exhibitors making newsworthy announcements during the Show are invited
to submit an application to host a press conference. With nearly 2,000
exhibiting companies at the SEMA Show, press conference topics must be
newsworthy, and a schedule is created in advance to avoid conflicts.
Hedges & Co., a SEMA-member market research and database marketing
firm, will reveal 66 new market trends and facts in the automotive
aftermarket over 66 days, beginning Saturday, August 25, leading up to
the opening of the 2012 SEMA Show, October 30. The trends will be accessible for free at www.HedgesCompany.com/blog.
Recognizing the top trendsetting vehicle models, the SEMA Awards will be
announced and presented to winning automakers during the 2012 SEMA Show
in Las Vegas. Through the program, SEMA exhibitors who make products
for those trendsetting vehicles will identify the vehicle platforms that
they believe are best for accessorizing, and best for showcasing the
industry’s coolest products.
If you’re looking for a vehicle for your booth, simplify your search by making an announcement in SEMA eNews.
The publication is distributed to more than 100,000 industry
professionals, including numerous vehicle builders and customizers.
Following its recent announcement of the new Off-Road Success Center at the 2012 SEMA Show, OMIX/Rugged Ridge
has named the cast of speakers and case studies it will feature as
part of the company’s twice-daily expert business seminar series. Seven
new seminars are open to all dealers, jobbers, installers and other
specialty-equipment industry business owners or managers interested in
learning proven business concepts and practices for success in the Jeep
and off-road lifestyle market.
Recognizing the top trend-setting vehicle models, the SEMA Awards
will be announced and presented to winning automakers during the 2012 SEMA Show
in Las Vegas, Nevada. Through the program, SEMA exhibitors that make products
for those trend-setting vehicles will identify the vehicle platforms that they
believe are best for accessorizing, and best for showcasing the industry's
The SEMA Council and Committee Awards were created so that SEMA’s
membership and those closest to each specific industry segment could
recognize one of their own. Over the years, these awards have gained
notoriety and prestige for the simple, yet meaningful, fact that the
process of nominating and voting is done by industry peers.
The all-female vehicle customization project known as the SEMA Mustang
Build Powered by Women, featuring a ’13 Ford Mustang GT donated by Ford
Motor Co., is on target for the unveiling of winning design “High Gear”
at this year’s SEMA Show, Tuesday, October 30, 2012.