Your collection is built on the decision to buy, sell or hold. That’s the essence of collecting. Buy Sell Hold is a weekly podcast where market experts Keith Martin and Mark Greene take you on a ride into the collector car market. They talk to industry experts like Bill Warner, Bruce Meyer, Steve Serio, Mark Hyman, Donald Osborne and others to help you navigate your collector car journey.
Cici Muldoon studied physics and finance at Princeton University and holds a phD in Experimental atomic and laser physics from Oxford University. She is a full member of the International Chief Judge Advisory Group known as ICJAG, for whom she acts as PR director, and is a steering committee member for the UK based Concours of Elegance at Hampton Court. Cici has previously judged at Pebble Beach, Cavallino Classic, Salon Privé, Schloss Dyck Masterpieces, Hampton Court, Le Zoute, and the Ferrari 70th Anniversary Concours. She has been attending concours since the age of 3, has participated in various tours and rallies, and is herself the proud owner of several classic cars. She speaks five languages and is originally from Guadalajara, Mexico. She is also CEO of VeriVin, a UK based start-up that has developed ground-breaking technology to enable the quick, safe and non-destructive analysis of wine and other complex liquids in sealed containers.
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THE COLLECTOR CAR MARKET AS YOU SEE IT TODAY
Younger and Well Connected
THE VEHICLE YOU BOUGHT
1934 MG PA
THE VEHICLE YOU SOLD
Her father’s Ferrari Steel Bodies SWB #2665
THE VEHICLE YOU WILL NEVER LET GO
1974 Ferrari Dino GTS
THE ULTIMATE COLLECTOR CAR
Ferrari Cal Spyder or a 275 GTB
WHERE TO FIND CICI
PARTING WORDS OF WISDOM WHEN BUYING, SELLING, OR HOLDING CARS
Buy what you love and never worry about the value fluctuating up and down. And drive it.
Randy Nonnenberg is the Co-founder and President of Bring a Trailer, an online auction marketplace for collectible vehicles and more. He is from Northern California and worked in engineering and production at Audi and BMW for 10 years before taking the leap and working at Bring a Trailer full time starting in 2010. He got the car bug from his dad while living in Stuttgart, Germany at a very early age. BaT, as we regulars call it, brings automotive enthusiasts a daily dose of automobiles that are available for sale from around the world. Your daily dose of BaT is like having your own personal assistant who scouts out all the cool cars, trucks, and motorcycles for sale.
William E. (Chip) Connor is an avid vintage automobile enthusiast and one of the world’s leading car collectors. He is a long-time competitor in both modern and vintage racing and is a regular exhibitor and judge at Concours d’Elegance’ around the world. His cars have won over 100 awards over the years, including many Best of Show awards. Chip sits on the governing Senate of the FIA (Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile), the FIA Historic Motorsports Commission, the board of the Petersen Automotive Museum and is a co-founder of the Best of the Best competition in association with the Peninsula Hotel Group. He is Chairman and CEO of William E. Connor & Associates Ltd. one of the world’s largest merchandise sourcing companies, headquartered in Hong Kong, with operations across Asia and Europe.
Christian Philippsen is an international consultant specializing in classic cars and automotive design. He is regularly invited to judge at concours around the world including Pebble Beach. He is a Founding Member of The Peninsula Classics Best of the Best Awards, a charter member of the International Chief Judge Advisory Group and has for many years chaired the juries for the Louis Vuitton Classic Awards and for Michelin’s Challenge Bibendum Design Awards. His list of clients includes such names as Christie's, Ferrari, Pininfarina, Renault and more. Christian started his career in assisting Jacques Swaters, the Belgian Ferrari importer of Ecurie Francorchamps fame, and is the former publisher of the respected annual Automobile Year. Christian has just launched leBolide, an online auction website in Europe.
David Gooding is the President and Founder of California-based Gooding & Company, the auction house acclaimed for selling the world’s most significant and valuable collector cars. The official auction house of the prestigious Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, Gooding & Company has hosted over a decade of world record-setting auctions at its three esteemed venues. David and his Team also offer a wide range of services, including private and estate sales, appraisals, and collection management. They advise the world’s top collectors, serve on the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance selection committee, and have appraised thousands of vehicles for sale at auction, by private treaty, and for charitable donation. They are an active member of YPO (Young Presidents’ Organization), the world’s premier peer network of chief executives and business leaders.
Winston Goodfellow lives by this credo: "If you love what you do, how can it be considered work?" Over the past three decades his words and photos have appeared in more than 60 publications on several continents, and he has authored 15 books and private commission monographs.