Meet the Team

Bob Gallese, owner of Acclaim Renovations, Cleveland, OhioBob Gallese | President & Founder

Number of years of experience: 44+ years

Favorite part of working at Acclaim Renovations and in the remodeling business: As a company, I love what we do as a team for our clients. Many long-term client relationships have been built throughout the years which are very satisfying knowing we made their lives a bit more comfortable. We become their go-to company for quality renovations and information about their home. It’s the way I have always wanted my company to be, friendly and professional. I have loved woodworking and remodeling since I was a kid. Doing what I love for a living is very gratifying!

Personal interests: I enjoy helping my kids in any way I am able, competitive bocce, classic cars, learning the Italian language, riding my motorcycle on a Sunday morning and enjoying a good glass of wine on my patio with my wife.


Mark P. | Kitchen and Bath Designer | Acclaim RenovationsMark P. | Kitchen and Bath Designer

Number of years of experience: 31 years experience, 3 years with ARD
Favorite part of working at Acclaim Renovations and in the remodeling business: I love the creative challenges in this field. Being a designer and project facilitator is exciting every day. I like ARD because everyone here appreciates the importance of a quality, creative job well-done and they have the skills to make it happen.  Also, the clients are participants, not just “buyers”.

Personal interests: I’m pretty quiet. I enjoy reading, golfing and am one to overthink anything and everything. I also like to build and fix things.


Debbie | Administrative Assistant | Acclaim RenovationsDebbie C. |  Administrative Assistant

Number of years of experience:  5 years
Favorite part of working at Acclaim Renovations and in the remodeling business:  I love bringing peoples’ dreams to reality.
Personal interests:  I enjoy spending time with my family, friends and a good book or magazine in a non-digital form.


Bill L. | Supervisor | Acclaim RenovationsBill L. | Supervisor

Number of years of experience: 25 years
Favorite part of working at Acclaim Renovations and in the remodeling business: I enjoy getting to know the clients and making sure customers are satisfied.

Personal interests: I like playing bocci and also enjoy woodworking, canning and spending time with my family.


Dennis W. | Tradesman | Acclaim RenovationsDennis W. | Tradesman

Number of years of experience: 20+ years
Favorite part of working at Acclaim Renovations and in the remodeling business: I really look forward to the outcome when I can sit back and smile at what we accomplished when the job is done.

Personal interests: I enjoy spending time with family and friends, cars, Browns football, Ohio State, building stuff and fixing things.


Frank B. | Tradesman | Acclaim-RenovationsFrank B. | Tradesman

Number of years of experience: 39 years
Favorite part of working at Acclaim Renovations and in the remodeling business: This job is very rewarding. I get to help make people’s lives more enjoyable and comfortable. We have a great group of guys here and  we all work well together.

Personal interests: I enjoy gardening, riding my bike, hunting and fishing.


Isaiah D. | Tradesman | Acclaim-RenovationsIsaiah D. | Tradesman

Number of years of experience: 6 years
Favorite part of working at Acclaim Renovations and in the remodeling business: I love seeing the process from demo day to the finished product. Seeing the joy in the homeowner’s faces is an added bones. Their smile and appreciation makes all the hard work well worth it.

Personal interests: I enjoy relaxing days, barbecuing, live concerts, walks through parks with creeks and playing instruments.


Team photo--Acclaim Renovations

Team photo of Isaiah, Frank, Michael, Bill and Dennis of Acclaim Renovations in Mentor, Ohio