SEMA News—November 2020

SEMA Business Resource Guide

Business Guide

As a trade association, SEMA’s goal is to help aftermarket businesses of all types and sizes succeed and prosper. The following pages contain the names and brief contact information consistent with privacy considerations for SEMA-member companies as of August 20, 2020. This “SEMA Business Resource Guide” contains listings and company descriptions for SEMA-member companies that provide services in our industry, such as agencies, consultants and manufacturers’ reps.

Accelerate Marketing Business Solutions
Charlotte G. O’Rourke
Marketing, digital and social media, event specialist with a passion for the automotive aftermarket and motorcycle industry. Specialties include digital media, social media, marketing, advertising, building relationships, customer relationship management and satisfaction, event management, user experience, business development, creative strategy, account management, partnerships, sponsorships and sales.

Action Sports Marketing
River Ridge, LA
Dave Ferrato
Consultant specializing in the motorsports and automotive performance markets.

Advertising Edge Inc.
Santee, CA
Donald Roe
Promotional products company with services that include custom race and pit crew uniform shirts, sublimation shirts, custom printed or embroidered T-shirts, jackets, sweatshirts, hats, custom collectible or logo merchandise, patches, pins and decals.

a Graphic Advantage!
Riverside, CA
Talis Baltgalvis
Advertising/marketing agency offering graphic design, writing of sales copy, printing, website design, photography and account planning for the automotive industry.

Applied Innovations LLC
Easley, SC
Matt Lake
Advertising and marketing agency specializing in product development for light trucks and accessories.

Aragorn Advertising LLC
Highland, MI

Michael Mulholland
Advertising agency providing media relations, product photography, ad design, PR, branding, co-op program management, web design and integration, installation videos and tradeshow development.

A Six Marketing
Sioux City, IA
Binh Vuong
We specialize in vehicle wraps for marketing your business.

Austin Hatcher Foundation for Pediatric Cancer
Chattanooga, TN
Jim Osborn
Marketing agency and a 501(c)(3) organization that raises monies and awareness through motorsports for children with cancer and their families.

Automotive Products Marketing
Visalia, CA
Alvin Rocha
National sales and marketing agency for racing and performance products.

Barolin & Spencer Inc.
Voorhees, NJ
Susan Spencer
Full-service automotive marketing agency providing marketing consultation, advertising, public relations, website, interactive, literature, packaging, merchandising, market research and brand development.

BFM Group
Lake St. Louis, MO
Megan Roberts
BFM creates and executes marketing programs for tire manufacturers, tire wholesalers, tire and service retail chains, tire dealers and direct consumers. By partnering up with our customers we become part of your team to help optimize your long-term sales and marketing goals. Our product lines consist of digital advertising, print marketing, video advertising, promotional products and apparel.

Big Tire Garage LLC
Spring Hill, TN
Ian Johnson
Big Tire Garage (BTG) is a custom vehicle builder and marketing company that specializes in high-profile builds. BTG also provides the marketing exposure to maximize the impact of the build, including dedicated show tours, magazine photo shoots, online exposure and social-media integration.

Bill Moeller & Associates
West Hills, CA
Bill Moeller
Marketing, advertising and public relations agency, consultant and special services to the industry. Producer member of International Show Car Association (ISCA).

Blacktop Media Network
Orange, CA
Tony Colombini
The Blacktop Media Network is a media/publishing company which provides creative design and strategic marketing to the automotive aftermarket. Our properties include Blacktop Branding, Blacktop Magazine and Blacktop Depot, a vintage auto/cycle memorabilia store.

Blue C Communications
Costa Mesa, CA
Eric Morley
Automotive aftermarket advertising. Sales promotion and integrated marketing communications company.

Bower Motorsports Media
Mesa, AZ
Charlene Bower
Bower Media writes PR, takes pictures, produces videos, builds websites, tracks race teams, promotes events, a leader in social media and is successful at executing events. We work for companies, event promoters and racers. We provide free calendar and RSS feed services. Parent company to Race Team Store, Shirt & Swag Club, Shirt & Bling Club, Bower Media Promo Gifts, Offroad Newswire and more.

Brake Performance
Chatsworth, CA
Andrew Alex

Brent Riley & Associates
Yorba Linda, CA
Brent Riley
Aftermarket automotive consulting agency, specializing in marketing, public relations, product development and strategic planning. Executive management assistance in corporate development, operations and human resources.

Business Forms Etc.
Los Alamitos, CA
John Cameron
Advertising/marketing agency providing print, packaging and promotions to companies in the automotive industry.

The Buzz Maker Public Relations
Massillon, OH
Tracy Teuscher, APR
Award-winning public relations, consulting and branding firm that’s contributed to the success of more than 20 leading aftermarket brands including nonprofits. Founder is accredited in public relations, and an industry consultant and a national speaker.

Carmmunity Inc.
Minneapolis, MN
Daniel Balto
Carmmunity is driving the automotive community together using state-of-the-art software while building a massive social-media following.
Ventura, CA
Tomm Scalera
Website providing the complete, comprehensive and up-to-date listings of car shows and motorsports events for car enthusiasts nationwide. Includes event listings for cars, motorcycles, boats, planes and motorsports of all kinds, as well as automotive-enthusiast news, editorial features and car club resources. place for information on every car event—everywhere.

Carsino Resort & Spa LLC
Niwot, CO
Brad Snedeker
Carsino Resort & Spa LLC is a merchandising/marketing firm with a focus on live entertainment settled in a brick-and-mortar facility. A Las Vegas location that allows gaming. A 25,000-sq.-ft. IMAX theater specially designed for all types of restorations. Additional 100,000 sq. ft. for gaming and hotel rooms.

