About Us


ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR magazine is a monthly publication that serves the field of electrical construction. The magazine is published by the National Electrical Contractors Association and charged with covering the entire electrical construction industry. The 80,000+ readers include business owners, partners, presidents, engineers, estimators, purchasing agents, project managers, supervisors, foremen, electricians and others.

ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR provides its audience with the latest industry trends in National Electrical Code, other applicable codes and standards, power supply and transmission systems, low voltage and integrated systems, utilities, alternative and renewable energies, energy efficiency, safety best practices and standards, lighting, controls and automation, design/build, service and maintenance, cabling, legal and contracts, estimating, market development, research and much more.


In addition to the printed magazine, ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR supplements distribution through various digital media channels, including ECmag.com, a mobile app, social media, videos and more. Through these channels, ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR can provide its audience with more adaptive industry coverage, informing readers as trends change and news arises.

Advertising and Media Kit

ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR offers many advertising opportunities. Please visit our media kit page where you can find details and contact information for our marketing representatives.

Media Room

Visit our Media Room for press releases and more about ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR.

Submission Guidelines

ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR is not open for submissions. Our editorial policy dictates that 100 percent of our editorial must be from paid contributing editors or staff writers. ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR does not accept contributed articles.

However, if you would like to write for ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR, you may query editors Julie Mazur and Timothy Johnson.

Awards and Accolades

ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR has won dozens of prestigious awards for editorial and design exellence. The magazine is consistenly honored among the B-to-B publishing elite.