Jason is the Founder, Sole Owner, & CEO of Parrent’s Painting, Inc. Jason is passionate about his people—both employees and customers, committed to the strategic planning and growth of the company, and strongly believes that everyone is inherently responsible for their own personal and professional growth.
Jason studied Accounting at the University of Texas in Arlington in the early 1990’s before leaving to start the company. He is Vice President of the Texas DFW Council PDCA and is an active member in both the Owner’s Advisory Council and the Kingdom Business Leaders (Gateway Church) business groups.
Jason lives in Colleyville with his wife Rachel and their Goldendoodle. Together they have a blended family that includes his son, Dakota, and Rachel’s two daughters, Audrey and Avery. When he is not working on the business, Jason enjoys traveling, working out, watching action movies and taking naps.
Mac is Vice President of Operations and has been at PPI since 2018. He works directly with every employee at PPI to help remove everyday obstacles from their work load. His responsibilities include overseeing all aspects of painting operations, establishing strategic and tactical plans to improve production and quality in support of company goals, establishing and maintaining a continuous improvement program to include development of technical standards and technical audit program, and implementing an inspection and verification program, targeted training, and leveraging support from product manufacturers.
Mac prides himself as a manager with 20 plus years of experience. Before coming to PPI, Mac most recently worked as VPO at Naylor Commercial, and as a Senior PM/Estimator at Carrco Painting. He has a multitude of successfully managed projects under his belt, including Raytheon HQ, State Farm HQ, Parks District, DFW Airport HQ, TD Ameritrade HQ, and the McKinney HS Football Stadium.
Mac is Osha 30, CPR Certified, trained in LEAN principles, and Leader on multiple award-winning projects.
Mac lives in Dallas, TX with his wife Katie and their two sons Crawford and Beckett. He loves spending time with his family and all
“Let our advance worrying become advance thinking and planning.” ~ Winston Churchill
Toby is a Senior Estimator who has been at PPI since 2005 and works with the GC estimating and project management teams.
Toby has been in the construction industry for most of life. He worked at Northcutt Family Homes as a youngster just trying to help where he could (mostly just cleaning up jobsites and getting in the way) and continued working beside his grandparents through his high school years learning everything from running all types heavy machinery to all phases of new and remodel home construction. As a young adult, Toby moved on to metal fabrication where he built custom metal furniture and all types of metal buildings from backyard shops to barns and indoor riding arenas. In 2005, Toby got the opportunity to join the PPI team and has never looked back. He is proud to say he is part of one of the best and most respected commercial paint companies in the DFW metroplex.
Toby has landed several projects over the years from small tenant finish projects to million-dollar projects and everything in between such as 7-11 Headquarters, Mercedes Benz Financial, Cirque Apts. Remodel, In-N-Out Burgers, Grant Thornton, Caliber Home Loans Headquarters, Bed Bath and Beyond Distribution Center, and Gables Villa Rosa to name a few.
Toby lives in Red Oak with his wife Jaime and their blended family of 6 children, two boys and four girls.
Toby and his family spend their spare time doing all types of outdoor activities such as hunting, fishing, trail riding, and weekends on the lake. They also enjoy jumping in the truck and taking road trips down the Texas back roads in search of unique places, restaurants and cafes.
Kim has been with PPI since 2018, as an Estimator on both ground-up and remodel projects. Before PPI, Kim worked for 15 years as a Waterproofing Estimator and an Estimator/Project Manager in the Dallas area.
Kim began her career in the construction industry as a receptionist in the 1990’s and steadily worked her way through most departments to arrive at where she is today. Her work has been mostly in Texas, but she also did work in California where her largest effort to date is working with a general contractor on a 19-building, $22 million-dollar project.
Kim holds a degree in Food and Beverage management from the Le Cordon Bleu Culinary Arts Institute but found that her love for construction has guided her to where she is today.
Kim lives in Red Oak, TX with her sisters, nieces, and nephews. She still loves the culinary arts as well as writing, painting, and spending time with her family.
Rich has worked as an Estimator at PPI since 2018. He works with our customers and general contractors to provide an accurate and competitive bid to complete the project and exceed expectations.
Rich holds a degree from the University of Delaware and certificates in blueprint reading & project management software. Before joining PPI, Rich worked for a builder/general contractor in the Philadelphia area as a project manager and estimator. Rich has managed many projects ranging from just a couple thousand dollars to over a million, from the concept and design phases through budgeting to project closeout.
Rich believes attention to detail, following through on commitments, and being accountable makes everything run smoothly. He believes in doing everything the right way, even when that is the more difficult way, refining processes and being a lifelong learner. He recognizes that we are all on the same team, helping to deliver an outstanding finished product to the customer and grow our business in the process.
Rich lives in Flower Mound with his wife Eleni and their three children Gianna, Alex, and Penelope. They enjoy spending time together and
Steve is a Project Manager and has been at PPI since 2014. From ordering and managing material to performing tasks as a cost estimator, Steve is responsible for working with our customer’s project management teams from beginning to end. By managing and mitigating risks, he ensures our projects are completed on time while delivering our highest quality of finishes. Steve has supported and collaborated with some of the construction industry’s best and brightest project management teams. In doing so he has been able to build a plethora of relationships with customers built on trust and understanding.
Before coming to PPI, Steve served in the United States Army for 10 years as a First-Line Supervisor responsible for the health, welfare, morale and training of a Reconnaissance Platoon. During his service Steve was deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan where he was awarded the Army Accommodation Medal with Valor, Bronze Star Medal and Purple Heart Medal for wounds received in direct combat.
