Contacts at Stride & Son
Mark Hewitt is the Director responsible for the saleroom. He has been resident valuer and auctioneer at Strides since 1975 and, as his time in the business suggests, Mark has a wealth of experience. Mark is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors so you can be fully assured of his professionalism and experience in all fine art matters.
Kevin Warne is our saleroom manager and has been with Strides since 1983. His experience of the auction and antiques business is invaluable. His particular field of interest is medals and militaria, watches. silver and jewellery.
Simon Bullingham is our head porter. Responsible for the movement of the 1000 or more items passing through our doors each month, he is the person you should contact about general saleroom enquiries or packing of goods purchased.
Peter has fifteen years experience in the Auction world including stints at Sotheby's and Bonhams of Knowle where he was senior valuer, he is a general valuer with a good knowledge in furniture and ceramics as well as an interest in oriental ceramics. Peter is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.
Monica is our Administrator and will be your first contact point at Strides. Among her responsibilities is maintaining our specialist PACTS computer system, and you should contact her concerning any administrative or routine accounts enquiries.