Rodney joined CIP in 2002. Since 2006 he has been the Vice President where his duties have included project managing, marketing, estimating, and scheduling for various sized projects. After receiving his Associate of Architectural and Engineering degree, Rodney worked at Earl Swensson & Associates Architectural Firm in Nashville from 1986 until 2002. His duties include construction administration, project management, and computer drafting.
Rodney holds certifications as a SSPC C-3 Supervisor / Competent Person Training for Deleading of Industrial Structures, OSHA 30 and Carboline Approved Fireproofing Applicator.
Clint joined CIP in October 2017. Clint has worked in architectural coatings since 1998. He started with Sherwin Williams as a Sales Associate and transitioned into Assistant Store Manager. In 2002, Clint went to work for PPG Industries. At PPG he held various positions including Assistant Store Manager, Commercial Store Manager, Sales Representative, and Field Sales Trainer. His current duties include commercial estimating and project management.
Jason joined CIP in February 2019. Jason has been involved in the coatings industry for 25 years. He started his career in 1994 working with PPG Paints & Coatings as Inside Sales then worked his way to a Store Manager and then to Outside Sales for the last 15 years. Jason serviced all segments of paints and coatings over his career, including commercial and industrial, making product recommendations, offering technical advice, and providing bids for paints and coatings.
Jason’s certifications include NACE level 1 Coatings Inspector #72828. Current Duties include estimating and project management of commercial projects.
Mike joined CIP in April of 2020. Mike has been in the coatings business for 27 years. He started his career as a truck driver at Porter Paints and worked his way to inside sales associate then assistant store manager and then store manager. He became a outside sales representative for PPG in 2015 and was there until joining the CIP team. His current duties include commercial estimating and project management.
Blake joined the CIP team in February of 2023. He has been involved in the coatings business for over 20 years. Blake started out in the industry painting through the summers of high school, and continued painting while attending Southern Connecticut State University where he earned his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. After graduating, Blake started a residential painting company where he was self-employed for several years before going to work on the supplier side with Sherwin Williams and later with PPG paints. Most recently, before starting with CIP, Blake worked as a Project Manager in Commercial Painting for 2 years.
Daniel joined CIP in 2019 as the full-time delivery personnel. In 2022 Daniel was promoted to the Commercial Shop Manager position. Daniel’s current duties include overseeing and managing the Commercial Shop operations with regards to scheduling deliveries of tools, equipment, paint, sundries and other essentials to all CIP job sites.
Greg joined the CIP team in 2017. Greg has over 32 years of experience in the painting industry including industrial, commercial and residential painting. His skills include all types of application methods and also include texture spraying and epoxy coating applications. He is OSHA 30 and CPR certified. Currently, Greg is a Commercial Field Superintendent overseeing multiple Foremen, field employees, subcontractors and jobs.
Tim joined CIP in 2016. Tim has been in the painting business for 35 years, starting painting when he was 16 years old. He became a foreman in a commercial painting company when he was 20 and has been painting ever since. He is skilled in hanging vinyl wallcovering, sandblasting and spraying all types of specialty finishes. He enjoys the challenge of completing very difficult jobs. Currently, Tim is a Commercial Superintendent overseeing multiple Foremen and jobs for CIP.
Certifications – OSHA 30, CPR and Lead Abatement
Charlie joined CIP in 2016. Charlie has been in the paint and wall covering industry since 1986. His experience includes working on projects such as Opryland Hotel, Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital, The Grand Ole Opry, and more. Charlie has earned OSHA 30 and CPR certifications. His current duties include overseeing field operations for the Commercial Division.
Mickey joined CIP 2003 as a painter. He worked his way up to Commercial Foreman in 2006. Mickey has been in the painting industry his entire life, starting part time in the summers with Charlie Irwin Sr. Mickey is skilled in all types of application methods including brushing, rolling, spraying and sandblasting. Currently, Mickey is a Commercial Superintendent helping to oversee our Foreman, multiple jobs, field employees and subcontractors. Mickey holds certifications of OSHA 10, OSHA 30 and various other safety certifications.
Joey started with CIP on March 14, 2023. He has been involved in the painting industry since he was 15 years old. Joey started running jobs for commercial painting companies in Nashville when he was in his early twenties and looks forward to being a leader in the field for CIP. Joey is trained and skilled in all application methods including spray machines, brushing and rolling. Additionally, Joey has seven years as a skilled trim carpenter for a local custom construction company. Joey has his OSHA 30 certification and his duties will include overseeing multiple Foremen, field employees, subcontractors and job sites.
Ricky joined CIP September 2019. Ricky has worked for many years in Banking/Customer Relation centered jobs. In 2013 Ricky and his family moved overseas to serve the Lord as Missionaries. He served 6 years overseas and returned to the U.S. in 2019. Soon after returning, he joined the CIP team. His current duties are Quality Control Manager, and he is part of our Safety Team.