Naomi Newton Sherlock appointed as Creative Director for WB The Creative Jewellery Group
BIRMINGHAM, England, April 2013 – Naomi Newton Sherlock has been promoted to the role of Creative Director by WB The Creative Jewellery Group, one of the UK’s largest jewellery companies.
She will take responsibility for overseeing creative activities for all the Domino brands and will bring added creative knowledge to its board.
Sherlock who has been with the Group for five years, firstly as a jewellery designer and then as Head of New Product Development and National Accounts, is well qualified for the role with a number of prestigious design awards, including several from The Goldsmiths’ Company and a Lonmin Design Award for platinum.
A graduate of Cardiff University where she achieved a BA Hons in Italian and Japanese, Sherlock then studied at The School of Jewellery in Birmingham before going on to work, on the bench, for some of the most exacting names in the industry.
Past employers include Cellini in Cambridge, James Newman in Birmingham and David Marshall in London – a career path which has given her unique experience in creating highly-contemporary, modernist jewellery as well as more traditional, luxury gem-set designs.