Local knowledge, nationwide capability
For many years, this team comprised the leadership and key personnel for another real estate and auction firm. Through the years, this team handled the successful sale of real estate on both a local and national level. In fact, the team has sold property in all 67 Florida Counties, 49 states across the USA and several foreign countries.
More recently, the team has formed Ace Realty Advisors, creating a modern and efficient company to serve our previous, current and future clients with even more successful results.
Meet the Team
Out team combines over 125 years of experience in virtually every facet of the real estate industry. No other firm has the team we have assembled and the professional services we can offer.
Joseph J. Nolan, Esq.
CEO and Founder
Joe formed the ACE companies to meet the needs of his clients for sound, straightforward advice regarding the auction industry. Since 1987, Joe has been a duly licensed Florida Attorney specializing in complex transactions. Additionally, for over 25 years he has acted as General Counsel to one of the nations premier auction houses and renders expert advice to those involved in auction industry. Through this vast experience, Joe possesses intimate knowledge of every phase of the auction process.
John L. Haney
John has spent his professional career in the auction industry and most recently served as General Manager to one of the nations premier auction firms and as the live auction liaison to one of the largest commercial real estate networks in the world. John’s wealth of knowledge and experience comes from handling thousands of auctions in 41 states and several foreign countries. He is a native of central Florida and is a graduate of the University of South Florida with a degree in Business Administration. In addition, he is a Certified Auction Ringmaster, Realtor and licensed Florida Real Estate Broker.
Chief Financial Officer
Gigi brings over 25 years of experience as comptroller, administrator and closing agent for the law firm of Joseph J. Nolan PA. Her skill and knowledge regarding finance and accounting is a valuable asset to our clients. Gigi earned her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of South Florida in Tampa.
Earl T. Williams
Earl earned a degree in Business Administration from the University of South Florida and began his professional career as an efficiency expert for Bank of America. Most recently, he has served as the senior auction manager for a major auction firm. With a reputation for getting results, Earl is detailed oriented and has managed virtually every type of auction possible with a unmatched level of success. He is also a licensed Florida Real Estate agent and Realtor.
Tom J. Haney
Tom is an accomplished auctioneer and sales associate with over 35 years of experience. He is also skilled in finance and business operations.
Auctioneer & Sales Consultant
Renowned Auctioneer Jim Owen serves as Ace’s primary bid caller and regularly consults with clients on auctions and auction strategy. Jim has conducted auctions across America and as far away as Saudi Arabia for over 40 years. He joined the Ace team in 2015 and currently resides near Dallas, Texas.
Cassidy serves as the media director for the ACE companies and has extensive knowledge in campaign planning, media buying and graphic design.