Kiefer Auction Supply was founded in 1980 by Kurt Kiefer, then a 25 year old auctioneer with a background in the graphic arts industry. It moved to Fergus Falls, Minnesota in 1987 and has been here ever since. Its headquarters is located in a 20,000 square foot building at 417 West Stanton Avenue in downtown Fergus Falls.
Mike Breen purchased the company in 2017, moving from Vice President to his current position of President. He has worked in the auction supply for almost 30 years, and attended more than 50 auctioneer conventions/functions to keep a feel on the pulse of the industry.
Kiefer Auction Supply is the world's #1 supply house for all types of auctioneers and auctions including fundraising & silent auctions. Our customer list is a "who's who" of both professional auction firms and national non-profit organizations which depend on Kiefer's for their auction supplies. For 37 years Kiefer Auction Supply has designed and manufactured products that make auctions run better.
Today the parent company is Breen Companies, Inc. a multi-channel internet marketing company what specializes in niche' markets including Auction Supplies, Antique Dealer Supplies, and Chandelier Parts retail and import business.
The combined firms product orders for tens of thousands of customers each year and prides itself on great customer service and quality products. The firm manufacturers most of the products it sells in its own facilities. Many of the firms employees have been with the firm for decades.