Meet the Team
Matt is a third-generation auctioneer, carrying on the Hostetter tradition for integrity and honesty set forth by his grandfather and father. Matt has earned a stellar reputation of his own for his product knowledge, well-rounded chant and outstanding connection with the audience. Matt is an instructor at the Reppert School of Auctioneering and has served on the board of directors for the PA Auctioneers Association. In addition to being the lead auctioneer for the family business, Matt travels internationally on a monthly basis throughout Europe auctioning heavy construction equipment. Matt is the Pennsylvania 2013 Bid Calling Champion, the 2013 Canadian Western Agribition Auctioneers Champion, and finished ninth in the top fifteen of the best auctioneers in the world during the International Auctioneers Competition in 2013. He is married to his high school sweetheart Cassie and they have three children: Ellie, Abram and Levi. When he is not spending time with his family, Matt enjoys riding his Harley.
Dan is the driving force behind guiding the company to a national level while still maintaining a steady, leading presence within the Tri-State region. As a licensed auctioneer, realtor and appraiser, Dan understands the importance of approaching each auction individually and aggressively positioning each one using a synthesis of technology and his professional knowledge of what sells. Dan is the Pennsylvania 2014 Bid Calling Reserve Champion. In his spare time, Dan enjoys spending time with his wife Kylee and their children and playing golf.
An expert source for all things auction, Paige’s specialty is fundraising and benefit auctions. Her ability to read an audience, build enthusiasm and pitch her perfect delivery to encourage big bidding has earned Paige a much-deserved reputation in the Pittsburgh region as an outstanding and entertaining auctioneer. Paige is a graduate of the Reppert School of Auctioneering, Penn State University and the Certified Auctioneers Institute. She resides with her husband (and fellow auctioneer) John in Chippewa Township.
Jenna began working with us in 2012 as part of the office support team. Since then, she has expanded her presence to all areas of the auction process including set-up, removal and sales. She has a special talent for cataloging, photography and as a bonus for those who work with her, an entertaining sense of humor. She is currently an apprentice auctioneer, and is responsible for consignment auctions in our warehouse. ipr
Cathy is not only the office manager and post-auction settlement specialist for every auction, to the many people who contact our office, she is also the welcoming, cheerful voice of Hostetter Auctioneers. Her business and accounting experience combine with her people-friendly skills to create an ideal customer service experience for sellers and buyers. Away from the office, Cathy serves as a deacon for her church, enjoys reading and spending time with her husband Derrick and their two daughters.