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This week lunch meeting will be held on Wednesday 12.30pm for 1.00pm at the... Ian McLachlan Room, Level 3, Western Stand, Adelaide Oval, War Memorial Drive, North Adelaide
$27 if you book on our website - Welcome Desk price is $30. Includes Main Course, shared Cheese platter and Tea/Coffee, good company, great speaker and all done by 2pm!
Please book on our website by Monday March 8 11am to secure your place! Welcome Desk payment by Card only!
Fireside chat with Albert and Toby Bensimon
Shiels - A Family Jewellery Business
Albert has been a Rotarian for around 30 years and founded Shiels/Grahams in 1978 in a single store in Adelaide Central Market. He has stepped down as managing director of Shiels and is now Chair.
Shiels were the first discount jewellers in South Australia, perhaps in Australia and was the first to mix humour in the sale of diamonds and gold.
Albert was president of the retail traders and campaigned and lobbied for all day trade on Saturday and eventually Sunday and is very involved in the arts, has served on many arts boards and was recognized with an OAM in 2020
Albert is married to Nyra and has two children Tanya and Toby.
At the age of 16 Toby began to work part time at Shiels after and started full time work there after graduating from University in 2002.
In 2012 he founded a coffee pod business “Podpac” with two partners and in 2021 he was a founding partner in” bureau booths”
In 2020 he also co-founded “The Innovation Factory” a co-working space concept .
Today Toby runs the jewellery business across 50 stores throughout Australia.
Toby is married to Lauren and they have a baby due in April.
Don't forget to give to the Virtual Community Bowl this week by clicking on... Community Projects Appeal
Please note the venue - Ian McLachlan Room, Level 3, Western Stand, Adelaide Oval, War Memorial Drive, North Adelaide
Click on this link if you want to book a car parking at discounted price:
Please note that $27 price is for web booking only - price at the Welcome Desk is unchanged $30
|Event Date||10-03-2021 1:00 pm|
|Event End Date||10-03-2021 2:00 pm|
|Cut off date||10-03-2021 11:00 am|
|Location||Adelaide Oval - Ian McLachlan Room|