We now represent Nest in all territories. Nest Labs is a home automation producer of programmable, self-learning, sensor-driven, Wi-Fi-enabled thermostats, smoke detectors, and other security systems. Nest introduced the Nest Learning Thermostat in 2011 as their first product. Since then, Nest Labs had grown into more than 1,100 employees, with a new engineering center in Seattle.
Matthew Lonardo, the newest member of the Integrated Solutions team, is originally from New York, but moved here as quick as he could. Matthew is currently pursuing a degree in Chemical Engineering at the University of Houston as well as working full time. As of now he doesn’t have much time for hobbies. He just works, goes to school, and hits the gym when he can. We are excited to have him on our team.
Sarena Lindsey has joined the Integrated Solutions team. Sarena is from the small, country town of New Boston, Texas. She started her career in the medical field in sales and management. She then moved to Houston and into the Oil and Gas sector running a regional office. She is married to Bell & McCoy’s very own, Kyle Warren, and she is the mother to a beautiful teenage daughter. We are glad to have her on our team.
Bell & McCoy Integrated Solutions now represents TPR Enterprises. TPR Enterprises is a New York based manufacturer of LED and Fiber Optic Lighting and Controls, and has become one of the premier manufacturers in North America. TPR was established in 1980 and has completed thousands of projects from Broadway Shows and Casinos to Commercial Buildings and High End Residences.
Bell & McCoy Integrated Solutions is now representing iGuzzini in Austin, Houston and San Antonio. iGuzzini was established in 1958 and produces today indoor and outdoor lighting fixtures. It is the Italian leader in technical and architectural lighting and ranks amongst the leading companies in Europe. Since June 2008, iGuzzini has created iGuzzini Lighting North America.
Bell & McCoy Integrated Solutions now represents Light and Green in Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Texas. Light and Green boasts an entire line of plaster and ceramic fixtures including trim-less recessed down lighting and step lighting that produces a clean modern look in residential applications.
Bell & McCoy Integrated Solutions now represents Focus Industries, a leader in landscape illumination, in Louisiana and Mississippi. Focus Industries offers a broad range of exterior lighting, aiming to fulfill every need of every project, no matter how difficult.
We are pleased to announce that STEVE SIMPSON is the recipient of our 2015 Danney Van McCoy Employee of the Year Award! This award recognizes one of our employees as someone with outstanding passion and desire, who bettered our business and performed above all others.
Steve is our Oklahoma territory manager. He started with Bell & McCoy in 2006 after spending time at Borders States as our customer and our friend. Steve and his team have won the Legrand Circle of Excellence award three out the last five years and were recognized in the opening comments of the Legrand National Sales Meeting last January. As many of you know, Steve will help anyone at any time with anything and he applies that attitude to his professional and personal life. Please join us in congratulating Steve on this award!
Amber Shrewsbury will be working the Oklahoma and Arkansas territories for Bell & McCoy Integrated Solutions. She has a design background, and came to us from an automated window treatment background, working for a Local Supplier for 8 years, along with a manufacturer for the last 2 years. She is on the board of directors for the Local Oklahoma chapter for the American Society of Interior Designers. We are eager to see her grow with our team.
We are now representing Light Efficient Design in Oklahoma. Light Efficient Design offers a premier source of high-quality, cutting-edge LED retrofit lighting solutions. Their LED retrofit lamps provide a simple alternative to total fixture replacement and deliver quick ROI.
Bell & McCoy Integrated Solutions now represents Focus Industries, a leader in landscape illumination, in Austin, Dallas, Houston, and San Antonio. Focus Industries offers a broad range of exterior lighting, aiming to fulfill every need of every project, no matter how difficult.
We now represent Lucifer Lighting Company in Austin and San Antonio. Lucifer Lighting offers U.S. manufactured low voltage lighting products including fiber optics, track and spots, light strips, down lights, and LEDs.
The newest member of our team, Sydney Pendleton, will be working with contractors in the Houston area. She will be a part of the electrical, lighting, and Integrated Solutions teams. Sydney was born and raised in Tomball, TX. While she is new to the lighting industry, she has been around construction most of her life, as her father is a developer and home builder. Sydney loves to hunt, fish, and spend time on the water. We are excited to have her.
