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Live Global Bid Australia to power Multi-Million dollar auction online

  • 23 August, 2004 14:36

<p>Online bidding software LiveGlobalBid® to power upcoming agricultural equipment auction</p>
<p>(Sydney, Australia – August 23, 2004) – Live Global Bid Australia Pty Ltd today announced that its’ LiveGlobalBid® online bidding software will be deployed by Deans Milner Skellern (DMS) Auction Services for their upcoming agricultural equipment auction being held on Friday 27 August at their Wagga Wagga facility.</p>
<p>This multi-million dollar agriculture equipment auction will include a large selection of quality John Deere tractors and headers, prime movers, hay and forage equipment, 4 x 4 motorbikes, and trailers. This auction will be accessible online at www.liveglobalbid.com.au to all registered Internet bidders with real-time streaming content direct from the site of the auction, allowing them to bid live against the ground bidders from their desktop in the comfort of their own home or office.</p>
<p>“Our software works by firstly filming the on site auction, then digitising the content using proprietary compression software, and then uploading the content to central servers. From these central servers, the live content is streamed to the desktop of each registered Internet bidder,” said Niall Power, Managing Director of Live Global Bid Australia. “Over the last few months in the US, over 10 agricultural equipment auction houses have signed up to deploy our software,” he added.</p>
<p>By removing the cost of physical inspection, the LiveGlobalBid® software will offer registered Internet bidders the advantage of bidding on every piece of agricultural equipment regardless of their location. Now Internet bidders across Australia can inspect and bid on agricultural equipment from anywhere and at any time.</p>
<p>“The LiveGlobalBid® software will now provide DMS with a platform to accurately present and promote the sale of our agricultural equipment live over the Internet, enabling us to attract a whole new market previously not available to us,” said Richard Skellern, Managing Director of DMS Auction Services.</p>
<p>The LiveGlobalBid® software has been developed by auctioneers for auctioneers, and to date has been installed in over 700 sites throughout Canada the United States and Australia. In Australia, the LiveGlobalBid® software has been successfully installed by some of Australia’s leading auctioneers including Pickles, and Bonhams &amp; Goodman.</p>
<p>Auction: Friday, August 27, 2004 at 11am.</p>
<p>About Live Global Bid Australia Pty Ltd
Live Global Bid Australia Pty Ltd is the exclusive distributor of the live auction bidding software; LiveGlobalBid®. The LiveGlobalBid® software provides you with real-time streaming audio and video content direct from the floor of a live auction, allowing you to bid live against the ground bidders from your desktop in comfort of your home or office. For more information, please visit www.liveglobalbid.com.au</p>
<p>About Deans Milner Skellern (DMS) Auction Services Pty Ltd
Founded in 1996, Deans Milner Skellern (DMS) Auction Services has recruited the most professional and dedicated people in the industry to create an infrastructure that guarantees clients receive a service based on superior product knowledge, unique and effective sales strategies and complete commitment. For more information, please visit www.dmsauctions.com.au</p>
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