Joe De la Rosa is the newest member of the Lighting and Controls team in San Antonio. He has been in Electrical Distribution for 13 years and now will be our Outside Sales rep calling on Distributor Sales. In his free time Joe loves hunting, fishing and going to the beach. Additionally, he enjoys spending time with family and friends. We are eager to see Joe grow with our company.
We now represent G Lighting in Houston, San Antonio and Arkansas. G Lighting’s mission is to provide quality architectural lighting products and personal service to their customers. G Lighting takes pride in their American made products. Their facilities are located in Saint Louis, Missouri. In addition to G Lighting’s catalog fixtures, they offer modifications and unique custom capabilities, including traditional and restoration solutions for any scale project.
We now represent Lux-Illuminaire in Oklahoma, Dallas, San Antonio, Mississippi and Arkansas. Lux Illuminaire is solely focused on creating architectural lighting products that are as subtle as they are brilliant in suspended, recessed, and wall-mounted applications. Their luminaires utilize state-of-the-art technologies, including name brand componentry, advanced optics, and integrated controls, providing some of the most energy efficient products on the market today.
Bell & McCoy Lighting and Controls now represents DLS Lighting in all territories. DLS offers specification grade LED fixtures that offer simplicity and elegant precision. Careful consideration has been given to create function, form and lasting quality in their products. DLS offers ultra-sleek fixture designs that compliment and accentuate commercial and residential architecture.
Andrew Derrick is the newest member of the Lighting and Controls team in San Antonio. Andrew was born and raised in the San Antonio area. He is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys guiding hunts and fishing on the Texas coast. Andrew is new to the lighting industry, but has seven years of sales and customer service experience. We are excited to see Andrew grow with our team.
Shelby Saunders has joined the Lighting team in San Antonio as their Controls Specialist. Shelby joins the team with seven years of experience in the lighting industry, and has spent the last three years specializing in controls with a Lighting and Controls Manufacture Representative in Seattle. In her free time she enjoys backpacking, traveling, and hanging out with her cat.
We now represent Nova Flex in all territories. Nova Flex works with leading architects, lighting designers, engineers, national account groups, electrical distributors/wholesalers, and lighting supply stores across North America to provide custom LED solutions for specific applications.
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.
Kyle Wren is the newest member of the Inside Sales lighting team in San Antonio. He is Class of 2014 at Texas A&M where he graduated with an economics degree with a minor in business. Kyle loves spending time with his friends and family. In his fee time Kyle likes to go Wakeboarding, golfing, hunting and fishing.
We now represent Reggiani in Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Mississippi and Texas. Reggiani is an international benchmark for the lighting sector, highly regarded for its ability to simplify complex technologies, making them easy to use, enhancing the livability of our environs illumining them in a safe, environmentally friendly manner.
Working in Outside Sales for San Antonio is Mike Riser. Mike was raised in George West, Texas and graduated from Texas A&M University in Industrial Distribution in 2013. Mike worked 4 years in Oil & Gas drilling operations. He is passionate about game management and wildlife conservation and enjoys motocross and a good game of catch. We are excited to see how mike grows within Bell & McCoy.
San Antonio’s newest member of the inside lighting team is Richard Merchant. Richard brings with him 37 years of experience in the Electrical Industry. The first 17 years were spent on the distribution side. The last 20 have been with a lighting rep, starting with project management, then moving to quotations for the last 17 years. Richard enjoys spending time with family especially at the coast in their boat.
We now represent Qualite Sports Lighting in San Antonio. Qualite has been the Sports Lighting Partner for high schools, colleges, parks and recreation departments, and minor and major league professional sports franchises for over 30 years. Qualite’s Q-LED GameChanger™ is the first high performance sports lighting system designed for all sports venues, from youth to professional sports stadiums with a focus on great connectivity and functionality at affordable pricing.
We now represent Steinel in Austin and San Antonio. The Steinel Professional brand covers intelligent products and cleverly engineered solutions for the professional user. This is where the focus is on energy efficiency and the use of cutting-edge LED and sensor technology. STEINEL PROFESSIONAL is the world's No. 1 choice as a full-line supplier of automated, efficient lighting control systems.