We now represent Impact Lighting, Inc. in Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana. Impact Lighting, Inc. is an award winning manufacturer that creates innovative lighting solutions for architectural, commercial, residential, and aquatic applications. They offer unique products and great service quality by incorporating superior design and a fresh approach to integrate light into a lifestyle.
We now represent Basalte in Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana. Basalte has pioneered a completely new way to interact with a home automation system, control lighting, shading, and much more. Exclusive and extremely high end aesthetic for home control.
Chase Coale has joined our Bell & McCoy IT team in Houston. Chase has an associate's degree in Information Technology, and is working towards his Microsoft certifications. Chase will be a great asset to our team.
We are pleased to announce the winner of our first ever Danney Van McCoy Employee of the Year Award ... KODY ELLIS! This award recognizes one of our employees as someone with outstanding passion and desire, who bettered our business and performed above all others. Kody is our Inside Sales Manager for Bell & McCoy South Texas and started with us right out of Texas A & M with a degree in Meat Science in May 2007. Please join us in congratulating Kody on this award!
We now represents Electric Mirror in Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana and Oklahoma. Electric Mirror is the global leader in Lighted Mirrors and Mirror Technology. They have been serving the hospitality and residential industries for over fifteen years with product lines that include Lighted Mirrors, Mirror TVs, Waterproof TVs, Mirrored Cabinets, Corridor Lighting, Wardrobe Mirrors, and Makeup Mirrors. Electric Mirror’s presence in the luxury hotel industry is known throughout the design community as simply unsurpassed.
Bell & McCoy Integrated Solutions now represents Acoustic Smart, a full service firm providing top-end furniture, acoustic treatments, and fiber optic ceilings to the CEDIA Dealer. They can also design your dream theater space for you along with installation.
We now represent Trak-Kit in Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Louisiana. The Track-Kit system, designed to meet people's need for mobility and versatility with their plasma or LCD screens, offers customized configurations for residential homes and commercial spaces.
We now represent SnowSound USA. SnowSound provides innovative panels that mimic the properties of freshly fallen snow to absorb sound and eliminate echo for a balanced acoustic environment. Their patented composition significantly optimizes room acoustics by absorbing mid-range and low-range frequencies while still reflecting some of the high-range frequencies such as essential pitches in music for a balanced acoustic environment.
We now represent Cleerline Technology Group in Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Louisiana. Cleerline provdes unique solutions for Commercial and Residential Integrators to maximize efficiency, complete system installations, and increase their company's bottom line. Cleerline combines the following Industry leading brands and solutions:
Danney McCoy has announced his retirement, effective May 30, 2014. Danney founded Bell & McCoy 42 years ago. His vision and passion for our company and this industry will always be a part of us. On June 1, 2014 he will begin an exciting new journey as he and Breanna move to Boquete, Panama. Click here to read the retirement announcemen from "Panama Dan".
The Houston Electrical League honored Danney with their prestigious Legacy Award. A $2,000 scholarship will be given in his name every year to a deserving student. The Legacy Award honors individuals who have been supporters of the H.E.L. and made a substantial impact on our industry. Congratulations Danney Van McCoy!
This newly formed company, Bell & McCoy Integrated Solutions, will cover the four states of Texas, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Arkansas in the Security/AV business. Our plan is to represent manufacturers in both the commercial and residential markets. We are anticipating many announcements in the very near future.
William Ellis "Buddy" Binyon, 68, passed away peacefully Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014. Buddy was born on March 4, 1945, in Odessa to Nicholas and Heloise Binyon. He enjoyed the water and all things about it. He especially enjoyed boating, fishing, "bobbing," sunrises, sunsets, night riding, and most of all his family and friends. Buddy's career in the electrical industry spanned over 40 years. He joined Bell & McCoy in 1972 as a principal owner. Throughout his time in the industry, he was considered a leader, mentor, confidante, trainer, supporter and, most of all, a friend. He was a passionate man who had a true spirit for living life to the fullest. He cherished his family. Survivors: His wife and best friend of 48 years, Irene; son, Jason and his wife, Gina; daughters, Paige Lonibos and her husband, Neil, and Stacy Binyon; grandchildren, Tanner, Trace and Ty Binyon, Ashton, Braeden and Cason Lonibos; brothers, Nick and his wife Beverly, and Gary Binyon ; sister, Tricia Adcox and husband, Charles; as well as loving nieces and a nephew. Tribute Video