Freeman's, the Philadelphia-based auction house, continues its expansion with three new employees Freemanís, Americaís oldest auction house, is continuing to expand. Three new hires will focus attention on various other regions throughout the U.S. Freeman's was founded in Philadelphia in 1805.
News-Antique.com - Mar 24,2014 - Freemanís, Americaís oldest auction house, is continuing to expand. After successfully launching regional offices in Charlottesville, Va., and Boston, Mass., three new hires will now focus attention on other regions. Freeman's was founded in Philadelphia in 1805.
Matthew S. Wilcox (shown), former Vice President of Trusts & Estates at Freemanís, has returned to the company to develop Freemanís business in Washington, D.C. and the lower mid-Atlantic region. Wilcox brings 16 years of auction experience with him, is an active Estate Appraiser and is an accredited member of the Appraisers Association of America (AAA). Wilcox originally came to Freemanís in 2003 after six years with Butterfields (Bonhamís) in California. He may be reached at email@example.com.
Also fresh from Bonhamís is Freemanís new head of Fine Jewelry and Watches, Michael Larsen. A 20-year veteran of the jewelry profession, Mr. Larsen is both a GIA Graduate Gemologist and a Graduate Jeweler, as well as a Certified Gemological Appraiser from the American Gemological Society. In addition to running Freemanís Fine Jewelry and Watches Department, Larsen, based in Los Angeles, will also serve as Freemanís West Coast representative. He may be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Finally, insurance and auction world veteran William A. Rudd has joined Freemanís to represent the Midwestern states. With over 40 years of experience in fine art, Mr. Rudd is expected to open new business opportunities for Freemanís from his home base in Cincinnati. He may be contacted at email@example.com.