Lori Huisman, SBN Member of the Month, January 2015

Name: Lori Huisman
Company: Classic Design Concepts
Address: 28266 Beck Rd., Wixom, MI 48393

What does your company do?
Automotive styling and performance enhancements, primarily Mustang, Camaro and Challenger. We design and manufacture cold-air induction systems, aero packages, chin spoilers, deck spoilers, hoods and rockers. We also do show car builds, low- to medium-volume limited-edition vehicles, packages and components.

What is your position?

What is the most satisfying aspect of your job?
The variety I encounter and manage on a daily basis.

SEMA Installation Gala

The annual SEMA Installation Gala Fundraiser 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.

Missy Perez, SBN Member of the Month, December 2014

Name: Missy Perez
Company: Topline Automobile
Address: 1028 Carolan Ave., Burlingame, CA 94010

What does your company do?
We do full-service automotive repair catered specifically to higher-end customer needs. Topline can repair, modify and rebuild anything from a ’20s Buick to a ’14 Ferrari FF, and we use our in-house showroom to showcase our customers’ cars and our hard work. Our efforts are world renowned, with customer builds having been featured in multiple magazines and multiple trophies in concourse class exhibitions. Bodywork, maintenance, warranty development and sales—Topline is equipped to handle it all.

What is your position?
Service manager.

What is the most satisfying aspect of your job?
Solving problems and making people happy.

2014 SEMA Show SBN Key Events

The SEMA Businesswomen’s Network (SBN) would like to remind you to sign up for the following key events taking place at this year’s SEMA Show.

The annual Speed Networking Breakfast is open to all SEMA members and is one of the best opportunities to meet peers, prospects, vendor associates and valuable contacts in one setting. Meet more than a dozen new contacts in a fast-paced environment that is structured to keep the introductions flowing.

Kimberly Callahan, SBN Member of the Month, November 2014


Name: Kimberly Callahan
Company: Insignia Group
Address: 153 South Oakland Ave. Rock Hill, SC 29730

What does your company do?
Insignia Group is a consulting and technology company servicing car dealerships, OEMs, distributors, restylers and parts manufacturers.

What is your position?
Aftermarket manager

What is the most satisfying aspect of your job?
Sense of achievement.

How long have your been involved with the aftermarket industry?
14 years.

Andrea Nicholson, SBN Member of the Month, October 2014

Name: Andrea Nicholson
Address: 2125 Southend Drive, Suite 453, Charlotte, NC 28203

What does your company do?
Our larger company, SpeedDigital, provides digital solutions for enthusiast and associated brands. This includes software, ecommerce solutions, web development and digital advertising/marketing. is an enthusiast website with all digital aspects of the automotive enthusiast's online experience in one destination.

What is your position?
In business development, my main goal outside of selling services has been to build lasting relationships with brands and individuals in the aftermarket industry.

What is the most satisfying aspect of your job?
I'm an automotive enthusiast myself, so the subject matter of the job itself doesn't feel like work. The fact that my job allows me to interact with top names in the industry on a daily basis is amazing.


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