We now represent Luminaire LED in San Antonio and Austin. Luminaire specializes in Vandal Resistant Lighting as well as LED. Even though the company has grown and continues to grow, it remains a family-run independent company. Luminaire is committed to engineering excellence, domestic manufacturing, and the best customer service as possible.
We now represent ViVid Leds in San Antonio. Vivid Leds is a complete source for LED replacement lamps and fixtures, specializing in commercial, residential and architectural lighting applications.
We now represent TBR Lighting in Austin and San Antonio. TBR Lighting is a leading designer and manufacturer of custom indoor and outdoor architectural lighting solutions. With over 60 years of experience, TBR Lighting offers innovative and effective solutions for interior designers, lighting designers, building owners and developers alike.
We are now representing Certolux in Austin and San Antonio. From high output examination lighting to luminaires for cleanroom and vandal resistant applications, Certolux provides specification LED and fluorescent solutions for a wide range of demanding environments.
Bell & McCoy Lighting and Controls now represents Visioneering in Austin and San Antonio. Visioneering delivers state-of-the-art LED and fluorescent lighting fixtures for a wide range of applications. They’re committed to providing quick turn-around with 1 day, 3 day and 10 day delivery available on most items. With custom capabilities and a large selection of standard SKU's, Visioneering has a solution to meet your needs.
Bell & McCoy Companies announces the opening of a new Lighting and Controls office in Tulsa, Oklahoma. This new location will allow us to better serve Tulsa customers and shows our commitment to the Tulsa market. We have added two people to our inside team to support this new office. It has been an exciting time for the Oklahoma division since opening in 2012, and this addition will help pave the way to their continued success. DOWNLOAD ANNOUNCEMENT
We now represent HUNZA Lighting in Houston, Austin and San Antonio. HUNZA provides solutions for all exterior outdoor lighting applications such as step, path, driveway, deck, swimming pool, fountain and water-feature lighting, up-lighting, down-lighting and wall mounted installations. HUNZA lighting products will make your outdoor environment a lasting, valuable extension of your living or work space.
We now represent Orgatech Lighting in Austin and San Antonio. Orgatech offers a full line of LED Architectural Lighting. Orgatech has recently upgraded their Azusa, California factory to introduce these highly efficient and innovative new fixtures which have already been acknowledged as leading the market in indirect lighting performance and energy efficiency.
Bell & McCoy is excited to announce that we will begin representing GE Lamps and Ballasts in South Texas effective August 1, 2016. We now represent GE’s entire Lighting Product Portfolio, Lamps (Core and LED), Ballasts, and Fixtures (HID and LED) in Central Texas and the Lamps and Ballasts in Houston. GE has been a Leader in Lighting for over 100 years and we are excited about this opportunity with them. Lamps and Ballasts will be handled by our Supply Division, while fixtures will remain with Bell & McCoy Lighting and Controls. DOWNLOAD ANNOUNCEMENT
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We now represent Aurora Lighting in San Antonio. Aurora offers indoor/ outdoor luminaries, LED lamps, and constant voltage LED drivers.
We now represent TPR Enterprises in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma and Texas. 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.
We now represent Olympia Lighting in San Antonio, TX. Olympia designs manufactures and sells Industrial Grade LED Lights & Fixtures for the Commercial Lighting Industry. As the market leader, Olympia is the only company to offer a 250W LED Lamp replacements for 1,000 watt metal halide lamps. Olympia’s state of the art LED Lights are competitively priced, and are designed to perfectly fit existing commercial fixtures.
We now represent Indessa Lighting in San Antonio. Indessa offers USA made commercial indoor and outdoor wall scones and vanity lighting. Indessa’s unique approach utilizes modular designs comprised of common parts offered with only the most popular options and finishes. This enables the company to produce high-quality product – equal to that of high-end, expensive producers – at a significantly lower price. It also allows Indessa to make product modifications at a reasonable cost.
Terri Clark has joined Bell & McCoy Lighting and Controls in San Antonio working with the Lighting Specification team. She brings 14 years of experience in the Lighting Industry calling on architects, interior designers, and engineers. Prior to the lighting industry she spent 18 years in residential interior designs. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her family and bow hunting. We are excited to have her on our team!
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!
