Alison joined Heffel at the Vancouver gallery in 2002. Her education and experience in business was important to Heffelís rapid national development and expansion in the Canadian art market. From 2005 to 2013, Alison served as the Director of Online Auctions and while in this role, Heffelís online auctions experienced significant growth and success in both the Canadian and International auction markets. In the summer of 2013, Alison transferred to the Toronto office, where she now serves as Director of Consignments. In this position, Alison is pivotal in coordinating consignments for Heffelís spring and fall live auctions in addition to acquiring works for the online sales.
Alison is an expert on Canadian art with significant experience appraising private and public collections, in addition to advising estates and institutions. Alison is also well versed in International art and assists with organizing Heffelís biannual auctions of International art.
Alisonís decade of experience at Heffel and passion for art makes her an important member of the team and a trusted advisor to clients. She looks forward to her upcoming years at the Toronto gallery and the surrounding arts community.