By Ashley Reyes
SEMA's Professional Restylers Organization (PRO) has named Terry Payne, CEO of RDMBUILDS, as the council's newest spotlight volunteer. Get to know Payne and his passion for restyling in his interview with SEMA News below.
SEMA News: What inspired you to pursue a career in restyling?
RDMBUILDS CEO Terry Payne: The endless possibilities of creation to the automotive world.
SN: Why did you decide to volunteer for PRO?
TP: I wanted to be with the best and learn.
SN: What advice do you have for someone pursuing a career in the automotive aftermarket?
TP: Dream; don't follow the others and be unique.
SN: What is your dream vehicle? Where would we find you in it on any weekend?
TP: My dream vehicle is a Ford Cyclone GT. You would find me at a car show.
SN: What is the best advice you have ever received?
TP: From George Barris--dream your dream, not everybody else's.
SN: What keeps you in the industry?
TP: My commitment to be the best at it.
SN: Where can you be found on a Saturday?
TP: Usually at a car event with my wife.
Fill out a PRO member spotlight form to highlight how you or your company are contributing to the automotive restyling industry. Selected candidates are eligible to be featured on PRO's social media, SEMA News and future PRO-member updates.