(PRWEB) February 27, 2013
Jake is a third-generation professional auctioneer and certified appraiser with 20 years of industrial auction experience. He has managed projects ranging from accepting single consignments of one-off machines to quarterly auctions through negotiating complete liquidations for Fortune 500 clients throughout North America and Mexico. Jake has enjoyed board positions with Chicago’s chapters of both the Machinery Dealers National Association (MDNA) as Treasurer, and the Turnaround Management Association (TMA) as Membership Committee Member. He has authored numerous articles for industrial trade journals, participated in association panel discussions and conducted educational equipment workshops for the major lending institutions throughout North America. In addition to helping industrial and commercial clients, Jake and his wife Kim are dedicated to helping Chicagoland's non-profit organizations by conducting numerous charitable auctions and benefits.
Although recently formed in 2009, the principals of Heath Industrial Auction Services, Inc. each bring a minimum of 25 years experience in the sale/liquidation of business assets, in virtually all industries. According to Dave Heath, President, “With Jakes’s reputation in our industry, we couldn’t be more thrilled to add him as a valuable member of our team.”