For the fifth consecutive year, the SEMA Show will include an exclusive
program designed specifically for franchise and independent automotive dealers.
Taking place during the SEMA Show on Tuesday, October 30-Friday, November 2,
2012, the program focuses on critical areas of accessory integration and how
they impact operations in all key dealership departments.
A limited number of spots are still available for companies to become
Founding Members of the SEMA Data Co-Op. Through the program's beta phase which
launched earlier this year, suppliers and receivers have the opportunity to
become Founding Members of a program that will change the way product data is
used and managed.
SEMA Show exhibitors that
manufacture powersports products will be able to quickly, easily and affordably
connect with thousands of buyers who are specifically seeking products for
motorcycles, dirt bikes, UTVs, ATVs or side-by-sides. Through the Manufacturer
Kiosk Program, an exhibitor with a booth in another area of the SEMA Show is
eligible to host a kiosk that will be located in the Powersports & Utility
Vehicle section of the show.
Dealers, jobbers, installers and other specialty-equipment industry
enthusiasts attending the 2012 SEMA Show will be able to learn all about the
dynamic Jeep and off-road lifestyle market through the new Off-Road Success
Center, presented by OMIX-Rugged Ridge. Located in within the Trucks/SUV
section in booth 30147 at the 2012 SEMA Show, the center provides those
interested in learning about the off-road market with a place to exchange
ideas, learn new concepts for success and network with other like-minded
Located alongside the New Products Showcase in the upper level of South Hall,
the First-Time and Featured Exhibitors Section that debuted at last year's SEMA
Show will return in 2012. With nearly 2,000 manufacturers exhibiting throughout
the SEMA Show, the First-Time and Featured Exhibitors section serves as an easy
and convenient location for buyers to hone in on hundreds of new and emerging
manufacturers who are exhibiting at the Show for the first time.
The SEMA Memorial Scholarship Fund awarded $145,000 to 84 individuals. The
awards include 69 scholarships presented to current students, and 15
loan-forgiveness awards presented to employees of a SEMA-member company.
The all-female build
team is now finalized for the SEMA Mustang Build Powered by Women. Starting in
July at Source Interlink Media's Southern California headquarters, the team of
technicians, enthusiasts and industry personnel will work together to customize
the 2013 Ford Mustang GT donated by Ford Motor Co., the title sponsor of the
The SEMA Show Priority Space Selection process concluded earlier this month, with nearly 2,000 exhibiting companies securing their space for the upcoming event. View the online floorplan at www.SEMAShow.com to see where exhibitors will be during the trade-only event on Tuesday-Friday, October 30-November 2, 2012, in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The powersports industry will again converge at the world famous SEMA Show taking place Tuesday-Friday, October 30-November 2, 2012, in Las Vegas, Nevada. In addition to meeting with leading manufacturers in a dedicated Powersports & Utility Vehicles section, buyers in this market will be able to quickly identify products in the New Products Showcase’s Powersports category and discover new business strategies through educational sessions that target powersports professionals.