|AQHA World Championship Sale Auctioneer for the past 17 years in Oklahoma City
Tony Langdon has been licensed as an Auctioneer since 1978. He is a graduate of North Carolina State University with a Bachelor of Science in 1979 and the Superior School of Auctioneering the year prior in 1978. Immediately following college he joined the American Quarter Horse Association as a Director of Advertising for the Quarter Horse Journal representing the association at quarter horse auctions throughout the United States and Canada. In 1981 he moved to the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex and founded Tony Langdon Promotions, producing record setting Quarter Horse Auctions for over a decade.
In 1990 he pioneered the unique mobile wholesale vehicle auction company, AutoVest, selling thousands of used car trade-ins and aged inventory monthly for new car franchcise dealerships throughout Texas. This concept of selling vehicles in dealer only auctions on site at new car dealerships has proven a very viable method and has often been copied in other areas in the US. After 17 years of operation, AutoVest was sold to the publicly traded company, Asbury Auctomotive.
His next start-up auction venture was in 1996, Tony Langdon Auction Properties sells real estate at auction in North and Central Texas. With a strong background in horses and cattle he excels in selling farms and ranches understanding the needs of a buyer and the desires of the seller. Once again, most of these properties are offered using his own innovatiove auction concept which yields the maximum results. He also excels in selling Raw Acreage, Commercial Real Estate, Single Family Homes and Multi-Family housing.
Teas State Champion Auctioneer
Texas Lone Star Champion Auctioneer
International Auctioneer Championship Finalist
International Livestock Auctioneer Championship Finalist
World Auto Auctioneer Championship Finalist
National Auctioneers Association
Texas Auctioneers Association
American Quarter Horse Association
National Cutting Horse Association
Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association