The annual Installation Banquet serves as the venue where we thank our association's outgoing board members and welcome those who have been newly elected. It is also the setting in which we announce the newest selections for the SEMA Hall of Fame whose inductees represent not only our industry's history but also its members' dedication, service and devotion to their businesses.
Mark Heffington began his career in the aftermarket industry as the chief cam designer for Crane Cams. In 1972, Heffington founded Cam Dynamics—at the time a leading manufacturer of high-performance and racing camshafts. He sold Cam Dynamics in the early ’80s and soon after, he began consulting on camshaft design and engineering and became a consultant for United Technologies and General Motors.
SEMA recently hosted the annual Installation Banquet & Gala Fundraiser in Pasadena, California.
The annual SEMA Cares Pinewood Drag Races will be held at the Installation & Gala. To sponsor a car and help a great cause, purchase a pinewood vehicle today. Proceeds from the Installation & Gala and Pinewood Drag Races will benefit various SEMA Cares Charities.
SEMA Chairman Jim Cozzie predicts his first-place finish in the Unlimited class before the flag drops.
This year’s SEMA Pinewood Drag Race, presented by eBay Motors, will be an intense one for Jim Cozzie, defending champ in the Unlimited class.