SOURCE: Great American Group, Inc.

Great American Group, Inc.

September 13, 2010 16:54 ET

Rental Construction Equipment Fleet to Be Sold by Great American Group®* via Webcast Public Auction

WOODLAND HILLS, CA--(Marketwire - September 13, 2010) -  Great American Group, Inc. (OTCBB: GAMR), a leading provider of asset disposition, valuation and appraisal services, today announced that it will conduct a disposition of machinery, equipment, vehicles, and tools on behalf of Bakersfield, California rental firm, Flashco, Inc.

Great American Group will conduct the public auction sale live, on-site, Thursday, September 16, 2010, in a traditional outcry sale platform with a simultaneous internet webcast allowing for dynamic, competitive, online bidding.

Since 1976, Flashco has performed rentals and sales of construction machinery and equipment, vocational trucks, and contractor's tools. Located at the foot of California's San Joaquin Valley, Flashco has specialized in serving the traffic control industry throughout Bakersfield and greater Kern County.

"We've got something for everyone in this auction," commented Mark Weitz, President of Great American Group's Wholesale and Industrial Services. "We'll be selling a variety of late-model, well-maintained, major brand name construction machinery, support equipment, and work trucks, but there's also a nice selection of professional-grade hand and power tools and other items that will appeal to the smaller contractor or home remodeling enthusiast."

A Great American Group webcast auction allows those bidding online from anywhere with a web connection to participate in real time with buyers attending the live sale event. The auction sale will take place at 2910 Gateway Avenue in Bakersfield on Thursday, September 16, at 10:00 AM local time, with inspection of all items available throughout the day on Wednesday, September 15.

About Great American Group®

Great American Group, Inc. is a leading provider of asset disposition solutions and valuation and appraisal services to a wide range of retail, wholesale and industrial clients, as well as lenders, capital providers, private equity investors and professional service firms. Great American Group has offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, London, Los Angeles, New York, and San Francisco.

*Great American Group and the Eagle Design are trademarks registered in the US Patent and Trademark Office and are exclusive property of Great American Group, Inc.

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