Austin, TX (PRWEB) August 11, 2014
Scott Swenson of United Country Jones-Swenson Auction Marketing, Inc. based in Austin, Texas was recognized for lifetime achievement in the auction profession by being inducted into the Texas Auctioneers Association Hall of Fame at its recent Texas Auctioneers Annual Conference.
“To be recognized professionally by one’s peers and colleagues is an honor of a lifetime. I am deeply moved to be included with the esteemed group of auctioneers and businessmen who are a part of the Texas Auctioneers Hall of Fame,” said Swenson after receiving the distinction.
Swenson has served as a professional auctioneer since 1983 and holds the Certified Auctioneers Institute (CAI) designation, the highest professional designation for auctioneers. Swenson also holds the GPPA (Graduate, Personal Property Appraiser) appraisal designation, specializing in business assets and industrial equipment. Swenson was named Texas State Champion Auctioneer in 1992 and is a four-time finalist in the International Auctioneer Championship. Swenson served on the board of both the Texas and National Auctioneers Associations and was elected President of the Texas Auctioneers Association in 2010.
United Country Jones-Swenson Auction Marketing, Inc. specializes in business liquidations, real estate and charity auctions and has conducted more than 3,000 auctions across the United States and Mexico. Under Swenson’s leadership, his company has won more than 20 auction marketing awards.
About United Country Jones-Swenson Auction Marketing
United Country Jones-Swenson Auction Marketing, Inc. is a nationally recognized, full-service auction company that sells real estate, commercial & industrial equipment, business liquidations & specialty assets using traditional auction methods combined with leading-edge internet auction technology. The Jones-Swenson appraisal and recovery department is positioned to assist the banking Industry in the evaluation and recovery of collateral assets nationwide. With offices in Austin and Dallas, the certified auctioneers at Jones-Swenson Auction Marketing have conducted thousands of auctions and appraisals across throughout the United States over the past 30 years.