About Us

Mark S. Walton, President

Mr. Walton, has been involved in the Auction business on a weekly basis since 1980, born 1968, he has literally grown-up in the business. He is familiar with all phases of the business. He received his Ohio Auctioneers license in 1986.

Mr. Walton has also auctioneered at Dealer Auto Auctions. His experience includes sales at Bankers Motor Vehicles, a Cleveland, Ohio firm specializing in the weekly auction of repossessed vehicles of all types, Fleet Autos and Matured Lease Vehicles.

Mark is a licensed auctioneer and licensed real estate broker. In addition to real estate auctions, Mark has great knowledge of antiques and collectables.

Max K. Walton, Founder

Mr. Max Walton, formed Walton and Associates in 1976 as a Management Consulting Firm; specializing in conducting Training Seminars for Industry and Government. Mr. Walton has been involved internationally in training over 20,000 people at all levels of the corporate organization in over half of The Fortune's Top 100 Corporations. 

Max has held an Ohio Auctioneer's License since 1979 and has been involved in 2,500+ auctions of all types and sizes including weekly Antique and Auto Auctions, Large Industrial Plants, Commercial, Chattels and many types of Real Estate Auctions.

His background includes executive positions with the following firms: VP Marketing - Sterling Institute, Washington, D.C.: VP Sales - The Center for Organization Development, Rochester, NY: and Regional Director - Kepner Tregoe, Inc., Princeton, NJ.

Continuing Education

January 22, 2024 will be our next continuing education class. We also have an additional date available on February 12, 2024. Learn more here.


2023 Walton School of Auctioneering

Congratulations to our
August 2023 Class!

Registration for the November 2023 class is now available!

Auction School

  • March 13th - 24th
  • June 19th - 30th
  • August 8th - 21st
  • September 11th - 22nd
  • November 27th - December 8th
  • Details on the next class, tuition, et cetera can befound here.


International Society of Appraisers
International Society of Appraisers

We accept PayPal

We now accept PayPal for tuition payments to The Walton School of Auctioneering. Check for upcoming class dates, early registration has it's advantages.

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