Stack's Bowers > Bobby Avena
was born in Vineland, New Jersey, and was brought into the world of coins by
his father, Daniel. He quickly became involved with the hobby and, with his
father, started his own company at the age of 15. He began traveling to all
major coin shows and was able to develop a reputation as one of the greatest
coin graders in the country. In 2000, Bobby joined Spectrum Group
International. Presently, Bobby attends over 30 coin shows a year along with
every major auction.
has been a PNG member for over 25 years and is a life member of the American
Numismatic Association (ANA), the Silver Dollar Round Table, and the Florida
United Numismatics (FUN).
currently lives in New Jersey with his wife of over 20 years, Cammy, and his
two daughters, Madeleine and Chloe. He enjoys spending his free time fishing