ROANOKE, Va., Oct. 1, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AuctionServices.com, Inc. (www.auctionservices.com), Powering the Auction Industry since 1994, announces the appointment of Stuart Bain as AuctionServices.com's President and Chief Executive Officer effective October 1, 2012.
Bain replaces Nancy Romanus, AuctionServices.com's Chairman of the Board, who served as President and CEO since her husband, Richard Romanus, Sr., passed away from cancer in August of 2011.
Romanus said, "When Rick and I founded AuctionServices.com together in 1994, we built the company one auctioneer at a time, forging relationships and friendships. The company has grown in the last two decades, maturing into a trusted member of the auction industry."
"AuctionServices.com is poised for tremendous growth in the coming year," she added. "We are continuing the vision and mission that Rick and I wanted for this company. I'm not stepping away, I'm just stepping back to allow this next generation of the AuctionServices.com family to lead us forward."
Bain started with AuctionServices.com as a network administrator in August, 2002. Over the years, he served as director of IT and Chief Technology Officer. In October of 2011, Bain was appointed Vice President and CTO of AuctionServices.com. He is a Marine Corps veteran and holds a BSBA in business informatics from American Sentinel University.
In addition to Bain's appointment as CEO, AuctionServices.com also announces the appointment of Tammy Moore as Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Moore has served the company since April of 2006 as marketing manager. In October of 2011, Moore was appointed Vice President of AuctionServices.com. She holds a BA in communications from Lyon College in Batesville, Arkansas, with more than 20 years experience in marketing, media, web development and administrative services.
Robert Morris, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, has served AuctionServices.com since April of 2007. Morris was appointed Vice President in October of 2011. Morris has over 30 years experience in management, accounting and finance to round out the senior leadership team.
Founded in 1994, Roanoke, Virginia-based AuctionServices.com is an award-winning, auction industry leader with a mission to provide Auctioneers with cutting-edge professional web design, and a comprehensive list of technology products and services to enhance their Internet presence, giving them the options needed to grow their businesses.
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