MOLINE, MI – ABC West Michigan, an Auction Broadcasting Company (ABC) facility, celebrated its 10th anniversary and received a service award presented by Huntington Bank at the same time. On August 18, the auction celebrated a decade in business with a vehicle sale, where 1,100 dealers in attendance bid on more than 1,800 cars. The celebration included dealer appreciation promotions, with more than $50,000 in cash, fees, and prizes awarded.
ABC West Michigan, established in 1996 as West Michigan Auto Auction, has experienced a decade of growth. "We started as a six-lane auction, and now we are a full-service 12-lane, state-of-the-art facility," explains Mark Hammonds, general manager. "We have a completely automated recon ramp, as well as a semi-automated pre- and post-sales inspection process. Our auction is definitely in a growth mode.
ABC West Michigan was the recipient of the Huntington Bank Essential Business Partner Service Award for Repossession Remarketing Services. The award, presented at the 10th anniversary celebration, was based on exceptional sales and service performance within each remarketing segment