Our Team – Southlake/Colleyville/Grapevine
Rich Raade is the Owner/Operator of the Southern Painting Southlake Territory, which serves Southlake, Colleyville, Grapevine, Westlake, Trophy Club, and Irving.
For 15 years Rich honed his customer service and business management skills as a small business owner. In addition, he worked with PPG Pittsburgh Paints® for two years prior to joining Southern Painting. Rich has a keen sense of the need for unparalleled service in a competitive industry, and it is the primary motivation behind his work ethic.
Rich is originally from the Pacific Northwest. Seattle, Bellingham, and Ketchikan, Alaska are a few places he called home before he graduated high school in Tigard, Oregon and then relocated to Texas in 2001.
When not working, Rich enjoys spending time with his daughter. On the weekends, he enjoys playing soccer and sand volleyball. Rich is also an avid Tough Mudder and Spartan Adventure Race competitor.
Manuel Flores joined Southern Painting in 2016 bringing with him years of customer service experience in the residential painting business.
Manuel approaches every job with a highly consultative and relationship driven perspective. Working along side the sales team, Manuel will be there from the start to the finish of each job, supervising every detail of the project to be sure you have received the best in customer service, and are satisfied with your Southern Painting experience.