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Simpsonville Restaurant Closes, Will Auction Items

Simpsonville, SC – After six years in the Simpsonville area, the owner of P Simpson’s Hometown Grille has decided to close the doors. Meares Auctions, of Pelzer, South Carolina, has been contracted to liquidate the restaurant wall-to-wall and will be doing so through a timed online auction. There will be no live onsite bidding. The owner of the restaurant chose the […]

November 3rd, 2015|Auctions, News

SCAA Holds Well-Attended Convention; Meares New President

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – The South Carolina Auctioneers Association enjoyed incredible success at its annual convention Jan. 11-13, 2013 at Sands Resorts in Myrtle Beach. Darron Meares of Meares Auction Group in Pelzer won the 2013 SCAA Bid Calling Championship. Also placing in the contest, Paul Yoder of Seneca won First Runner-Up, and Bryan Hope of Ninety Six won Second […]

January 18th, 2013|News

Meares elected VP of Auctioneers Association

Darron Meares, a second generation auctioneer from Pelzer, South Carolina was elected Vice President of the South Carolina Auctioneers Association (SCAA) at their January convention held in Greenville, SC.  Meares is the COO of the Meares Auction Group and the founder of Meares and Associates, LLC – an appraisal and public speaking firm located in Upstate South Carolina.  In addition, […]

January 29th, 2012|News

Meares sells 1893-S Morgan silver dollar for $3100

Meares Auction Group, a 39 year-old upstate South Carolina based auction firm, sold an authenticated 1893-S Morgan silver dollar for well more than the reserve price at their Groundhog Day Coin Auction held February 2, 2011.  The coin, thought by collectors to be THE coin needed to finish their collection, brought $3,100.00 and was won by an in-house bidder at […]

February 4th, 2011|Auctions

David Meares wins SC Bid Calling Championship

David Meares, of Pelzer, South Carolina won the South Carolina Auctioneers Association Bid Calling Championship at the annual convention held in Columbia, South Carolina in January 2011.  He has been and auctioneer for over 30 years and a Realtor for 20 years.  Meares is the co-owner of Meares Auctions, Incorporated, a family-owned 39 year-old auction firm in upstate South Carolina. […]

January 29th, 2011|News

Meares Auction Group surpasses 200 online auctions

Meares Auction Group, based in Pelzer, South Carolina, has completed over 200 online auctions using the Proxibid internet platform.  Meares, a leader in the real-time online auction segment of the profession, believes in the method as it brings in clients from across the United States and the world.  In addition to breaking geographical borders, the online auction method allows bidders […]

September 25th, 2010|Auctions

Meares Auctions nears 200 online events

The Meares Auction Group has completed 192 online auction events for its clients since 2004.  The company is the recognized leader in online auction event management in South Carolina and routinely runs an average of three live online auction events each month. Meares Auction Group conducts coin, firearm, toy and business liquidation auctions online via the Proxibid web server.  This […]

July 25th, 2010|Auctions
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