Bill Gray and Cindy Sollars Join C & O

It’s not new news, but it is news! Bill and Cindy Joined us in June but in our excitement to have them we failed to post the story!

Cindy recently retired from Philips Lighting Company after 29 years as a Senior Account Manager.  She has Lighting Certification from National Council on Qualifications for the Lighting Professions (NCQLP). Cindy is a member of IESNA.  She is a graduate of the University of Central Missouri with a BS in Education. Cindy is known for sharing her “Knowledge is Power” method to find the right lighting solution for her accounts.  Cindy values relationships and feels that sales is about taking care of people.  She and her husband Allen reside outside of Adrian, Mo.

Bill joins C & O with over 40 years in the lighting industry. In addition to sales responsibilities,   For the past 20 years Bill held the position of Central Regional and National Sales Manager for H.E. Williams Inc. Bill has an extensive background of working with distributors, contractors, architects, and engineers. Bill and his wife Kathleen reside in Parkville MO. They have 6 grown children and 9 grandkids. Bill has recently accepted the position of Sales Manager for C & O.

They have been and will continue to work hard to earn your business!

James Rodenberg joins the C & O Electric Sales Team!!

We are excited to announce that we have expanded our outside sales team to better support our customers. James was born in Columbia, MO and raised in Kansas City as the oldest of 4 boys. He was brought up as a huge KC and Mizzou sports fan. He graduated from Blue Springs South then Mizzou with a degree in engineering. James met his wife, Carrie-Lynn, at Mizzou and they’ve been married for 5 years and just bought their first house together in Overland Park, KS. James will bring his technical background along with communication and problem solving skills to C&O and its customers.