ATLANTA — Trent Knox has joined Manheim’s Fowles Auction Group in Australia as the national dealer consignment manager. Fowles Auction Group is based in Melbourne and oversees 10 auctions in Australia and New Zealand. Knox is the former president of Auction Broadcasting Company (ABC); he will be based in his hometown of Sydney.
Knox has served as president of ABC in Indianapolis, growing the company from one auction to 10. Previously, he owned Western Michigan Auto Auction, which later became the first ABC auction, ABC West Michigan. He started in the business with various roles with Anglo American Auction and ADT Automotive, which was acquired by Manheim in 2000, eventually working his way through ADESA’s auction network and into regional management.