JANUARY 21-23, 2020
Embassy Suites by Hilton
Santa Ana, California

 

The Robert E. Petersen Award is named in honor of the man to whom the Motorsports Industry owes so much. The award is presented to an individual from the media who has made a positive impact on the motorsports industry and MPMC during the past year. The award will be presented during the 2020 MPMC Media Reception on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Embassy Suites Orange County Airport North, Santa Ana, California.

Criteria:


  • Individual must have made a substantial, recognizable, positive editorial contribution to the industry during the 2019 calendar year / 2019 racing season.
  • Individual must have an ongoing record of service and support to the motorsports industry.
  • Individual must be an active member of the print, electronic or broadcast media.
  • Nominee is not required to be a member of SEMA.

Previous Award Winners:


2004 - Jeff Smith
2005 - David Freiburger
2006 - Dick Berggren
2007 - Ed Zinke
2008 - Bill Middaugh
2009 - Karl Fredrickson
2010 - Steve Wolcott
2011 - James Lawrence
2012 - Jim Ryan
2013 - KJ Jones
2014 - John DiBartolomeo
2015 - Chad Reynolds
2016 - Michael Murray
2017 - Brian Lohnes
2018 - Steve Brule