Tell us why you entered the antiques trade across any sector – we are looking for a heartfelt commitment to the business and we are interested to know about your journey – was this a family business you inherited or did you start from scratch? Did you give up a secure job to try your hand in the antiques business? Do you work in a supporting area of the antiques trade like an antique dealers’ associations, an insurance company or PR company ? If so explain how you see your career developing within the trade.
What changes would you like to see taking place in the antiques trade now and in the future?
How important do you think social media is and how much do you think you would be able to contribute to the Antiques Young Guns movement via social media?
How do you think winning the Antiques Young Gun of the Year Award would change your career?
If you win, what key contributions could you make to the Antiques Young Guns movement?
What are you looking for in a mentor working in the antiques or affiliated trade?