Now in its 20th year, Electrical Career Specialists, Inc. (ECS) is a niche recruiting firm specializing in the electrical wholesale distribution industry. It began in 2005 when Wayne John, an electrical industry professional, recognized the need for a hiring specialist in the electrical industry.

Someone with real-life experience in all aspects of the industry who could communicate with distributors, manufacturers, reps, and resellers. A recruiting firm that exclusively served the electrical industry. He discovered that while some recruiting firms included the electrical industry, none specialized, so he created Electrical Career Specialists.