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PRO SELECT COMMITTEE NOMINATIONS DUE MARCH 21 AND OTHER COUNCIL AND COMMITTEE NEWS

Time Running Out for Nominations
There is no better opportunity to have an impact on the future of the restyling industry than to serve a term on the PRO Select Committee. There are eight seats open on the 17-member committee this year, but time is running out to submit your nomination. Any PRO member is eligible to run in the election.
    If you know someone who has the time, the dedication and the passion to volunteer on behalf of the restyling industry, submit a nomination right away. If you meet these qualifications yourself, don’t wait for someone else to nominate you, nominate yourself!  But hurry!  The deadline for Select Committee nominations is Friday, March 21. Nomination forms and criteria are availabe at www.sema.org/pro. Make your voice heard!

Mark Your Calendar!
All members of PRO are invited to join the PRO Select Committee at the annual open Project Planning Meeting.

When: Thursday and Friday, June 12–13, 2008
Where: Crowne Plaza Hotel, Detroit, Michigan

While an agenda is not yet finalized, the open meeting typically runs from 11:00 a.m.–5 p.m. on Thursday, and from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. on Friday. Stay tuned to the PRO website at www.sema.org/pro for more details, but mark your calendar now!

PRO Column in SEMA Member News
Read PRO's column featured in the March/April issue of SEMA Member News by clicking here.

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

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ARMO Members Invited to Participate in Free New Products Showcase
ARMO-member companies are invited to participate in the 11th annual New Products Showcase being held in conjunction with Spring Carlisle, April 23–27. Be sure to take advantage of this fantastic opportunity to introduce your creative and innovative products to the industry and enthusiasts. 

All ARMO-member companies are eligible to participate for free. There will be two categories for products: Best New Original Restoration Product of the Year and Best Restomod Product of the Year. The winning products and companies will be honored at the ARMO Industry Awards Reception during the 2008 SEMA Show. For an entry form, click here. All entry forms must be received by SEMA no later than Wednesday, April 16, 2008.  

ARMO Column in SEMA Member News
Read ARMO's column featured in the March/April issue of SEMA Member News by clicking here.

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

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HRIA Column in SEMA Member News
Read HRIA's column featured in the March/April issue of SEMA Member News by clicking here.

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

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TORA Column in SEMA Member News

Read TORA's column featured in the March/April issue of SEMA Member News by clicking here.

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

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MRC Column in SEMA Member News
Read MRC's column featured in the March/April issue of SEMA Member News by clicking here.

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

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2009 Media Trade Conference News
MPMC members are encouraged to look for a “Save the Date” reminder postcard some time in early April. Exhibitor applications for the 2009 MPMC Media Trade Conference are scheduled to be mailed out in mid-June. In the meantime, stay tuned to the MPMC website at www.sema.org/mpmc for the latest updates.

MPMC Column in SEMA Member News
Read MPMC's column featured in the March/April issue of SEMA Member News by clicking here.

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

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SCC Column in SEMA Member News
Read SCC's column featured in the March/April issue of SEMA Member News by clicking here.

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

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WTC Column in SEMA Member News
Read WTC's column featured in the March/April issue of SEMA Member News by clicking here.

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

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Speed Networking Breakfast Powered by SBN
Check out this video of SBN members in action during the valuable Speed Networking Breakfast—Powered by SBN held annually at the SEMA Show. Check out the video by clicking here.  

SBN Column in SEMA Member News
Read SBN's column featured in the March/April issue of SEMA Member News by clicking here.

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

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Join YEN
Did you know that the SEMA Young Executives Network has over 500 members networking in the industry and is the largest SEMA committee? If you are employed by a SEMA-member company and are under the age of 39, then you can join the SEMA Young Executives Network for FREE. If you are interested in becoming part of the team, please visit our website at www.sema.org/yen.

YEN Member of the Month Spotlight
Did you know that YEN has a Member of the Month Spotlight on the SEMA website and that anyone can be nominated? To view previous selections or to make a nomination, visit www.sema.org/yen

YEN Column in SEMA Member News
Read YEN's column featured in the March/April issue of SEMA Member News by clicking here.

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