Membership Makes Sense

Legislative Influence

PAA’s lobbying efforts through the professional services of Capital Associates, Inc. makes for regulatory and licensing victories within the auction industry in Pennsylvania. Everyday state and federal government officials are making decisions that directly affect you and your auction business which can dramatically impact your overall success. Capital Associates, Inc., effectively and efficiently influences key decision makers. They become the eyes, ears and voice of the auction profession by using their resources, relationships and access to government officials to monitor critical processes and initiate strategic activities on behalf of PA auctioneers.

Educational Seminars

The annual PAA State Conference, Trade Show and PAACE (Pennsylvania Auctioneers Accredited Continuing Education) Program offers a host of workshops, seminars, roundtable discussions, contests, networking, and CE credits for all licensed Pennsylvania auctioneers.

Information Resource

The Keystone Auctioneer is an important news magazine containing auction-specific articles including technical topics, marketing, promotion, technology, business operations, PAA member news, and the future of the auction industry in Pennsylvania.

Free Auction Listing on Three Websites

You are able to advertise your auctions to an unlimited audience for free! The partnership among the PAA, Auction Zip.com and the NAA affords a priceless opportunity for exposure to your auctions.

Trusted Credentials

Your buyers and sellers look for credentials, and the PAA logo is recognizable and reputable. Display it proudly, and your buyers and sellers will respond.