President, GA Global Partners
Adam serves as president of the auction division, GA Global Partners, and has more than 25 years experience in all aspects of the industry, performing thousands of auctions and liquidations all over the world. Adam graduated from Pepperdine University with a Bachelors degree in Business Management before obtaining his Masters of Business Administration from London School of Economics and Political Science, New York University and HEC Paris.
Mark J. Weitz
GA Global Partners
Mark is tasked with performing high profile auction sales, as he has for many Fortune 500 companies including: The Boeing Company, Stardust Hotel & Casino, Collins and Aikman, Arthur Andersen, Lockheed-Martin, Kaiser Aerospace, British Petroleum, IBM and AT&T. He has more than three decades of experience servicing the wholesale and industrial liquidation industry throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. Mark attended the University of Washington, the University of California at Los Angeles and the Missouri Auction School.
Senior Vice President, Consultant, GA Global Partners
Peter directs operational logistics for the auction practice, GA Global Partners, with responsibility for the development and implementation of standard operating procedures, operating budgets and the oversight of field and operational personnel, as well as project executives. Peter has more than 20 years of experience in the auction industry specializing in machinery and equipment, store fixtures, distribution centers and manufacturing facilities. Peter is a certified appraiser with the Appraisers Guild of America and has conducted more than 2,000 auctions, appraisals and liquidations worldwide. Some of his more memorable projects include: Arthur Andersen, K-Mart, the Stardust Hotel & Casino, OfficeMax, Winn-Dixie, Nevada Landing, the Frontier Hotel and Casino, Olympia Tool and WDC Drilling.
Vice President, GA Global Partners
Paul has more than 20 years of experience in the industrial auction and asset monetization field, servicing various industries around the world. Paul has extensive equipment knowledge in the printing, solar, high-tech and metal fabrication sectors with notable engagements including Abound Solar, ADC Telecom, BP Solar, Eaton, Flextronics, GE and Lockheed Martin. Prior to joining the auction group in 2010, Paul worked in Private Equity for Greystone & Company in New York City and sold several companies as going concerns. Paul obtained his Bachelor of Science degree from The American University and is an active member of the Machinery Dealer's National Association and the Turnaround Management Association.
Vice President, GA Global Partners
Michael is responsible for managing and directing auction and liquidation sales for GA Global Partners. Some of his most notable engagements have included Pioneer Electronics, Johnson & Johnson, Brunswick Corporation, Corning Inc., Sun Microsystems, Intel, Office Depot, Borders Group, Oneida Limited, Imation, Vitesse Semiconductor and U.S. Safety. Michael joined Great American Group in 2009 with seven years of prior industry experience working for another major auction and liquidation company and has also held positions with Morgan Stanley and First Union Securities. Michael attended the University of Arizona with focus in Business and Finance.
Managing Director & General Counsel
Sharon serves as Managing Director and General Counsel
of Great American Global Partners, LLC. She
is responsible for advising on all legal matters and originating distressed
industrial and wholesale disposition opportunities. Sharon has over 23 years of
bankruptcy and employment related legal experience and has spent the past 5
years focusing on acquisitions and liquidations both nationally and
internationally of various types of assets. Sharon is a highly
regarded speaker and panel member, appearing regularly at a wide range of events,includingassociation panels, conferences, and news broadcasts and is a prolific author.
Her professional affiliations include, among others, the American Bankruptcy
Institute, the Los AngelesBankruptcyForum,
and the Turnaround ManagementAssociation
and she was recently appointed to be both a Board Trustee and member of the
Nominating Committee at TMA Global. Sharon attended the University of
Pennsylvania and Loyola Law School.