Established in 1999 and recognized as an industry leader throughout the greater Northwest, Pacific International Auctions and Appraisals is a full service asset solutions company specializing in merchandising and appraising commercial, industrial and agricultural assets.
Based from our Eugene, Oregon offices, the company conducts large heavy equipment auctions as well as business liquidations and farm dispersal's all over the Pacific Northwest. Licensed, Bonded and Insured in many Western states, we operate as your strategic business partner to develop profitable solutions for your outdated inventories or unproductive surplus equipment that will help you to achieve your business and financial goals. With over 10 years of experience and Millions of dollars sold annually, Pacific International Auctions is the auction company of choice for many major lending institutions and large corporations as well as numerous small businesses and private individuals.
Auctioneer/Appraiser, Jake Cheechov CAI, GPPA is a 1993 Graduate of Western College of Auctioneering and a 2005 Graduate of World Champion College of Auctioneering. Jake has been continuously employed within the auction industry for over 16 years and is an active member of the National Auctioneers Association as well as the Oregon, Washington and Idaho Auctioneers Associations. In 1999 he formed Pacific International Auctions and Appraisals which allowed him to make the transition from contract auctioneer to auctioneer/firm owner. In 2008 he completed his third year of the Certified Auctioneers Institute held at Indiana University - Bloomington, where he earned the prestigious CAI designation. The Certified Auctioneers Institute is the highest educational designation an auctioneer can hold, which is held by less than 1% of the auctioneers nationwide.
Jake Cheechov is a two time Oregon Grand Champion Auctioneer winning the honor in both 2003 and 2005. He has competed in several other auctioneer contests such as the prestigious International Auctioneer Championship, the World Livestock Auctioneer Championship as well as International Livestock Auctioneer Championship where he has been selected as a top 10 finalist. Currently Jake serves the Oregon Auctioneers Association as their President.