Jon is the Managing Director and Owner of Gregsons and has been working in the family business since 1976. Jon has overseen generations of growth and change at Gregsons and was critical in the transitioning from antiques to industrial equipment at Gregsons, a key factor in our success moving through the generations.
Jons auctioneering and valuation experience spans a huge range of industries from Engineering, Transport, Earthmoving, Civil, Industrial to Marine and Aircraft with thousands of auctions conducted under his hammer as well as thousands of valuation reports on a large number of recognisable Australian businesses.
Jon has conducted an array of major event auctions since 1976 including
The Pollock Group of Companies
– $13M+ Sales Value
– 1,500+ Assets over 4 live auction events
Drilling & Grouting Services
– $7M+ Sales Value
– 1,000+ Assets over 2 live auction events
– $3M+ Sales Value
– 300+ Assets
Jon has recently been critical in the implementation of Gregsons transition from a live auctioneering business to a majority online auction business.
Jons qualifications include:
American Society of Appraisers Qualifications:
– Accredited Senior Appraiser Machinery and Technical Specialities
– Aircraft Designation
– Mining Designation
Certificate IV in Business (Valuation Specialities)
Jack has been with the Gregsons Team since 2012 and is the 4th generation of family members involved with the Gregsons family business. Jack has completed his American Society of Appraisers (‘ASA’) designation in Machinery and Technical Specialities / Machinery and Equipment as of 2015.
Jack is heavily involved in the general management, growth and future strategy of Gregsons, the organisation of all layers of staff and the organisation and setup of live simulcast and online auctions on behalf of our clients.
After his first year in the business Jack recognised the requirement for an online aspect to Gregsons auction services so began the implementation of the Gregsons online and simulcast auction systems in 2013. Jack has been critical in the introduction of both our online and simulcast system and initially ran all aspects of this business section during the initial growth phase. Jack has negotiated the partnerships between Gregsons and Webtron simulcast system, Auctionator online system and recently the major agreement between Gregsons and a leading US auction software provider.
Jack has extensive experience in Insolvency and Finance having worked at KordaMenthas Perth Office (a top tier Insolvency firm) for three years prior to joining Gregsons. Jack also has a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Western Australia majoring in Investment Finance, Financial Accounting & Management, Certified Practicing Accountants (‘CPA’) designation, National Aircraft Appraisers Association (‘NAAA’) designation which was completed in the United States in 2014 and his General Auctioneers License.
Paul has been with Gregsons for over 30 years, starting work in our Beaufort St warehouse selling antiques and collectibles. Paul was a key factor in the success of Gregsons during the shift to industrial and mining equipment auctions and valuations and is an industry leader in both these areas within Western Australia.
Paul has conducted a huge array of auctions as well as thousands of major and minor valuations during his employment at Gregsons, many of these for some of WAs leading companies.
Paul has completed numerous qualifications including:
American Society of Appraisers Qualifications
– Accredited Senior Appraiser Machinery and Technical Specialities
– ASA Inventory Designation
– ASA Mining Designation
– ASA Marine Designation.
Certificate IV in Business (Valuation Specialties)
Matt has been with the Gregsons Team since 2005 and has completed his American Society of Appraisers designation in Machinery and Technical Specialities/ Machinery and Equipment. Matt is involved in the logistical side of the business in the organisation of Staff, Transport of Plant and Equipment and the setting up of our auction process. Matt has extensive experience in General Earthmoving and Mining Equipment and is also part of our team of valuers, he also holds a current General Auctioneers License.
David has been with the Gregsons Team since mid-2014 and is currently completing his American Society of Appraisers (‘ASA’) designation in Machinery and Technical Specialties / Machinery and Equipment. David is key to Gregsons day to day general management which he does alongside our Director Jack Gregson as well as the implementation and management of future strategy and direction at Gregsons.
David has been involved in the earthmoving and civil construction industry for over 20 years and has extensive knowledge of this field from both an Australian and International perspective having been involved in the purchase and sale of heavy equipment on a worldwide basis.
David holds a Bachelor Commerce degree from Curtin University majoring in Law.
Mark has been with the team since 2012 and works in our warehouse and logistics divisions. Mark is critical to the day to day management of Gregsons Welshpool auction facility as well as managing and handling our auctions held at facilities around WA.
Jermayn has been with Gregsons since 2014 with his role focused on the general management of Gregsons online and simulcast auction systems. Having spent years working in online digital agencies and management Jermayn ensures Gregsons online and simulcast auctions run smoothly day to day.
Casey is the ‘face’ of Gregsons and handles our customer interaction and office administration, having been with our team since 2011. Casey handles the day to day management of the front office as well as the management of customer invoicing and contact, so you can expect a phonecall from Casey once you decide to join the Gregsons team as one of our valued customers.
John is our newest recruit having been a part of the Gregsons Online Auction team since 2015. John is responsible for assisting with the management of the online and simulcast auction systems focusing his efforts on ensuring Gregsons provide accurate, reliable and informative information on each lot to our clients as well as the promotion of these auctions on various online media.
Jack is involved in Gregsons warehousing and logistics division, being directly involved in the delivery, handling, cataloguing, photographing and collection of our customers and vendors items.
Jack also handles the setting up and management of Gregsons online steel auctions which have been an institution at Gregsons for over 30 years.
Mitchell has been at Gregsons since 2012 and works in our warehousing and logistics division alongside Matthew our Manager. Mitchell is a positive team member who assists with the handling of items to be sold as well as assisting our customers when they come to collect their items.