ABOUT OUR AUCTION COMPANY
A. CURTIS ANDREW AUCTION, INC.
A. Curtis Andrew Auction, Inc. is a full-service auction company that is family owned and operated and actively auctioneering with three generations of auctioneers.
A. Curtis Andrew Auction, Inc. was founded in 1972 by Curtis and his wife Beverly. Curtis is a third generation auctioneer. Curtis has been an auctioneer and appraiser for the past fifty years conducting various types of auctions throughout the states of Maryland, Delaware and Virginia.
In April 1972, Curtis opened his weekly Thursday night consignment auction in (American Corner) near Federalsburg, Maryland selling antiques, collectibles and furniture. Over the years the auction business has grown and in 1994 the auction company moved into the current main modern complex at the company’s original location.
In addition to conducting our weekly Thursday Night Auction, the auction company also conducts various on-location auctions which include the following: Estates, Personal Property, Foreclosures, Real Estate, Agricultural/Farm Machinery, Construction/Heavy Equipment, and Business/Commercial Liquidations.
In 1980, Curtis’s son-in-law Mike Roe, Sr. joined the auction company. Mike is a graduate of the Missouri Auction School, Kansas City, Missouri and The Certified Auctioneers Institute, Indiana University, Indiana. In addition to Mike’s CAI designation, Mike has obtained the following designations: CES -Certified Estate Specialist, and GPPA - Graduate Personal Property Appraiser.
In 2005, Curtis’s daughter Sandy joined the auction company full-time managing accounting and computer operations. Sandy has obtained AA degree in Computer Science, BS in Business Administration and Computer Science and a MBA degree.
In 2006, Mike and Sandy’s oldest son Michael, Jr. joined the auction company full-time. Mike, Jr. is responsible for the managing of the weekly consignment auction, accounting and daily auction operations. Michael, Jr. is in the process of completing his BS in Business Administration.
In 2012, Mike and Sandy’s younger son Miles joined the auction company full-time as an auctioneer. Miles is a fifth generation auctioneer and he has been auctioneering since he was twelve years old. Miles is a graduate of the World Wide College of Auctioneering, Mason City, Iowa.
Curtis, Mike and Miles are members of the both the National Auctioneers Association and the Maryland Auctioneers Association.
Curtis, Mike and Miles are also licensed in the state of Virginia. Curtis VAAR #3063, Mike, Sr. VAAR #3068, and Miles VAAR # 4536.
We thank you for taking the time to learn about A. Curtis Andrew Auction, Inc. and we look forward to working with you in the future.