Bill Howze brings 42 years of experience to serving your auction marketing needs. He earned the Certified Auctioneers Institute (CAI), Accredited Auctioneer, Real Estate (AARE) Graduate Personal Property Appraiser (GPPA), Certified Estate Specialist (CES) & Auction Marketing Management (AMM) designations while a member of the National Auctioneers Association (NAA). Bill completed the classroom requirements for the Benefit Auction Specialist (BAS) designation during that same period as well. He is qualified to perform personal property appraisals in compliance with the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practices (USPAP).
Mr. Howze has served as the Supervisor for the Center For The Study Of Antiques And Collectibles (CSAAC) at Reading Area Community College (RACC). He also revised the state mandated auction certification curriculum offered at RACC and served as Supervisor / Instructor for the Auction Certification Program during the curriculum’s introduction. He is a member of The New York Auctioneers Association (NYAA).
Over the past eight years, Bill has produced and hosted the monthly television show “All That Stuff” on Berks Community Television (BCTV). The show airs on the third Wednesday of each month at 9:00 PM with multiple replays throughout the month. You can access and view “All That Stuff” on demand 24/7/365 by visiting the Berks Community Television website, https://www.bctv.org/ , or the BCTV YouTube channel, https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0wjeHrs9K8utMiB-xLM2Hg .
Phil Wesel has been a licensed professional auctioneer since 2005. He joined The Renaissance Auction Group staff in 2007. Phil serves as an auctioneer and online bidding implementer. He also provides cataloging and research services.
As a longtime resident of Chester County, Phil has assisted with over 500 auctions in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Maryland. He is also employed as a public scholl educator, where he utilizes his experiences to impart life skills to young people. Phil specializes in the categories of glassware, fine arts and numismatics. During his tenure with The Renaissance Auction Group he has overseen the grading, cataloging and presentation of several notable coin collections.