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SCC MEETS NEXT WEEK FOR LONG-RANGE PLANNING PLUS OTHER SEMA COUNCIL AND COMMITTEE NEWS

Sport-Compact Council (SCC)

All SCC members are encouraged to join the SCC Select Committee at the council’s Open Long-Range Planning Meeting. The details are:
 
When: Monday, January 21, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Where: Embassy Suites Hotel – Los Angeles International Airport – South, 1440 East Imperial Avenue, El Segundo, California 90245
 
After the meeting, join the select committee for dinner at the Proud Bird Restaurant.

If you have any questions about the long-range planning meeting or to RSVP for the meeting and dinner at the Proud Bird Restaurant, contact Paul Moritz at 909/396-0289, ext. 112, or e-mail paulm@sema.org.

For information about SCC, visit www.sema.org/scc or contact Paul Moritz at paulm@sema.org.

Automotive Restoration Market Organization (ARMO)

For more information about ARMO, visit www.sema.org/armo or contact Jan Desma at jand@sema.org.

Hot Rod Industry Alliance (HRIA)
HRIA Seminar Workshop Lineup for the Hotrod & Restoration Trade Show

Located in the Indiana Convention Center on Thursday, February 28, 2008, all SEMA members are encouraged to participate in the workshops at the Hotrod & Restoration Trade Show that focus on product use, tips and techniques. Click here to access additional information and a registration form, or contact Jan Desma (jand@sema.org) at 909/396-0289, ext. 134.

For more information about HRIA, visit www.sema.org/hria or contact Jan Desma at jand@sema.org.

Truck and Off-Road Alliance (TORA)

Build Hype for Your New Product
TORA members exhibiting at the 2008 SEMA Spring Expo or SEMA OFFROAD are encouraged to enter their products into the council's New Product Awards competition.

The award competition provides exhibitors with an excellent opportunity to introduce new products. To provide more exposure for TORA-member products, this year's award competition was incorporated into the SEMA Spring Expo/SEMA OFFROAD New Products Showcase. The awards will be presented during the TORA/PRO Industry Awards Reception on Friday, February 8.

For complete details on the award competition, including judging, product categories and criteria, click here. Ready to enter your new product? Click here.  The SEMA Spring Expo and SEMA OFFROAD are set for February 8 and 9 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis. For show details, visit www.semaspringexpo.com or www.semaoffroad.com.

For information about TORA, visit www.sema.org/TORA or contact Jim Skelly at jimsk@sema.org.

Manufacturers' Rep Council (MRC)

For information about MRC, visit www.sema.org/mrc or contact Jan Desma at jand@sema.org.

Motorsports Parts Manufacturers Council (MPMC)

For information about MPMC, visit www.sema.org/mpmc contact Jim Skelly at jimsk@sema.org.

Professional Restylers Organization (PRO)

For information about PRO, visit www.sema.org/pro or contact Jim Skelly at jimsk@sema.org.

Wheel & Tire Council (WTC)

All members of the WTC are invited to join the WTC Select Committee at the council’s Open Long Range Planning Meeting. The details are:
 
When: Thursday, March 13, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Where: SEMA Headquarters – AAA Building, 1575 S. Valley Vista Dr., Diamond Bar, CA 91765
 
If you have any questions about the long-range planning meeting or to RSVP, contact Paul Moritz at 909/396-0289, ext. 112, or e-mail paulm@sema.org.

For information about WTC, visit www.sema.org/wtc or contact Paul Moritz at paulm@sema.org.

SEMA Businesswomen's Network (SBN)

SBN Members: If you are attending the MPMC Media Trade Conference, meet for cocktails and conversation around the pool table at the Embassy Suites’ Capistrano’s Lounge on Wednesday, January 23, 6:00–8:00 p.m. The MPMC Media Trade Conference is held at the Embassy Suites Hotel – Los Angeles International Airport – South, 1440 East Imperial Avenue, El Segundo, California 90245. For more information on the mixer, contact Paul Moritz at 909/396-0289, ext. 112 or e-mail paulm@sema.org.

For information about SBN, visit www.sema.org/sbn or contact Paul Moritz at paulm@sema.org.

Young Executives Network (YEN)

YEN Members: If you are attending the MPMC Media Trade Conference, meet for cocktails and conversation around the pool table at the Embassy Suites’ Capistrano’s Lounge on Wednesday, January 23, 6:00–8:00 p.m. The MPMC Media Trade Conference is held at the Embassy Suites Hotel – Los Angeles International Airport – South, 1440 East Imperial Avenue, El Segundo, California 90245. For more information on the mixer, contact Paul Moritz at 909/396-0289, ext. 112 or e-mail paulm@sema.org.

For information about YEN, visit www.sema.org/yen or contact Paul Moritz at paulm@sema.org.