Marvin was inducted into the National Auctioneers Hall of Fame in July, 2009 at Overland Park, Kansas.

Marvin Alexander has competed in National and World Bid Calling Championships since 1973 and during that time he has won the following championships:

1997 All Around World Champion Auctioneer, Calgary, Canada

1989 International Auctioneer Champion, at the National Auctioneers     
          Association Convention, July 1989, Cincinnati, Ohio
1988 - 1 of 15 Finalists in the International Auctioneers Championship, Dallas,
1988 - Winner of the Tennessee Auctioneer Bid Calling Championship, Nashville,
Competed in the World’s Livestock Auctioneer Contest


     1983  -  1 of 15 Finalists in World Livestock Auctioneer Contest, Dickson,


     1980  -  Runner-up Champion of Eastern Region, Templeton, California

     1977  -  Runner-up Champion of Eastern Region, Calgary, Canada

     1976  -  World Champion of Eastern Region, New Holland, Pennsylvania

     1974  -  World Champion of Eastern Region, Spokane, Washington

     1973  -  Reserved Champion of Eastern Region, Norfolk, Nebraska