Why it pays to sell through eBay for Charity! Our guest is Ali Joseph, Manager, Partnerships & Marketing, eBay for Charity.
Cool eBay for Charity auctions and historic Malcolm X ephemera! Our guest is Eric Gazin, President, Auction Cause and Gazin Auctions, known on eBay as auctioncause.
Our guests for eBay Radio Show #694 on August 22, 2017, are:
Griff and Lee discussed Hurricane Matthew, and Lee announced that today is National Mad Hatter Day. The dynamic duo also checked out rock star Sheryl Crowe’s eBay for Charity auctions.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Aron Hsiao from Terapeak (http://www.terapeak.com) called in with this week’s marketplace research report. Lee showed Griff 2 high-profile charity auctions.
Griff and Lee told us about ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live auctioning off show props and memorabilia through eBay for Charity. Meesha, Des Moines NM (classysoles), answered Lee’s trivia question and won a $25 gift certificate for shipping supplies from Bubblefast (http://www.bubblefast.com). She also is experiencing glitches with Collections.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Lee told us the impressive total raised by Giving Works auctions of Jon Stewart’s TV-worn suits as seen on The Daily Show. She and Griff discussed Let’s Paint TV and Putin on a Ritz. David, Torrance CA (simos317), called to say that he had posted a product photo on the chat board that he took with his cell phone camera using his new StudioPro Light Kit 24″ Cube (eBay item number 261751649276), the light cube that Griff brought with him to this year’s eBay Radio Party & Conference.
Lee read current events from the eBay Radio Seller Events Calendar, located under Seller Resources in the eBay Radio archives. To submit your sellers group meetup or other event, click on “Submit a Seller Event” in the upper right-hand corner of any archives page.
Open phones, Contact Us email and more: Lee told us about some high-profile Giving Works charity auction campaigns that are in full swing right now. Griff hinted that he might have an exciting surprise announcement on Thursday. He also talked about the new building going up at the eBay campus in San Jose.
Open phones, Contact Us email, and more: Lee read comments from the chat board concerning eBay procrastination as discussed by our guest in the previous segment. Tom, Pittsburg PA (blackandgoldgifts), asked if it makes sense for a charity selling on eBay for only 3 weeks out of each year to open an eBay Store.
Griff gave an overview of today’s show and introduced the eBay Radio News with Lee Mirabal. Stories include the GRAMMY Awards charity auctions; Justin Bieber; and a severe weather advisory from eBay.