Your warmth and humour as an MC and your high level of professionalism as an Auctioneer were fundamental to the overall success of the night
Lisa CavallaroThe Cancer Council Victoria
Tip 1: Acquire a coach. I couldn’t do without one!
I needed all the help and support I could get when I started so I secured the services of Phil de Fégely. He’s an expert and has coached a couple of past winners. He really is first class at what he does.
Matthew Young2011 Victorian Auctioneer Competition Champion, Principal Buxton St Kilda
Byron wins Buxton Novice Award
Friday, 27 July 2012
Byron Kerr, from Buxton Mentone, has won the 2012 Buxton Novice Auctioneer of the Year.The competition was held on July 17 at Pier 3 in Port Melbourne where 6 finalists took part.It was a fabulous event in front of a packed audience. The event was judged by 2011 Vic Champ. Matthew Young, Mat Cox and myself.Simon Pintado from Buxton Bentleigh was the runner up. This was announced at last night’s Buxton Annual Awards night held at Crown. Both Byron and Simon will now compete in the Vic Novice competition to be held in August.