We now represent Peachtree Lighting in Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Louisiana. Peachtree Lighting, located in Covington, GA, USA, is a quality manufacturer of architectural grade downlighting, cylinders and decorative products. While the company‘s products are available in a wide range of traditional light sources, recent designs focus on the use of high efficiency LED components. Peachtree's products are ideal for architecturally sensitive and upscale applications including Hospitals, Health Care, Churches, Theaters, Auditoriums, Atriums, Hotels, Restaurants, and Specialty Environments.
We now represent NICOR Lighting in Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana and Arkansas. NICOR offers a range of commercial and residential LED lighting, including downlights, indoor, outdoor, exit and emergency lighting. NICOR continues to expand and is quick to embrace sustainable energy solutions and efficient products.
ROB DUNCAN - VICE-PRESIDENT OF LIGHTING SALES
Rob Duncan has been promoted to Vice-President of Lighting and Controls for Bell & McCoy Companies. Rob started our first lighting and controls business in June 2006 and has worked hard to build our team and make us a viable rep in the Houston market. Rob has a degree from Texas A & M University and prior to Bell & McCoy spent 10 years with Lutron Electronics. Rob has a huge passion to help us grow overall and in his new role he will be working with all the General Managers to help them build their businesses to even bigger levels than they are today. This is a new position for us and much needed as our business has grown considerably over the last 5 years. DOWNLOAD ANNOUNCEMENT
We now represent Contech Lighting in Arkansas, Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Oklahoma. Contech is a resource for innovative, high performance, and sustainable lighting solutions.
We now represent SolaRight Lighting in Oklahoma, Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas, and Mississippi. SolaRight Lighting offers the first patented, construction grade LED solar paver tiles and street safety markers in the world.
Melissa Rangel has joined San Antonio's Lighting Team as an outside sales representative. Melissa graduated from Texas A&M University with a degree in clinical psychology. She has spent the last few years working sales in the accounting world. Melissa enjoys trying new restaurants, travelling, and is a hug fan of the San Antonio Spurs.
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.
We now represent Anolis Lighting in Austin and San Antonio. Anolis is a cutting edge designer and manufacturer of high end architectural indoor and outdoor flood Lighting and wall Washers. Capabilities include color changing and motorized aiming LED luminaires.
Denise Parker has been promoted to Inside Sales Manager. Denise's industry knowledge, sales experience, and leadership skills have played a key role in our organization and we are excited that she will now be a part of our management team. She will be working with Jim Martin to coordinate Operations and the Inside Sales team. Congratulations Denise!
We now represent Erco in Oklahoma, Louisiana, Arkansas, and San Antonio. Erco has lit up exhibits and showrooms all over the world with their high performance LED downlights. Erco's global network enables them to guarantee a reliable service - especially on international, trans-border projects. Take a look at Erco's many past projects here.
Jim Whiteley has joined our Project Quotations team in San Antonio. Jim has been in the electrical industry for 28 years, the last 11 of which have been in lighting and controls. We are very glad to now have Jim on our team.
We now represent Rig-A-Lite in Austin, San Antonio, and Dallas. Rig-A-Lite offers innovative solutions and ruggedly designed products for marine lighting, industrial lighting, specialty lighting, petroleum lighting and food processing lighting.
We now represent Ephesus Lighting in all of the territories we cover. Ephesus specializes in LED sports lighting solutions for stadiums, arenas, and outdoor courts. Ephesus is different in that their new-age technology has been developed to give you control over exactly how much light you need, where you need it, and when it is needed. These customizations allow more light to be produced using less energy.
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.
Carlos Guerra has joined our Lighting and Controls team in San Antonio. Carlos has been in the lighting industry for 15 years, and is focused on growing business in the Rio Grande Valley.
Bell & McCoy Lighting and Controls has announced the opening of their new office in Austin, Texas. Beth Taliaferro has been named General Manager of this new division, and is excited to introduce the latest additions to the Bell & McCoy family. We appreciate the continued the support of our customers and friends, and we look forward to continued growth in this amazing market. Download Announcement
We now represent Journee Lighting. Journee designs and manufactures state-of-the-art LED lighting fixtures, including the award winning Lotus and Azara luminaires. Journée also designs and manufactures specification-grade Monorail and Monopoint systems for use with its LED Luminaires.
