Recognizing innovation and resourcefulness among electrical workers, companies, and apprentices, Thomas & Betts, Memphis, Tenn., recently presented the 2002 Signature Awards to the latest round of recipients. Winners in the following three categories were selected by a committee of editors from EC&M and Electrical Wholesaling magazines, which co-sponsor the awards program, and announced at the National Association of Electrical Distributors annual meeting in Atlanta.

Electrical Professional of the Year – Walt Czyrnik, executive director of the Mid-South Independent Electrical Contractors, Bartlett, Tenn.

Electrical Company of the Year – Guarantee Electrical Co., St. Louis.

Student/Apprentice of the Year – Kelly Myers, Aladdin Ward Electric, Sarasota, Fla.