"David Sobon's auction system made all the difference" ~ R. Wilson - E.D. - Sacramento Child Advocates
We are experts in the art of delivering profits for non-profits auctions. Our pre-event consulting services, auction event planning, volunteer training & follow through are the key to success.
The "David Sobon Auction System" involves a step-by-step plan that assures your group's success. Every organzation that has worked with our system has increased their auction revenue, despite these tough economic times.
" David added tremendous value to our annual auction. Not only did our auction proceeds more than triple under his leadership, the auction was handled professionally and tastefully and our guests loved the show" ~ B. Hayes - Executive Director SACTO
With a passion for your cause, boundless energy & witty style, your donors will be motivated to fulfill their philanthropic potential.
David Sobon has consulted with hundreds of foundations, non-profits, service and religious groups and associations around the country to help them fulfill their fundraising goals. In his 19 years of assisting non-profits, David has gained extensive experience in fundraising, event planning, advertising, marketing, public relations and auctioneering. He has had the opportunity to consult with organizations such as American Leadership Forum, Susan G. Komen, The Sacramento Library Foundation, Leukemia Lymphoma Society, American Heart Association and a variety of Chambers of Commerce, art organizations and children's charities.
David is a former partner of Jack Young at Maximum Benefits Auctions. He also is an active member of The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) and a part of their teaching faculty. David is a member of The American Sommelier Association and The National Auctioneers Association (NAA), where he earned the title of Benefit Auction Specialist, one of only a handful in the country. On the board of directors of Sacramento Child Advocates and Elk Grove First, David's contributions are felt throughout the community.
In David's spare time he enjoys collecting art, wine and rare books. He also enjoys traveling, live music, theater and bicycle touring. David's passion he says is creating the perfect gourmet meal in the kitchen. He is a well-respected wine aficionado with experience in tastings, judging, production and sales; his knowledge adds something special to each live auction.
David's fresh and innovative ideas have given way to great and exciting events. His experience has generated him a great repertoire with his clients and donors. It is David's unique "Benefit Auction System" that helps organizations to raise more money and have more fun while changing the lives of those they serve. David says, " There is no better feeling than coming off the stage at an event and knowing you made a huge difference in someone's life