SEMA’s councils and networks have announced the dates and locations of their 2016 SEMA Show events.
The Automotive Restoration Market Organization (ARMO) welcomes three new industry professionals onto its select committee and welcomes back James Pennekamp and Brian Rowland as incumbents.
The Automotive Restoration Market Organization is hosting its annual industry awards reception at the 2016 SEMA Show. The council will recognize top companies and individuals in the automotive restoration industry for their outstanding accomplishments. In addition to the awards ceremony, the reception provides the perfect atmosphere for networking with fellow restoration professionals. Enjoy food and beverages while mingling with industry friends and members of the select committee.
The reception will be held on Tuesday, November 1 from 5:15pm-7:30pm in the Westgate Conference Rooms 7-14.
The Automotive Restoration Market Organization is holding a general membership meeting at the 2016 SEMA Show. All ARMO members attending the show are encouraged to attend the meeting to learn about the latest council initiative and discuss industry specific ideas and concerns.
The meeting will take place on Wednesday, November 2 from 7:15am-9:00am in the Westgate Conference rooms 4-6.
At this discussion panel, well-known restoration builders will share their experience in restoring vehicles, give business tips and discuss the latest restoration trends. Bring questions as there will be Q&A at the end!
This educational session will take place Wednesday, November 2 from 3:30pm-4:30pm in room N258.
ARMO will once again share a booth with the Hot Rod Industry Alliance (HRIA) as the two councils share similar initiatives and have crossover in membership. Select committee members will be at the booth throughout the show to discuss the benefits of an ARMO membership and opportunities to volunteer and get involved. Six feature vehicles will be on display in the combined booth, three representing the Restoration segment and three representing the Hot Rod segment.
Stop by booth #23395 to network with restoration professionals and learn about the latest council initiatives.
HRIA will host three events at the National Street Rod Association (NSRA) Nationals in Louisville, Kentucky, August 3–6.
The Automotive Restoration Market Organization (ARMO) has new leadership as of July 1. Erika Wiesman of Hydro-E-Lectric Inc. moves into the chair position, and Tray Smith of H&H Classic Parts is the new chair-elect.
Twenty-five builders have committed to creating a custom pinewood car to be raced in the HRIA Builder’s Challenge taking place at the NSRA Nationals in Louisville, Kentucky.