Kris Black, Director and Manager of B & B Machinery, was born and bred in Toowoomba and joined B & B Machinery in 2000 as a trainee spare parts interpreter and has since completed his parts traineeship, parts interpreter and accounting certificates.
Our Sales Staff
Matthew Cronk has been involved with the Agricultural industry all his life having grown up on his parents mixed farm in the Maclagan District. He completed his education at the Dalby Agricultural College and commenced work as a parts interpreter with Elders Machinery (the Massey Ferguson dealer at that time). With the formation of B & B Machinery in 1990, Matthew started his sales career selling new & used machinery. In 1998 he took over the roll of sales manager. Matthew has a wealth of knowledge and experience in the farming industry which ensures you get the right machine for the job.
Our Accounts Staff
Pauleen Gatt administers B & B Machinery's accounts department. Pauleen joined B & B Machinery in November 2011 after completing her accounting certificate.
Our Parts Staff
Nathan Proberts is our Spare Parts Manager. Originally from the car industry in Brisbane, Nathan completed his spare parts interpreting apprenticeship and has diligently worked his way up to his current role gaining valuable knowledge and experience along the way.
Timothy Paton commenced employment with us in July 2017 and has since completed his spare parts interpreting apprenticeship. Tim leaves no stone unturned when looking for the best solution to your spare parts needs.
Darren Browne came on board in March 2020, from a building and retail safety background. He has slotted into the warehousing and parts interpreting roles well.
Neil Hopkinson grew up in the Cambooya area but worked in engineering for most of his working life to date. Due to his farming background he has picked up the equipment and terminology used quickly.
Our Service Staff
Michael Riethmuller is our service department foreman. Mick started with B & B Machinery in January 2009, completed his apprenticeship with us and is now our service department foreman. Mick has completed all relevant AGCO service training for our product range and is a highly skilled technician.
Hamish Cutmore commenced his school based apprenticeship with B & B Machinery in January 2008. He completed his trade with us in January 2014 and has completed all relevant AGCO service training throughout his apprenticeship.
Adrian Newton commenced his employment with us as a school based apprentice and after completing year 12 commenced full time employment with us in December 2017. When not working here Adrian is working on his family's property near Haden.
Daniel Little commenced his school based apprenticeship in 2021 and is a willing and hard-working apprentice.
Bill Cook is our yardman and comes to us from a rural background having worked on farms, as a fencing contractor and a machine operator. His diverse background makes him the ideal yardman for B & B Machinery