Steve Bartkus is a first generation Auctioneer who grew up just north of Fort Wayne Indiana. He started his career in Real Estate in 2001 and has gained experience working with the public liquidating Real Estate and now personal property of those who need to make that next move in their life. After an 8 year career in Architectural Design he decided to switch gears and serve the public in a different manner.
Steve grew up a small town boy with big dreams and aspirations while his parents instilled in him a great work ethic and the desire to work hard for the things that matter to him. He has been married to his wife, Jody since 1998, and has a son and daughter that also enjoy helping around the auction ring.
He has a passion for giving back to the community and has been involved with many benefit auctions around the area. Steve enjoys spending time with his family and taking in the great outdoors. He is very active in his church parish and is a part of both men’s and youth groups. Steve also serves as a member of local 4H boards, the School Board and a member of both the Indiana and National Auctioneers Association.
Chris is experienced in Mechanics and Farm properties. He has the right touch when comes to working around heavy equipment and the farming communities.