Steve believes that his experience gained through military service has provided a great foundation for his position with PPI. He believes it has instilled the necessary mindset needed to operate, adapt and overcome to the daily changes or shifts encountered in the construction industry.
Steve lives in Frisco with his wife Kim and their children Aubrey, Haylee, and Hayden. Steve is a reefer who enjoys building and maintaining his saltwater aquarium. Whether hunting for a big buck, playing dinosaurs with his son, or teaching and cheering on his daughters through soccer season, Steve enjoys spending quality time with his family.
Candice is a Project Engineer who has been at PPI since 2016 and assists the Project Manager with the procurement pertaining to each individual project. She previously worked for PPI as an Administrative Assistant, but her hard work ethic, attention to detail, and focus on customer satisfaction could not keep her in that position long. She is now thriving in her new role, and she strongly believes that the right attitude and work ethic will build great relationships.
Candice currently holds an associate degree and is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Construction Management.
Candice likes to spend time with her loved ones when she is not at work.
Mike is the General Superintendent and has worked at PPI since 2011. He works with our clients in the field to ensure that every job is a success, and Mike believes Parrent’s Painting will always go above and beyond to make our customers happy. Mike started as a helper in the field at PPI, then climbed the ranks as a Painter then Superintendent, and is now our General Superintendent. He oversees all work in the field, manages our manpower, and works with the Superintendents and Project Managers to troubleshoot any issues that arise on projects. He has worked on both small and large projects, including the 7-Eleven Corporate HQ, Mercedez-Benz Financial, Hilti Corporate HQ, Service King Corporate HQ, Capital One Auto Finance, UNT Indoor Practice Facility, and Waco Sports Medicine.
Mike lives in The Colony with his wife Danielle & their children Makayla, Dawson, Molly, and their newest addition sweet baby Morgan.
Mike’s wife and children keep him very busy and happy in his spare time.
Bob is a Superintendent who has been with PPI since 2017. He helps run the field and ensures all jobs are completed in a timely manner and with the best possible product. Bob has a lot of pride in everything he does, from the interaction with his customers to the quality of work expected of himself and PPI.
Before coming to PPI, Bob worked with Flywheel Sports as the Facility Manager over the DFW locations. He kept the equipment and buildings running smoothly and clean. Bob also attended multiple community colleges and studied digital electronic, telephony, drafting and automotive. Bob always works to make a difference and to make himself an asset.
Bob lives in Frisco with his wife Denise and their fur baby. In his free time, he likes to fish on the lake or ocean with his family and friends. He also enjoys searching for rare aquarium fish, refurbishing aquariums and cars, and playing golf.
Alfredo is a Superintendent who has been at PPI since 2018. He works with the field and office teams to showcase how great the quality of work is at PPI.
Before coming to PPI, Alfredo worked for another large painting contractor since he was 18 years old. He worked on the American Airlines Center, Cisco, the Perot Museum of Science, UTD, the Gaylord Texan, the George Bush Library, Parkland, and the State Farm projects, just to name a few. Alfredo loves what he does and is very proud of his accomplishments, especially since he started out in the industry as a helper and is now a superintendent. He is known in the industry for his hard-working attitude and how great he gets along with his clients and coworkers.
Alfredo lives in Dallas with his wife and four children. He likes to go for runs with his kids and go on walks with his wife. He is also a boxing coach and works on his trucks when he has free time.
Darci has been at PPI since 2011 and works with all internal departments to complete the day to day office operations, including payroll, A/R, A/P, and insurance. Before coming to PPI, Darci worked as both a Special Education teacher at a Charter School in Garland, TX and as a Special Education assistant at a middle school in Plano, TX.
Darci holds a BA in Psychology from Ouachita Baptist University. Darci is also working on a graduate degree in Professional Development from Amberton University.
Darci serves as Secretary of the non-profit organization, Keegan’s Place. Keegan’s Place provides financial help, counseling services, and other resources to adolescents, veterans, first responders, and their families.
Darci lives in Garland with her husband Scot, who is a Dallas Police Officer, and their two dogs and two cats. She enjoys crafting and traveling in her spare time.
Rachel has worked as Customer & Employee Relations Manager at PPI since 2018. She works internally to ensure that our employees in the office and in the field are heard and feel valued by coordinating company meetings and lunches, quarterly team building events, bi-annual employee appreciation events, and heading up our charitable endeavors. She works externally to make sure our customers are taken care of by coordinating customer appreciation initiatives and events and is responsible for the Pre-Qualification process.
Prior to PPI, Rachel worked as a controller in the construction industry, a teacher, and as a Sourcing Manager and Technical Writer in the telecom industry. Rachel has traveled extensively in Mexico, Europe and South America for business and has had some truly
life changing experiences.
Rachel received an MBA in Strategic Leadership from the University of Dallas and a BA in English/Technical Writing from the University of North Texas. She is Secretary/Treasurer & Executive Director of the PDCA Texas DFW Council and Treasurer of the Harwood
Junior High PTA.
Rachel lives in Colleyville with her husband, Jason, and their Goldendoodle. Together they have a blended family that includes her two daughters, Audrey and Avery, and Jason’s son, Dakota. She enjoys working out, baking, calligraphy, interior design, and traveling.
Erica has been at PPI since 2018 and assists the Office Manger to update sales numbers, manage payroll, and input expenses. Erica believes her work supports the company by keeping track of the numbers.
Before coming to PPI, Erica worked at E-A-C in Austin, TX. Erica has an Associate’s Degree and is currently attending The University of Texas at Arlington in pursuit of a Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology.
Erica lives in Dallas and enjoys working out and spending time with her family when she is not at work or school.