John has been working in the construction industry since 1979, commencing in business in 1989. Beyond Ink was formed in 2006 to build on the extensive and growing experience of the Ashcroft family within the design and construction industry. John holds formal qualifications in design, business management and construction, he is one of a few people in South Australia to hold an unlimited Builder’s Registration.
John is an out-of-the-box thinker and a skilled negotiator which has ensured the smooth and balanced delivery of thousands of projects throughout South Australia.
John is a sitting board member of Regional Development Australia, Adelaide Hills, Fleurieu & Kangaroo Island, a Trustee of the Wolf Blass Foundation, a former board member of St Pauls Lutheran Homes and a former Chairperson of the Hahndorf Business & Tourism Association.
Anyone who knows John will attest to his keen interest in aviation and long lunches.