Nominations for the 2022 award have ended. Cora Williams of Ideal Electrical Supply Corporation was recognized with the 2022 NAED Trailblazer Award. Read more about Cora on, and look for the article in the June 2022 digital edition of tED magazine. Cora received her award at the Women In Industry Forum in June 2022.

Nominations for the 2023 NAED Trailblazer award will be accepted from January 1-March 31, 2023. Nominations are free and forms will be available soon, so please check back.

NAED’s Women in Industry has helped create an environment that changed how women viewed the potential opportunities they had in the industry—a change that is developing new leaders who can bring their ideas and energy to companies in every segment of the industry.

The Women in Industry Trailblazer Award is given to a woman who has had an exceptional career in distribution and has had a positive impact on supporting women in the electrical distribution industry. The award is based on cumulative contributions and will be given at the discretion of the NAED Awards Committee and members of the Women In Industry committee.


Click below for more details on the winner of the 2022 Trailblazer Award.

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