Quality-Focused & Relationship-Driven

We describe ourselves as “Quality-Focused & Relationship-Driven” because we endeavor to deliver outstanding work and exceptional service, all of the time. Quality control is our guiding principal. Our processes for assessing, bidding, prepping and executing jobs are clearly defined and expertly managed by a team with more than 60 combined years of commercial construction experience. We take ownership of our work, and a team mentality of accountability permeates every aspect of our company culture. We truly value relationships—with coworkers, fellow contractors and clients. The desire to maintain positive working relationships motivates us to get jobs done right, and proven quality control methodologies ensure that our team is fully prepared to do just that.

We couldn’t do what we do without a qualified team. If you are a team player with painting or construction experience, please contact us to learn more about career opportunities and competitive compensation packages.

Management Team

Scott McCormack | President | Quantum Coatings

Scott McCormack

Scott is the founder of Quantum Coatings and oversees all business operations. He has been working in the commercial construction industry since earning a bachelor’s degree from the College of Charleston. In his 20+ year career, Scott has worked in multiple construction disciplines and has contributed to some of the Southeast’s largest commercial construction projects. When Scott isn’t working, you can find him on the water racing sailboats or fishing with family and friends.

Russ Arnold | Commercial Painting Project Manager | Quantum Coatiings

Russ Arnold
Project Manager

Russ pursued a career in construction project management after graduating from the University of Georgia. He has more than 10 years of commercial construction experience and adeptly manages all aspects of QC jobs—maintaining project budgets, schedules and quality standards. Outside of work, Russ enjoys hunting and golfing.

James Neblett | Operations Manager | Quantum Coatings

James Neblett
Project Manager

As a project manager, James leverages more than ten years of commercial construction experience to ensure our crews execute their work efficiently while maintaining QC quality standards. When James isn’t working, you can find him racing on a sailboat in the Charleston harbor or hiking in the mountains of South Carolina and Georgia.

Adam Wade | Estimator | Quantum Coatings

Adam Wade

As QC’s chief estimator, Adam reviews specifications of all prospective and current jobs to build labor estimates, material estimates and budgets. Having earned a BS in Engineering from Clemson University, Adam is equipped to fulfill a variety of estimating and project management functions. His career experience (15+ years) spans commercial, industrial, institutional and multifamily residential construction. Outside of work, Adam enjoys spending time in his garden or on the beach.

Erica Kochis | Office Manager | Quantum Coatings

Erica Kochis
Office Manager

Erica coordinates with the rest of our management team to handle all administrative aspects of project management and business operations. After graduating from the College of Charleston with a BA in Communications, Erica worked in various customer service roles and developed her multi-tasking skills. When Erica isn’t in the office, she enjoys traveling and spending time with friends and family.

Jay Baker | Waterproofing Division Manager | Quantum Coatings

Jay Baker
Waterproofing Division Manager

As a Division Manager of Quantum Coatings, Jay oversees the waterproofing and specialty coatings department for the Southeast. He has over 20 years of experience in construction with more than 10 years focused on building envelope application as well as moisture intrusion analysis and remediation.
Jay held a broad spectrum of roles throughout the years in both the application and product rep fields. He brings with him an in-depth knowledge of the challenges facing the industry with a unique, well-rounded perspective. When Jay’s not busy leading our waterproofing team, he enjoys time on the water, refereeing rugby and spending time with his wife and three dogs.