IDEAL Receives Hometown's Outstanding Business Award

Sycamore, IL, February 6, 2007 -- IDEAL INDUSTRIES, INC. today announced it is the recipient of Sycamore Chamber of Commerce's 2006 Outstanding Business Award.

IDEAL received the honor during the chamber's 92nd annual meeting, which was held on Jan. 25. Larry Forsberg, 2006 president of the Sycamore Chamber of Commerce Board, said IDEAL has played a valuable role in the community and has helped attract several other businesses to the Sycamore area.

"This business has literally helped shape our business community through the creation of the Sycamore Prairie Business Park," Forsberg said. "They developed this park for the benefit of the community and, in doing so, have attracted new businesses, have created new jobs and helped diversify and increase our real estate tax base."

IDEAL currently has 17 locations in 13 countries.

For more information, contact IDEAL INDUSTRIES, INC., Becker Place, Sycamore, Illinois 60178. Or phone 1-800-947-3614, Fax: 1-800-533-4483. On the web,


IDEAL INDUSTRIES, INC. has been serving the electrical industry since 1916. The company is one of the world's leading manufacturers of professional quality tools and supplies meeting the needs of installation professionals in the construction, maintenance, data communications and original equipment manufacturing industries.


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