PWCC Marketplace adds memorabilia, video games, comics, coins and currencies to alternative investment platform
—Leading Trading Card Storage Service Brings Security and Liquidity Services to Other Investors, Collectors and Categories—
PORTLAND, Oregon., October 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — PWCC Marketplace, the leader in liquidity for tangible assets, brings cutting-edge solutions to new verticals. As of now, PWCC Marketplace provides storage, valuation, collection management tools and 24/7 market access to all memorabilia, video games, comics, coins and currencies authenticated.
PWCC Marketplace’s alternative investment platform empowers investors and collectors with a digital portfolio that utilizes high-resolution asset imagery, up-to-date valuation services, and robust security and insurance solutions. The backbone of these offerings is the company vault in Oregon – a sales tax-free state – where customers can securely archive their assets and access them digitally via the web or an app.
PWCC Marketplace gives sellers instant access to multiple marketplaces used by hundreds of thousands of potential buyers. Trading card collectors also benefit from liquidity solutions through a robust menu of capital offerings, which provide loans and cash advances using archived assets as collateral.
While these services have traditionally been used for trading cards, PWCC Marketplace has invested in innovative technology and engaged industry experts in their respective fields to help implement platform changes that meet the needs of new collectible assets.
“Platform updates bring customers more powerful solutions for collections that include memorabilia, video games, comics, coins and currencies,” said Jesse Craig, Vice President of Sales at PWCC Marketplace. “The most apparent changes include our new 360 degree imaging studios and software updates that provide an up-to-date assessment of a client’s portfolio assets. Still, the most critical additions come from experts joining our crew.”
PWCC’s new category leaders are:
Josh Byerlyvideo game manager
Considered one of the foremost experts in the field of collectible video games, Byerly joins the team with 22 years of experience as an authenticated game collector, seller and broker. His experience in game collecting began with the advent of internet forums where he was known among the community as an expert on the subject and a trusted trader. His passion for video games continues to grow as he collects and helps educate in space. He now heads the video games department of PWCC Marketplace.
Nick CeperoMemories Manager
Cepero is a longtime collector of sports cards and memorabilia. A collector since the age of seven, he is passionate about vintage sports cards, game-worn memorabilia, autographs and original photography. He obtained a double major in history and political science at Emory University and holds a Masters in Sports Management from Texas A&M University. Prior to joining PWCC, Cepero worked for Heritage Auctions as Director of Sports Consignment, generating multi-million dollar sales of sports collectibles. He also served as Vice President of Collectibles in the fractional sports collectibles market. Cepero now heads the memorabilia department of PWCC Marketplace.
Zachary KirkpatrickHead of comics
Kirkpatrick began his career in the trading card business, but has always been a comic book collector and enthusiast. After joining Heritage Auctions as a comic book appraiser, he cultivated extensive expertise in comic books and the vast community of comic book collectors. His passion eventually blossomed into a sales role where he built strong relationships with collectors and dealers, who in turn secured millions in comic book, trading card and action figure sales. . Kirkpatrick now heads the comics department at PWCC Marketplace.
Jeff Lubinskydirector of numismatics
Lubinski is a 19 year industry veteran with extensive experience in US coins, world coins and bullion. Lubinski’s career began before he graduated from high school with selling online and setting up local coin shows in the Tucson area. Lubinski managed more than $5 billion in coin and bullion transactions at some of the largest and most influential companies in the industry. He started at Heritage Auctions as an intern and then worked full time as a numismatist with Spectrum Numismatics (Stack’s Bowers Galleries). He then worked at APMEX, Texas Gold & Silver Exchange and most recently Upstate Coin & Gold where he held titles such as Numismatist, Wholesaler and Director of Commerce and Numismatics. He now heads the numismatic department of PWCC Marketplace.
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PWCC Marketplace provides the trading card investment market with state-of-the-art analytical tools, multiple market offerings perfect for every asset class, secure vault storage with asset valuation and insurance, and a comprehensive menu capital lending services. PWCC clients enjoy access to the PWCC Vault – a highly secure bank-style vault located in Oregona sales tax-free state – a unique mailing address for each Vault account, a digital wallet of their trading card assets, one-click selling on each PWCC marketplace, and access to capital loans using their collection of trading cards as collateral.
Founded in 1998, PWCC maintains its status as the world’s leading auction innovator by consistently delivering new technologies, products and services that enhance the hobby for investors and collectors looking to safely buy, sell and store auctions. assets.
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