News and information from SEMA's councils and committees.
Companies are now allowed to transfer monies for unused vacation or
sick-leave into a worker’s 401(k), Keogh or profit-sharing plan.
Learn how SEMA’s member programs and services can help
you save money and make smarter business decisions through the upcoming SEMA webinar.
The SEMA Show is fast approaching and this is your last exclusive
chance to stake your company's claim in the official SEMA Show
Directory, the companion SEMA Show Pocket Guide, and the official
International Buyers Guide.
The Young Executive Network (YEN) will hold its annual SEMA Show networking reception at the Renaissance Hotel pool on Tuesday, November 3, from
Ford Motor Company's Ken Czubay will headline the 2009 SEMA Show
Keynote Luncheon on Monday, November 2, 12:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m., in
Ballroom A-B of the Las Vegas Hilton.
General Motors will present its design awards for various categories at this year’s SEMA Show. Categories will be divided into two groups:
B) Component/system designs
Download a copy of the application form here,
which you can use to apply for consideration.
You can copy the application form and apply
for more than one vehicle or component award. You can also forward the form
to any suppliers with a new/innovative component design that contributed to your GM Show vehicle.
The 2009-2010 SEMA Board of Directors is an esteemed group of industry professionals, including four newly elect members: Joel Ayres of Truck Accessories Group, Jeff Bates of Bob Cook Sales, Laurel Dasher of Superchips Inc. and Zan Martin of Martin & Co. Advertising. The SEMA Board of Directors will guide the association in addressing the most pressing industry issues for the next two years.
SEMA Show exhibitors: Create additional awareness and momentum for your 2009 SEMA Show
product intros by submitting new product information for inclusion in SEMA eNews.
The customer has always been the mainstay of a successful retail
business, yet many companies fail to impart good customer service
training to their sales staff. The “Focus on the Customer: Introduction
to Selling” course is the first of the In-Gear Sales and Marketing
Series developed by the SEMA Education Institute (SEI) to ensure that
both new and veteran retailers know how to attract potential customers
and turn them into repeat business.