Motleys Auctioneer One Final Step from Industry’s Top Designation

Richmond, VA; April 7, 2016 – Richmond auctioneer Chip Jones, of Motleys Asset Disposition Group, recently completed his second year of courses at the prestigious Certified Auctioneers Institute (CAI). The CAI program is the industry’s premier training program developed by the National Auctioneers Association (NAA) for auction professionals.

The three-year CAI designation program provides auction professionals the opportunity to earn the auction industry’s most respected professional designation. CAI is an intensive, executive development program offering professional auctioneers instruction and coursework in business management, ethics, communication, finance, strategic planning and marketing.

The NAA conducts CAI every year in March at Indiana University in Bloomington. CAI candidates join auction professionals from across the world to learn from some of the nation’s most distinguished and respected leaders in the auction industry.

As of February 2016, there were approximately 900 current CAI designation holders in the world.

Chip acts as a senior advisor for SVN/Motleys, the commercial real estate division of Motleys Asset Disposition Group, as well as an agent for Fortis Foreclosure Services and sales manager for Motleys’ bankruptcy division. Chip’s high level of training and experience provide new and existing clients with an array of asset sale, valuation, and management services.

Chip resides in Hanover County with his wife, Holly, and their two children.

For more information on CAI, its history and its standing as the premiere training program for auction professionals, contact the NAA at (913) 541-8084 or visit

About the National Auctioneers Association
The National Auctioneers Association represents thousands of Auctioneers from the U.S. and across the world. The mission of the NAA is to provide critical resources to auction professionals that will enhance their skills and successes. The NAA’s headquarters are in Overland Park, Kan., and it was founded in 1949. To learn more about the auction method of marketing or to access the Auctioneers database to find an NAA auction professional in your area, please visit