Your Trusted Calgary Painters


Marco Smit, President

Marco Smit started in the painting business during his days as a student. After he graduated from the University of Calgary with a Bachelor of Commerce degree in 1988 he worked for a large corporation for three years, but returned to his passion, the construction industry, and was back in the painting business again. He created Hi-Tech Painting in 1991.

Marco is a forward-thinking businessman. Over the years in the painting industry he developed an estimating program that does quick, accurate estimates for his customers. He constantly researches suppliers and industry to ensure Hi-Tech uses only the best materials for their customers. Marco is a man of integrity and prides himself on doing the best quality job for his customers.

After more than 30 years in the painting business Marco has experience that people trust. Customers appreciate his open and honest manner and know that he will “tell it like it is”.


Luke Smit, Vice President

Luke grew up in the painting industry. He is a multi talented musician playing a variety of instruments. Has a diploma from Nimbus in music engineering and production.


Luke is an excellent painter with over 10 years of experience and is becoming a good estimator. His customer interaction is exceptional with great feedback from the customers he has worked with.