Dayna is one of the newest members at Painters Plus, joining our office team as the Executive Assistant. She's been married since 1986 to her husband, Jeff, and they have three grown children. Dayna has been working in the customer service industry for many years and enjoys talking to people which makes her a great candidate for the Executive Assistant position. Dayna also loves exercising, reading and spending time with her family, including her 20 nieces and nephews.
Felipe DeSouza – Office Manager
Felipe is very family oriented and passionate about helping others, always making sure everyone is taken care of. Such passionate and driven personality has lead him to succeed in the sales and customer service industry for a little over 5 years.
Felipe recently got married to his wife Bruna in April 2017 in a small ceremony in Hawaii. They have a lovely daughter and their family mascot, Billy. In his spare time, Felipe enjoys outdoor activities like snowboarding in the winter and going to the beach in the summer, until football season comes around when the whole family spends time rooting for the Patriots!
Julio Perpetuo - Estimator
Julio has worked in the customer service industry for over a decade. He is passionate about the needs and goals of his customers, and specializes in bringing peace of mind to home owners. By making an industry leap to painting from the restaurant business, Julio has found professional success at a high level at Painters Plus. Julio loves the outdoors and everything related to comic books. He dedicates his spare time volunteering at an elderly home in Marlborough. Julio is married to his best friend Jackie and together they have a handsome baby boy named Ben.
Gleydson Vial - Estimator
Gleydson was one of the first employees hired by Uga when he was starting Painters Plus. After few years working by Uga's side, he left to work with in window replacement and siding industry. Gleydson played an essential role in sustaining and growing the business. In the winter of 2014, Gleydson accepted Uga's invitation to rejoin Painters Plus. With a combination of a strong work ethic and great customer service skills, Uga believes that he is the perfect candidate to ensure complete satisfaction for his customers. His abilities and dedication makes him the perfect addition to our ever-growing company. Married to his high school sweet heart, Gleydson is the father of two handsome boys and beautiful baby girl.
Tamara Defreitas - Financial Manager/HR
Tamara is a visionary leader with exceptional business acumen and the functional competence to drive HR strategy and operations that improve business and personal performance. She works closely with our crew leaders to coordinate training and development needs throughout the organization.
Tamara has been married to Uga for 17 years, proving that behind every great man, there is a greater woman. The mother of two beautiful boys, she's the head coach of the business.
Uga Defreitas - Company Owner / CEO
Uga started painting homes when he was only 21 years old. At that time, he had been working for a carpentry company as a framer for about 3 years.
Uga's philosophy is that he will never understand or know enough, after almost 15 years in the industry he still studies the trade as if it was his first day on the job. Still guiding and growing the business after more than a decade, Uga credits his success to loyal customers and employees. Uga is his toughest critic! He takes great pride in his work. His main concern is the final quality of the job and having satisfied, happy clients. His dad held him to high standards when he was a kid, and Uga holds himself to even higher standards now.
Family ties and trust are very important to Uga.