Meet Our Team:
Bob and Tammy Barney: Still owners, but also the founders of Tamco, a subsidiary of Barney Family Enterprises since 1989! Bob Barney is Tammy Miller's Dad and has been in the paint business since 1979 and has manufactured marine paints (topside and bottom paint), Industrial finishes and auto refinish paints for the last 39 years. Tamco is a family-owned business, where everyone you talk to in the company is either family or very close to family. Bob usually answers the TECH LINE, for helping users answering application questions. When you call us, you are talking with owners. Tammy Barney is who the company is named after, has helped in aspects of the business since it's founding, and is more behind the scenes now.
Tammy Miller: Bob and Tammy's oldest daughter, Tammy Miller has taken over sales and is our lead sales person. She not only speaks to end users she also finds and converts distributors all over the USA! She has been instrumental in moving the company forward in adding color, custom colors and tripling the growth of Tamco in just a few short years. Tammy has grown our social media aspect and staying up with the times. She is known for our live Facebook tech videos and is also a painter herself. Most of the time, our customers are talking with her- she publishes her cell phone #. Again, when you talk to our people, you are talking to the owners!! Tammy started working part time at age 15 and has done everything from deliveries to manufacturing and everything in between. She now has 21 years in experience, but Tammy has been helping make paint since she was 5 with her dad.
Sean Miller: Our Tech Director and Formula Control Manager, is a painter in his own right. From custom to restoration. He is the husband of Tammy Miller. He excels in every aspect of formulation, quality control and production. When you send us samples to match, Sean is your guy eye matching every color to perfection!! Sean has been with us for 18 years. He has a wide knowledge in paint that ranges from stains, interior/exterior paint to industrial/fleet and of course automotive
Mark Hayward: Our General Manager of production is Mark Hayward. Mark has been in the paint business for 17 years now, working his way up to managing a few of the largest automotive jobber stores in just 2 years. Working with Dupont (now known as Axalta) and BASF in the automotive and Industrial fields. Some of his skills are a mix of sales, tech & management.
Christine Barney: Christine (youngest daughter of Bob's and fiancee of Mark) works on website design, email blasts, social media and also helps take/process orders. Christine has also been in the business all of her life also helping her dad as a young child as well. Starting part time for her dad in High School, delivering, sales, manufacturing, ventured to running Sherwin-Williams Industrial stores, and the largest automotive jobber's stores. Some of her skills are sales, cold calling, growth and management for the past 18 years.