Central Maine Auction Center is a multi-faceted auction company that specializes in all types of auction services. We operate car auctions for licensed car dealers and financial institutions in Hermon and Auburn. Our auction facilities boast secured storage lots, computerized cameras, engineered lighting, and an expertly maintained inventory analysis. We provide 8 am to 5 pm unlimited access to your assets and a knowledgeable staff eager to accommodate your business needs. Whether those needs include repossessions, equipment auctions or sales, auction calling for real estate foreclosures, or vehicle auctions, our company will provide you with exceptional, professional service at competitive rates.
Central and Southern Maine Auction Centers conduct a weekly vehicle sale with three lanes of auction action. Related services include auto detailing, repossessions, fleet management and storage. For over 30 years we have provided our clients with quality service, a friendly staff, integrity, and the knowledge to get you the most money for your property.
Kevin Tilton, Owner/Auctioneer: Kevin, a licensed/bonded auctioneer, graduated from the College of Auctioneering in Mason City, Iowa in 1986 and began his career with Eastern Maine Auto Auction. A third generation auctioneer, he continued his craft at Ben Tilton & Sons Auction where he conducted livestock and equipment auctions throughout the State of Maine. In 1997, while owner of Central Maine Auction Center, Kevin expanded sales to include equipment and real estate. In 2006, his vision of a successful auction center became a reality as CMAC has grown to include 16 acre facility offering many types of auctions, with weekly auto auctions, and registering over 1750 dealers and 500 cars per week. Kevin’s 35 years of experience dealing with the public, corporations, finance companies, banks and private business owners has provided him invaluable experience. A proud member of NAAA and Professional Appraisal Uniform Standards. He lives with his wife Cathy in Orland and have three daughters living in Bangor, Portland, and Philadelphia.
Catherine Davis-Tilton, Owner: Catherine taught math and science for many years, but joined Kevin at Central Maine Auction Center in 2006. Together they have expanded the auction center to include equipment and real estate auctions for companies in all parts of Maine. Catherine manages the office, but particularly enjoys Tuesdays and Wednesdays when she can visit with car dealers during the auctions.
Emily Tilton, Marketing Director: Emily comes to Central Maine Auction Center from the University of Vermont where she earned her degree in Marketing and Communications in 2016. She is a licensed auctioneer, graduating from the College of Auctioneering in Mason City, Iowa in 2012. Emily has worked at the auction since she was young, and has a strong tie to her family company. She specializes in real estate auctions.
Anne Sass, Dealer Relations and Program Coordinator: Anne comes to us from the University of Maine. She has extensive computer program knowledge and an in depth understanding of the auction industry. For six years, Anne has been instrumental in the success of our business. She is married with two beautiful children. Anne’s second love is horseback riding.
Harley Denis, Dealer Relations and Accounting: Harley attended the University of Maine and has been a family friend for many years. She brings positive energy to our office staff. Her attention to detail is unmatched… call her with your title and auction needs! Harley has an adorable five year son.
Jenny Williams, Dealer Relations: Jenny has a management background and joined CMAA this year. She specializes in repossessions, inventory management, and can assist you with your on-line buying. We are happy to have her as part of our team.
Mike Chamberlain, Inventory Manager: Mike is a licensed mechanic and inspection agent. He is our fleet lease agent and is involved in the yard management at our Central Maine location. Mike, a friendly face at CMAA, is capable of addressing most of your auction needs.
Norris Oakes, Auction Representative: Norris is primarily an auctioneer but serves as a field representative for both vehicle and equipment auctions. Before joining our team, Norris farmed in Corinth with his two dogs, Billy and Bandit.