The Repairer Driven Education
(RDE) series, presented by the Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS),
is returning to the SEMA Show for the third consecutive year. Complete details,
including course descriptions and a registration link, are available at
The Repairer Driven Education
Ford Motor Co. and the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) teamed up
to present the SEMA Mustang Build Powered by Women. Under the direction of the
SEMA Businesswomen's Network (SBN) and built entirely by SBN members, the
project is designed to shine the light on women working in the automotive
aftermarket and encourage more women to pursue careers in the industry.
Registration is available to SEMA Members and Non-Members as well. Seating is limited so act now - last year's event sold out quickly.
Wheel manufacturers, perhaps more than any other segment, are showing strong
signs of confidence in the economy by securing booth space for the 2012 SEMA
Show taking place Tuesday-Friday, October 30, November 2, 2012, in Las Vegas,
Election materials for the SEMA Board of Directors election have been mailed to
the primary contact at all eligible SEMA-member companies. Voting takes place
May 14-June 12, 2012.
After debuting at last year's SEMA Show, the Collision Repair & Refinish
section will return to provide buyers with a dedicated area on the Show floor
where they can quickly and easily meet with major refinish companies, paint
booth manufacturers, parts suppliers and manufacturers, estimating and
management software companies, manufacturers of structural repair and welding
equipment, safety equipment and other related products. The section has been
identified as one of the fastest growing areas of the show, and is on track to
surpass last years' numbers for the 2012 SEMA Show taking place Tuesday -
Friday, October 30 - November 2, in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Gone are the days when a single new product announcement sent to magazines will effectively sell your latest parts. Are you relying on outdated techniques to generate publicity?
The SEMA Action Network (SAN) announced July 13, 2012 as “Collector Car Appreciation Day.”
The date marks the third commemoration in what has become an annual
event to raise awareness of the vital role automotive restoration and
collection plays in American society. The SAN is again working to secure
a congressional resolution to recognize the day’s significance.
Senate passed Senate Resolution 452 (S. Res. 452) at the request of the SEMA
Action Network (SAN) designating July 13, 2012 as "Collector Car Appreciation
Day." The date marks the third 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.
More than 1,700 exhibitors have demonstrated confidence in the 2012 SEMA Show
by confirming booth space for the world's premier automotive trade show, taking
place October 30-November 2, in Las Vegas, Nevada. These exhibitors will select
their locations on the Show floor through the Priority Space Selection process
beginning the end of May.