Veterans Memorial Museum of Branson, MO Appoints Heritage Global Partners to Manage Upcoming August 21 Webcast Sale of One-of-a-Kind, Irreplaceable Treasures Honoring 20th Century War Heroes

Unique Museum Assets Appraised at More Than $20 Million

SAN DIEGO, California and BRANSON, Missouri – July 16, 2013 – Heritage Global Partners (“HGP”), a global leader in asset advisory and auction services, today announced that Cornerstone Bank of Nebraska retained HGP to oversee a one-of-a-kind webcast sale on August 21 of the Veterans Memorial Museum of Branson, MO’s collection of irreplaceable historic treasures honoring war heroes of the 20th century. Prior to the sale, the assets were independently appraised at a collective value in excess of $20 million.

Of special interest to bidders is the world’s largest war memorial bronze sculpture, over 70 feet long and weighing 15 tons. This sculpture, a hallmark of the Museum, features 50 life-size soldiers – representing each of the 50 states. Surrounding the sculpture are names of American soldiers killed in action during WW II.

Veterans Museum Sale – bulk and piecemeal webcast sale led by HGP

Date: August 21, 2013 (begins 9 am – ends 5 pm CST)

Auction Location: Branson Hilton Hotel and Convention Center: 200 East Main Street, Branson, MO 65616

Public Preview: August 19-20 (9 am – 4 pm CST both days) open to prospective bidders/interested parties

Museum Address: 1250 West 76 Country Music Boulevard, Branson, MO 65616

Led by auction industry pioneers Ross and Kirk Dove, Heritage Global Partners is one of the leading worldwide asset advisory and auction services firms, assisting companies with buying and selling assets. HGP specializes in asset brokerage, inspection, and valuations, industrial equipment and real estate auctions, and much more.