Denis secured his first full time job as a cement tester in the laboratory at the Darra cement works for Queensland Cement and Lime, and has since managed quarrying operations, construction projects and filled various leadership roles including Managing Director of Wagners during the span of his 40 year career.
Portfolio – Properties & Civil
Civil Construction projects under Denis' leadership have included the multi-million-dollar Toowoomba Wellcamp Airport, Wellcamp Business Park and Wagner Pinkenba Wharf.
Denis is proactive in supporting the growth and development of the Toowoomba community through support for local not for profit organisations and sporting clubs. He has previously represented the local community as a Councillor on the Jondaryan Shire Council and has provided service to many community organisations.
In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family and has a small rural enterprise in beef cattle production.
He is a Non-Executive Chairman of Wagners Holding Company Ltd, a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and also a Fellow of the Institute of Quarrying Australia.