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Key Personnel

Our people are the lifeblood of Acryloc, combining extensive industry experience with a passion for customer service.

Colin Thomas

General Manager

Colin has over 40 years of experience in Building Products;
Employment before Acryloc includes BHP Steel, Adelaide Brighton Cement & Austral Bricks;
Broad experience in Marketing, Manufacturing, Technical Support and Quality Control;
Qualified Industrial Chemist plus Diploma in Management;
Chaired Standards Australia Committees;
Former NATA Laboratory Auditor, Trained Quality Systems Auditor

Gary Brown

Sales Manager

Gary has well over 15 years with Acryloc in all areas of the business;
Extensive experience in Manufacturing, Logistics, Product Training, Sales & Customer Support;
Qualified Roof Tiler & Slater with over 25 years roofing experience;
10 years as a Roof Restoration contractor;
Registered Builder & Supervisor for Roof Tiling, Roof Plumbing, Solid Plastering, Painting & Texture Coating;

John Brooking

Manufacturing & Technical Manager


John has over 40 years Paint Industry experience;
Employment before Acryloc includes 16 years Wattyl (Vic) & 17 years Protec (SA);
Extensive experience in Manufacturing, Quality Control and Product Development;
Qualified Paint Chemist, worked in all areas of coatings development;
Surface Coatings Association of Australia - SA Chairman and Council member;
Fellow of Technology of Surface Coatings (F.T.S.C.);
Co-editor of new SCAA Textbook, Former lecturer of TAFE Paint Technology course;
Former NATA & APAS Signatory, Former BVQI Auditor

Massimo Capasso

Sales Executive

Mass lives and breathes customer service;
He has broad sales experience and extensive knowledge of our product range and application plus broad knowledge of walling and coating systems;
He's also a mad keen Napoli supporter!

Gavin Dixon

Production Chemist

Gavin has over 25 years Paint Industry experience;
Previously with Protec; Extensive experience in Quality Control, Product Development, Quality Systems & Manufacturing;
Extensive Colour matching and General paint experience;
Worked on a wide range of coatings, including Automotive, Speciality, Timber, House and building, Industrial, Heavy Duty Finishes, Polyurethanes, APAS Army and Moisture Curing coatings;
Qualified Organic Chemist , Completed Paint Technology 1 - Gillies Plains TAFE;
Experienced in the implementation and operation of BVQI , ISO, NATA & APAS Quality Systems; Former Auditor For BVQI / ISO systems;

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