Bell & McCoy Lighting and Controls


Company News

Boca Flasher

We now represent Boca Flasher in Dallas and west Texas. Boca offers a full line of architectural wall washers, floodlighting, and RGB technologies. Boca collaborated with each individual designer to customize a truly unique set of products to meet the needs of every job.

-August, 2015

Elizabeth Butler

Elizabeth Butler has joined Dallas' Lighting team as a sales assistant. She has one year of experience in lighting and a strong customer service background. She loves spending time with her 4 year old son, Landon. We are glad to have her on our team.

-July, 2015

Chris Karigan

Chris Karigan has joined our Dallas Lighting team as a Project Manager. Chris has several years of experience in customer service and will be a great asset to our growing team. She has two kids heading off to college this summer.. one to Alabama and one to the University of Texas. Good luck to them and to Chris on her new career!

-July, 2015

Jon Darnell

Jon Darnell has joined the Outside Sales team in Dallas. Jon comes to Bell & McCoy with over 20 years of industry experience. His main focus will be electrical distributors and contractors, but he will be heavily involved in municipal end user calls as well as school districts. We are very excited to have him as an asset to our team!

-June, 2015


We now represent Aurora Lighting in Dallas.  Aurora offers indoor/ outdoor luminaries, LED lamps, and constant voltage LED drivers.

-April, 2015

Rig-A-Lite - Austin, San Antonio, and Dallas

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.

-April, 2015

Ephesus 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.

-March, 2015

Chip McDaniel

Chip McDaniel is our newest Distribution Sales rep in Dallas. Chip is a graduate of Texas State University, and has been in manufacturing sales for the last 10 years. We are glad to have Chip on our team.

-March, 2015

Crystal Durst

Crystal Durst has joined our Dallas Lighting team as an Inside Sales Assistant. Crystal has over two years of experience in lighting, and spent eight years in the electrical contracting world. She is very excited to begin her new career at Bell & McCoy.

-February, 2015

Logan Frala

Logan Frala has joined our North Texas Lighting team as a Project Manager. Logan is originally from Houston, and has spent the last three years in manufacturing. Her positive attitude and great insight is a welcome addition to the team.

-January, 2015

Tiffany Reedy

Tiffany Reedy has rejoined the North Texas Lighting and Controls team as Inside Sales. Tiffany has been in the lighting industry for 9 years and brings a great deal of knowledge and enthusiasm to her group. We are glad to have her back! 

-January, 2015

Chase Coale

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.

-January, 2015

Michael Krug

Michael Krug has joined our North Texas Design and Applications team. Michael is a recent graduate of the University of Texas at Arlington. He comes to us with an architectural background, and is eager to begin his new career in Lighting and Controls.

-December, 2014

Cyclone Lighting


We now represent Cyclone Lighting in North Texas.  Cyclone Lighting specializes in the design and manufacturing of standard and customized street and area lighting products.

-December, 2015

Visco Lighting

We now represent Visco, manufacturer of a wide variety of cast iron and steel ornamental streetlights, traffic signal poles, bollards, and other streetscape equipment.

-November, 2014

Anolis Lighting

We now represent Anolis Lighting, 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.

-November, 2014

Lightnet Architectural Lighting

We now represent Lightnet Architectural Lighting, a specialist for professional building illumination, inspiring customers with aesthetic, functional and energy-efficient luminaires. 

-August, 2014


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.

-July, 2014


We now represent Luminii, a premier manufacturer of specification grade LED lighting products for interior and exterior applications.

-June, 2014

Douglas Lighting Controls

We now represent Douglas Lighting Controls.  Douglas offers a full line of lighting control products from basic components to pre-assembled systems.

-June, 2014

Beachside Lighting

We now represent Beachside Lighting.  Beachside Lighting is a manufacturer of copper and brass landscape lighting luminaires for residential and hospitality applications.

-June, 2014


We now represent DeltaLight in Dallas.  DeltaLight is a leader among high-end contemporary and architectural lighting manufacturers, and their products are a source of inspiration for lighting professionals.

-June, 2014

Megan Fitzgerald

Megan Fitzgerald has joined our Lighting team in Dallas.  Megan is  is a recent graduate of Texas A&M with an Engineering Degree.  She will begin learning our business by working in customer service and quotations and then transition into an engineering sales role.

-June, 2014

Dan McCoy Retirement and Legacy Award

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!

-May, 2014


We now represent Luminance, manufacturer of elegant hospitality and residential lighting for both simple and extravagant spaces.

-May, 2014


We now represent Litelab in Dallas.  Litelab is US-based manufacturer of architectural cove and busrun lighting for museums, retail, commercial and high-end residential.

