Alison Chapman, 2016 Kent Businesswoman of the Year
|Residence||Hythe, Kent, England|
|Known for||Dickinson's Real Deal,
Alison Chapman is an antique dealer and television antiques expert on ITV's the Secret Dealer and Dickinson's Real Deal.
She was named the 2016 Kent Businesswoman of the Year. She is managing director of Owlets Hythe LTD.
Chapman has over 40 years' experience and expertise in jewellery, antiques, objet d’art, ceramics and art.
Chapman gives motivational talks and after-dinner speeches, even giving talks on P&O Cruises.
Chapman mentors other businesses and volunteers at the Romney Hythe & Dymchurch railway.
She is married to Danny Martin, a director and general manager Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway.
In 2014 her shop Owlets in Hythe was broken into and various items were stolen.