DJB Wright Award Recipient

Congratulations to John Wright, recipient of our Douglas J.B. Wright Award, for his years of exemplary leadership and dedication to the electrical industry!


He is a third generation partner at Ontario Electrical Construction Company Limited (OEC) and currently Chairman of their Board.

John served on the GTECA Board of Directors for 16 years, and was President from 2010-2012. He was a trustee on both IBEW Pension and Health and Welfare Plans from 2000-2014.


He has served on the Local Joint Conference Board, ETBA, Labour Relations Advisory Committee, Local Area Negotiating Committee and was Director of the JAC while with GTECA. John also committed time to serve at the Provincial for the ECAO as a Director for JEPP and a member of the Human Resources Committee.


Pictured with John are his brother, Tim Wright, (on his left) of Ontario Electrical Construction Company Limited (OEC) and John's nephew, Jordan Wright (on his right), an apprentice with OEC.