News & Announcements

Congratulations to our Iowa State Champion Auctioneer

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Jared Chambers of Corydon, IA was awarded the title ‘Iowa State Champion Auctioneer’ on Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at the Iowa State Fair during the Auctioneer Contest Finals. 

The top five finalists – Kam Hartstack of Clarinda, 3rd runner up, Justin Steward of Wyoming, 2nd runner up, Jordan Cannon, Central City, 1st runner up, and Jeff Graber of Lincoln, MO, reserve champion.

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State Fair Semi Finals & Final Auction

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To make it to the Iowa State Champion Auctioneer contest each August, IAA members batten in our preliminary contest during the IAA Annual Convention in February.  Our top 20 advance to the finals at the Iowa State Fair. Five judges officiate the final round at the Iowa State Fair. Contestants are rated on speed, bid calling ability, salesmanship, and appearance. This August 15 at 9 AM our contestants will be auctioning off 55 Kolbalt tool packages donated by Lowe's Companies, Inc. Proceeds will benifit 3 of Iowa's childeren hospitals. 

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Help Us Welcome Steve Greenfield as our 2017 Grand Marshall

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Twice an Iowa State Auctioneer Champion, Army Veteran, Respected Auctioneer Professional, Meet Steve Greenfield.

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David Whitley Presents at IAA Seminar August 14

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Join us August 14 to learn from David Whitley! This August workshop is free to IAA Members - LEARN MORE

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2017 Iowa Auctioneers Association Convention Contest Results

Des Moines, IA – This year’s Iowa Auctioneers Association annual convention was jam-packed with classes, competition and camaraderie. The Iowa Auctioneers Association is proud to announce the winners of the multiple competitions held at their annual convention on February 3-5, 2017 at the Airport Holiday Inn in Des Moines, Iowa.

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2017 Advertising Winners Announced

Des Moines, IA – This year’s Iowa Auctioneers Association annual convention was jam-packed with classes, competition and camaraderie. The Iowa Auctioneers Association is proud to announce the winners of the multiple competitions held at their annual convention on February 3-5, 2017 at the Airport Holiday Inn in Des Moines, Iowa.

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Burton Prunty Inducted into the Iowa Auctioneers Hall of Fame

Des Moines, IA – On February 4, 2017 the Iowa Auctioneers Association (IAA) inducted Burton Prunty of Allerton, IA into the Iowa Auctioneers Hall of Fame. Burton is a first-generation auctioneer. He graduated from the Missouri Auction School in the fall of 1963. During his career he has worked for the Chariton, Russell and Humeston Livestock Auctions and the Chariton Machinery Auction. He has sold from Boone, Iowa to Branson, Missouri. 

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Press Release – IAA Convention Advertising Results

The Iowa Auctioneers Association is proud to announce the winners of the multiple competitions held at their annual convention on February 5-7, 2016 at the Courtyard by Marriott in Ankeny.

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