·          Over 45 years buying, selling and appraising antiques, household contents, works of art, jewelry, oriental rugs and collectibles.
·         International Society of Appraisers since 1982.  ISA is an organization of over 900 personal property appraisers and a leader in its field.
·         Licensed New York State Real Estate Broker
·         Licensed Pennsylvania Auctioneer
·         Earned the CAPP (Certified Appraiser of Personal Property) designation in 1988. This is the highest level of membership.
·         Served on Board of Directors, 1994 - 1996.
·         Co-instructor, 5-day Antiques & Residential Appraisal course taught Nationwide.
·         Member of the teaching staff of the International School of Auctioneering, S. Deerfield, MA. for over 20 years.
·         Conducts adult education courses on antiques through Broome Community College
.    Speaker for many years to civic and historical groups on Antiques and Collecting



  • Over 35 years auctioning and appraising Real Estate, Restaurant Equipment, Machinery, Rolling Stock, Business Liquidations
  • University of Indiana at Bloomington, a 3- year program conducted by the University of Indiana and the National Auctioneers Association leading to the designation, "CAI" Certified Auctioneers Institute.
  • The State University of New York at Binghamton
  • The International School of Auctioneering South Deerfield, Massachusetts
Our satisfied customers include:
·         U.S. Bankruptcy Court & U.S. Small Business Administration
·         Real Estate Companies
·         Lending Institutions & Corporations
·         Municipalities & Insurance Companies
·         Private Individuals