MAA News


 

  • Local auctioneer to compete in championship

    (JACKSONVILLE, FLA) Courtney Jo Weaver of Nanih Waiya is set to take the stage this week to compete for International Auctioneer Champion. The International Auctioneer Championship, hosted by the National Auctioneers Association (NAA) will be held July 20 during the 69th annual Conference and Show in Jacksonville, Fla. Weaver will be competing against 14 other […]

  • South Dakota vs. Wayfair- What you need to know

    Visit https://www.auctiontax.com for more information. You may or may not be aware that there is an industry-changing court case that was heard by the U.S. Supreme Court in April that could affect auctioneers and other business owners across the United States- “South Dakota vs. Wayfair.” South Dakota recently passed a law for taxes to be collected […]

  • Local auctioneers to compete for world titles

    (Hoffman Estates, Ill.) Local auctioneers Henry Redmond, Poplarville, and Zack Massey, Starkville, are travelling to Hoffman Estates, Ill., this week to compete in the World Automobile Auctioneers Championships. Both will compete this Friday, May 4 among more than one hundred auctioneers and ringmen and women competing for a share of more than twelve thousand dollars […]

  • Weaver wins state auctioneer championship; Rogers wins rookie auctioneer championship

    There was a lot of fast talking going on at the Mississippi Auctioneers Association annual convention and bid calling championships April 29. When the final gavel fell, Courtney Jo Weaver took home the top honor as the 2018 Mississippi State Champion Auctioneer, after a tie run-off with Henry Redmond who finished as Reserve Champion. Eric […]

  • Mississippi auctioneers catch bids for Batson donation

    There was a lot of fast talking going on at the Mississippi Auctioneers Association annual convention and bid calling championships held April 29 in D’Iberville. This year, about two dozen industry leaders were in attendance and auctioneers raised hundreds of dollars to be donated to Blaire E. Batson Children’s Hospital in Jackson. The Association raised […]

  • Officers elected to serve third term; Rogers elected to MAA Board

    There was a lot of fast talking going on at the Mississippi Auctioneers Association’s annual convention held April 29 in D’Iberville. The Association voted for officer positions for 2018. Forest native and Nanih Waiya resident Courtney Jo Weaver was re-elected as president to serve a third term. Henry Redmond of Poplarville and Brett Hollingsworth of […]

  • Mississippi auctioneers hold annual convention

    There was a lot of fast talking going on at the Mississippi Auctioneers Association’s annual convention held April 29 in D’Iberville. The annual conference is the most anticipated event of the MAA’s year, as auction professionals from across the state gather together to hear world class guest speakers, network with like-minded professionals, elect officers and […]

  • 2018 Mississippi Auctioneers Association Conference

    Make Plans to Attend! 2018 Mississippi Auctioneers Association Conference WHEN: Sunday, April 29, 2018 (THIS WEEKEND!) WHERE: Comfort Inn & Suites Biloxi-D’Iberville Call now to book your room with group code MS Auctioneers, limited rooms available! 228-396-0036 12009 Indian River Rd., D’Iberville, MS 39540 8 a.m. Meet & Greet 9 a.m Conference 11 a.m. “Dutch” […]

  • Jeff Martin Auctioneers wins NAA 2017 Marketing Competition awards

    (COLUMBUS, OHIO) Local auction company Jeff Martin Auctioneers was among the winners of the 2017 National Auctioneers Association (NAA) Marketing Competition, presented in partnership with USA TODAY. Among 850 entries, only the top marketing campaigns emerged on top. Jeff Martin Auctioneers was awarded first place for it’s entry submitted by Britney Ross in the Photography […]

  • Local auctioneer to compete in national championship

    Local auctioneer to compete in national championship (COLUMBUS, OHIO) Courtney Jo Weaver , Forest, is set to take the stage this week to compete for international champion auctioneer. The International Auctioneer Championship, hosted by the National Auctioneers Association (NAA) will be held July 14 during the 68th annual Conference and Show in Columbus, Ohio. Weaver will […]

  • Weaver selected to serve National Auctioneers Association

    Courtney Jo Weaver was selected to serve as an ambassador for the National Auctioneers Association (NAA). Weaver currently serves as president of the Mississippi Auctioneers Association and has been a member of NAA for three years. The mission of the National Auctioneers Association Ambassadors is to perform duties with state and regional auctioneers in order […]

