Asset Appraisals and Valuations
Auctioneers in Ontario - Who We Are
Global Assets Solutions Inc. , (Ontario Auctioneers, Appraisers, Antiques, Estate and Commercial Liquidators), is a private hands-on company. Our staff, auctioneers and appraisers come with many years of experience in the industrial and commercial industry from woodworking machinery, to heavy construction equipment. Utilizing the most effective and modern technologies available to us today, we unite buyers and sellers from all over the world. We can accommodate your needs by either private treaty, orderly liquidation, outright purchase, commission with net guarantee, or simple straight commission. We will auction a variety of commodities to include, but not limited to, automobiles, light, and heavy duty trucks, construction equipment, aircraft, boats, precious metals, scrap metal, entire business liquidations (retail and commercial), commercial and residential real estate, vacant land, industrial plant equipment, antiques, estates, electronics and jewelry, etc.
Global Assets Solutions Inc. is based out of Halton Hills (Acton), Ontario but not limited to South Western Ontario. We are members in good standing with the Auctioneer Association of Ontario and members of the Halton Hills Chamber of Commerce. We are also graduates of the Certified Personal Property Appraisers Guild of Canada(CPPAG) and graduates of the Institute of Canadian Certified Auctioneers (ICCA).
Michel "HOSS" Bertrand
Founder of GLOBAL ASSETS SOLUTIONS INC.
Auctioneers, Appraisers and Liquidators.
Michel “HOSS” Bertrand is one of very few fluently bilingual auctioneers in Canada, conducting auctions in both official languages French and English. Born and raised in Ottawa, Ontario. He operated a small moving company as well as an antique and used furniture retail store for nearly 25 years. He graduated from the South Western School of Auctioneering in March of 1993 and ran HOSS’Auctioneering Services Inc. from 1993 to 2004. In only five short years as an Auctioneer, he captured the All Round World and Canadian Champion Auctioneer titles at the championships in 1998. In 2004, he signed a two-year contract as head foreign auctioneer for ICOWORKS, an international commercial industrial auction company. He now owns and operates Global Assets Solutions Inc. Auctioneers, Appraisers and Liquidators with his wife Karen Bertrand. When he is not conducting his own auctions, you can find him auctioneering for (North Toronto Auto Auctions) located in Innisfil Ontario, Dealer auctions on Fridays and Public car auction held every 2nd Saturday of the Month. Michel “Hoss” Bertrand is nationally recognized and well respected as a bilingual auctioneer within the industry. He is a graduate of The Institute of Canadian Certified Auctioneers (ICCA), and graduate of the Certified Personal Property Appraisers Guild of Canada (CPPAG). He is also past President for the Auctioneers Association of Canada, and Past President of the Auctioneers Association of Ontario,