Sherwin Electrical, a leading provider of electrical construction services, is excited to announce its acceptance into the esteemed Gilbane Rising Contractor Program. This program, designed to support and mentor diverse and disadvantaged trade partners, presents an exciting opportunity for Sherwin Electrical to enhance its industry skills and expand its commercial electrical construction capabilities.

About the Gilbane Rising Contractor Program

The Gilbane Rising Contractor Program is committed to fostering growth and diversity within the construction industry by supporting and mentoring trade partners. Over the next five years, Gilbane has pledged to generate $100 million in awards to program graduates, highlighting its dedication to empowering emerging contractors.

Sherwin Electrical’s Commitment to Growth

“I’m excited to start this program. It signifies a new chapter for us as we grow the commercial electrical construction side of our business,” said Dan Sherwin, Owner and Operator of Sherwin Electrical. “Gilbane is a leader in commercial construction both in Ohio and nationwide, and we are grateful for this mentorship opportunity.”

The Mentorship Process

Upon successful completion of the program, participants, including Sherwin Electrical, will enter a one-year formal mentorship agreement with a senior-level Gilbane representative. This mentorship aims to further develop participants’ capabilities and prepare them for bid opportunities upon graduation.

Qualifications and Commitment

To qualify for participation, Sherwin Electrical has demonstrated its commitment to meeting several essential criteria. This includes a comprehensive application process, ensuring attendance of key personnel at program sessions, and active engagement in Gilbane’s pre-qualification process on Compass.

Furthermore, Sherwin Electrical holds certification in one of the required categories as a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business, reaffirming its status as a diverse and qualified contractor ready to contribute meaningfully to the construction industry.

A Trusted Partner in Electrical Construction

Sherwin Electrical has established itself as a trusted partner in the electrical construction industry, delivering high-quality services tailored to the unique needs of each client. With a focus on excellence and innovation, Sherwin Electrical has earned a reputation for reliability, efficiency, and exceptional craftsmanship.

Sherwin Electrical, LLC's certificate of completion from Gilbane's Rising Contractor program

Moving Forward

Sherwin Electrical’s acceptance into the Gilbane Rising Contractor Program is a testament to its dedication to growth, excellence, and diversity. As the company embarks on this new chapter, it remains committed to upholding its values and driving innovation in the construction industry.

For more information about Sherwin Electrical, LLC, or to inquire about potential collaboration and contracting opportunities, please visit or call (614) 800-4242.