Auctioneer | Champion
Joseph Mast grew up as a 7th generation dairy farmer, and began his auction career in Amish Country of rural Holmes County, Ohio. Since that time he has become a champion auctioneer, industry icon and recognized authority on leadership. Today, Joseph Mast and Mast Auctioneers provide preeminent auction talent serving the world’s finest auction markets. As a 15-year veteran, Joseph has become a sought-after speaker and thought leader on general business leadership and auctioneering.
Joseph Mast currently leads teams of up to 50 auctioneers and auction professionals at Barrett-Jackson Auctions Co.: Classic & Collector Car Auctions, Fasig-Tipton: Premiere Thoroughbred Racehorse Auctions and the Akron Auto Auction: Northeast Ohio’s leading Wholesale Automobile Auction. Additionally, Joseph Mast is an auctioneer for CAT Auction Services: Heavy Equipment Auctions, Harrisburg Standard bred Sales: Horse Auctions, and Williams & Williams Real Estate Auctions. Locally, Joseph is the owner and leader of the RES, Real Estate Showcase Co. that includes 50 Realtors and 15 Auctioneers.
Joseph Mast’s Championship career began in 2001 as an auctioneer in the rolling hills of rural northeast Ohio, and he quickly found himself conducting six automobile auctions weekly. In 2005, he was named the Ohio Auctioneer Champion by the Ohio Auctioneers Association. In 2011, he won the prestigious 2011 International Auctioneer Championship and is still the youngest man to ever win the award.
Joseph Mast’s career has led him to appear on the nationally televised GEICO Commercial Campaign. He has helped raise hundreds of millions of dollars for charities and benefits, both locally and nationally, including the “Power of Love Auction” in Las Vegas for Larry Ruvo and the “Brent Shapiro Foundation” for Attorney Bob Shapiro. He has served on the Board of Directors of the National Auctioneers Association.
Personally, Joseph Mast is married to his high school sweetheart, has three children and lives on a small farm in Millersburg, Ohio. He is a pilot, an avid conversationalist and hunter, and also enjoys cycling.