Apple Tree Auction Center partners with WorthPoint Corporation, a social network and search engine for collectors.
Reston, VA (PRWEB) February 02, 2008 — WorthPoint Corporation, the premier website for art, antiques, and collectibles, announced today that Apple Tree Auction Center, has selected WorthPoint as a data publishing partner. Under the new agreement, Apple Tree will provide WorthPoint with upcoming and historical auction data to be published on the WorthPoint web site. With information provided by Apple Tree, WorthPoint is now able to provide more comprehensive data than ever.
“We are very excited about our partnership with Apple Tree,” said Will Seippel, CEO and Chairman of WorthPoint. “With this new relationship, we add the sales of a vast catalogue of antiques and art. From 19th and 20th century furnishings to fine art and jewelry, Apple Tree Auction Center is an expert in estate sales and a leader in the auction industry. WorthPoint is proud to include Apple Tree’s records in its data collection.”
WorthPoint is a collector’s social network and search engine rolled into one. The website is changing the process of assessing worth for collectibles by providing a vast database of sales records wherein an individual can assess the worth of their own collection. Through Worthpoint, collectors connect with experts to learn more about authenticity and value in art, antiques, and vintage items. Through the WorthPoint online community, members can contact other collectors interested in buying, selling, or swapping stories, and they can share their insight and knowledge through the forums and wikis.
Apple Tree Center is the leading auction facility in the Midwestern United States. It is known for having excellent merchandise, a first class facility, and for offering experienced, quality service. Apple Tree was founded by Sam Schnaidt and has developed a strong reputation for treating its customers with honesty and integrity. With over thirty years of expertise and service, The Schnaidt family are trusted auctioneers of furniture, fine arts, firearms, jewelry, decorative arts, and glass.