About Us

Menish Auctions is pleased to assist you in all your auction or commercial real estate listing needs in Louisville, KY and nationwide. Whether you are interested in selling land, industrial, retail, multi-family, single-family, personal property or you are a non-profit hosting a charity event, we are ready to help.

Let us help you achieve the best results possible!


Bill Menish – Auctioneer, CAI, AARE, BAS

Bill Menish, Menish AuctionsBill helps lending institutions maximize the value of OREO assets and helps individual sellers market and sell their properties in a time-defined manner while achieving or exceeding their expectations on value. 

Bill is a graduate of the World Wide College of Auctioneering, and was only the 67th auctioneer to receive the Benefit Auctioneer Specialist designation through the National Auctioneers Association. Bill is also a graduate of the prestigious Certified Auctioneer Institute, and carries the CAI designation. Other designations include the Accredited Auctioneer of Real Estate (AARE) and Benefit Auction Specialist (BAS).

Based in Louisville, Kentucky, Menish Auctions serves clients all over the country. Bill also helps non-profits nationwide with consulting and execution of wildly successful Benefit Auctions. Auctions of note include Dick Vitale, JDRF, the American Heart Association, CBS Celebrity Skifest which is nationally televised, Universal Studios Battlestar Gallactica Auction, Disney, Kathy Hilton Wishing Tree Auction and Barrett Jackson, the World’s Greatest Collector Car Auction.

Bill is a former broadcast journalist where most recently he was the morning anchor of San Diego’s top rated morning newscast. During that nearly 20 year career, Bill earned 15 Emmy Awards, an Edward R. Murrow award, 2 Tellys, 4 Photographer of the Year awards, Health Care Communicator awards, numerous AP awards and more. 

bill.menish@svn.com
(502) 939-0399   

Kathy Staton – Office Administrator & Accountant

Menish Auctions KathyKathy has been with Sperry Van Ness (SVN) for several years.  She knows the in’s and out’s of the business and is a vital part of finalizing all of our real estate transactions.