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Auctioneer Spotlight: Didi Stols

May 13th, 2020

In our May spotlight, we’d like to introduce you to Didi Stols, a South African native with a passion for spreading her love and knowledge of art with Park West collectors. You can learn more about her in our new Q&A!

Auctioneer Spotlight: Sergiu Miron and Alexandra Dima

March 3rd, 2020

We’d like you to meet March’s spotlight auctioneers Sergiu Miron and Alexandra Dima, a tremendous auctioneer duo! For our March spotlight, Sergiu and Alexandra recently took some time to share with us all about their life at sea, favorite Park West moments, and what they enjoy doing when they’re home and not working.

Auctioneer Spotlight: Nikki van der Merwe

February 4th, 2020

Meet February’s auctioneer spotlight, Nikki van der Merwe! Since joining Park West over four years ago, Nikki has shared her creativity and appreciation for fine art with thousands of cruise guests. We recently took some time to talk with Nikki and hear all about her career, hobbies, and favorite Park West moments.

Auctioneer Spotlight: Casey Gandy

January 4th, 2020

In January’s spotlight, we’d like to introduce you to Casey Gandy, a North Carolina native with a fun-loving spirit and passion for visiting new places. Since joining Park West almost five years ago, Casey has shared her infectious knowledge and love of fine art with thousands of cruise guests. You can learn more about her in ourRead More

Auctioneer Spotlight: Pierre Lombard and Crystin Phoenix

December 4th, 2019

Meet December’s spotlight auctioneers—Pierre Lombard and Crystin Phoenix! These two were brought together by their passion for art and love for traveling, and together, they’ve helped collectors around the world discover artwork they’ll treasure for the rest of their lives. Read more about their background, favorite places they’ve traveled, and much more here.

Auctioneer Spotlight: Henry-John Kruth

November 1st, 2019

Meet November’s spotlight auctioneer—Henry-John Kruth! Originally a high school teacher, Henry joined Park West in 2016 and has been sharing his knowledge and enthusiasm for fine art ever since. Read more about his background, how he helped plan a cruise guest’s proposal, and so much more.

Auctioneer Spotlight: Matty Whittam and Sasha Voronova

October 2nd, 2019

Meet October’s spotlight auctioneers—Matty Whittam and Sasha Voronova! These top auctioneers are shining bright on their current ship, the Carnival Breeze, and we’re excited to see what they have in store for the future. Read more about their background, favorite onboard moments, and much more here.

Auctioneer Spotlight: Jared Hamer and Irene van Huyssteen

September 4th, 2019

Park West Gallery’s art auctioneers spend their days traveling from exotic port to exotic port, holding auctions and seminars to get people excited about art. Sounds like a pretty amazing career, right? Jared Hamer and Irene van Huyssteen would definitely agree with that statement—they’re two of Park West’s top auctioneers, currently stationed on Norwegian Bliss, the newest ship in theRead More

Auctioneer Spotlight: Mike Grobler

August 2nd, 2019

The Park West experience is defined by entertainment, our unique collection of artists, and most importantly—our talented onboard Art Teams. This month, we’re spotlighting Auctioneer Mike Grobler, a South African-native who continues to redefine the meaning of leadership. As a five-year veteran with Park West, Mike attributes his success to none other than teamwork.

9 Lessons in Leadership: How to Mentor Like a True Leader

May 15th, 2019

A long-time veteran of the hospitality, travel, and financial industries, executive Steve Rosato believes in “leading by example.” Since he joined Park West Gallery as its Chief Operating Officer in 2017, Rosato has had an eye for growth. He’s revamped the company’s organizational structure, championed process improvements, and implemented a keen leadership focus, among otherRead More