Welcome to the Minnesota State Auctioneers Association

Minnesota State Auctioneers Association

Founded in 1949, the MSAA has a proud history that is made up of dedicated members from all facets of the Auction Industry. Today we educate our members on current auction techniques and best practices industry-wide.







Welcome to the Minnesota State Auctioneers Association Website

We are excited to be celebrating 73 years of the MSAA and happy to share this website with you. Here you’ll find information about members who are auction professionals who can assist you with all your auction needs. They conduct auctions of various assets including: estate, collection, agriculture and construction equipment, vehicle, real estate, farm, liquidation and more. We hope you enjoy exploring the site.

We Provide:
  • Access to auction professionals who are valued members of the MSAA
  • News, laws and regulation information affecting our association and our industry
  • Education and networking opportunities for members
  • Promotion of the auction method of marketing for your assets and realizing true price discovery through information and education
  • Minnesota license laws information
  • MSAA benefits and application
  • Logo promotion and guidelines
  • Auxiliary membership
  • Awards & Honors: Hall of Fame, Past Presidents, Auctioneer Championship, Auxiliary Hall of Fame, Marketing Contest and Scholarships

Our Vision Statement

MSAA members will be leaders in the auction community and auction method of marketing.

Our Mission Statement

The MSAA exists to provide its professionals with a sense of community through building strong relationships, quality education, advocacy, and tools needed to successfully promote the auction method of marketing.

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Minnesota State Auctioneers Association

Minnesota State Auctioneers Association

The Minnesota State Auctioneers Association was formed in 1949, and through outstanding leadership, h

Check out the recent website articles posted on the MSAA Website! This month, we hear from President Glenn Trautman on the State of the Association, as well as 2023 Champion Auctioneer Cody Aasness on his plans for being the 2023 MSAA Ambassador! New articles are posted every month! Click the link below to stay up to date on news and information from your MSAA Board of Directors, Executive Leadership, and Reigning Champions!www.minnesotaauctioneers.org/monthly-articles/ See MoreSee Less
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What We Offer

Annual Conference & Show

This three day event features over a dozen educational seminars and many other activities intended to encourage networking opportunities among the membership.

Membership Directory

Have worldwide exposure with your listing in the MSAA online membership directory.

The Summer Picnic

In the summer of each year the association hosts a one day “summer picnic” which includes two educational seminars, a noon picnic lunch and generally a networking opportunity in the afternoon.

The Auctioneer

Published two times a year, the Auctioneer is the official magazine of the association and feature informative, educational articles which assist in keeping the membership abreast of developing trends within the industry as well as association news and activities.

Join The MSAA

The Minnesota State Auctioneers Association is an organization of auctioneers and auction professionals. With the support of its membership, the association works to promote the auction profession.