Our Team

Our team at John Barry doesn't just include the wonderful sales team based predominantly in our Melbourne Showroom, it also includes the legendary service department located in the combined Panavision/John Barry office in Lane Cove, Sydney.

Led by Grant Hansford, our service department has more than 30 years of trusted experience in servicing the film and television industry within Australia and New Zealand. They have been factory-trained by the manufacturers themselves which gives the team the best knowledge base for servicing the Australian industry.

New South Wales

Richard Curtis
Lighting Specialist

Linda Pape
LEMO Specialist

Dean Evans
LEMO Specialist

Steven Hamilton


Service Department

Grant Hansford
Technical Service Manager - Optics Specialist

Elino Martin
Technical Services - Audio

Peter Lorz
HD & 3D Specialist

Steve Ashworth
Master Machinist, Engineering

Jack Domenici
Apprentice Service Technician

Brenton Walford
Technical Services - Electronic & Mechanical

Dominic Jaeger
Technical Services - Optical & Mechanical

Wes Printz
Service Manager NZ - Optics, HD & Electronics

Garry Oliver
Technical Services NZ - Mechanical, Optical & Engineering



IT & Web

Mark Checklin
IT Manager - Asia-Pacific

George Samuel
Senior Network Administrator - APAC






Georgina Gelai
Sales Audio Specialist

Andrew McCaskill
Sales - Production Resources

Josh Papp
Sales - Image Acquisition

Nang Tran


Pat Auge
Feature Production Sales

Accounts & Admin

John McDonald
Sales Admin & Logistics Manager

Jay Katama
Sales Admin Support

Adam David
Warehouse Controller

Luke Dayball
Financial Controller

Adam Chapman
Assistant Accountant

Marjo Mooney
Accounts Payable

Tracey Clark
Accounts Receivable

Andrew Neilson
General Manager