Company Information

Resume-Qualifications of Appraiser


Completed certification program and certified by the Certified Appraisers Guild of America-St. Joseph, Missouri

Instructor for Piedmont Technical College- Antique Appraising

Graduate of Wyatt Institute of Real Estate, SC Real Estate License #321368303-Broker in Charge

Graduate of South Eastern School of Auctioneering, SC Auctioneer License # 1864

Graduate of Clemson University with B.S. Degree in Engineering and Architectural Construction

Work Experience

1989 to Present
Owner/Operator of Hess Auctions & Tyger River Furniture of Roebuck, SC, formerly Palmetto Antique & Auction Co., of Laurens, SC, doing estate auctions, selling real estate and personal property, appraisals, custom built furniture and antique restoration.

1978 to 1989
Owner/Operator of Palmetto Hardware Co., Laurens, SC doing retail hardware sales, antique sales and furniture refinishing.

1976 to 1978
Residential Homebuilder

1974 to 1976
Project Engineer for Holden Construction Co., Atlanta, GA