Bell & McCoy Lighting and Controls


Company News

Tiffany Garcia

Tiffany Garcia has joined the San Antonio Lighting Team as an Inside Sales Representative. Tiffany served in the US Army for 9 years as a Transportation Manager, and served one tour in Iraq.  Her civilian jobs have utilized her managing skills, and given her sales experience.  Although new to the lighting industry, she has gained insights from her father, who is in construction.  She has also managed to get 3 college degrees!  In her spare time she volunteers with her church, reads, plays sports, and spends time with family and friends.

-September, 2015

Lucifer Lighting Company - Austin and San Antonio

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.

-August, 2015

Anolis Lighting

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.

-July, 2015

Denise Parker Promotion

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!

-June, 2015


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.

-May, 2015

Jim Whiteley

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.

-May, 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

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

Carlos Guerra

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.

-January, 2015

Bell & McCoy Lighting and Controls Announces the Opening of New Office in Austin, Texas

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

-March, 2015

Journee Lighting

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.

-January, 2015

Elk Lighting

We now represent Elk Lighting, a premier designer and importer of indoor and outdoor residential, designer and commercial lighting fixtures for the commercial market.

-December, 2015

Boca Flasher

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. 

-November, 2014

Cyclone Lighting

We now represent Cyclone Lighting, a specialist in the design and manufacturing of standard and customized street and area lighting products.

-November, 2014

JESCO Lighting

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.

-November, 2014

Vantage Lighting

We now represent Vantage Lighting, manufacturer of specification-grade recessed and surface downlights for commercial and institutional applications.

-October, 2014

Maegen Salinas

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.

-September, 2014

Imelda Catlin

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.

-August, 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 Lightsmith.  Lightsmith supplies specification-grade church, custom and architectural lighting.

-June, 2014


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.

-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

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

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


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.

-April, 2014


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.

-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


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.

-February, 2014

General Structures Outstanding Sales Performance Award

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!

-February, 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

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

Wyatt Shanks

 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.

-September, 2013