Jamie Beard - Owner
a.k.a. ' Bob'

Jamie moved to Brisbane after growing up in the country town of Warwick. He's been a Ferny Grove local since moving there in 1997. Jamie started at Q Build with his apprenticeship in 1997 before forming his own company "Jamie Beard Constructions".

Jamie's career highlights include the Straddie Pub and building his own home from scratch (all on the weekends!). He has extensive experience in renovations, new untis & townhouse complexes, new homes, decks, small jobs. He specialises in all aspects of building - from old to new renovations, a brand new home, or even just jobs around the home.

Jamie loves nothing more than relaxing with friends and family. He and wife Kristy have three amazing children.



Kristy Beard - Office & Administration Manager a.k.a. 'The Boss' Boss'

Since meeting 12 years ago, Kristy and Jamie now have three amazing children and operate Jamie Beard Constructions together.

Kristy is a jack of all trades and describes herself as the 'assitant with everything and anything the business needs'.  She explains, 'I'm the person that works behind the scenes to ensure the team is well looked after. I'm dedicated to assiting our clients to meet their needs'. Occasionally she also bakes treats for the boys onsite.

Kristy has a Certificate IV in Business and a Certificate III in Office Administration. She has extensive experience in customer service and retail backgrounds.


 Dane Smart -  Site Supervisor
a.k.a. 'Smarty'
Dane, a long term friend and colleague, met Jamie on the Straddie Pub job. He and Jamie have been in partnership on developments and various projects under a sole trading banner together with working co-operatively for each others business.

Dane, a Samford local, is a senior carpenter with over 24 years experience in the building industry. Having owned his own building company in the past, Dane shares the passion of Jamie Beard Constructions and is a loyal, reliable and dedicated worker as well as a good mate. Dane also has developing experience with units & town housing communities. He looks to increase his portfolio in that area in the near future.


Tony Christie
a.k.a. '

Tony and Jamie met at TAFE in 1997 where they completed their apprenticeship together at Qbuild. After eight years of employment with Qbuild, Tony joined Jamie in advancing their career and both branched out as sole traders.

Tony was part of the team working on Stradbroke Island on the famous Straddie pub rebuild. He joined Jamie Beard Constructions in 2007.

Tony has grew up in Ferny Grove and now lives in a beautiful home he built with his young family in Dayboro.



Ashley Grovsner -
Building Labourer/Assistant Carpenter.

a.k.a. 'Groves'

Since meeting Jamie whilst playing footy together in 2003, Ashley has been a valued Jamie Beard Constructions employee. Having worked on big projects with Jamie as a sub contractor on Airport Link and the demolishment and reconstruction of the Straddie Pub, Ashley also has a vast experience with a wide variety of construction work in and around Brisbane.

Ashley is a Mitchelton local and is a hard working guy, a loyal mate and a very reliable member of the team.


Duke - Four Legged Assistant

a.k.a "Big Boss"

Duke is best mates with Smarty and loves to assist on site. Duke is a neopolitian mastif - he's a loyal companion, a great mate and loves a sip of beer on a hot day!