WHO WE ARE > Meet the Executives
Gary Treisman
President and CEO
Mr. Treisman started Machinery Network in 1987 and managed, appraised, and sold over $1 billion worth of machinery and related industrial assets. As the machine sales industry has grown, Gary created Machinery Network Auctions to working with clients to auction or liquidate their surplus assets. Gary received his education at University of the Witwatersrand. He was a stock broker from 1982 to 1987. Gary sat on the board for Location Machinery and has held several leadership roles in multiple business organizations. He is an active member of MDNA (Machinery Dealers National Association) and AMEA (Association of Machinery and Equipment Appraisers).
Jeff Sterling
Plastics Machinery Sales Manager
I have been involved in CNC machine tools for longer than I care to post/ I have multi axis lathe experience as well as multi fixture 5 axis and horizontal cell lines for unmanned production. I do it all from trade in pricing to arranging freight and financing. I am your source for all things MACHINE TOOLS. Call me at Machinery Network for all your plant requirements.
Seth Geller
Plastics Machinery Sales Manager
I joined Machinery Network in 1995 and have been managing their plastics machinery division ever since. I am originally from Long Island NY ,home of the two greatest sports teams the NY Yankees an NY Rangers. My goal in this business has always been to make customers feel so comfortable with me that you can deal with me over the phone without ever meeting me and still have the confidence to make a large used machinery purchase knowing that you are in good hands and will be provided with a great deal and superior service. When I am not making customers amazing deals on machines I am home yelling at my TV when Hockey or Football is on or out playing Hockey or other athletic activities.
Harvey Gellar
Fabricating Machinery Sales
I have been in the used machinery business since 1974, and with a partner founded Best Machinery in New York. After selling my interest to my partner I moved to California and joined Machinery Network in 1988 to specialize in Fabricating machinery, When not working I enjoy riding my horse and watching the L.A. Lakers.
Jeff Lee
Boring, Grinding & Tool Room Machinery Sales
Association of Machinery and Equipment Appraisers (AMEA) Accredited Appraiser since 2005.
Treasurer - West Coast Regional Chapter of the Machinery Dealers National Association from 1999-2002 and January 2005-present. Orignally from Colorado where I studied at my Almost Mater, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO.
Employed by Machinery Network since 1996.
bought and sold several hundred machines including, but not limited too, CNC and conventional machining centers, mills and lathes, boring mills, grinders, EDM’s, water-jets, woodworking machinery and inspection machinery including CMM’s & Comparators. Also involved in several multi-machine shop liquidations and auctions.
Dave Tice
Machinery Sales
Located in North Carolina I’m prepared to use the skill sets I’ve acquired in manufacturing, sales, and management to assist our customers in acquiring machinery that will upgrade your capability or find solutions for disposing of assets that are excess to your current requirements.

My work metalworking experiences include: Machinist, manual and CNC, CNC programmer, CNC Machine product design, Outside sales, national sales, regional sales, Distributor management and owner.
Eric Raffin
Vice President of Auction Services
I recently joined Machinery Network Auctions after 7 years as founding partner and Managing Member of a successful, post-conviction, sentencing and criminal trial consulting firm in Los Angeles. Prior to that, I spent over 20 years in executive level sales and marketing. I graduated with honors from UCLA and earned my law degree from Loyola Law School. With my background and experience, I bring a fresh and dynamic approach to providing MNA’s new and existing clients the service and professional attention they have come to expect. I’m originally from Oregon, but I’ve lived in Los Angeles since 1984 and I’m proud to say that I plan to forever call this wonderful city home.
Edgar Gomez
Marketing Coordinator
At Machinery Network Edgar works closely with the sales team to ensure the flow of new and sold inventory is accounted for with daily checkups through our salesman and their clients. He is also responsible for the marketing and advertising of inventory in various print and web metalworking and manufacturing related publications. When I’m not working on the company’s marketing efforts, he is working with my own team building up our start up clothing brand Il Bred Collective which is still in its R&D phase but has managed to gain sales in the USA & Japan. Edgar strives for innovation and exceeding expectations as displayed in his personal and professional life. Machinery Network has helped him learn the principles to proper business to business handling, exceeding the expectations of clients, and to not take the easy route.
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