Frederick, MD (PRWEB) July 25, 2011
Property Room, the police auction site known for great deals in a trusted, fun online environment, today announced it has been awarded a contract for “Surplus Asset Liquidation and/or Auction Services with Related Solutions” by the National Joint Powers Alliance®.
The NJPA contract enables government, education and non-profit agencies a purchasing solution that satisfies most agencies’ competitive bid requirements. The Property Room contract broadens the depth and breadth of competitively awarded products and services available to NJPA member agencies.
Founded by former police officers, Property Room provides an auction platform for products from over 2,600 police departments and municipalities nationwide. Property Room auctions cover practically every category of consumer goods, from watches, laptops and power tools to jewelry, coins and cars. Unique and offbeat items on the website have included eight-person bikes, Persian rugs, signed art, surfboards, and a Bentley.
“Property Room looks forward to working with NJPA’s 30,000 nationwide members,” said PJ Bellomo, CEO for Property Room. “We expect that our customer base and online expertise will prove to be a great fit for their member agencies.”
Property Room has earned the trust of over 1.25 million registered users nationwide who value the security and savings offered on the site backed by superior customer service. With a team of trained and experienced inventory experts, Property Room rigorously evaluates all merchandise listed on the site from every police department, and destroys all counterfeit merchandise.
According to Kelly McAllister, Contract Manager for Auction Services at NJPA, Property Room is well known for its full service approach and is the only vendor who will “come and take away your problems and send you back money.”
McAllister added, “This contract award with Property Room is an ideal fit for our Auction Services Contract. Property Room minimizes the administrative burden and work demands made on our members’ staff and provides total transparency into the auction process while fully accounting for every item sent to them.”
Property Room works with many of the largest law enforcement agencies in the country, including the NYPD, LAPD, Houston Police Department, Orange County Sheriff’s Department, Kings County Sheriff’s Department, and Las Vegas Metro Police Department, among others.
The NJPA contract was signed on June 21st, 2011 and is available nationally to NJPA members.
The National Joint Powers Alliance® (NJPA) is a Municipal Contracting government agency established through legal statute in 1978. NJPA serves over 30,000 Members throughout the nation with competitively awarded purchasing solutions from industry-leading vendors.
About Property Room:
Property Room is an online auction site that provides easy, fun, trusted deals on merchandise collected from police property rooms from across the United States. With most auctions starting at $1 with no reserve, Property Room offers a site consumers can trust and a fun place to find great deals on a variety of eclectic and valuable items, like jewelry, watches, cars, coins, and more. More than 2,600 police departments and municipalities work with Property Room, including the LAPD and NYPD. For more information and great deals visit http://www.PropertyRoom.com.