Your Fort Collins Painting Team!

Michael Cook - Owner, Estimator

Five Star Painting of Fort Collins owner standing in front of company car

Michael the owner of Five Star Painting is originally from Gillette Wyoming. After graduating from Black Hills State University with a major in Business Administration he decided to move to Colorado for more opportunities. He found just that 5 years later when he became the owner of Five Star Painting of Fort Collins, a dream of his since his childhood. Michael always wanted to follow in his parents' footsteps and become an entrepreneur.

Now he pushes himself and others around him to deliver 5 Star service to the surrounding territories. Michael believes the biggest part of a business is building relationships and making customers long-time clients. Michael takes pride in providing professional crews that get the job done on time and at the highest standard.

In Michael’s free time he enjoys spending time with his fiancé and their two dogs. They enjoy hiking, camping, and attending dirt track racing.

Jon Sampson - Project Manager

Jon has either painted or managed painters for over 30 years. Jon brings a wealth of product and technique knowledge to Five Star Painting. In addition, he is the main point of contact for customers once a project is scheduled. His "old school" approach to painting has been a great asset to Five Star Painting for more than 2 years.

Katie - Estimator


Katie has been with the company for a little over a year. She was born and raised in northern Colorado. She loves spending time with her family, cheering on the Broncos, anything outdoors, and most importantly enjoying her off days with her dog, Khloe. Katie has been in customer service for many years and takes pride in the opportunity to help new and existing customers. Her favorite part of sales is meeting new people and sharing her love of Colorado to others. Katie is very hard working and is always seeking new opportunities where she can grow her knowledge of the painting industry!

Our Vision

“Our vision is to capture your dreams and enhance your lifestyle by adding color to your world!”

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