John-Paul Savant discusses his role as boss of Auction Technology Group, including meeting the 600 auctioneers who use his online tech platform. What do you do? I run ATG, which is an online auction technology company, across 12 different industries from heavy machinery to cars and fine art. It is private-equity-backed by ECI and has a transaction value of £2 billion annually ...

Rare Star Wars, Lego, Barbie and original Monopoly sold for thousands at auction 25 per cent of toys sold above the estimated price at online auction on the-saleroom.com in 2016 With Christmas just around the corner, it’s time to start ticking off the gift lists for the festive season. As the Toy Retailers Association releases its Dream Toys list for 2016, the-saleroom.co ...

Dress appears amongst other iconic outfits in ‘passion for fashion’ auction to be hosted on the-saleroom.com Princess Diana’s iconic sea-green sequined evening gown worn for the State visit to Austria in 1986 is set to sell at auction for an estimated £80,000-£100,000 on the-saleroom.com, the leading antiques online marketplace, on 14th June. The dress formed part of a large ...

Postcard by Jack Phillips, the man who tried to save the titanic, predicted to become one of the most expensive in the world Other collectors items include a letter from titanic crewman, a bag from titanic baker, a gold pocket watch from titanic ship yard owner and rare customs landing card from titanic survivor The extremely rare lots from henry aldridge auctioneers are es ...

20 April 2016, London An Aston Martin Lagonda once owned by Prince Philip was sold to an online bidder on the auction portal ibidder.com for £350,000.  The magnificent 1954 Lagonda 3 Litre Drophead Coupe, built to special order of HRH, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, featured a pioneering radio telephone, which allowed him to contact Buckingham Palace on the road, and a vani ...

March 1, 2016, London ATG Media today announced a leadership transition plan in which John-Paul Savant will succeed Anne Somers as Chief Executive Officer of ATG Media.   Following a distinguished career of over 35 years, Mrs. Somers will assume the role of Deputy Chairman of the Board on March 1, 2016 and step down from her role as CEO in advance of taking up her new role.  M ...

Record number of users browse and bid on thesaleroom.com helping achieve year-on-year growth of 160% in unique visitors February 1, 2016, London: Thesaleroom.com, the UK’s number one marketplace for art and antiques auctions attracted more than 1m unique visitors in January, an all-time high for the site. This surge in online users represents a phenomenal uplift of 160% on the ...