Ken Roath – CEO/Owner
Ken has managed the company since 1980. His honesty and integrity have been evident in his operation over the years. Ken’s friendly approach has kept his customers coming back for multiple generations of families. Ken participates actively in the pawn industry by regularly attending seminars and trade shows. He is also the president of the B.C pawnbrokers association.
Kyle Roath – Gemologist/Diamond Grader
Kyle has been involved in operations at Roath’s for over 10 years. Kyle is a Graduate Gemologist from the Gemological Institute of America (Residence) and brings expertise in this important area of the shop. Kyle is a Registered Master Valuer Appraiser from the California Institute of Jewellery Training. This enables him to do a very accurate appraisal for your jewellery items. He is happy to answer any questions you may have about jewellery, including designer and antique jewellery.
John P. – Goldsmith/Bench Jeweler
John is our master Goldsmith. John’s detail oriented approach ensures the best quality jewellery repairs. John has been with Roath’s for over 20 years and is an important member of our team. John is an avid mineral and rock collector. He is also a member of the local rock club. He speaks Spanish and English.
Dusten P. – Watch Expert/Jewellery Photographer, AJP.GD (GIA)
Dusten joined Roath’s in 2012. Dusten has educational background in various jewellery courses through the Gemological Institute of America including, Graduate Diamonds, Colored Stones, Accredited Jewellery Professional (GIA), and Jewellery Sales. He can also inform you on Canadian silver and gold coins and some international coins. He has expert knowledge on luxury/vintage watches including Rolex, Patek Philippe, Breitling, Omega and many other brands. Dusten can perform various services including, authentication, battery replacement, full cleaning service of the case and bracelet and much more. Please see our “Watch Service” page for more info.
Brian Boucher – Sales and Loans Associate/Guitar Tech
Brian has been with us since the summer of 2015. He plans on taking the Accredited Jewellery Professional course through GIA. His knowledge on acoustic and electric guitars, P.A. equipment, amplifiers, FX and modulation units, as well as other musical instruments make him a valued member of the team. Brian has a background as a guitar technician as well as vast customer service experience and is happy to help you with any musical instrument inquiries you may have.
Maci Rodriguez – Sales Associate
Maci has been with us since the spring of 2016. She has knowledge in wrist watches and jewellery. She enjoys reading books and watching movies. She is fluent in English and Tagalog.