PORTLAND, Maine (Sept. 14, 2016) — Tranzon LLC has announced that fourth-generation auctioneer Scott King has joined the firm as president and chief executive officer, effective immediately.
“Scott has been a significant part of the success of J.P. King Auction Company and brings a wealth of experience and insight, which will be of great value as we seek to improve and meet our business and financial goals,” said Tom Saturley, chair of the Tranzon Executive Committee. “Scott’s first priority will be to reach out to the professionals who make up Tranzon across the country and work with them to provide the support they need to prosper and grow.”
“Scott succeeds David Warren, who has decided to begin a new chapter in his journey,” said Saturley.
King, longtime executive vice president of J.P. King, currently serves on the National Auctioneers Association Board of Directors and serves as an instructor in the Certified Auctioneers Institute.
King said he welcomes the new challenge.
“My decision to embrace this new challenge did not come lightly after 35 years in a family business. It’s important to note that the entire family supports me fully in this decision. I look forward to serving the Tranzon professionals throughout the United States and helping them grow,” said King.
Individuals seeking additional information may visit www.tranzon.com or call 866-872-6966.
Tranzon LLC is one of the largest real estate auction companies in the United States, with 30 offices coast-to-coast. All Tanzon companies are independently owned and operated.