b'The Ontario Electrical Contractor is published quarterly for:Vol 58Issue 2Q2 2020 10 Carlson Court, Suite 702 From the President, Brad Walker 4 Toronto, OntarioM9W 6L2 S T N E T N O CTel: (416) 675-3226Fax: (416) 675-7736 (800) 387-ECAO (3226) From the Executive Director, Graeme Aitken 5 ecao@ecao.orgwww.ecao.orgECAO EXECUTIVE COMMITTEEThe Growth of Energy Storage. 7 President: Brad Walker,Laframboise Group Ltd., Cornwalland its impact on electrical contractors Past President: Mark Lloyd,T. Lloyd Electric Limited, HamiltonFirst Vice-President: Ken Crawford,C & M Electrical, OttawaElectricians Advocate 8 Second Vice-President: Chris Cimek,E.S Fox Limited, NiagaraECAO interview with James Barry, IBEW CCO ETBA Chair: Terry Moore,TM3 Inc. KitchenerTreasurer: Doug Dinniwell,Gender Equality in Trades 10Western Mechanical ElectricalMillwright Services Ltd., BarrieInterview with female electrician, Gillian OlohanThe Ontario Electrical Contractor is the official publication of the Electrical Contractors Association of Ontario. Its purpose is to provide information and editorial comment on issues 10 Carlson Court, Suite 702 Toronto, OntarioM9W 6L2 that are relevant to the electrical contracting industry.Women Empowerment Through Unions 11 Publisher . Robert ThompsonECAO interview with Cheryl Paron, Editor International Representative, IBEW First District Elyce MankewichSales Executives Nolan Ackman, Brenda Ezinicki,How to Prepare for a Cyber-Attack 13 April Hawkes, Derek de WeerdtSenior Design Specialist Krista ZimmermannThoughts of Future and Past 16Junior Design Specialist Marisa GiesbrechtContractors speculate about technology Published by:mediaedgepublishing.comECAO and IBEW Step Up to Help During COVID-19 19 33 South Station Street Return Undeliverable Items to: Electrical Contractors Association of Ontario, North York, ON M9N 2B2 (866) 480-4717 Email: robertt@mediaedge.caProfessional Services Directory 22 531 Marion Street Winnipeg, MB R2J 0J9 (866) 201-3096 Fax: (204) 480-4420 www.mediaedgepublishing.comPresident Kevin BrownSenior Vice-President Robert ThompsonDirector, Business Development Michael BellBranch Manager Nancie PrivThe Ontario Electrical Contractor is printed on 10% post-consumerAll rights reserved. The contents of this publication may not be reproduced by any means, in whole or in part, without ECAO Member, Plan Group, working on the temporaryFSC certified paper using soya based inks. When necessary to mailthe prior written consent of the association.COVID 19 hospital for Joseph Brant Hospital. an issue in an enclosure, we use an environmentally-friendly, 100%Photo courtesy of Plan Group. oxo-degradable poly-wrap. PUBLICATION MAIL AGREEMENT #40063602Ontario Electrical Contractor3'