our people

Alex Cheslock –  President/Owner

Alex started ceiling work back in 1988 and has been improving his skills ever since.  Alex started as a rookie on a truck and gradually increased his employees and trucks as the years passed.  Big Al’s Texturing started out of Alex’s personal home in 2001 and now is operating out of a large commercial facility.  Alex has been active in all texture roles over the past 24 years, including Technician, Supervisor, Estimator and General Manager, all the while keeping his businesses a family-oriented atmosphere.  Alex continues to oversee all aspects of his businesses and will actively work with and support his teams at all times.  Alex is a proud father and grandfather and enjoys golfing, fishing and entertaining guests whenever possible.

Chuck Broniszewski – Supervisor (Calgary Division)

Chuck graduated from a maritime high school and made the cross-country move to Alberta in 1998.  Chuck joined Alex’s team at this time as a texture technician and has moved up the ranks to Technician Supervisor.  Chuck now oversees all the Calgary technicians, provides estimate for any and all work being completed and works alongside the technicians on a daily basis.  Chuck is the proud father of 2 beautiful daughters and enjoy hunting and camping with his family whenever the opportunity arises.

Gary Jameson – Supervisor (Calgary Division)

Gary has been working in the construction field for over 10 years.  Gary’s experience ranges from boarder, taper, service work to his supervisor position.  Gary overseas and assists all drywall repairs and service work, as well as estimating, required through the Calgary division.  Gary is a proud father of 2 children and enjoy playing hockey and going hunting whenever he can.

Mark Barrett – Supervisor (Edmonton Division) and Accounts Receivable (Calgary Division)

Mark started with Big Al’s Texturing Calgary in 2003 as a Texture Technician and has increased his knowledge and skills through business classes.  Mark now supervises Big Al’s Edmonton technicians as well as accounts receivable for Big Al’s Calgary and Big Al’s Edmonton.  Mark continues to work alongside the Edmonton technicians and works from both the Edmonton and Calgary offices.  Mark enjoys nights out and fun with friends whenever possible.