Ryan Martin is a new 2013 NEWH member and is an Architectural and Design Account Executive in the floorcovering division of McCoy Workplace Solutions in Houston, TX. McCoy is a commercial furniture and floorcovering dealer with offices in Houston and Austin. There he works with design firms throughout the Houston area on projects in Houston, throughout the US and internationally.
Ryan relocated to Houston, TX in 2011 from Austin, TX where he had worked in commercial flooring sales for 12 years. There he worked with design firms and end users on projects in the hospitality, corporate, higher education and industrial sectors. The University of Texas AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center and the St. David’s Round Rock Medical Center Renovations & Bed Tower Addition were among his more notable projects in Austin.
Ryan spent his youth playing jazz and R&B at venues in Memphis, TN which was near his hometown in Arkansas. He also studied musical performance in college. He had originally moved to Austin to play music and did so for a number of years in a variety of jazz and rock bands.