Norm began his lifelong passion with Antiques and Auctions after receiving his diploma in Business Marketing. Mentored by several seasoned experts, he continued to learn the ropes by working all types of different jobs in the antique world, including auctions. He continued his education by becoming a Professional Auctioneer, receiving his diploma from Southwestern School of Auctioneering, and later graduating from the Certified Personal Property Appraisers Guild (CPPAG). He was very involved with the Ontario Auctioneers Association serving in many different positions, including Director Legal & Legislation. In the past 30 years, he has continued to keep up with the ups and downs of the market.
Louise transitioned into the Antique and Auction business in the mid 80’s, learning the ropes by doing a variety of jobs such as importing antiques from Ireland, setting up auctions, co-ordinating business deals and finally looking after the money. She was an original founder of the Auctioneers Association of Canada and served as a Director for a number of years. Because of her Accounting background, she likes to analyze the ups and downs of the Antique business.