Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) September 29, 2012
The National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) has announced a new alliance with Fixxbook to provide value to their contractor members including increased exposure to more service and maintenance revenue opportunities.
“The alliance allows us the opportunity to create a NECA Private Contractor Network where our members, if they so desire, can be NECA branded and badged.” remarked Mir Mustafa, Director of Market Development for NECA. “Working in collaboration with us, ServiceChannel’s Fixxbook will also launch a marketing campaign, directed at their facilities clients, to promote NECA contractors as the best of the best.”
“For us, it’s a fantastic value for service buyers, and it fits with our mission to provide our clients with the tools to identify the best contractors in the industry,” explained Dan Farmer, Fixxbook Strategic Director of Business Development. “NECA contractors are licensed, insured, and trained to the highest standards in the electrical industry, and these are exactly the type of contractors our clients are looking for.”
The alliance is one of the first of its kind for contractor associations and Fixxbook. Over 150 nationally recognized brands use Fixxbook daily to find, credential and hire contractors for over 80,000 locations.
About NECA (http://necaconnection.org/)
The National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) is the voice of the $130 billion industry responsible for bringing electrical power, lighting, and communications to buildings and communities across the United States. NECA’s national office in Bethesda, Md., four regional offices, and 119 local chapters across the country support the electrical contracting industry through advocacy, education, research, and standards development.
About ServiceChannel (http://corp.servicechannel.com/)
ServiceChannel’s vendor management software provides facilities managers with a suite of tools to source, procure, manage and pay for facility maintenance services from their own network of contractors. ServiceChannel’s flagship product, ServiceClick, provides a real time, web-based view of service data across all trades, locations and contractors, and enables facilities managers to drive significant ROI for their organizations without relinquishing control to outsourcers or investing in new infrastructure. More than 30,000 contractors use ServiceChannel’s tools every day at over 80,000 retail and restaurant locations in over 24 countries.
About Fixxbook (https://www.fixxbook.com/)
Fixxbook is an online platform that provide facilities professionals with a set of tools to procure, manage and ensure compliance of commercial contractors. Fixxbook offers instant access to qualified commercial contractors, equipping the facilities management industry with a powerful procurement platform to efficiently build and manage a solid vendor network from anywhere.