Bruce is the Founder and President of Brock Auction Co., Inc. and Auction Realty of America, and he conducts auctions across the United States & Canada. His passion, since 1980, has been to bring farmland, ranchland, livestock, real estate & personal property sellers the absolute best in sales expertise. As a 3rd generation licensed real estate broker (Iowa, South Dakota & Nebraska), he can serve both your auction and private real estate needs. Brock Auction Co., Inc. sells 10’s of Millions of Dollars’ worth of Farm and Ranch Land & Real Estate every year.
As the first auctioneer to hold both the World Champion and International Champion titles in the same year, and to win all 3 major livestock auctioneer championships, Bruce has always strived to be the best. You can rest assured that he will use that same determination to get the absolute best for your sale.
Because of Bruce’s reputation as one of the country’s best auctioneers, he is now also a nationally known top fundraising auctioneer. Just some of the organizations to need Bruce’s services have been:
- Charlie M. Russel Auction of Original Western Art – Great Falls, Montana
- Jackson Hole Art Auction – Jackson, Wyoming
- Santa Fe Art Auction, Santa Fe, New Mexico
- Safari Club International Auctions – Las Vegas, NV
- John Clymer Art Museum – Ellensburg, Washington
- National, State, Regional & Local Pheasants Forever, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, Ducks Unlimited
- Many Local Fundraising Auctions: Plymouth County Fair, Little Yellow Dog, Life Skills, Humane Society, Bishop Heelan Catholic School, GeeGee’s Playhouse, and Many More.
- Country Western Stars Fundraising Auctions
- Fundraising Auctions for Nationally Known Celebrities & Pro Sports Stars
On top of Bruce’s auctioning commitments, he has also served on many fundraising and professional boards and received numerous awards:
- Board of Directors American Bank
- Le Mars Board of Zoning Adjustment
- Plymouth County Compensation Board
- Plymouth County Sheriffs Department Comp. Rep.
- Guides & Outfitters Committee – Safari Club International – Tucson, Arizona
- Nationally Renowned Speaker & Guest Lecturer at the Smithsonian Institution’s 30th Annual Festival of American Folk Life
- National Auctioneer’s Association Guest Lecturer
- Board of Director for Iowa Auctioneer’s Association
- Calgary Stampede International Auction Championship Committee Member
- 1996 Iowa Auctioneer Association Man of the Year
- WLAC Committee Member
- Safari Club International 2022 Presidents Award