AWARDS – UK’s NAJ announce finalists for the NAJ Awards 2023


The National Association of Jewellers (NAJ) has announced the jewellery businesses and individuals shortlisted for this year’s NAJ Awards, which will take place at the NAJ Summit on Sunday, 25th of June, at the Park Regis Hotel, Birmingham.

Supported by Headline Sponsor, Curteis, and category sponsors TH March, Responsible Jewellery Council, RWK Goodman, Ti Sento Milano, At The Bench, Inova Collection, Windiam and VM + Events, the NAJ Awards 2023 will celebrate industry excellence in ten categories, including Jewellery Retailer of the Year, Designer of the Year and Team of the Year.

AWARDS – UK’s NAJ announce finalists for the NAJ Awards 2023

Ben Massey, Principal Officer at the NAJ, says, “We were delighted by the volume and quality of entries for this year’s NAJ Awards, which will take place at the NAJ Summit in June. All the finalists impressed us with their commitment to excellence and creativity over the past year. We look forward to announcing the winners and celebrating with everyone attending this year’s Awards.”

The complete shortlist can be found below:

Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative of the Year (sponsored by Responsible Jewellery Council)


John Pass Jewellers

Lebrusan Studio

Moyo Gems

Shakti Ellenwood

Designer of the Year (sponsored by RWK Goodman)

Andrew Geoghegan

Collette Waudby

EE Chan

Julien Riad Sahyoun


Jewellery Retailer of the Year (sponsored by Ti Sento Milano)

Baker Brothers

Bradley’s Jewellers York

Jessica Flinn Fine Jewellery

Titcombe Bespoke Jewellery

Wongs Jewellers

Marketing Campaign/Event of the Year (sponsored by VM + Events)

Bailey & Sons

Birmingham Assay Office

Bradley’s Jewellers York

Company of Master Jewellers

Daniella Draper

Rising Star of the Year (sponsored by At The Bench)

Chris Lewis (Created by Chris)

Evie Day (Daniel Christopher)

Katie Hughes (Wongs Jewellers)

Liz Crow (Liz Crow London)

Louis Yaxley (Austen & Blake)

Salesperson of the Year

Aneesah Shahid (Austen & Blake)

Peter Kane (Flinn & Steel)

Petra Marcikowska (Jeremy France Jewellers)

Sophie Mishiku (Daniel Christopher)

Violeta Gjini (River Mounts)

Store Design of the Year

Diamond Heaven

Flinn & Steel

Harriet Kelsall Bespoke

Jessica Flinn Fine Jewellery

Jewellers Guild

Supplier of the Year (sponsored by Inova Collection)


Hockley Mint


River Mounts

Sierra Consultancy

Team of the Year (sponsored by TH March)

Daniel Christopher Jewellery

Daniella Draper

Hockley Mint

Lily Arkwright

Wongs Jewellers

Workshop Professional of the Year (sponsored by Windiam)

Abbie Hulkes (Jeremy France Jewellers)

Alireza Rahimoff (Hockley Mint)

Ben Parry (Wongs Jewellers)

Ellie Inglefield (Weston Beamor)

Scott Stephenson (Daniel Christopher Jewellery)

Claire Davies, Operations Director of NAJ Awards Headline Sponsor, Curteis, comments,

“We are delighted to be supporting the National Association of Jewellers once again and proud to help celebrate the best in the UK jewellery industry. We can’t wait to see which businesses and individuals walk away with trophies on the night.”

The NAJ Awards champion extraordinary talent within the UK jewellery industry and highlight the business owners, teams and professionals going above and beyond for the trade and their customers.

Don’t miss your chance to book your seat (or table) at this year’s NAJ Awards at the Park Regis, Birmingham. Tickets cost £115 + VAT per person.

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