Ben is the owner of Rainbow International of Greater Portland. He’s been in the industry for over ten years and has been the owner of this location for six. The relationships he’s established and the dedication to detail contributed to “Franchise of the Month” in November in the Rainbow Franchise System. Ben is Water, Fire, and Mold Certified with the IICRC and is Certified as a CMRS with the ACAC. Ben’s passion helping people is shown daily in his quality of work. His free time is spent with his wife Chelsea and their dog Abby, hiking and biking.
Adam is the general manager of Rainbow of Greater Portland. He started out as a technician in early 2013 and has brought his field experience into the office. He manages the crews and productivity in the field. Adam enjoys golfing and playing hockey in his free time.
Born long before the rest of the Rainbow Crew. Chip was brought up in the white mountains of North Conway, New Hampshire. He graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a bachelor’s in business administration. He then spent a few years in a management training program in the retail lumber business. Then became self-employed, operating under the name Barringer Custom Homes. Living in York, Maine the construction of single family homes in Southern Maine and New Hampshire consumed much of twenty-five plus years.
Chip was married shortly after college to wife Kate, forty years ago, and together have raised two boys. Both boys reside in Portland, Maine and happily married. You may have noticed the similar last name to Ben Barringer, Owner of Rainbow International of Greater Portland. A note to all readers…… Be kind to your children as one day you may be employed by them!
Director of Marketing and Sales
Born and raised in Maine, Genevieve earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration at Husson College. Shortly after she was licensed in the state of Maine for, Life and Health along with her Property and Casualty license. She used her licenses in the insurance industry for the past decade. Genevieve took her customer service and insurance experience and knowledge and joined the Rainbow crew in the Fall of 2017. Genevieve is a proud wife and mother, who’s kiddos keep her on her toes! She enjoys making memories with her family and friends.
John is the Project Manager of Rainbow International of Greater Portland. Prior to joining the Rainbow team in 2017, he worked in the landscape/nursery industry for twenty years. He brings over fourteen years of management experience to the team. Outside of work John enjoys outdoor activities including mountain biking, hiking and camping.
Hilmar is from Portland and is a Cheverus graduate who recently graduated from Lasell College with a bachelor’s degree in Management. He was a four year Varsity NCAA student Athlete and is currently a Lacrosse Coach at St. Joseph’s College and Cheverus High School. Hilmar enjoys snowboarding, hiking and fishing.
Derek is from Scarborough and a graduate of Scarborough High School. He's experienced in Hardscaping and Commercial and Residential Moving. He's Passionate about Hockey and Air Jordans. Derek enjoys spending time with his girlfriend and both are very excited to welcome their first baby boy this Fall!
Chad graduated from Deering High School. He enjoys traveling, fishing, basketball, hanging out with his friends and riding his motorcycle.
Born and Raised in Falmouth, Patrick is a Falmouth High School Graduate and has started his degree in Human Nutrition and Dietetics. Patrick has property management, landscaping and hardscaping experience. In his free time Patrick likes to spend time with his friends and enjoys hiking, fishing and golfing.