MEET THE LEADERSHIP TEAM
Ryan Glass – Co-Owner
Ryan started Charleston Painting Contractors in 2008 and has been in the painting industry for 20 years. Ryan, his wife Stephanie, and 2 sons moved from the Charlotte, NC area to the Charleston area in 2008. Warm weather, beautiful beaches, and friendly faces are just a few reasons for relocating to open the business and raise a family in the Lowcountry.
Ryan earned a degree in Psychology at Coastal Carolina University in 2001. Ryan decided to broaden his horizons by traveling England for a year and further his education by studying abroad in Western Australia for 2 years. Ryan earned a degree in Surf Science and Technology at Edith Cowen University in Australia. While abroad, Ryan explored Australia, Europe, France, Indonesia, and other nearby areas.
In 2004 Ryan returned to his home town near Charlotte, NC beginning his painting career. He started as an estimator and sales rep with a local painting company. Ryan met David Portillo while working at the painting company in Charlotte.
David Portillo – Co-Owner/Crew Chief
David started Charleston Painting Contractors in 2008 and has been in the painting industry for over 30 years. David started his career in house remodeling in Charlotte, NC. He worked in all areas of remodeling to gain experience and improve his knowledge in the construction industry.
When David and Ryan met in Charlotte working for the same painting company they both had a common business interest: quality work with great customer services. After a few years working together, they decided to branch off and start they own painting business in the Charleston area.
David’s painting and carpentry experience, attention to detail, and excellent customer service gives Charleston Painting Contractors a leading edge in the painting industry.
Chadwick Wall – General Manager
Chadwick joined Charleston Painting Contractors in 2009 and has lived in the Charleston area since 2002. He enjoys the Lowcountry beautiful beaches and friendly community. Chadwick currently resides in Folly Beach with his wife and son.
Chadwick grew up working for his family’s construction business in Rock Hill, SC. In 2001, Chadwick earned a dual degree in Management / Marketing at Lander University. In 2002, Chadwick started a career in Event Marketing & Promotions in Charleston. Over the next 6 years he gained knowledge on project management, event planning, promotions, behavioral path marketing, sales, and business management. Since 2009 Chadwick’s main focus is providing excellent customer service and competitive prices for Charleston Painting Contractors’ quality projects.