In 1989, Ross Edward Thompson, Jim’s son followed his uncle Bruce into production. Coming from the building trade having managed two self-owned and operated businesses, Ross had diverse experience, which also included a stint working in sales. An avid and skilled sailor, Ross has competed in the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race five times and has competed in countless other yacht races. Ross mastered hand stitching of cricket balls and footballs, and ran the Production Department for decades, navigating the significant changes that occurred in manufacturing in Australia since that time. Today Ross remains working in the business as Production Director.
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