THE MANAGEMENT TEAM


Christopher Polidoro

President & Owner

Chris has been called a serial entreprenuer. Full of energy and passion, Chris manages to successfully own several businesses. He is a bold leader, and his forte is to find the right people and put them in the right places within his businesses based on trust, competency and friendships! If you ever have an opportunity to meet him, you will NOT forget him. When it comes to the preservation of your home,

Chris is focused on supplying your jobsite with nothing short of the highest integrity workmanship. He has earned his B.S. in Hospitality Management, and also holds his Real Estate license.


Michael Italiano

Vice President, Sales/Marketing

Michael is responsible for the development and implementation of all sales and marketing platforms in support of Shoreline Painting & Drywall and its affiliate businesses.

Michael began his career in South Florida in 2006, entrenched in the world of hospitality and hotel management. Whether in the office reading architectural drawings, on the road meeting with homeowners, or spit-balling ideas with staff in the ‘war’ room – Michael has his fingerprints on almost everything.

Michael was born and raised in New York. He holds a bachelor’s degree in hospitality management and a master’s degree in business administration.


Lisa Flayhan

Chief Operating Officer

Lisa is a “results driven” Chief Operating Officer, responsible for the efficient and effective management of all the moving parts that make up Shoreline! Her focus is on creating ownership of responsibilities, coaching her teams to succeed in their respective roles, and expecting results from each individual.

Lisa holds a BFA from Parsons School of Design and began her career in architectural space planning and interior design. She raised her family while working as a designer in NYC and CT for Flayhan Associates, and morphed into corporate operations in 2001. She held a variety of management positions with General Reinsurance Corp, in a global business unit, which allowed her the opportunity to gain extensive experience in the realm of process efficiencies and technology operations.

Lisa blends the creative and personal elements of her background with her corporate management experience to bring a fresh approach to our Admin, Accounting, IT and Operations processes.


Antonio Lopez

Director of Operations

Antonio is the Director of Operations for Shoreline and has been with the company for 25 years. His rigorous training and demand for excellence has made for the development of outstanding crews and crew leaders.

He stresses punctuality, cleanliness, and nothing short of the highest quality workmanship. With Antonio overseeing your jobsite – you can feel comfortable that your home will be left in impeccable shape from roof to foundation.


Larry Lanouette

Senior Sales Associate/Fine Paints of Europe Specialist

Larry has been in the painting industry since 1983. Before making his way to Shoreline Painting, he had previously owned an architectural painting company for over 30 years.

Larry has traveled across America applying Fine Paints of Europe and other luxury paints since 1995. He was introduced to and painted with FPE urethanes and varnishes in Europe for 3 1/2 years.

He is also a freeform sculpture artist and colorist.

He has attended Decorative finishing school in Chicago, Business courses at University of Maryland and Lincoln University.




Allison Smith

Client Relations Manager

Allison is the Client Relations Manager and holds the responsibility of being the communication core between our Clients, Operations, Office Staff and Crew. She is often onsite checking in with the Clients and Site Managers to ensure all is running smoothly and we are on track to make our deadlines. When she’s not onsite, she is in the office connecting with past, current and potential new clients to schedule appointments and ensure Shoreline has executed their work to the best of their ability.

Allison began her career within the Interior Design field in 2014 and transitioned into the Painting Industry in early 2018. With her background in Design, Allison is able to assist Clients and Designers in selecting colors for all surfaces. She has since created a space within the office to showcase the many samples or finish options Shoreline has to offer.

Allison grew up in Burlington, Vermont and has since made Connecticut her home. She holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior Design.


Edward Mailhot

Assistant Sales Associate

Ed is the Assistant Sales Associate who is professional, passionate, and has a keen eye for perfection. He works diligently to ensure that all the work our team achieves meets all levels of expectations to our clients.

His strong background in sales with addition to his personality brings an amazing dynamic to Shoreline Painting & Drywall Inc, family.

He has earned his B.S. in Business Administration with a Minor in Communications and a Concentration in Operations Management.