By Zane Clark
The Northwood University International Auto Show (NUIAS) features exhibits from carmakers, including Ford and Chevrolet, all the way to luxury brands, such as Rolls Royce and Maserati.
Over the years, the Northwood University International Auto Show (NUIAS), held in Midland, Michigan, has grown in both size and reputation. There have been exhibits from carmakers, including Ford and Chevrolet, all the way to luxury brands, such as Rolls Royce and Maserati. The show has also attracted industry-leading speakers from across the board, from Carroll Shelby, the founder of Shelby America Inc., to Angus MacKenzie, editor-in-chief of Motor Trend magazine. In 2013, the show will honor its past 50 years as we go “Cruising Through the Golden Anniversary.”
Save the date(s) for this special event:
Friday, September 27, 2013—In recognition of NUIAS’ 50th year, SEMA President and CEO Chris Kersting will join a VIP panel of distinguished presenters, including:
- Reid Bigland, CEO, Ram Trucks, Chrysler
- Dick Garber, Northwood Alumnus and president of Garber Management Group, including Garber Dealer Group, Rightway Automotive and Gateway Financial
- Jean Jennings, president and editor of Automobile magazine
The VIP panel will feature a keynote address by Toyota North America CEO James (Jim) Lentz. Following Lentz’s address, SEMA will introduce renowned sales and motivational speaker Marc Wayshak, who will make a special presentation entitled “Championship Selling in the New Economy.”
To secure your seat for this special presentation, pre-register at SEMA Northwood.
This is a free event; no admission or parking fees. Event facts include:
- More than 65 manufacturers and 500 vehicles will be on display.
- Financed through support of alumni, friends, corporations and foundations.
- North America’s largest new-car outdoor auto show.
- 100% student run.
- Approximately 50,000 visitors from the local community and all parts of the country will be in attendance.
Friday, September 27, 2013,
12:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 28, 2013, 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Sunday, September 29, 2013, 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.