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Press Release – IAA 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 5-7, 2016 at the Courtyard by Marriott in Ankeny.

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SOLD on Iowa State Fair Fun!

Hosted by the Iowa Auctioneers Association, the contest features 20 auctioneers from across Iowa and the Midwest competing for the coveted title of 2015 Iowa State Fair Auctioneer Champion.  The contest is a live auction event, where the 20 auctioneers sell their items to the buying audience.  During this competition, five out of state judges, score the participants based on speed, bid calling ability, salesmanship and other important traits of being a professional auctioneer.

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2015 IAA Convention Winners

Find out the Calling, Rookie, Ring, and Advertsiing Contest winners from the 2015 IAA Convention.

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2014 IAA Bid Calling Finals

Twenty auctioneers will compete in the 2014 Iowa State Champion Auctioneer Contest at the IAA Bid Calling Contest Finals on Tuesday, August 12 at 9 a.m. The contest is a lively and entertaining affair and allows the general public to learn more about auctioneering

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2014 Iowa Auctioneers Association Convention Contest Results

View the results from this year’s convention competitions.

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IAA Bid Calling Contest Finals

Twenty-one auctioneers will compete in the 2013 Iowa State Champion Auctioneer Contest at the IAA Bid Calling Contest Finals on Tuesday, August 13 at 9 a.m. 

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Darrell Cannon Inducted into the Iowa Auctioneers Association Hall of Fame

Darrell Cannon, owner of Cannon Auction Service based in Palo, Iowa was announced as the 45th inductee into the Iowa Auctioneers Association Hall of Fame during the organization’s annual convention, held February 1 – 3, 2013 at the West Des Moines Marriott.

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2013 IAA Convention Contest Results

This year’s 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 our annual convention on February 1 – 3, 2013 at the West Des Moines Marriott.

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