Turn It On Electric is a licensed electrical contractor serving businesses and individuals throughout the Phoenix, Arizona metropolitan area. We attract technicians who:
- are highly qualified
- provide the best customer experience
- have a depth of talents
- create a winning experience
- are focused on commercial and residential customers
When you combine integrity, honesty, compassion, and fun, you get Turn It On Electric. We are driven to be the best, which starts from our leadership and permeates through the entire company. Every person on our team cares about people, whether they are coworkers, customers, or just a person on the street. And since we hire the best, we ensure that each person fits into their job perfectly.
Born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona, our founder Chad Ridenour has been in the electrical trade since 1996. Through the amazing support of his wife, two children, four dogs, and one cat, Turn It On Electric was born in 2010. As our president and CEO, he doesn’t have much time for hobbies outside of enjoying every moment he can get with his family. Chad has a passion for flying and one day hopes to have a hobby of flying small planes.
Andy is originally from San Antonio, TX and has been in the electrical industry for 16 years, 2 of which have been with Turn It On Electric. He and his wife are parents to a beautiful baby born June 2017. When not at work, Andy enjoys mountain biking and hiking, his Chihuahuas, spending time with family and friends, and traveling back to Texas as often as possible.
Originally from Mexico, José has been in the electrical trade—and with Turn It On Electric—since 2013. He has experience in residential, commercial, and industrial areas. José has been married 17 years, has six children, and one dog. He loves spending time with his family and friends as well as outdoor activities. He is also a fantastic artist with a love of woodwork.
Sean was born and raised here in Phoenix and has been in the electrical field for 25 years. His family is originally from Houston.
Bob, Service Technician
Originally from Erie, PA, Bob moved to Phoenix in 2013 and joined Turn It On Electric in 2015. He has worked in the electrical industry since graduating with an associate’s degree in maintenance electricity and construction technology in 1997. His experience includes residential, commercial, industrial, motor control, PLC programming, low voltage, and data communications. He has been married 22 years and is the proud father of three children and grandpa to one grandson. Bob’s hobbies include rock music and playing with his pet lizards.
Born in Detroit, Darius has always aspired to become an electrician. He attended high school and vocational school simultaneously and was offered a job as an electrician during a summer construction program at Gateway Community College following his high-school graduation. Darius has been an electrician for eight years and with Turn It On Electric for two. He loves his coworkers and the fun environment at the company.
Anthony is originally from California and has been in the field for three years, all of which have been spent with Turn It On Electric. His hobbies include riding motocross and working on his ‘65 Chevy pickup.
Bill, Service Technician
With 14 years’ total experience in the electrical field, Bill has been a part of the Turn It On Electric team for four years.
Pedro, Service Technician
Born and raised in Phoenix, Pedro has been working in the electrical field for more than 15 years. He’s been with Turn It On Electric for two years. Pedro married his middle-school girlfriend and is the father of five children. He is an active cyclist, runner, and food enthusiast who loves making and tasting all types of salsa. In his spare time, Pedro keeps busy with handyman work at home and playing basketball with his kids.
Tyson, Service Technician
Tyson has been an electrician since 2004 and joined Turn It On Electric in 2015. He is married with five children and enjoys spending time with his family and watching football.