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SEMA Memorial Scholarship Award Winners Announced

The SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund has awarded $137,000 to 52 individuals. The awards include 39 SEMA scholarships which are presented to current students, and 13 loan-forgiveness awards presented to employees of SEMA-member companies. In addition, one student was awarded a full-tuition scholarship for the 2013-2014 academic year to Ohio Technical College.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 9, 2013

Contact: Della Domingo
909-978-6723
dellad@sema.org

 

SEMA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED

SEMA Show Organizers Accelerate Exhibitor, Buyer Engagement Plan

As exhibit space reaches capacity at the Las Vegas Convention Center, SEMA Show organizers are focused on educating exhibitors and buyers on how to get the most out of the annual event taking place Tuesday-Friday, November 5-8, 2013, in Las Vegas, Nevada.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 8, 2013

Contact: Della Domingo
909-978-6723
dellad@sema.org

 

SEMA Show Organizers Accelerate Exhibitor, Buyer Engagement Plan
-- Largest Annual Gathering of Small Businesses in America Just Got Bigger --

SEMA Show to Include Morning Cars & Coffee

Among the new attractions at the 2013 SEMA Show will be Cars & Coffee - SEMA Edition. Taking place in the outdoor patio on the south side of the LVH (adjacent to the LVCC North Hall) from 8:00 - 9:00 am each morning of the Show, Cars & Coffee gives attendees a great place to start their day.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 5, 2013

Contact: Della Domingo
909-978-6723
dellad@sema.org

 

SEMA Show to Include Morning Cars & Coffee

SEMA Education Institute to Host Healthcare Reform Webinar on August 1, 2013

The SEMA Education Institute (SEI) will host a webinar on August 1, 2013 to provide an overview of the Affordable Care Act, including recent changes to key deadlines for its implementation.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 25, 2013

Contact: Della Domingo
909-978-6723
dellad@sema.org

 

SEMA Education Institute to Host Healthcare Reform Webinar on August 1, 2013

DIAMOND BAR, Calif. (July 25, 2013) -- The SEMA Education Institute (SEI) will host a webinar on August 1, 2013 to provide an overview of the Affordable Care Act, including recent changes to key deadlines for its implementation.

SEMA Show Exhibitor Manual Features New Look, Easy Navigation

The SEMA Show Exhibitor Services Manual (ESM), considered by many to be the ultimate guidebook for preparing for the SEMA Show, has been redesigned to feature a new look and easy navigation. Available online at www.SEMAShow.com/esm, the resource includes general information about exhibiting at the upcoming event, a list of cost-saving deadlines (www.SEMAShow.com/deadlines), and all the online forms an exhibitor needs to secure booth items at the Show taking place Tues.-Fri., Nov. 5-8, 2013, in Las Vegas, Nevada.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 11, 2013

Contact: Della Domingo
909-978-6723
dellad@sema.org

 

SEMA Show Exhibitor Manual Features New Look, Easy Navigation
-- Redesign Comes Weeks Before Key Deadlines Begin -
-- Effective Use of Guidebook Provides Exhibitors With Greatest ROI --

SEMA Opens Phase Two of SoCal Innovation Facility to Serve $31B Auto Accessory Market

The Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA), the organization representing the $31 billion specialty automotive industry, opened phase two of its automotive innovation facility in Southern California today, in conjunction with Collector Car Appreciation Day.

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 12, 2013

Contact: Della Domingo
909-978-6723
dellad@sema.org

Editor's Note: Images are available. Please contact Monika Earle at monikae@sema.org.

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SEMA Opens Phase Two of SoCal Innovation Facility to Serve $31B Auto Accessory Market

SEMA Hot Rod Council to Present Education Day at 2014 Detroit Autorama

The annual SEMA Hot Rod Industry Alliance (HRIA) Education Day will be held, for the first time, in conjunction with the Detroit Autorama – the 60-year old custom cars show taking place at Cobo Hall in Detroit, Michigan, in March. The program will consist of 24 sessions, each led by a hot rod parts manufacturer educating attendees about the products’ features, benefits and installation guidelines.

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 8, 2013

Contact: Della Domingo
909-978-6723
dellad@sema.org

 

SEMA HOT ROD COUNCIL TO PRESENT EDUCATION DAY AT 2014 DETROIT AUTORAMA

SEMA Again Secures U.S. Senate Resolution Designating July 12th As “Collector Car Appreciation Day”

The U.S. Senate passed Senate Resolution 176 (S. Res. 176) designating July 12, 2013 as "Collector Car Appreciation Day." The Resolution was requested by the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) and its Automotive Restoration Market Organization (ARMO) and Hot Rod Industry Alliance (HRIA) Councils. The date marks the fourth commemoration in what has become an annual event to celebrate and raise awareness of the vital role automotive restoration and collection plays in American society.

 

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June 21, 2013

Contact: Della Domingo
909-978-6723
dellad@sema.org

Editor's Note: An image is available. Please contact Monika Earle at monikae@sema.org.

SEMA Again Secures U.S. Senate Resolution Designating July 12th As "Collector Car Appreciation Day"

New Research Shows $31 Billion in Automotive Parts, Accessories Sales

Sales of automotive specialty equipment products continue to climb, with sales in 2012 reaching $31 billion according to the 2013 SEMA Annual Market Report. The figure represents a four percent increase over the previous year, and marks the third consecutive year of growth.

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 20, 2013

Contact: Della Domingo
909-978-6723
dellad@sema.org

NEW RESEARCH SHOWS $31 BILLION IN AUTOMOTIVE PARTS, ACCESSORIES SALES

-- Sales Represent Four Percent Increase Over Previous Year; Third Consecutive Year of Growth --

Historic Vehicles Drive Anti-Ethanol Message to Congress

Joined by Congressional leaders and industry experts, members of the SEMA Action Network (SAN) participated in the “Fuel for Thought” Rally on Capitol Hill. The event raised awareness of the corrosive effects of ethanol-blended gasoline on automobile engines and the dangers of consumer misfueling. Hosted by the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) in partnership with the SAN, the event drew car enthusiasts and motorcycle riders from across the nation.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 19, 2013

Contact: Della Domingo
909-978-6723
dellad@sema.org

Editor's Note: Images are available. Please contact Monika Earle at monikae@sema.org

 

Historic Vehicles Drive Anti-Ethanol Message to Congress

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