Michael started full time in June 1978 after completing high school and 3 years of trade school as an apprentice electrician. Afterwards, in 1985, he was promoted to the firm’s residential project manager. For the next 7 years he scheduled up to a dozen crews, wiring up to 60 new homes in one month. Later, in 1992, Michael became the Vice President of the company. Consequently, he took over work estimating, various office duties, and training for his father’s gradual retirement. Then, in 1996, Michael was named President of the corporation, taking over his fathers duties and allowing for Harold’s full retirement in 2008.