Tel: 0141 231 2060 Fax: 0141 336 4330 sales@neilsonsjs.co.uk

Team

Chris Neilson

Chris Neilson

Joint Managing Director
MGM Timber, Express Timber, MKM Building Supplies, McNairs Building Supplies
The desire to build something special and provide a better all-round experience for the customer
Receiving positive feedback from our customers – when they get great service and are satisfied with their purchase. I love to watch our staff develop in their roles and take on new challenges and responsibilities.
I love to sell Timber & Aluclad Windows & Doors – we have a great supplier on board for this – Viking Windows
I love playing football, running, walks and I am also learning to play the Saxophone
Route 66
RAF Pilot
How to work alongside family – family is at the core of our business and success.

Barry Neilson

Barry Neilson

Joint Managing Director
MGM Timber, MKM Building Supplies
To build one of the best Merchants in the company and create a real family business with good values
Working within a great team of colleagues every day
Our Lomond Composite Decking
Family time – NETFLIX and chill
Vietnam
Vet – always wanted to work with animals
Transport Management

Leeanne Neilson

Leeanne Neilson

Accounts / Office Manager
Glasgow City Council
A much-needed career change was needed after 17 years’ service with the council. I was working in my kitchen for Neilson’s to all hours in the evenings and decided to join the team full time.
I love our range of internal and external doors – there are some stunning products in our showroom.
Summer holidays in the sun, the gym, watching box sets.
Los Angeles
Teacher
The new systems, processes, procedures and understanding VAT

Craig Robertson

Craig Robertson

Senior Account Manager – Timber & Joinery Sales Specialist
Express Timber Timber & Plywood Services Jewson MGM Timber MKM Building Supplies Clark Contracts – Main Contractor
A great opportunity to return to the industry in a sales role and support by best friends growing exciting ambitious business.
The standards and goals we set ourselves. Developing strong customer relationships founded on trust and reliability. Also working as part of a passionate and driven team.
Wood Glorious Wood
Playing and watching football, learning kickboxing, hill walks, listening to music and some NETFLIX.
Vancouver, Florida, Buenos Aires
Professional Footballer – could have been a player
Extra levels of patience and understanding during the recent Covid-19 Pandemic

Martyn Chalmers

Martyn Chalmers

Senior Account Manager - Timber & Insulation Specialist
You name it I have worked there. McNairs Grafton MKM Building Supplies SIG Rembrand Timber
A new company with great passion in what they do, and the service they provide to all customers
The team spirit and how we work as a unit to get the job done
All of them
Watching football, playing & watching golf
Bora-Bora
To own my own construction company
Pricing of bespoke timber & aluclad windows & doors

Lee Shaw

Lee Shaw

Yard Foreman
MKM Building Supplies
Working for good people and a strong team. Also, the chance to progress my career and climb the ladder
The banter I get with my team – it makes the day pass quicker and keeps us in good spirits
TIMBER!!!!
Watching the football
Las Vegas
Football player / police
Becoming a foreman has allowed me to learn from previous experience and develop my team management skills

David Regan

David Regan

HIAB Driver
MKM Building Supplies
Working with a good team where your voice is heard, and you feel valued
The team spirit we have, working amongst people who respect each other’s role within the business
Bulk Bags – the easiest product to offload with the HIAB
Playing and watching the golf, cooking, and having fun with the family
Cuba - again
Fitba player
To bite my tongue and stay calm

Brian Neilson

Brian Neilson

Van Driver / Yard Assistant
Allied Vehicles Group for short period - before that 25 years with IMO Car Wash as a franchisee
My two youngest boys asked me to come and help them start up their new business – without hesitation I was their first signing
I love the banter in the yard with my colleagues and like being out on the road in my van
I find wood fascinating
I like to play golf – although I am not the best at it, enjoy watching the football
Mexico for me – it has everything for the dream holiday
I always wanted to be truck driver – that would be cool
How to drive the forklift – and maybe one day I might get allowed to drive the big truck

Joe Graham

Joe Graham

Yard Assistant
LGM Gas
The number 7 bus
Making the tea for the guy that makes the coffee
Insulation boards – because they weigh a lot, and I can maintain my muscular physique lifting them
Football and Disney Films
Brazil and Kilmarnock
Other than working at Neilsons – I always wanted to be a Lollipop man
Driving the forklift and learning the products such as different timbers and insulation products

Ciaran Gallagher

Ciaran Gallagher

Yard Assistant

Ciaran Fallon

Ciaran Fallon

Van Driver – soon to be HIAB Driver
Network Taxis
COVID - 19
Every day is different
Doors
Hillwalking and football
Mexico
Firefighter
Started my HIAB training

Gemma Bryson

Gemma Bryson

Trade Counter
Edmundsons Electrical & Howdens Joinery Co.
I wanted a new challenge
Working with a team where everyone is valued and treated equally. There’s also good banter which makes the days easier.
Family time & going walks
South Africa for a Safari holiday
Police

Jimmy Johnstone

Jimmy Johnstone


John Lyall

John Lyall

Plumb center/platform/Jewson’s/mgm timber(sales rep)/buildbase/mcnairs/beatsons/reca (sales rep).
The vibe and to be part of something big and the staff.
Meeting and dealing with customers daily and being part of an exciting time for Neilson’s, and the staff are great
love going on holidays and going to watch football
Australia
Joiner lol
I have been doing sales for last 20 years plus, I have had internal and external sales jobs , so I have learned to deal with both roles , but prefer internal sales.

dale hardware ace
dale hardware
dart
deanta
elka
everbuild
fakro
first for turf
jb kind doors
kesseler
lpd
minster
premdoor
quick step
scotia
spax
viking
xl joinery