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Saint Petersburg

Our Team

Brett DeMartino, President - Property Damage Expert and Instructor

  • Certified as a Master Restorer through the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC); Master Fire and Smoke Restorer, Master Water Restorer and Master Textile Restorer. Other IICRC certifications include: Applied Microbial Remediation.
  • State licensed and certified as a Microbial Assessor and Remediator through the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation. Certified through the Council of Engineering and Scientific Specialty Boards (CESB} accredit ACAC programs.
  • Other expert certifications Include: Insurance Loss Subrogation, EPA Lead Renovation and OHSA-General Industry.
  • Certified course instructor through the State of Florida for Continuing Education classes on fire, water and mold restoration.
  • Field experience includes fire, smoke, water and mold damage emergency mitigation and reconstruction; commercial and residential. Inspection and restoration of high-value and precious contents. Microbial and particle contamination testing, protocols, engineering controls and remediation.
  • Expert testimony for property damage losses in litigation.
  • Recipient of several awards for leadership and customer service In the field of Disaster Restoration.
  • Bachelor of Science Degree In Business from The University of Washington.

John Morgado, Marketing Manager/Operations - Property Damage Expert

  • Certified in Water Restoration, Applied Structural Drying, Fire and Smoke Restoration, Mold Remediation, Odor Control, and Carpet and Tile Cleaning through the IICRC.
  • State licensed and certified as a Microbial Assessor and Remediator through the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation.
  • Store Manager for Interlink Supply for one year, during which John was completely trained and certified in all areas of property damage restoration, trained to use all the latest industry equipment, and extensively educated on all restoration chemicals, products, and industry procedures.
  • Marketing manager and project manager for two years for the Water and Fire Restoration company.
  • Four years sales experience in the property damage restoration industry.
  • Extensive experience including fire/smoke/water/mold damage emergency work; both residential and commercial.

Danlelle Hoene, Office Manager- Property Damage and Cleaning Expert

  • Certified in Water Restoration, Applied Structural Drying, Fire and Smoke Restoration, Mold Remediation, Odor Control, and Carpet and Tile Cleaning through the IICRC.
  • 21 years of front-line customer service experience.
  • 15 years of experience in retail management and office management, 10 years in the restoration and carpeting cleaning industry, seven years at Rainbow International.
  • Key administrative role that lead to more efficient and systematic integration to Rainbow International's office systems.
  • Certification and extensive training and knowledge of Dash/Fusion, QuickBooks and Xactimate.
  • 10 years of experience running and managing five franchise locations for retail franchise Deck the Walls, three years of experience running multiple corporate locations for 3 Day Blinds, four years of experience as office manager for Suncoast Custom Flooring.

Vicki DeMartino, Administrative and Financial Manager

  • Owned and managed four successful businesses, both in the service and retail industry for the last 40 years.
  • Certification and extensive training and knowledge of Dash/Fusion, QuickBooks and Xactimate.
  • Intricate part of Rainbow International's two latest business acquisitions. Her financial experience helped identify key complexities involved with the buy-outs that lead to a smooth transition.
  • 35 years of financial and managerial accounting experience with 25 of those years in corporate payroll and income tax reconciliation.
  • 35 years of front-line customer service experience.
  • Seven years handling payroll, accounts receivable, accounts payable, and human resources for Rainbow International.

Robert DeMartino, Fleet and Equipment Manager

  • Certified in Water Restoration, Applied Structural Drying, Fire and Smoke Restoration, Mold Remediation, Odor Control, and Carpet and Tile Cleaning through the IICRC.
  • State licensed and certified as a Microbial Assessor and Remediator through the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation.
  • Previously owned and ran two successful franchise service businesses for over 30 years.
  • Certified and trained on all of the latest restoration and cleaning equipment.
  • 35 years sales experience including business franchise sales, real estate, and direct marketing.
  • Graduated top of his class from Eastern Washington University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Geophysics.
  • Field experience includes fire/smoke/water/mold damage emergency work; both residential and commercial.

Sam Sapp, Reconstruction Project Manager

  • 35 years of experience in the construction industry including drywall, electric, trim work, framing, flooring, painting, plumbing, general carpentry.
  • Extensive construction management experience including residential and commercial.
  • Background in new construction and remodeling.
  • Previously owned and ran a successful construction and remodeling company.
  • Trained and experienced in water, fire, and mold damage mitigation and remediation.
  • Performed hundreds of jobs with Rainbow International, making him well versed in water, mold, wind, fire and smoke damage restoration.

William Vish, Mitigation Project Manager

  • Certified in Water Restoration, Applied Structural Drying, Fire and Smoke Restoration, Mold Remediation, Odor Control, and Carpet and Tile Cleaning through the IICRC.
  • Extensive background in construction and remodeling.
  • Project manager for two different large disaster restoration companies in the Chicago area.
  • 10 years of sales and field experience in the restoration industry.
  • Five years of experience estimating for property damage claims.
  • Worked on hundreds of different property damage claims for Rainbow International.
  • Trained and certified in residential and commercial carpet and hard surface cleaning.

Walter Wahlsmith, Mitigation, Carpeting Cleaning, and Reconstruction Specialist

  • Trained and experienced in water, fire, and mold damage mitigation and remediation.
  • 20 years of experience in general construction.
  • Five years of experience as a plumber.
  • Four years of experience as a disaster restoration and reconstruction technician.
  • Certified and Trained on all of the latest restoration and cleaning equipment.
  • Three years of experience as a certified carpet and hard surface cleaning technician.

Additional Valued Team Members

Vanessa Guimoye, Business Development Associate

  • 10 years of experience in sales, marketing, and promotions.
  • Bachelors of Psychology from the University of South Florida.

Jennifer Almond, Assistant Office Manager

  • 12 years of office management experience.
  • Law Degree obtained in the United Kingdom.

John Saba, Restoration and Cleaning Technician

  • 15 years of experience as a project manager for corporate and government security system installation.
  • Level 2 F.B.I. background check.
  • Trained and experienced in water, fire,and mold damage mitigation and remediation.

Zach Torres, Restoration and Cleaning Technician

  • Trained and experienced in water, fire,and mold damage mitigation and remediation.
  • Certified and trained in carpet and hard surface cleaning.
  • Certified and trained on all of the latest restoration and cleaning equipment.