At Dan Lyles Auctions, our mission is to help you showcase your mission and to be your fundraising expert, helping you achieve your financial goals.

Our goal is to work with you year after year in the planning, procurement, coordination, execution and improvement of your annual fundraiser, to make your event as large as your vision. 


Emcee Host - Microphone announcements, welcome, introductions. 

Professional Bid Assistants - Trained Ringmen will get you more bidding every time (additional fee).

Key meetings - Such as Initial, Mid-Point, Crunch Time, Final Hours

Unlimited Consultation  - Via phone, email & Skype, key meetings

Auction Design - Recommendations for items, packaging, pricing display, promotion. 

Templates and Editing  - For solicitation letters, donor forms and auction descriptions.

Auction Catalog  - Design recommendations, samples, editing of auction descriptions. 

Promotion - Assistance with newspaper, TV and Radio press releases and media coverage.

Volunteer Training  - Training volunteers for registration, check-out, live auction support.

Pre-Event Evaluation – Everything from seating arrangement to live auction item order and pricing. 

Additional Considerations

Professional Ringman - A ringman is an integral part of a successful auction. It is recommended to have 1 ringman per 150 guests. Dan Lyles Auctions has a team of professionally trained ringmen available for hire at the rate of $200 each.