Mike Grigg

  • Benefit Auctioneer, Real Estate, General Bid Calling
  • California, USA
  • Jul 06, 2021
Contract Auctioneer

Personal Summary

Mike graduated from the prestigious “World Champion College of Auctioneers” and is a published author of the book: “Maximizing Your Charity Event’s Bottom Line.”  He began his auction career in 2002 selling real estate by auction, and has participated in several charity, benefit and fundraising auctions as an auctioneer and fundraising consultant.  He has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Marketing and completed the Fundraising Auction Academy.  Mike served as Past President of the California State Auctioneers Association.  He has mastered the fund a need and has developed many revenue enhancers to help boost his clients’ proceeds to record breaking numbers.

Mike knows what it takes to get the attendees to competitively bid and drive the prices up while delivering a clear message about each organizations’ cause.  His attention to detail and heart for each organization makes him one of the best in the business.  He was the 2004 California State Auctioneers Association Rookie Bid Calling Champion and was crowned the 2009 California State Auctioneer Champion.

Certificate – Beyond Bid Calling
Certificate – Consulting for Benefit Auctioneers


Work Experience

Chief Auctioneer
Jan 2005 - Jul 2021 Elite Auctions and Fundraising Services

Fundraising auctioneer and consulting for nonprofits and schools. 

Licensed Real Estate Broker
Jan 2002 - Jul 2021 Accelerated Home Sales

Licensed California real estate broker with specialties in real estate auctions and traditional single family home sales. 


Bachelors degree in Business Marketing
University of Phoenix
Bid Calling
World Champion College of Auctioneers