  • Henderson receives George W. Martin Memorial Auctioneer Scholarship

    The Mississippi Auctioneers Association and Jeff Martin Auctioneers, Inc. recently announced Grady Henderson, French Camp, as this year’s George W. Martin Memorial Auctioneer Scholarship recipient. Henderson was chosen from a talented pool of applicants seeking to gain their Mississippi auctioneer license. Henderson will be attending Nashville Auctioneers School in Tullahoma, Tenn. on a full tuition paid scholarship. […]

  • Continuing education class open to auctioneers

    Jeff Martin Auctioneers, Brooklyn, will be hosting a continuing education class open to all interested auctioneers. The class will be taught by Nashville Auction School on Sunday, April 30, beginning at 8 a.m. at the Jeff Martin Auction facility south of Hattiesburg at 2239 Highway 49, Brooklyn, MS 39425 . The class will cover content satisfactory for continuing […]

  • Martin wins state auctioneer championship; Hegwood wins state rookie auctioneer champion

    It was a lot of fast talking going on at the Mississippi Auctioneers Association annual convention and bid calling championships April 3. When the final gavel fell, Jeff Martin took home the top honor as the 2017 Mississippi State Champion Auctioneer. Martin is President and CEO of Jeff Martin Auctioneers in Brooklyn. David Hegwood of […]

  • Mississippi auctioneers catch bids for Batson donation

    It was a lot of fast talking going on at the Mississippi Auctioneers Association annual convention and bid calling championships April 3 in Jackson. This year, about two dozen industry leaders were in attendance and auctioneers raised hundreds of dollars to be donated to Blaire E. Batson Children’s Hospital in Jackson. The Association raised the […]

  • Mississippi Auctioneers elect new officers

    It was a lot of fast talking going on at the Mississippi Auctioneers Association annual convention April 3 at the Mississippi Cattlemen’s Association Convention Center in Jackson. The Association elected new officers for 2017. Forest native and Nanih Waiya resident Courtney Jo Weaver was again elected as president to serve a second term. Henry Redmond […]

  • Mississippi auctioneers hold annual convention

    It was a lot of fast talking going on at the Mississippi Auctioneers Association annual convention April 3 at the Mississippi Cattlemen’s Association in Jackson. The annual conference is the most anticipated event of the MAA’s year, as members and non-members alike gather together to hear world class guest speakers, network with like-minded professionals, elect […]

  • Have you renewed your membership yet?

    Another year has flown by already and it’s time to renew your membership with the Mississippi Auctioneers Association. Don’t miss these valuable benefits custom built for YOU: Information – Mississippi Auctioneer quarterly newsletter, access to online archives of previous articles, member directory and more! Education – courses and informative sessions offered for free to members […]

  • Annual Conference Scheduled in Jackson on April 3

    Annual Conference   When: Monday, April 3, 2017 Where: Mississippi Cattlemen’s Association Convention Center 680 Monroe St A, Jackson, MS 39202 Time: 8 a.m.   Please join us for the MAA Annual Conference on April 3 at the Mississippi Cattlemen’s Association Convention Center at 680 Monroe St A, Jackson, MS 39202- near the Mississippi Coliseum. […]

  • Summer Social a big “hit”

    Mississippi auctioneers from across the state, along with family members and friends, gathered at Trustmark Park on Friday, August 19 for a Summer Social to enjoy networking, good food, free ice cream, baseball and fireworks. MAA members gathered for a short meeting and good food at Farm Bureau Grill discussing this year’s accomplishments, membership, benefits, […]

  • MAA Past President throws first pitch at M-Braves game

    MAA Past President William L. Head had the honor of throwing the first pitch at the Mississippi Braves game against the Pensacola Blue Wahoos on Friday, August 19 as the designated Pink Tie Guy for the Susan G. Komen Foundation. Head was escorted onto the field by other foundation members and M-Braves officials. He greeted […]

  • Auctioneer Scholarship Available

    The Mississippi Auctioneers Association (MAA) is currently accepting applications for the 2017 George W. Martin Memorial Auctioneer Scholarship through December 1. The scholarship awards tuition and/or fees credit of a select auction school to a qualified future auctioneer. MAA established a scholarship in 2016 to encourage qualified individuals to become successful auctioneers in an effort to […]

  • MAA members Head, Weaver complete NAA designation courses

    Mississippi Auctioneers Association (MAA) members William L. Head, Madison, and Courtney Jo Weaver, Forest, recently completed designation courses offered July 17-19 prior to the National Auctioneers Association (NAA) International Conference and Show held in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Head, who already holds designations of Accredited Auctioneer of Real Estate (AARE), Certified Estate Specialist (CES), Benefit Auction […]

