who are studying HVAC-related careers at trade schools, community colleges and other accredited institutions during the 2021-22 academic year.

EGIA and Microf Partner to Create OPTIMUS

May 21, 2021
New financial platform from industry-leading organizations brings multiple lending partners, leasing programs and loan options into a single solution for contractors, reducing customers’ need for multiple applications and upping approval rate to 90%