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Michael Geneau

  • Brantford ON
  • (519) 774-1813

Business Owner and General Contractor


Business owner and General Contractor with over 25 years experience in the construction industry.  Success in supervision and management of employees on job sites, exceptional attention to detail, excellent  communication skills , and exceptional quality of craftsmanship.  Experienced in meeting potential clients to gather information in order to provide quotes within budget guidelines of clients.  Creative problem solver in a fast paced environment.      

Work History

Feb 2014Present



Founder of company.  Responsible for general bookkeeping  and payroll, advertising, and formal estimates.  Manager/supervisor of crew, hire sub-trades, create material list, order and purchase materials.  Ensures work is satisfactory to clients and jobs are completed on time and on budget.  Communication and negotiation with clients, suppliers, employees, and sub-trades.  Supervised all job site personnel and guaranteed that at all times a respectful  and professional attitude was evident at job sites. 

Additional Skills and Talents

  • 3D Home Architect computer program
  • Online Quickbooks
  • Knowledge of electrical and plumbing
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Excellent communication
  • Integrity
  • Creative and quick problem solver
  • Adaptable personality
Mar 2008Jan 2014

Vice President/Labour

Brant Painting and Contracting Ltd.

Promoted to business partner in 2008.  Responsible for managing, supervising, and hiring new employees.  Meet with potential clients, record information, and take measurements to complete written estimates.  Continue to use hands on skills and talents for completing jobs.     

Jul 1993Jan 2014

Lead Hand/Labour 

Brant Painting and Contracting Ltd.

Lead Hand on job sites.  Responsible for driving company vehicle to pick up and deliver materials to job sites and provide transportation for work crew.  Used creative solutions to problem solve when unexpected situations arose on site.    

Skills and Talents

  • Painting in residential and commercial 
  • Drywall, tape and mudding
  • Framing
  • Install insulation
  • Finished carpentry (trim, doors etc.)
  • Hardwood and ceramic tile installation 


GED - High School Equivalency Certificate