Auction technology leaders to deliver new solutions and better experiences for customers

Minneapolis, MN — Wavebid ( ), an auction technology leader, today announced a strategic partnership with (, the nation’s leading provider of marketing and web solutions for auctioneers, according to Russ Hilk, President and CEO of Wavebid.

“This partnership will greatly increase collaboration between the two organizations,” Hilk said. “Auctioneers will be able to leverage data built in Wavebid to broadcast their auctions using’s extensive marketing and syndication network.”

Wavebid provides cloud-based auction management tools such as mobile cataloging, auction administration and inventory management. created the largest syndication network and calendar system in the auction industry (IGNITE).

Hilk explained, “Merging these two technologies creates a windfall of opportunity for auctioneers using either system.  The instant exchange of data will allow for detailed auction information to be rapidly deployed across multiple marketing channels, all with little cost or time required by the auctioneer.”

“Our long term goal is to create an IGNITE Super System using’s’ world class syndication built on Wavebid infrastructure,” said Michael Long, Co-Founder at Wavebid. “This is the start of many new positive changes that will result in better marketing tools for auctioneers.”

As part of the collaboration, in 2015 will release a new IGNITE 4.0 built on Wavebid groundwork.

President and  CEO of, Nancy Romanus, stated, “We are very excited! Our connection with Wavebid gives our customers access to the best available technology in the auction industry today.  Our technologies complement each other very well and will go a long way in continuing to service the auction industry with cutting edge technology.”

The partnership means a launch of new products and services, an integration allowing data transfer between the two platforms, and a partnership approach to key clients.

About Wavebid:

Minneapolis-based Wavebid provides world-class technology to the auction industry. The company exists to help auctioneers learn and succeed with today’s latest technology. Since 2011 Wavebid has helped bring over 22,000 auctions to a world market.  With innovative products like mobile cataloging, Wavebid invents the processes used by today’s most lucrative auctioneers. For more information please visit

About was founded in 1994 to provide technology leadership to the auction industry.  Directly involved in some of the most important advances in the auction industry, they have become the largest provider of auction syndication, calendaring and marketing services to auctioneers in North America. Their goal is help auctioneers connect with buyers and sellers in an expanding digital world.  For more information please visit

Social Media

Find Wavebid on Facebook:

Follow Wavebid on Twitter:

Find on Facebook:

Follow on Twitter:


Source: Wavebid, Inc.