Lyon Metal Company now Lyon Workspace

Lyon Metal was founded in 1901 when 25 year old Beverly Lyon Waters purchased $100 worth of equipment and set up a sheet metal shop in the basement of his parents' home in Chicago. Within a year his brother Frank had joined the company. In 1906 they relocated to Aurora where they continue to operate as Lyon Workspace.

Following is some of the Lyon historical information around which the company profile is being developed: