Mark was incredible. His energy, enthusiasm, knowledge of each of the lots and the way he engaged the audience was unbelievable. We raised tens of thousands of dollars more because of Mark and I would highly recommend him.

Danielle GallagherLafayette Partners in Education

Dynamic Live Auctioneer

Mark is one of the top auctioneers in his field, winning a California State Auctioneer’s Association Bid-Calling Championship in 2012. Mark has modified this skill to suit the fundraising environment-his chant is clear, understandable and infused with entertainment. This ensures that all the pertinent information is received by your audience and allows for a more personal connection between the auctioneer and your guests. His expertise in sales, and his knowledge of auction psychology, gives him an advantage as your auctioneer. No matter what the value of the items he is selling, be assured that there will be no extra dollars left on the table.

  • Master of Ceremony
  • Award-Winning Live Auctioneer
  • Energetic and Engaging Auction Performance
  • Optimized Momentum for Fundraising
  • Silent Auction Announcements
  • Professional Ringmen/Bid Assistants
  • Powerful and Mission-Driven Fundraising Appeal
  • Revenue-Generating Auction Additions
  • Able to Incorporate Mobile Giving

Mark was excellent to work with. Excellent in preparation as well as in execution. He puts his heart and soul in to working with an organization and I highly recommend him.

Shara FislerExecutive Director, Ocean Discovery Institute

Auction Planning

MRK Auctions works with you to construct a plan for success. Our initial consultation discusses all aspects of your event: run-of-show, live auction, fund-a-need, paddle raise, and an entertaining experience for your guests. All MRK clients receive our Auction Playbook that will help guide you through the entire planning process and allow for seamless future events. Working with MRK will generate exponentially more revenue.

  • Event Assessment
  • Live Auction Item Procurement
  • Goal Planning
  • Event Timeline Planning
  • Live Auction Order
  • Revenue Stream Planning
  • Auction Guide & Coaching Book
  • Event Checklists
  • Tricks of the trade

Mark has been our auctioneer for the last 2 years. Last year [the first year we hired Mark] we set a record, about a third larger than we’ve ever done. This year, again, we raised even double what we raised last year!

Tim MolakHead of School

Complimentary Consultation

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