On completing his Business Studies course at College, Jason joined Allum and Sidaway in 1988. Working his way up through the company in 1994 Jason took control as Managing Director and concentrated all his efforts on guiding the company forward and choosing the right product mix. Jason is extremely proud of what has been achieved and the many awards and accolades that the company has attained but he is most proud of his staff and the outstanding service they provide.
Patrick joined Allum and Sidaway in 1995 as Manager of the Ringwood branch. 2007 saw Patrick being made a Director and joined Jason in guiding Allum & Sidaway forward. Patrick’s natural enthusiasm is contagious, and the Ringwood branch grew from strength to strength, culminating in the move to the new store in 2012. Patrick’s attitude of anything is possible means that he gets all of the jobs that we consider “almost” impossible”! He is proud of his team in Ringwood, and says that he couldn’t do it without them.
Denise was invited to join the company as Director/Company Secretary by her father Peter Allum in 2001 and manages advertising and marketing.
Abi first joined Allum & Sidaway after completing her degree in Jewellery & Silversmithing in 2006. A jewellery designer with her own collections, she spent time working as a Jeweller in Australia before returning to Allum & Sidaway in 2009 to manage the Salisbury branch. Ever passionate about bespoke design, Abi brings unique creativity to the company, coordinating marketing and company events. 2013 has been a great year for Abi; she was invited to become a Director, won ‘Retail Star’ in the UK Jewellery Awards & a place in the coveted HOT 100 by Professional Jeweller.
Sheila started life with Allum & Sidaway in 1997 as a sales consultant in our Shaftesbury store. She quickly progressed to Assistant Manager in Shaftesbury but in 2006 Allum & Sidaway purchased T&S Appleton Jewellers in Gillingham and Sheila became Store Manager. In 2011 Sheila was promoted to Operations/Personnel Manager alongside her store managers role. Our staff is her passion and Sheila is involved with all staffing requirements and makes certain they receive excellent training! She ensures that every member of our team provides you with exceptional service and that we exceed your expectations.