Friday, September 24, 2021

INSPIRING INDEPENDENTS: Victoria Houghton, chief executive officer, Hamilton & Inches

Historic independent jewellery retailer, Hamilton & Inches, appointed a new chief executive officer last year as part of its five-year growth plan. Joining in April...

INSPIRING INDEPENDENTS: Tim Ingle & David Rhode, co-founders, Ingle & Rhode

As demand for ethical engagement rings booms, independent jeweller Ingle & Rhode is benefiting from being ahead of the curve in this market. Founded in...

INSPIRING INDEPENDENTS: Charlie Pragnell, managing director, Pragnell

Family-run Pragnell has been going from strength-to-strength with managing director, Charlie Pragnell, at the helm.

INSPIRING INDEPENDENTS: Anja Potze, managing director, Anja Potze Fine Jewellery

Anja Potze is the powerhouse behind Anja Potze Fine Jewellery, an award-winning independent jewellery store based in Worcester. This year marks 25 years in business...

POWER LIST 2019: Inspiring Independents sponsored by Giovanni Raspini

The Inspiring Independents category allows us to shine a light on the individuals playing their part to drive business on the British high street. The...

INSPIRING INDEPENDENTS: Michael Hyman, managing director, Leonard Dews Jewellers

Third generation jeweller, Michael Hyman, has over 50 years experience working in the industry, and has shown time and time again that change does...

INSPIRING INDEPENDENTS: Harriet Kelsall, founder, Harriet Kelsall Bespoke Jewellery

It’s hard to know where to put Harriet Kelsall as her talents and achievements in the UK jewellery trade are not constrained to one...

INSPIRING INDEPENDENTS: Harriet France, director, Jeremy France Jewellers

Harriet France is an inspirational figure in the UK jewellery industry as she shows there’s nothing wrong with having a female, or millennial, in...

INSPIRING INDEPENDENTS: Dominic Gomersall, managing director, Lumbers

Dominic Gomersall is the third generation of his family to be charged with running a successful independent jewellery store in Leicester, and he has...

INSPIRING INDEPENDENTS: Adam Jacobs, owner, Jacobs the Jewellers

Third generation business owner, Adam Jacobs of Jacobs the Jewellers, claims success in retail boils down to staff, customers, and business. If you get these...