Please be aware that KINGWIRE has updated their website. Click HERE to check out all the new bells and whistles!
Parker Weeks has joined our Louisiana Supply team as Outside Sales. Parker received his bachelors degree in Business/ Sports Commerce from LSU, and has spent the past few years in the insurance and sports industries. We look forward to having Parker in New Orleans as we expand to our new office this year.
We now represent United Copper in Louisiana and Mississippi. United Copper manufacturers copper building Wire; THHN, TFFN, NM-B, UF-B, MC Cable, HCF, XHHW-2, and bare Copper.
Kirsten Gautreau has joined our Louisiana team as Inside Sales. Kirsten is new to the lighting industry, with a background in the medical field.
Bell & McCoy recently attended the 2015 NEMRA Convention in San Diego where our teams were honored with the following awards. We appreciate these factories and customers that have made it possible for us to achieve these awards.:
King Wire - 20 Million Dollar Club
Superior Essex Top LVC&I Product Sales
Superior Essex Top Overall Sales Achievement
Superior Essex Excellence in Specification Initiative
Superior Essex Top Medium Voltage Cable Sales
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!
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.
Tiffany Mosel has joined our Louisiana team as Lighting Showroom Sales. Tiffany received her bachelors degree in communications from LSU and has a spent the past several years in advertising/marketing for a major corporation. We are excited to have her as a part of our growing lighting initiative in Louisiana.
We now represent Acme Electric, a full line manufacturer of dry-type distribution transformers covering a wide variety of applications.
We now represent Superior Essex. Superior Essex offers a full line of industrial cables including Instrumentation, Control, Power and Medium Voltage Cables, Fire Alarm, Security and Coaxial.
We now represent Shamrock in Louisiana. Shamrock is a supplier of Rymco EMT conduit and Pytco GRC conduit.
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 NEC in Louisiana and Mississippi. NEC manufactures an extensive line of UL-compliant nipples, elbows and couplings, and provides special coating services for critical corrosion protection. Their new BlackGuard coated conduit offers a fusion-bonded coating with exceptional corrosion protection for electrical piping, raceways, cable trays and enclosures.
Bell & McCoy Companies today announced that they have completed the purchase of Gulf States Electrical Sales in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Gulf States was owned by Kevin Kearney, who will remain in place as Principal/General Manager of the new entity, Bell & McCoy of Louisiana. We are very excited to have their team join ours, and will be making some announcements very soon as we look to expand more into the industrial market. Bell & McCoy Companies plans to continue the expansion into Louisiana and Mississippi with our normal progression of opening Bell & McCoy Lighting and Controls of Louisiana. We will be exploring all options, with plans to open our Lighting and Controls division in the next twelve months.
Normal operations will continue at:
Bell & McCoy of Louisiana
6251 Equity Drive
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70809
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