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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%

EGIA Simplifies Contracting Industry Event-Planning with New All-in-One Event Services Solution

March 30, 2021
Electric & Gas Industries Association (EGIA) announces the launch of the EGIA Contractor University event services website. The comprehensive new service aims to streamline the event planning process for manufacturers, distributors and all industry companies that hold events, aggregating the contracting industry’s most acclaimed keynote presenters, training instructors and other event speakers into a single online destination.