Daily News: January 21, 2015

Feldman Joins Hilco Industrial as SVP/Asset Sales

Hilco Global announced that Steve Feldman is returning to its Hilco Industrial operating unit as senior vice president of Asset Sales. Feldman, who has been running his own firm SJF Auctions since 2013, returns to Hilco, where he spent 11 years as a senior vice president, manager of Machinery & Equipment Appraisals from 2001 through 2012.

In his new role, Feldman will be responsible for sourcing and managing asset acquisition and disposition transactions and developing and executing initiatives designed to enhance Hilco’s visibility to companies looking to maximize their return on underutilized machinery and equipment.

“We’re thrilled to have Steve re-join the team at Hilco Industrial. His background in business operations and his deep expertise in asset sales and auctions as well as his collaborative personal style will help us continue to grow our organization,” said Steve Wolf, CEO of Hilco Industrial.

Feldman’s experience spans several industries, including metals, construction, and many more. He has worked extensively with large corporations and institutions designing and executing on capital asset disposition projects in dozens of industry verticals. Feldman has 30 years of experience in asset valuation, auctions and liquidations throughout the world. He has also served as a consultant to financial institutions on asset-based loans and recovery and is regularly called upon to testify as an expert witness in litigation.

Prior to joining Hilco, Feldman worked at Norman Levy Associates / DoveBid Appraisal Services, from 1993 to 2001 as vice president, manager of Machinery & Equipment Appraisals. From 1979 to 1993 he served at Industrial Plants Corporation / IPC Levy as vice president, manager of Auction Services and an auctioneer.

Feldman is a certified equipment appraiser and member of the National Auctioneers Association since 1980, as well as the Machinery and Dealers National Association (MDNA) since 1975 and a member of the Association of Machinery and Equipment Appraisers (AMEA).