Granger, Thagard & Associates, Inc., is an auction marketing firm specializing in real estate and other significant assets. The GTA team has a diverse background capable of serving clients' needs with
education, experience and service.
Jack F. Granger, president, brings to his role a background of sales, business, communications, public relations, real estate and auction marketing.
G. W.(Bill) Thagard, vice
president, has a background in construction, conventional real estate brokerage, appraising, auction marketing and military. This knowledge is instrumental in achieving successful results for his clients.
Since 1987, Kay
Granger Thagard, Marketing Director, has managed the creative tailor-made marketing efforts for the firm's clients. James L.(Jim) Jordan and Guy Able assist in coordinating the firm's many activities to insure the success of every
Both Jack and Bill have their CAI designation from the Auction Marketing Institute. The CAI designation is awarded to those individuals who qualify as professionals within the auction industry. AMI is the
national organization for professional auctioneers located in Overland park, Kansas. Both Jack and Bill are also members of local, state and national real estate and auctioneer organizations.
All GTA auction marketing
associates are either real estate brokers, real estate salespersons, auctioneers or auctioneer apprentices. Granger, Thagard & Associates, Inc. has a network of real estate brokers and auctioneer professionals, across the
nation, who can be called upon for a specific "experience curve" for each special client's situation.
Granger and Thagard began their professional career with antique auctions, farm auctions and business
liquidations. Marketing varied real estate properties and other significant personal property assets in the Southeast has been their focus since the mid 1990's.
GTA has sold millions of dollars worth of real estate and
significant personal property assets. They have become immensely familiar with necessary steps of auction marketing to satisfy their clients. They realize the importance of quality marketing and take pride in their attention to
detail. Their willingness to go the extra mile insures a successful auction.