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Professional Association

Membership in New York’s only statewide Professional Auctioneers Association

New Website

Get information you need on upcoming meetings, news articles and issues affecting our industry. Potential buyers can find your auctions and information about your company. Use this site as a tool to get new business. We are receiving thousands of hits per month to our site, which can have a direct link to your own web site!

Auction Calendar

Get increased advertising exposure for your auctions by adding them to the auction calendar at It’s fast, easy and free. If you are an NAA member, you can also post your sales to their site which receives over 1,000,000 hits per month.

The Empire State Auctioneer Magazine

Our quarterly publication alone is worth the cost of membership! What a great tool to see what’s happening in our field. Find out about our history and upcoming events. A great place to advertise to your fellow auctioneers or share a success story.

Continuing Education & Training

Improve your trade skills. Learn about legislation changes that affect our industry. Attend seminars taught by industry professionals. Find out what’s working and what’s not around the nation.

Annual Convention & Summer Event

Learn about new technology available in our industry. Get new ideas to help your business grow. Learn from the best in our field, what has made them so successful, as well as what pitfalls to avoid.

Auxiliary Scholarship

The NYSAA Auxiliary awards a scholarship each year to a deserving student. Thousands of dollars have been awarded at the Annual Conventions to some of New York’s finest students.

Fellowship & Fraternity

One of the best things about our association is the willingness of its members to share their ideas and successes with fellow auctioneers. Attend the conventions & seminars – make lifelong friends & get great ideas!

Dorlinda Kosman Creative Writing Award

Nancy & Bob Kosman have established a creative writing contest in honor of their late daughter Dorlinda. The award was established in 2002. Any auctioneer or member of their immediate family can enter, and the rules are simple. If you have a short story you would like to share, contact the NYSAA office to submit your story.

Business Alliances

Many of our members regularly refer auction deals and appraisal work to their fellow NYSAA members who specialize in a particular field. Increase your income by developing alliances with your fellow auctioneers. By sharing work that may be outside our area of expertise we better serve our clients, while protecting the reputation of our profession.