- ATG Media and announced a leadership transition plan in which John-Paul Savant will succeed Anne Somers as Chief Executive Officer of ATG Media. Following a distinguished career of over 35 years, Mrs. Somers will assume the role of Deputy Chairman of the Board on March 1, 2016 and step down from her role as CEO in advance of taking up her new role., the world leader in interactive auctions and, the largest auctioneer-centric web development company are announcing a new strategic business relationship. Together, they will rapidly deploy new web technology to enhance the online bidding experience for buyers and brand recognition for auctioneers., the global pioneer in live and timed auctions, provides instant access to the thousands of auctions hosted by 350 industrial, construction and farm equipment auctioneers in the United States and Canada. With 20-plus years of industry expertise, round-the-clock customer support and a cutting-edge online bidding platform, is dedicated to providing customers with top-tier service and the best online bidding experience.

Alex Lyon & Son Sale Managers & Auctioneers Inc. Alex Lyon & Son was founded in 1950 by Alex Lyon as a company that handled private treaty negotiations of cattle and farm machinery. In 1973, Alex's son Jack became more involved and began to diversify, working heavy equipment sales into the lineup of services.