LiveBlock Auctions International

LiveBlock Auctions International

February 12, 2010 08:00 ET

LiveBlock Auctions International Announces Contract Renewal and Expansion with Barrett Jackson Auction Company

REGINA, SASKATCHEWAN--(Marketwire - Feb. 12, 2010) - LiveBlock Auctions International (LAI) is pleased to announce that the Barrett-Jackson Auction Company, the world's greatest collector car auctions, has renewed its contract with LAI. As part of this agreement, LAI will expand its current offering of live online auction software and services to include Barrett Jackson's inaugural auction in Orange County in June, 2010.

"Providing a dynamic auction experience to our customers is our number one objective at Barrett-Jackson," said Craig Jackson, Chairman/CEO of Barrett-Jackson. "Moving forward with LiveBlock will allow us to continue utilizing cutting edge technology and auction software at all of our events, including the new auction in Orange County. It also helps us conduct the most honest, transparent auction in the collector car industry."

"We are very proud to be continuing our long standing relationship with Barrett-Jackson. Since 2005, it has been our pleasure to work with Barrett Jackson and to watch them grow from two sales annually to three, with the addition in 2008 of the Las Vegas sale. We are very excited to be a part of a fourth sale in Orange County in 2010 and that Barrett Jackson has chosen LAI to continue to provide its live online auction service." Matt Pinch, VP Operations (LAI)

Barrett-Jackson: Established in 1971 and headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., Barrett-Jackson specializes in providing products and services to classic and collector car owners, astute collectors and automotive enthusiasts around the world. The company produces "The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions(TM)" in Scottsdale, Palm Beach, Fla., Las Vegas and Orange County, Calif. Barrett-Jackson also endorses a one-of-a-kind collector car insurance offering for collector vehicles and other valued belongings. For more information about Barrett-Jackson, visit or call (480) 421-6694.

LiveBlock Auctions International (LAI), a wholly owned subsidiary of ADESA Inc., is a global leader in the delivery of live on-line auction technologies. Founded in 1999, LAI's head office is located in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada where it services more than 2500 auctions per month for clients in North America, Australia, New Zealand and Ireland. For more information about LiveBlock Auctions International, visit or call 1-306-584-1383.

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