SEMA is seeking nominations to identify youthful innovators whose work is substantially changing the way the automotive aftermarket is doing business. These nominations will be used to select the second-annual GEN-III Innovator Award. SEMA will honor the award winner at the 2013 SEMA Show Banquet, which takes place the evening of Thursday, November 7, 2013.
The SEMA Education Institute (SEI) will host a webinar specifically geared towards first-time SEMA Show buyers on Thursday, October 10 at 10:00 am Pacific time. The webinar will be presented by Tom Gattuso, SEMA Show director and Susan Schwartz, president of Show management company ConvExx.
The deadline to enter the UPS Ride Your Hauler to SEMA contest is next Friday, September 13.
Omix-ADA/Rugged Ridge has announced that it will donate a total of $150,000 at the 2013 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, November 5–8, as part of its 20th anniversary celebration. The $150,000 donation will be split equally among three separate causes in the fields of health care, public land use and automotive aftermarket advocacy, with individual presentations held November 5, 6 and 7 in the Offroad Success Center in the Upper South Hall Lobby of the Las Vegas Convention Center.