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SEMA Show Education: 9 Must-See Speakers

By Zane Clark

SEMA Education
The 2018 SEMA Show will feature nine must-see speakers hosting free educational seminars, providing attendees with professional development and training resources designed to help their businesses grow.

The 2018 SEMA Show, to be held October 30–November 2, in Las Vegas, will feature more than 100 free educational seminars, providing attendees with professional development and training resources designed to help their businesses grow. The following are nine must-see speakers and the seminars they will host:

Megan Alexander
Success in Careers

Alexander is a national news correspondent, author, speaker and actress. She can be seen every evening on the longest-running, top-rated syndicated national news magazine television show “Inside Edition.” She is known for her sense of humor and knack for putting people at ease while entertaining and informing the public.

Mike Michalowicz
Success in Business

By his 35th birthday, Michalowicz had founded and sold two multi-million-dollar companies and is now running his third million-dollar venture. He is a regular contributor to Entrepreneur magazine and American Express’ “Open Forum.” Michalowicz is the author of Profit First, Surge, The Pumpkin Plan and The Toilet Paper Entrepreneur.

Jessica Pettitt
Success in Diversity

Audiences are inspired to stand up and take action as Pettitt leads them down the path to understanding they are good enough to make the changes they seek. She will provide you a roadmap to roll up your sleeves, make space for real talk and develop reality-based plans for actual change.

Ramon Ray
Success in Technology

Ray is an entrepreneur, global speaker and bestselling author. There are a few core fundamentals that every business owner needs to implement in order to leverage technology as an asset to grow their business. Ray outlines 11 of the CORE fundamentals that business owners should understand and properly implement technology in their businesses.

Patti Wood
Success in Nonverbal Communications

Wood is an internationally known expert in nonverbal communication and creator of high-energy interactive programs filled with humor, cutting-edge information and valuable take-aways. The author of seven books, she speaks to Fortune 500 companies, associations and national TV shows.

Gene Marks
Success in Profit

Marks is president and CEO of The Marks Group and writes a daily column for the Washington Post on business and public policy. He also writes weekly for Forbes, Entrepreneur and Inc. Marks will help attendees better understand the trends affecting their businesses, and most importantly, the actions they should take to continue to grow and profit.

Robert Siciliano
Success in Security & Identity Theft

Siciliano works with both private and public businesses as the president and CEO of, and he teaches clients how to keep their money, privacy and data secure against acts of fraud, identity theft, corporate espionage and purposeful or accidental exposure of private information—all acts that cost companies billions nationwide.

Erin P. Bemis
Success in Digital Marketing

Bemis is an engagement marketing and strategic partnership expert. Her business focus is to educate and inspire small-business success in all things related to digital marketing. She promises that attendees will leave her session with simple, easy tips to immediately make their marketing better.

Dawn Brolin
Success in Accounting

Brolin is a certified fraud examiner, certified public accountant and managing member of Powerful Accounting LLC—a nationally recognized accounting, tax and consulting firm. She brings her entertaining style and rock-star energy to audiences. Brolin has been featured on MSNBC’s “Your Business” and shared her experience at national conferences, including Scaling New Heights, QBConnect, Profitcon and more.

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Contact SEMA’s Senior Director of Education Zane Clark for additional information.