With variable creative thinking, along with an unbridled vision, Barry Allan has helped revolutionize the kiln-formed glass industry. His continual and constant innovation of new and exclusive, hand crafted glass textures, continue to amaze his peers and competitors alike.
Josiah comes to Nathan Allan, as an All Canadian Academic/Athletic scholarship collegian, majoring in Business Marketing. “Jo” has trained in our factory the past 2 summers, and his ability to quickly learn and absorb has allowed for his rapid promotion onto our Sales & Marketing team. His final internship this summer will allow Josiah to join Nathan Allan full time, May 2020.
Nathan Meppelink, our newest addition, is helping to provide quick, knowledgeable, and professional service to all our clients. Nathan’s dedication and intelligent approach to clients is appreciated by all. While growing our sales base within North America, Nathan continues to expand his higher education with a marketing degree from Calvin College.
MaryAnn’s Interior Design, Decorating, and Fashion experience has been a perfect fit with Nathan Allan. Our showrooms and studio reflect her talents and artistic nature, enhancing the beautiful glass products we create. Her ability to dialogue and visualize with our designer clients and internal design team, helps us to create dramatic new products for the A&D industry.
A graduate of BCIT’s Finance Management Program, Guissela is always looking for new challenges that will bring the opportunity to create, reorganize and make processes more efficient, while looking out for the bottom line. With a special passion for the glass manufacturing industry, Guissela enjoys working at Nathan Allan Glass for the uniqueness of our products and the diversity of our customers.
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Irina is an Ashworth College Graphic Design graduate and has worked in the design field for over five years. Born in the Ukraine, and raised in Russia, she also studied and graduated at Moscow’s Agronomical And Engineering University. Having learned English as a second language, she is fluent in Russian and now English as well.
Irina’s passion for photography is displayed all throughout our website. Her ability to capture decorative glass in it’s finest form, is clearly evident. Irina is also responsible for all marketing and advertising posts which you will find in key A&D publications, and throughout all social media outlets.
Mike Porteous is this technical guru at Nathan Allan, who overseas each production sequence from start to finish. As there are various aspects to producing innovative glass, along with numerous technical details, Mike’s professional training in the technology field has expertly guided him through 25+ years of service at Nathan Allan.
For 25+ years, our Primary Artist, Greg Carter, has been creating and designing decorative glass with Nathan Allan. His all-encompassing glass art talents, impress his co-workers and clientele alike. Greg’s original glass creations are installed in projects all over North America, and around the Globe. The creative environment and freedom at Nathan Allan allows Greg to explore and bring his creative ideas to tangible fruition.
Dave Welch, Lead Artist at Nathan Allan, effectively uses his biology background and common interest in nature, to create some of the most interesting and exclusive glass products available at Nathan Allan. Dave’s love of glass design is evident in the newly developed textured glass products he keeps creating, year after year.