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Williams & Williams

June 04, 2013 08:41 ET

Williams & Williams Awarded the 2013 Grand Champion in the National Auctioneers Association/USA Today Marketing Competition

Also Awarded Auction Marketing Campaign of the Year, Best in Show Advertising/Public Relations

TULSA, OK--(Marketwired - Jun 4, 2013) - Williams & Williams®, the premier brand in real estate auction, was awarded the highest marketing honors of the year in the 2013 National Auctioneers Association/USA Today marketing competition. Out of the more than 800 entries received, Williams & Williams Auction was named the Grand Champion and was also awarded the Auction Marketing Campaign of the Year and Best in Show for Advertising and Public Relations.

"It feels good to have our marketing honored by USA Today and the auction industry," says Geoff Sills, Williams & Williams VP, Marketing. "At the end of the day, however, it's about delivering on the needs of our clients. They trust us to bring the market and sell their properties at the highest market value."

Overall Williams & Williams Auction was the winner in eight categories including Brochures & Catalogues: Residential Real Estate, Luxury; Brochures & Catalogues: Commercial/Industrial Real Estate; Video: Company Promotional; Video: Auction Promotional; and Radio: Auction Promotional. Williams & Williams will be formally recognized during the NAA/USA TODAY Marketing Competition Awards Reception in Indianapolis at the 64th International Auctioneers Conference and Show in July.

Williams & Williams Auction, in partnership with sister company Auction Network®, is recognized for its unique ability to successfully handle some of the largest and most visible sales in the country through its live, globe auction strategy.

"No other auction company has access to the quality of video production and sophisticated interactive bidding technology as Williams & Williams," said Matt Williams, VP, Auction Network. "Leveraging Auction Network's broadcast studio and talented production and creative team, in partnership we are able to elevate engagement with live auction at the global level."

Williams & Williams Worldwide Real Estate Auction is one of the oldest, most diverse and broad reaching auction companies in United States. The company sells residential properties and commercial real estate and farms, ranches and land on behalf of individuals and institutional seller including banks, investment firms, corporations and government entities. The company operates in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and Washington, DC.

About Williams & Williams:

Williams & Williams® is a worldwide real estate auction leader. The only auction company to combine the proven effectiveness of live, at-the-property auctions with the global reach and convenience of real time, interactive bidding through Auction Network®. Williams & Williams auction teams sell throughout the United States and abroad and have a proven performance record for all types of real estate sales. Its sales divisions include commercial real estate, luxury and distinctive properties, individual home sales, default solutions and sales, and farm, ranch and land sales.

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