Graduate, Rhode Island School of Design: Personal Property and Decorative Arts
Donor, President Franklin Pierce – NH made desk – donated to Franklin Pierce University of Rindge NH
Appraiser, Rhode Island PBS Antique Road Show (Ch. 36)
Bachelor of Arts, History, English, and Chinese Mandarin from UMass Amherst
Legal Writing & Research, Georgetown Law, Washington, D.C.
Candidate, American Society of Appraisers
Compliant, USPAP (Uniform Standard of Professional Appraisal Practice)
Continuing Education, Appraisal practice and connoisseurship
Former Senior Executive, Fashion houses of the Swatch Group, Timex, Marc Ecko, Timberland, Mango, and others- developing unique timepieces and accessory lines.
Senior Business Development Leader, Two Japanese trading houses in New York City: the former $55 billion USD Nichimen Trading Co. and Mitani Corp.
Licensed Real Estate Agent, Massachusetts & Rhode Island
Overseas long term assignments in Europe, South America, and Asia fostered a development and appreciation for beauty and detail of decorative arts and antiques
Paul Rotondo is a long standing active member of the most prestigious philatelic (stamp collector) organizations. Click here to visit the Collector’s Club website.
With a great appreciation of art and the opportunities to see and study style antiques, and art around the world he focused his attention to the antiques of America. With unique business experience in the fashion accessories business especially watches and jewelry, he began an extensive study in the appraisal studies certificate program at Rhode Island School of Design.