We now represent Elk Lighting, a premier designer and importer of indoor and outdoor residential, designer and commercial lighting fixtures for the commercial market.
We now represent Boca Flasher, a manufacturer with a history of successful LED lighting design and manufacturing since 1995. Starting with LED lighting and associated control products for the traffic safety market, Boca has progressively grown into a full-scale manufacturer and support provider.
We now represent Cyclone Lighting, a specialist in the design and manufacturing of standard and customized street and area lighting products.
We now represent JESCO Lighting Group, offering a comprehensive selection of contemporary, architectural, energy-efficient lighting fixtures for a broad range of commercial, institutional and residential applications.
We now represent Vantage Lighting, manufacturer of specification-grade recessed and surface downlights for commercial and institutional applications.
Maegen Salinas has joined our San Antonio Lighting team as Inside Sales Assistant/Receptionist. Maegen has spent the past several years in the insurance industry, and is excited to start a new career in lighting and controls.
Imelda “Imee” Catlin has joined our team as Project Manager/Inside Sales. Imee has 13 years experience in the building industry in project coordination, accounting, and human resources. She is originally from Hawaii and has made San Antonio her home for the last 7 years. She is an active volunteer for Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Texas.
We now represent Lightnet Architectural Lighting, a specialist for professional building illumination, inspiring customers with aesthetic, functional and energy-efficient luminaires.
We now represent Lilibend in Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas. Lilibend is a specification grade LED tape system suitable for architectural as well as high end residential projects.
We now represent Lightsmith. Lightsmith supplies specification-grade church, custom and architectural lighting.
We now represent ILP Lighting. Since its inception in 2003, ILP has focused its business solely on manufacturing high efficiency lighting products for a wide variety of commercial applications, providing the most comprehensive line of fluorescent, induction, and LED fixtures on the market.
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!
We now represent Hinkley Lighting. Hinkley manufactures energy-efficient decorative lighting solutions. They are a global brand, intent on providing the best in style, quality and value.
Bell & McCoy Companies received IMARK's Platinum Level Award for customer service provided during the year 2013. We are honored to serve our IMARK customers and look forward to partnering with them again this year.
We now represent iGuzzini, manufacturer of top quality indoor and outdoor lighting fixtures. They are the Italian leader in technical and architectural lighting and rank amongst the leading companies in Europe.
We now represent Sistemalux. Sistemalux designs and manufactures architectural specification grade product. Their indoor and outdoor luminaires are available in a myriad of lamp choices for commercial, institutional, urban and residential applications. The design flexibility of the Sistemalux products allows the specifier to adapt the products to their project requirements.
We now represent Green Creative, a solid state lighting development and manufacturing company that specializes in retrofit lighting for the commercial market, offering a comprehensive line of LED lighting solutions.
We now represent TerraLUX Illumination. TerraLUX designs and manufactures plug-and-play LED modules and light engines with intelligent on board drive circuitry to handle the engineering and integration work so you don’t have to. For lighting manufacturers, designers and building owners alike, we offer the “smartest” LED solutions.
Bell & McCoy Lighting and Controls San Antonio was honored by General Structures with an Outstanding Sales Performance Award. We are honored to receive this award - thank you John Turrell and the General Structures team!
Bell & McCoy Lighting and Controls now represents Light Efficient Design. The Light Efficient Design vision is to offer the broadest array of state-of-the-art lighting products. As pioneers in the ever-advancing LED industry, we aim to be the solitary source for quality products, eliminating customer confusion and risk from unknown suppliers or unforeseen variables. We believe in building trust through dependable operations, which provide our customers with competitive pricing, rapid order processing, and readily-available inventory from our domestic warehouses. Our primary focus is to maintain effective customer communication, thus we make sales training, product support, and recourse top priorities.
We now represent OnLine Power, Inc., a leading world-class designer and producer of power protection products. Since our beginnings in 1975, we have grown to this position by offering our customers a wide selection of power protection equipment based on the technological innovation and on the reliability of our products.
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
Wyatt Shanks is filling the position of Residential Systems Specialist with Bell & McCoy Lighting in San Antonio. Wyatt comes to us with ten years experience with Lutron and low-voltage control systems. Wyatt will be working out of the San Antonio and Austin area.