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  • Maryland State Bid Calling Championship Competition!

    The Auctioneers Association of Maryland Presents:   The Maryland State Bid Calling Championship Competition Saturday, September 3, 2016 at 2:00 pm Location of Contest: Carolina Carport Stage – MD State Fairgrounds 2200 York Road, Lutherville-Timonium, Maryland Qualifications, Rules, and Procedures: Contestant must be at least 18 years old, a member of the AAM and a […]

  • UPDATE on January 2017 Winter Conference

    UPDATE on January 2017 Winter Conference

  • 2016 Mark your calendars

    Association Meetings: Tuesday, March 22, 2016 Timbuktu Restaurant 1726 Dorsey Road Hanover, MD 21076   Wednesday, June 15, 2016 Conrad Seafood Restaurant 9654 Bel Air Road Perry Hall, MD 21236   Tuesday, September 20, 2016 Adam’s Tap House Grille 100 Abruzzi Drive Chester, MD 21619   Wednesday, December 7, 2016 Ceresville Mansion 8529 Liberty Road […]

  • 2016 AAM Conference

    Great time had by all with Mike Jones from NAA, held in our State Capitol of Annapolis

  • AAM Winter Conference Schedule

    2015-AAM-Winter-Conference-Schedule 2

  • AAM Auction

    AAM auction to be held in conjunction with Roy Gregory’s Auction and Bid Calling Contest Saturday November 15th 9:00am. For consignments or donations info call Roy Gregory 410-591-8429 or Kevin Henley 410-984-7037. There will be a 20% commission Rate.This is to raise funds for the AAM 2015 winter conference.

  • Bid Calling

    AAM Bid Calling Entry Form AAM Bid Calling Contest Guidelines

  • Scholarship

    We are accepting scholarship applications please mail in your application by November 15, 2014. Scholarships will be given out at our meeting December 10th at 6:pm at the Cearsville Mansion in Cearsville, MD.

  • Kevin Henley – 2014 Maryland Bid Calling Champion

    Kevin Henley is the 2014 Maryland State Bid Calling Champion and will be representing Maryland in the international contest this July in Louisville, KY. Kevin is a first generation auctioneer from Westminster, MD who has been intrigued by the auction industry since childhood. In 2010, he pursued this interest by attending the Mendenhall School of […]

  • Lia Kvatum Named 2013 Maryland Bid Calling Champion

    Lia Kvatum is an auctioneer who specializes in benefits and gala auctions, and is the 2013 Maryland State Bid Calling Champion. Ms. Kvatum began her career in non-profit fundraising, and that, combined with a background of improvisational theater, made galas a natural fit. She is licensed in Washington, DC and Maryland counties, and makes her […]

  • John Roop Wins 2012 Maryland Bid Calling Championship

    Congratulations to John Roop who won the Maryland Bid Calling Championship held at Chesapeake Auction House in St. Leonard, MD this year! There were 6 Contestants this year which included: John Roop Patrick Flaherty Jeremiah Herbst Terry Jacobs Dana Dudley Scott Blankenship. The 3 Finalists were: John Roop coming in First Terry Jacobs coming in […]

  • James G. Cochran – 2011 Hall of Fame

    James G. Cochran of Cochran Auctioneers and Associates recently was inducted into the Auctioneers Association of Maryland Hall of Fame at a ceremony held at the State Association’s Winter Conference in Ocean City, MD. Jim, who has his main offices in Boonsboro, Maryland graduated from the Reppert School of Auctioneering in 1972 and along with […]

  • Ron Farrell Wins 2011 Maryland Bid Calling Championship

    Ron Farrell won the 2011 Maryland Bid Calling Championship held at Cochran’s Auction in Boonsboro, MD! Ron Farrell came in First Place, John Roop came in Second Place and Dana Dudley came in Third Place.

  • Clair Martin inducted into 2010 Hall of Fame

    Clair Martin was inducted into the Auctioneers Association of Maryland Hall of Fame at the 2010 Conference for his outstanding contributions to the auction profession. Clair L. Martin is a licensed auctioneer in Maryland and Pennsylvania specializing in the selling of a variety of antiques, fine furniture, estates, equipment, and real estate. He also specializes […]

  • Zach Shelley – 2009 Maryland Bid Calling Champion

    Last year’s champion, Roxane Casto, coordinated this year’s bid calling contest which took place at Metzger’s Auction House. Congratulations to Zach Shelley, our 2009 Maryland State Bid Calling Champion. Zach competed with 8 other auctioneers and was awarded top honors. Coming in 2nd place was Ron Hamner, and 3rd place was John Roop. Thanks to […]

  • Roxane Casto – 2008 Maryland Bid Calling Champion

    The competition was held on September 30th at the Chesapeake Auction House in St. Leonard, MD in conjunction with the annual AAM fundraising event. The competition included nine auctioneers throughout the state of Maryland. Congratulations to Roxane Casto of Glen Burnie who earned the 2008 Title. A love of antiques led Roxane to move into […]