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LiveBlock Auctions International (LAI) is a wholly owned subsidiary of ADESA Inc., providing online auction software worldwide.

LAI is a Canadian-based company with a great dedication and passion for developing user friendly, online auction software, as well as providing superior customer service and technical support to both the auction house and the Internet bidder. LAI is constantly innovating, conducting industry specific research and development to ensure the best possible service offering to all of our customers.

We are very proud to be provide auction houses throughout North America with the ability to broadcast their auction to participating Internet bidders worldwide.



Roe Peterson
Director of Research & Development, LAI
1961 - 2015

Roe joined the LAI team in 2000 and was responsible for all technical aspects of the original design and implementation. With more than 35 years’ experience in a wide array of technical and IT fields, he led the team in the development of LAI’s products and technology. His exhaustive knowledge of Internet networking, data communications, and data processing led the field in auction software design and implementation.

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