Darron Meares, MBA, CAI, MPPA, BAS
Darron Meares is a licensed auctioneer in South Carolina, North Carolina, Georgia and Florida. He also holds a South Carolina Real Estate Broker’s License. Darron manages and conducts real estate auctions as well as business and bankruptcy liquidations. He currently serves as the Chairman of the Education Institute of the National Auctioneers Association (NAA) and previously served a three-year term on the NAA Board of Directors. In addition, he is a past president of the South Carolina Auctioneers Association and is the 2013-14 South Carolina Bid Calling Grand Champion.
Meares is a sought-after public speaker and a professional member of the National Speakers Association. In addition, he is an instructor at the Southeastern School of Auctioneering and the Certified Auctioneers Institute (CAI) at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana.
SCAL 3737, NCAL 8784, GAL AUNR003163, FAL AU4466
Born and raised in Upstate, South Carolina, Britni discovered her love of real estate while watching her parents rehab her childhood home, not once but twice as she was growing up. After graduating from Southern New Hampshire University with a Bachelors degree in Business Management and a concentration in Marketing, Britni took the skills she learned and channeled those toward her career in property management. Aside from having knowledge with both long-term rentals as well as vacation rentals, Britni has worked with both traditional banks and hard money lenders, making her a jack of all trades with understanding property and mortgage lending. Whether it’s looking for one’s own personal residence or a property for investment/commercial purposes, Britni’s main concern is the best interest of her clients. It’s the sense of pride she receives when seeing her clients happy that gives Britni the greatest compliment she could ever accept.
Britni comes from a military family where both of her Grandfathers served in the US Air Force, her father was in the Army Reserve, and her brother is active in the Marine Corps. Semper Fi! She is proud to be called Aunt BB by her niece and nephew and Mom to her Great Dane, Lucas.
David J. Meares, CAI, GPPA
David J. Meares is a licensed auctioneer in South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia and licensed to sell Real Estate in South Carolina. David has been an auctioneer since 1979 and Realtor since 1992. He is the President of Meares Auction Group and handles all Firearms Auctions in addition to Real Estate, Estates and Business Liquidations. David is a past President of the South Carolina Auctioneers Association and has served on the Board. He is a 2-time SC Bid Calling Champion (2004 & 2008) and Bid Calling Grand Champion in 2016 winning the "George Martin Veterans Grand Champion" division. David was inducted into the South Carolina Auctioneers Association "Hall of Fame" in 2017.
SCAL 620, NCAL 5629, GAL AUNR002315
Merle works with Meares Land & Auction Company in the Midlands and low country as a real estate broker and auctioneer.