  • MS auctioneers attend NAA International Conference and Show

    Mississippi auctioneers joined fellow auctioneers from across the world to attend the 67th National Auctioneers Association’s (NAA) 67th International Auctioneers Conference and Show and education courses in Grand Rapids, Michigan July 17-23, 2016. Among the hundreds of professionals who made the trip, Mississippi Auctioneers Association (MAA) members Benny & Ruthie Taylor, Grenada; William L. Head, […]

  • MAA launches new Facebook page

    The Mississippi Auctioneers Association recently launched a new Facebook page in an effort to reach more MAA members and to expand our global network of auction professionals, companies and organizations. Through our Facebook Page, we will share news about the organization and industry-related information. As a follower or “Fan” of our Page, you will be able to communicate […]

  • MAA names Zach Hodge recipient of George W. Martin Memorial Auctioneer Scholarship

    The Mississippi Auctioneers Association and Jeff Martin Auctioneers, Inc. announced Zach Hodge from Laurel, Miss. as this year’s George W. Martin Memorial Auctioneer Scholarship winner. Hodge was chosen from a talented pool of students seeking to gain their auction license. Hodge is attending Nashville Auctioneers School July 9th – 17th in Tullahoma, Tennessee. Nashville Auction School has been […]

  • MAA establishes scholarship; application now available

    The Mississippi Auctioneers Association is proud to announce availability of an endowed scholarship. Members of the Mississippi Auctioneer Association elected to establish an auctioneer scholarship at the organization’s annual winter conference in Jackson, March 4. This award(s) is available to Mississippi residents who have expressed a sincere interest in becoming a licensed auctioneer in the […]

  • Mississippi endorses Scott King for NAA Board of Directors

    The Mississippi Auctioneers Association proudly endorses Scott King for NAA Board of Directors. His experience as an auctioneer and as a member of the NAA for more than three decades speaks volumes for his commitment to our industry. The representatives of Mississippi’s association are confident in his vision to help our national organization plan for […]

  • Ryals, Wright named auctioneer champions

    Ryals wins state auctioneer championship; Wright wins state rookie auctioneer champion Steve Ryals, Brooklyn, has been selected as the 2016 Mississippi Auctioneer Champion. Johnny Wright took home the title of Mississippi Rookie Auctioneer Champion. Ryals and Wright competed with other auctioneers from around the state in front of a panel of judges for the title […]

  • MAA auction raises money for Shriners Hospital in Shreveport, La

    The Mississippi Auctioneer’s Association raised more than $680.00 to be donated to the Wahabi Shriners Hospital in Shreveport, La. The Association raised the money during its annual convention held in Jackson at the Ebenezer’s Restaurant March 4 through its Mississippi State Auctioneer Championships where contestants auctioned items donated by members. Steve Ryals, Brooklyn, was chosen […]

  • MAA members elect new officers

    The Mississippi Auctioneers Association held its annual convention March 4 at the Ebenezer’s Restaurant in Jackson. The Association elected new officers for 2016. Forest native and Nanih Waiya resident Courtney Weaver was elected as the new president of MAA. Henry Redmond of Poplarville and Brett Hollingsworth of Forest, were named vice president and secretary/treasurer respectively. […]

  • MISSISSIPPI AUCTIONEERS HOLD ANNUAL CONVENTION

    The Mississippi Auctioneers Association held its annual convention March 4, at the Ebenezer’s restaurant in Jackson. The winter conference is the most anticipated event of the MAA’s year, as members and non-members alike gather together to hear world class guest speakers, network with like-minded professionals, elect officers and board members, and attend the spectacular bid-calling […]

  • MAA 2016 Meeting

    MAA 2016 Meeting What: 2016 Annual Mississippi Auctioneers Meeting When: Friday, March 4, 2016 Where: Ebenezer’s 5827 Ridgewood Rd Jackson MS 39211 Mississippi Auctioneers, The Mississippi Auctioneer Association would like to invite you to the 2016 annual auctioneer’s meeting to be held at the Ebenezer’s on Friday, March 4, 2016. Registration and meet and greet […]

  • Mississippi Auctioneers Association donates to help local children.

    Donation by the Mississippi Auctioneers Association made to the Boys & Girls club of Central Mississippi & The Blair E. Batson Childrens Hospital. The Mississippi Auctioneers Association has raised money through their annual January member meeting fun auction in order to make a donation to the Boys and Girls Clubs of Central Mississippi. The donation […]