About Us

Rob Cooney
Rob Cooney, Owner, President

Rob has been a co-owner and president of Preferred Painting since it's beginnings in 1992. With this 20 years of experience in servicing the commercial property management industry, he has developed a wide range of knowledge of the coatings industry and built hundreds of personal relationships with property managers, engineers, building owners, and vendors. He has been extremely active in BOMA (Building Owners and Managers Association) serving on and chairing several of the organizations committees. He is also active in IFMA and BOAC and served on the board of directors of Family Pathways.

Chris Miller

Chris Miller, Marketing

Chris has over 8 years of sales and management experience. He has worked in both direct and corporate sales working for the top direct marketing company as well as a Fortune 500 company. Chris’s passion is people and he excels in building and maintaining client relationships. Chris enjoys skiing, biking, fishing and numerous other outdoor activities. He is a graduate of the University of Iowa with a bachelor’s in Communications and Marketing.


Bryant Gunn

Bryant Gunn

Bryant Gunn has been in the construction and surface coatings industry for over 10 years. He owned his own commercial and residential painting company for 6 years before joining Preferred. He is currently an active member of IFMA, BOMA, IREM, and BOAC. He is OSHA certified in Construction Safety and Health and holds his Lead Renovator Initial from the EPA.