DESCO Coatings Kansas City
DESCO Coatings has been proud to provide the Kansas City, Missouri, area with quality solutions for technical surfacing solutions. Regardless of the size, scope or requirements of your project, our experienced personnel are ready to work closely with you to deliver the best results possible.
Olathe, KS 66063
The KC Team
Matt Huggins started working at Desco Coatings in 1994, out of college. After completing his formal education at Kansas State University with a degree in Business Administration, he was looking for an opportunity and opened up the Desco Coatings, St. Louis office in 1995. While starting Desco St. Louis from the ground up, he understands all aspects of the business from unloading trucks to overseeing multi-million dollar projects. Matt became owner of all three Desco Companies in 2015. Matt overseas all three Desco Companies but loves more than anything the nuts and bolts of getting projects done, either large or small.
Matt is involved in the NTMA (National Terrazzo and Mosaic Association), ASCC (American Society of Concrete Contractors), ASA (American Subcontractors Association, and multiple other organizations to further learn and promote our Terrazzo and Resinous Flooring industry
Senior Vice President
Blake Wood oversees the daily operations of the Kansas City office, by actively leading and supporting a positive and goal orientated atmosphere. Blake works closely with the project management team and field personnel to ensure that general contractors, architects and clients receive competitive pricing and floors that are demonstrative of Desco’s ability and reputation.
Nick Mesina joined Desco in 1995 and is a knowledgeable resource for all resinous and terrazzo flooring applications. Nick has recently decided to begin a new chapter in his life and retire at the end of 2020 to enjoy family and friends. His list of clients and projects is longer than most individuals in the industry today. Nick and the Kansas City team are working together to create a smooth and seamless transition as his retirement nears.
Lance Montgomery started with Desco Coatings in December of 2018. Lance’s responsibilities include project management, customer service and managing owner/customer expectations. Lance also works closely with general contractors and architects by performing jobsite visits and utilizing the project management team to ensure information is clear and accurate regarding the correct flooring systems.
Jamie has worked in the Coatings Business for over 25 years. Starting in the business installing Seamless Systems as an Apprentice and working his way up to Field Management. Educated in Concrete Finishing, Floor Laying, Moisture Control and Personnel Management. I enjoy the daily Challenges and working as a Team to give our customers the Best overall Experience and Installation possible.
Kimberly Vescogni works closely with the project management team to ensure that correspondence, contracts and project deadlines are communicated thoroughly and met in a timely manner.
Corporate Secretary / Accounts Receivable
Keri began working at Desco in 1992 and has performed almost every roll here in the office. Keri currently is in charge of all receivables and assists in training for all positions.
Accounts Payable / Payroll Manager
Kari Harper is responsible for reviewing, processing and issuing payment for our companies invoices while keeping them current. In addition, she maintains accurate personnel records, timekeeping and compliance with regulatory standards in regards to the payroll process of our field employees.
Sue Habib joined Desco Coatings in 2001. As Controller, Sue is responsible for overseeing accounting and finance operations, regulatory compliance, loss control, and human resources. Sue received her Bachelors of Science Degree from Emporia State University, and has over forty years of business and accounting experience.
Warehouse / Equipment Manager
Ray Rojas has approximately 14 years of experience as a certified Terrazzo installer. Ray has been promoted to Warehouse Manager to utilize his skills and qualifications so that Desco continues to run smoothly both in the field and in the warehouse.