SCAA Newsletter

SCAA November Bid Caller

SCAA Bid Caller

Scholarship and Hall of Fame Information

J.L. Pinkney Scholarship

Hall of Fame Submission Form

J.L. Pinckney Scholarship Application

Download the form for the J.L. Pinckney Scholarship Application (click here). Submission deadline: December 15

Hall of Fame Nomination Form

Download the Hall of Fame Nomination Form (click here) and return to the SCAA by January 1.

SCAA Bid Calling Championship

The SCAA held its 2018 Bid Calling Championship at the  Hilton Garden Inn, Columbia/Northeast, Columbia, SC.  

Rafe Dixon is the 2018 Bid Calling Champion and will attend the NAA representing SCAA in their competition.

Marshall McAbee is the Reserve Champion.

Dwayne Johnson is the 2018 Rookie Bid Calling Champion.

Gwen Bryant was the winner of the George W. Martin Veteran Auctioneers Championship.   

Thank you to all the sponsors who helped make this competition a success! 

Annual Convention – 2016

Columbia, S.C. – The South Carolina Auctioneers Association enjoyed incredible success at its 42nd Annual convention Jan. 22-24 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Columbia.

SCAA President David Meares of Meares Auction Group in Pelzer led the festivities, which included the association’s annual South Carolina Bid Calling Championship, five hours of continuing education, an advertising award ceremony, a lively fun auction and an important membership meeting.

Jami Marchant of Isle of Palms won the 2016 SCAA Bid Calling Championship. Also placing in the contest, Hope Meares of Bowtie Benefit Auctions in Pelzer won second runner-up and Randy Ligon of The Ligon Company in Rock Hill won third runner-up. Danny Allman of Columbia Auto Auction in Columbia won the 2016 SCAA Rookie Bid Calling Championship. A new division of competition was created this year to give veteran auctioneers and past champions an opportunity to participate. This competition was called the George W. Martin Veteran Auctioneers Championship. Our winner this year was David Meares. All of our bid calling competitions this year were sponsored by Martin & Martin Auctioneers.

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