60 Years of BCOS
  • 1959
       
    Bay City Office Supply is Born  | BCOS Office Technologies (3)

    1959 - Bay City Office Supply is Born

    1959 – Lynn Quillin of Bay City Texas started the company as Bay City Office Supply offering a variety of office supply items and furniture to the local business community.  Typewriter maintenance, adding machines, and calculators were the big demand items for the decades following.

    1959
  • 1981
       
    .INC  | BCOS Office Technologies (7)

    1981 - .INC

    1981 – Incorporated Bay City Office Supply

    1981
  • 1982
       
    Legacy Minolta Dealer  | BCOS Office Technologies (11)

    1982 - Legacy Minolta Dealer

    Seeing a future in technology, Mr. Quillin ventured outside of the traditional office supply model and became a Legacy Minolta office machines dealer offering office copiers and maintenance to local businesses.  This decision at the time would later prove to be one of the most strategic decisions for the future of the company regarding evolving […]

    1982
  • 2001
       
    New Technology Era  | BCOS Office Technologies (15)

    2001 - New Technology Era

    At 69 yrs. old and facing retirement, Mr. Quillin agreed to sell the business to a Texas Gulf Coast area businessman, Chris Gier.  Mr. Quillin stayed on with a three-year exit plan to assist Mr. Gier with the transition of business ownership.  The business plan presented to Mr. Quillin by Mr. Gier was an aggressive […]

    2001
  • 2002
       
    BCOS Inc.  | BCOS Office Technologies (19)

    2002 - BCOS Inc.

    Bay City Office Supply Inc. changed its legal company name to BCOS Inc in preparation for the expansion of the business to a more regional level along the Texas Gulf Coast.  The company also invested in an automated accounting system and brought in an executive level Service Manager/Administrator to focus on service operations and customer […]

    2002
  • 2003
       
    BCOS Office Technologies PC Monitoring

    2003 - Information Technology Services

    Seeing the evolving future of computer services and the link to connected office machines, the company acquired the assets of a small computer services business to expand into IT related services for its customers.

    2003
  • 2005
       
    Expanding for the Future  | BCOS Office Technologies (25)

    2005 - Expanding for the Future

    BCOS begins the planning process for facilities expansion to service the Greater Houston Texas Gulf Coast Region.

    2005
  • 2006
       
    BCOS Office Technologies  | BCOS Office Technologies (29)

    2006 - BCOS Office Technologies

    BCOS launches our dba name as BCOS Office Technologies – Built a geographically centralized warehouse in Angleton, TX to service the areas from Galveston to Matagorda and inland to Houston.  This strategy was to provide a more central reach to a larger concentration of business opportunity along the Houston Regional Texas Gulf Coast.

    2006
  • 2008
       
    Technology and Service  | BCOS Office Technologies (33)

    2008 - Technology and Service

    BCOS Office Technologies begins phasing out office supplies to focus on the future of technology and service.

    2008
  • 2009
       
    Expanded IT Services  | BCOS Office Technologies (37)

    2009 - Expanded IT Services

    Hired a full-time IT Manager and began offering more networking opportunities.

    2009
  • 2011
       
    Connected IT Services  | BCOS Office Technologies (41)

    2011 - Connected IT Services

    Our IT department now offers customers backup solutions, connected support, operating system management, and security.

    2011
  • 2013
       
    Managed Print Services  | BCOS Office Technologies (45)

    2013 - Managed Print Services

    BCOS expanded into Managed Print Services (MPS).  This service offers a comprehensive print management solution that will monitor your printer activity and alert us to any potential maintenance problems and/or low toner levels so that we can be proactive in taking the headache away from you and keeping you productive at what you do best!

    2013
  • 2018
       
    Zebra Technologies  | BCOS Office Technologies (49)

    2018 - Zebra Technologies

    BCOS saw a need to provide mobile printing and scanning solutions.  In 2018, we became a partner with Zebra Technologies.  BCOS now offers labels, badge printers, scanners, and mobile printers.

    2018
  • 2018
       
    BCOS Bay City Rennovation  | BCOS Office Technologies (53)

    2018 - BCOS Bay City Rennovation

    BCOS acquired a newly renovated office building in Bay City, Texas, and will be fully functional in 2019.

    2018
  • 2019
       
    Angleton Expansion  | BCOS Office Technologies (57)

    2019 - Angleton Expansion

    Completing a 1,500 square foot addition to our Angleton, TX location to house our expanding IT related services department.

    2019