MONTREAL, Oct. 29 /CNW Telbec/ - Globe Electric Company Inc., a leading
North American manufacturer and distributor of residential lighting and
electrical products, is pleased to announce that it has been named the 2007
ENERGY STAR(R) Recruit of the Year. Globe has been granted this honor in
recognition of the significant contribution it made in the last year to
promoting the ENERGY STAR program.
In November 2006, Globe created the Energy Division. One of this
division's main priorities is to oversee the ENERGY STAR certification of
Globe products and to ensure ENERGY STAR certified products are available in
Globe's product offering.
"We are deeply honored by this acknowledgement of our work", said Lisa
Zentner, Director of Business Development for the Energy Division. "The ENERGY
STAR symbol helps consumers identify energy efficient lighting and electrical
products quickly and easily. We are profoundly committed to promoting this
program and providing our customers with energy-smart choices."
The ENERGY STAR Recognition Awards have been given out for the last 5
years to a variety of organizations to acknowledge their efforts in promoting
energy efficiency. The winners are selected from organizations that
participate in the ENERGY STAR program. ENERGY STAR in Canada is a voluntary
arrangement between Natural Resources Canada's Office of Energy Efficiency and
organizations that build, manufacture, sell or promote products that meet the
ENERGY STAR levels of energy performance.
The ENERGY STAR Recognition Awards ceremony takes place on October 29,
2007. Globe is looking forward to the opportunity to celebrate with other
For 75 years, Globe has been an innovative leader in the residential
lighting and electrical industry. Globe develops tailored, category-focused
programs that provide highly effective retail solutions for some of North
America's largest retailers. Dedicated to the development, education and
promotion of energy saving products and technology, Globe offers consumers a
variety of ENERGY STAR(R), easy-to-use everyday product solutions that can
make a real difference. With more than 5,000 products covering 16 product
lines, Globe is uniquely positioned in the industry to deliver product value
and innovation. Globe can be found at www.globe-electric.com.
For further information:
For further information: Nili Berner, Marketing Communications
Specialist, Globe Electric, (514) 694-0444, ext. 261,