Steve began Thompson Auctioneers, Inc. in 1982 and has become well-known throughout the Machinery and Equipment Industry. Clients include bankers, bankruptcy trustees, machinery dealers and financial institutions.

Steve is a member of the Industrial Auctioneer’s Association (IAA), Machinery Dealers National Association (MDNA), the Ohio Auctioneers’ Association (OAA), the National Auctioneer’s Association (NAA), and the Association of Machinery and Equipment Appraisers (AMEA).