Gioia Auctions

4007 West Navy Boulevard, Pensacola, Florida 32507

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Gioia Auctions was established in 2019, during which summer, Gioia proudly received her designation as Honorary Colonel – Auctioneer, as well as her Ring Master Certification from the Florida Auctioneer Academy. She was honored to be instructed by Gary Smith – a legend with true heritage in the auction industry. She was also mentored by other noted individuals, such as Keith Trowbridge, Heath Ogle and Chris Bohr. Gioia is a proud member of the National Auctioneers Association (NAA) and Florida Auctioneers Association (FAA), whose board she was recently invited to join. Gioia is committed t...Read More
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    Automotive Expert & Car-talk Host Bobby Likis Auctions All Assets Of The Car Clinic Radio Broadcast

    Lights, Cameras, Action...Car Clinic auction has it all! Soundproof custom studio; all-digital equipment & electronics; office furniture--go live 9/28-10/3/20 Award-Winning Car-Talk Show PENSACOLA, FL, UNITED STATES, September 28, 2020 / -- Attention podcasters, not-for-profit organizations, universities, churches, musicians, advertising agencies and dreamers. Bobby Likis - host of nationally syndicated, award-winning, car-talk radio program, “Bobby Likis Car Clinic” – announced on September 11 his retirement from the radio broadcast. Now, as a pledge to his retirement from that radio network, Likis is selling its assets: the physical studio; all radio/TV/internet/podcast equipment (including studio electronics like the 24-channel Mackie board, television cameras, production Mac with dual screens and multiple Windows-based computers), related installed software, studio lights, teleprompter; and office equipment (including projector, screen, conference room table, chairs) and supplies. Bobby Likis & Leah Gioia Items – all used in the successful production of the beloved “Bobby Likis Car Clinic” radio, television and internet programming - will be sold in a 3-category auction on Category 1, the physical studio which deconstructs into 10’ panels for transport to relocation site;Category 2, the electronics used to record, produce and distribute the audio and video renderings of the “Bobby Likis Car Clinic” show; andCategory 3, office furniture and supplies. Gioia & Co. The extensive listing is specified on the Gioia website, or can be accessed via Dates of auction for each category: Category 1: September 25-October 3 at 8p ETCategories 2 & 3: October 3-October 11 at 8p ET Reflects Likis, “After almost 30 years in radio broadcasting, I knew if I left my studio environment intact, I’d be forever tempted to return.” He adds, “My wife has other ideas, like travel on Saturdays, so I rethought my initial ‘a-little-in-and-a-little-out’ retirement strategy and decided to drop the mic. To punctuate the finality, I decided to sell the studio and all its contents.” After ardent due diligence for a professional auctioneer who embodies his energy, focus and integrity, Likis found just the person for whom he was searching in Pensacola: Leah Gioia, president of Gioia & Co. Remarks Likis, “Who knew we had such talent in our own backyard.” He expands, “Built…