Our team of professional auctioneers and consultants will work with your organization to assist you in achieving the goals your organization has worked so hard to obtain. Whether you simply need a consultant or a complete array of our auction services; the mission of Paddle Raisers remains the same "To take your benefit auction to the next level."
Paddle Raisers firmly believes that proper organization and detailed preparation are the perfect combination for success!
Heidi Hill BAS, CES
Professional auctioneer Heidi Hill began in the auction industry in 2005 after attending World Wide College of Auctioneering. She has been fortunate enough to make positive strides in the auction industry.
In 2006 Heidi was named the Northwest Rookie Champion Auctioneer and in 2009 was a finalist in the International Auctioneer Championship in the women's division. On February 14, 2010 Heidi became the first female auctioneer to be awarded the title of Oregon Grand Champion Auctioneer. She was 2015-2016 Northwest First Runner Up Auctioneer.
Heidi is a firm believer in the benefits of professional membership and continuing education. She is a proud member of both the Oregon Auctioneers Association and the National Auctioneers Association. Heidi currently holds her CES (Certified Estate Specialist) and BAS (Benefit Auction Specialist); these are specialized "professional designations" offered via the National Auctioneers Association. Heidi's continuing education has provided her a deeper understanding and appreciation for the elements necessary to conduct a successful auction.
Outside of auctioneering Heidi has an extensive background and career in the Medical field. Heidi graduated in 1997 with a degree in nursing from Montana Tech. She currently has more than 20 years of experience as a nurse and continues to utilize her formal education.
Whether working with an executor of an Estate or the Chairman of a non-profit organization, Heidi is perceived as the consummate professional. Her organizational skills and ability to adapt make her a true asset to various organizations.