Located at 1 Oak Road in Benicia, Nationwide Auction Systems was awarded the 2003 Business of the Year award during the Benicia Chamber of Commerce’s 57th Annual Installation of Officers Banquet and Business of the Year Awards held at the historic clock tower. Nominated by the citizens of the community and voted by members of the Benicia Chamber of Commerce, businesses were selected based on criteria, including demonstration of ethics and integrity in business practices, leadership and excellence through customer service, employee development, safety, creativity, and innovation. Rely Pio Roda, executive vice president and general manager of Nationwide Auctions, was present with members of his executive staff to accept the award.

Nationwide Auction Systems relocated to a 25-plus acre facility at the industrial park area in Benicia in January 2000, and was previously located in Napa for more than 17 years.