-May, 2014

Taylor Jacobs

Taylor Jacobs has joined our lighting team as a Lighting Designer.  Originally from Dallas, Taylor earned his BFA in Lighting Design from the University of Cincinnati.  After graduation he went on to work for the Cincinnati Opera as the Assistant Lighting Director before moving to New York where he was a lighting designer for a prominent manufacturer.  Most recently, Taylor has worked in Dallas as a lighting designer.

-May, 2014

Hinkley Lighting

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.

-April, 2014


We now represent LEUCOS in North Texas.  LEUCOS uses innovative materials and technologies, combined with traditional design, to produce modern, contemporary, decorative interior fixtures.

-April, 2014

IMARK Platinum Level Award

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.

-April, 2014

Crystal Terry

Crystal Terry has joined our Lighting and Controls customer service team in Dallas.  Crystal is new to our industry and is a student at UNT.

-April, 2014

TPR Enterprises

We now represent TPR Enterprises.  TPR is a premier manufacturer of LED and Fiber Optic lighting.  With a core group of LED products and a complete range of Fiber Optics, TPR can solve a multitude of your lighting needs and is dedicated to making your project a success — from initial design to final programming.

-April, 2014

Brandi O'Daniel

Brandi O’Daniel has joined our lighting accounting team located in Houston.  Brandi has eight years experience in accounting, previously in the marine and engineering/construction fields.  She is currently pursuing a degree in accounting at the University of Houston.

-March ,2014

Green Creative

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.

-March ,2014

Light Efficient Design

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.

-January, 2014


We now represent the Visioneering line.  Visioneering is a comprehensive organization that specializes in LED & fluorescent lighting products and metal fabrication. With a focus on quality and a commitment to growth, Visioneering has made a sizeable capital investment in new machinery and a state-of-the-art infrastructure The company firmly values the long-term relationships with its vendors, clients and employees that have been forged in the more than 55 years that it has been doing business Visioneering employs a team of dedicated Inside Sale Representatives whose primary objective is to provide superior service.

-November, 2013

SSL - Solid State Luminaires

Bell & McCoy Lighting and Controls Dallas now represents SSL - Solid State Luminaires. Solid State Luminaires manufacturers the next-generation of LED technology at an affordable cost. Eight years of exhaustive research, a network of world-wide partners and utilization of the best technology available has culminated to form Solid State Luminaires, your premier LED solution provider.

-December, 2013

OnLine Power, Inc.

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.

-February, 2014

William Ellis "Buddy" Binyon (1945-2014)

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

-January, 2014

Tammy Koch

Tammy Koch has joined Bell & McCoy Lighting and Controls of North Texas as an inside sales representative.  Tammy will be focused on sales and customer service.  She brings 9 years of industry experience to the Bell & McCoy team.

-October, 2013

Kalynn Weiss

 Kalynn Weiss joined Bell & McCoy Lighting and Controls in Dallas, taking the role of Senior Specification Sales. She had spent the previous 7 1/2 years working as the VP of Specification Sales for Litelab. Previously, Kalynn was a Regional Sales Manager for 5 years with ERCO Lighting. In 1981, Kalynn joined Tully Weiss Lighting Design where she and her husband designed high end residences and sound studios until they took a sabbatical and moved to Lake City, CO. Upon their return to Dallas in 1999, they formed Switch, designing the lighting for large commercial buildings, senior developments, performing art centers, as well as high end residential. In 2011 they formed 2 Studio Inc. to continue their design projects. With her extensive experience in the Design industry and graduating from Texas Tech University, Kalynn brings her passion for impeccable design and keen eye of architecture to the Bell and McCoy Lighting and Controls Team.

-September, 2013

Tejal Thakur

 Tejal Thakur is joining us in the role of Director of Lighting Specification Sales for North Texas. Having been in the industry for over 15 years and most recently serving as a Regional Sales Manager for Lumenpulse Lighting, Tejal brings to Bell and McCoy a wealth of lighting sales knowledge from her experiences as a senior specification sales representative for Hossley Lighting Associates and a regional sales manager for Lightolier. Her first experiences in the lighting industry occurred immediately after she received her Architecture degree from Texas A & M University and began working for Opus Architects and Engineers as an architectural associate. From there she transitioned into a role as a lighting designer working for Bouyea and Associates and Mary Peyton Lighting Design. She has a deep understanding of the ever-changing Lighting Industry, underlying technological breakthroughs, product innovations and the competitive landscape of the market.

-September, 2013

Charles Owen

Charles Owen is a new member of the Bell & McCoy Lighting and Controls in North Texas. While his primary responsibilities will include calling on electrical distributors in the DFW area, Charles will also have some specifier and contractor accounts as well. He has spent the last 15 years in the automotive sales industry, with the previous 5 years serving as the sales manager at the Park Place Lexus dealership in Grapevine. Charles has a wealth of sales experience and has shown tremendous drive and motivation in learning the industry in general and lighting more specifically.

-January, 2014