McKinney, Texas-based RV shade supplier  MCD Innovations is marking its ninth anniversary this month.

According to a press release, the company began operations as MotorCoach Designs, a family owned business, in May 2003 in a 7,500-square-foot space with a total of six employees. Initially, the company specialized in producing private-label exterior sun screens for various RV manufacturers as well as the aftermarket.

Today, MCD is recognized as the developer, manufacturer and supplier of the popular MCD American Duo Day/Night Roller Shade System, which provides excellent solar protection and privacy, while still allowing stellar outward visibility. American Duo Shades are now installed as original equipment at the factory on numerous RV brands including Winnebago, Itasca, Monaco, Newmar, Fleetwood, New Horizons, Excel, Born Free, Coach House, Foretravel, Renegade/Kibbi, NuWa, Forest River/Coachmen, Thor, Featherlite/Amadas, DRV/Doubletree, Dynamax and Phoenix.