Author Archives: Aaron Traffas, CAI, ATS, CES

About Aaron Traffas, CAI, ATS, CES

Aaron Traffas, CAI, AMM, CES, is an auctioneer from Medicine Lodge, Kansas. He is currently community evangelist for Purple Wave in Manhattan, Kansas. Aaron serves as the current president of the Kansas Auctioneers Association and in the past has served on the National Auctioneers Association Education Institute Board of Trustees. He is a past instructor at CAI and co-wrote and instructed the ATS designation course from NAA. He currently instructs the Internet Auction Methods course offered by the NAA. An active contract bid caller, he has competed in multiple state auctioneer contests including placing twice within the top 5 in Kansas. During the summer, Aaron operates a farm in south central Kansas. Aaron is an active singer and songwriter and the Aaron Traffas Band's latest release, Enter: The Wind, can be found at iTunes, Amazon and Spotify.

Android, Nexus and Verizon

You haven’t had a good Android experience until you’ve used a Nexus device. Verizon’s had a spotty history with the Nexus program, but they’re trying again with the Nexus 6. Continue reading

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Auction Video Podcast – 15 – Auction marketing innovation

I had a great conversation today with Russ Hilk from WaveBid, Daniel West from Auction Method and Dwayne Leslie from Global Auction Guide about Auction Guy, Every Single Auction and LotNut, as well as social media and other technology issues. … Continue reading

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Podcasting hardware

I record a lot of commercials and podcasts. Here’s a look at the hardware I use to do it. Continue reading

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Auctioneer Crosswalk for December 30

Thanks to Carl Carter, we had a nice conversation about Internet auctions, Bitcoin and other payments, and specialization within auction firms. Sorry about the video quality issues – we’ll do better next time. Enjoy!

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Sony Xperia Z3v is stylish with a great camera

Sony Xperia Z3v

I’d recommend the Sony Xperia Z3v for anyone who wants a fast, uniquely stylish phone with an amazing camera. Continue reading

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