Success by Design

For more than two decades, our Van Isle painters have been serving Vancouver Island.

Van Isle Paint’s reputation as a high quality commercial, residential, and strata painter has grown immensely and with it, our coverage area continues to expand throughout Victoria BC, Vancouver Island, and beyond.  We take pride in our quality painting services.



Safety & Assurance: We care about the safety of our people. We provide our people with the training, knowledge and tools to work safely and prevent accidents. We are focused on assuring the safety in everything we do.

Relationships: Our business depends on healthy relationships with customers, business partners, and suppliers. We build and nurture strong relationships that are mutually beneficial, making sure that we deeply understand the people we deal with.

Integrity: We remain true to our founding values of quality, honesty and hard work. Proud of our reputation, and built over years, we depend on consistently doing the right thing.



Clint Kennedy

Founder and Director, Field Operations

With over 20 years of experience in the painting industry, Clint Kennedy enjoys a remarkable track record on a variety of large scale projects in Victoria and across Vancouver Island. Clint is responsible for the day-to-day operations of all projects. By managing the flow of information between the client and project team, Clint ensures a replicable and high quality of service. Prior to founding Van Isle Paint, Clint completed a number of distinguished projects throughout Vancouver Island. His resume includes multiple residential, commercial, strata, and government projects.

Glen Smethurst

Managing Director

Glen Smethurst has an entrepreneurial spirit and is adept at tapping into the dynamic between sales and marketing. Glen creates innovative solutions that lead teams towards achieving extraordinary objectives. He has worked in various industries including education, entertainment and trades. In the last 6 years, he has been instrumental in building a sales force of 130 representatives across five provinces. Glen is responsible for growing Van Isle Paint into Victoria and Vancouver Island’s premier painting company.

Candace Sibley

Director, Client Services

Candace has excelled in customer service for over 15 years in both retail management and account management. Her most recent role was with Canada’s largest telecommunications company where she developed and managed over 100 multi-level business client portfolios. Candace is here, consistently ensuring a client centered approach to all operations in Van Isle Paint