Charge LLC
Indianapolis, IN
Ken Ungar
We are a full-service sports and entertainment marketing agency specializing in the auto industry and motorsports.

Chrome Domz
Fond du Lac, WI
Rich Johnson
We create, from start to finish, mirror-polished, embossed, stainless-steel wall decor featuring both mainstream and niche brands. Great for home or garage, but also for the expansion of business image and branding. Everything we make is custom-designed, hand-built, packaged and shipped at our Wisconsin facility.

Clarity Research LLC
Johnson City, TN
Mike Curtis
Marketing research company specializing in event-based surveys, new-product development and customer satisfaction studies among consumers in the automotive and powersports industries.

Colf Creative Resources
Akron, NY
S. Kellie Colf
Web design and maintenance; services ranging from hot rodding your existing presence to complete web builds, SEO, SEM, PR and advertising, sales and marketing consulting, complete project vehicle services, including consulting, coordination and building, events management and staffing. Exclusively serving the automotive aftermarket. We only speak car.

Communica Inc.
Troy, MI
David Kanarowski
Advertising and marketing agency specializing in automotive product branding and sales promotions.

Connexions Sports and Entertainment Inc.
San Marcos, CA
Bob Walker

CP Sales & Marketing
Reno, NV
Carmen Price
Sales and marketing along with advertising sales into industry magazines.

Crown Connect
San Bernardino, CA
Denny Shorett
Advertising, marketing and commercial printing company, specializing in Mac- and PC-compatible electronic pre-press with design and layout capabilities, ads, corporate mail, catalogs, calendars, brochures, large format (banners, signs, etc.) and in-house mailing capabilities.

Cubic Inch Studios
Plain City, OH
Chris Baker
With decades of experience in the automotive restoration and performance industries, Cubic Inch Studios is not your average agency. We are able to offer our clients an experience that other agencies just don’t have. We can talk your language and we understand the industry.

Dave Bowman Enterprises
Lutz, FL
David Bowman
Advertising agency specializing in television production and motorsports marketing.

Dave Wolin Inc.
Bakersfield, CA
David Wolin
Advertising, public relations, sales promotion, website development and marketing services to the high-performance and racing industries.

David Bellm
North Riverside, IL
David Bellm
Expert writing services for automotive marketers, including press releases, catalogs, websites, brochures, ads, newsletters, articles and more.

DCi, an ARI Company
Urbandale, IA
Brad Karstens
DCi has set the standards in electronic cataloging for the SEMA market for 15 years, and powers, the industry’s largest online electronic catalog. DCi provides full-service electronic cataloging for manufacturers and every distribution channel, turnkey e-commerce websites with robust parts lookup, and enables its customers to be included in a large industry sales network.

Designs of All Kinds
Vancouver, WA
Mike Hertz
Designs of All Kinds also can handle trade-show signs and display systems, wall graphics, window or door vinyl lettering graphics and signs, retail signs or education signage as well.

Digital Throttle LLC
Incline Village, NV
Bryan Robb
Advertising firm and vertical online ad network providing online advertising through independent automotive and motorcycle websites targeting enthusiasts seeking to customize, restore, repair and race their vehicles.

Douglas USA Agency LLC
Columbus, MS
Marion Kilarski
Douglas USA specializes in raising the visibility of automotive components, electronics and technology, industrial services, professional practices, and the most complex intangible and tangible products and services.

DS Media LLC/DS Media Relations
Corona, CA
Dan Sanchez
A high-performance agency specializing in public relations, targeted online advertising and marketing, content marketing campaigns, social-media management, professional video, editorial services and consulting for the automotive industry.

Bay Village, OH
Dan Davis
PR/marketing company that works in the tire, motorcycle and automotive industries.

EKKO Media Inc.
Corona, CA
Aaron DeWitt
Marketing and web-development agency specializing in e-commerce and digital marketing solutions.

The Elliott Group
Matthews, NC
George Elliott
Consultants for internet development, television, public relations, motorsports sponsorship management and hospitality programs. Mediation services for Alternative Dispute Resolution for business issues in the related fields to our SEMA industry.

EMK Marketing
Yorba Linda, CA
Ellen McKoy
Agency focused on marketing, public relations and editorial solutions, specializing in press releases, feature articles, technical writing, special-event planning, and promotional and marketing campaigns.

Epic Marketing
La Verne, CA
Jerry Cabrinha
Advertising and marketing support for Goodyear and other tire retailers nationally. Print and digital ad design and production, direct mail, marriage mail, signage and point-of-purchase materials.

Epoc Design Group
Rockwall, TX
Cope Kessler
We are a marketing and design firm. Services include creating marketing strategies for clients, print collateral design and printing, merchandise design and manufacturing, graphic design, photography/video, packaging design, etc.

Ernst Media
Tacoma, WA
Evan Ernst
An award-winning boutique digital marketing agency specializing in paid ads management, social-media marketing, SEO, and influencer marketing. Google Ads and Facebook Ads certified.

Exhibits On Time LLC
Mesa, AZ
Van Curry
The design, manufacture and installation of showrooms, lobbies and event displays.

Extend Group
Evansville, IN
Shawn Collins
Extend Performance is an online marketing expert geared toward triggering fast and effective results for our clients in the automotive and performance aftermarket industries. Extend Performance has a wealth of resources at its disposal to help you reach your business and marketing goals.

External Combustion
Birmingham, MI
248 705 4294
Larry Erickson
Marketing focused on automotive enthusiasm, insight and people.

Family Customs
Valencia, CA
Nick Lopez
Award-winning designs, specializing in functional and automotive design. Multiple design segments, design for imports, off-road and American muscle scenes. Consistent growth strategies. Committed to expanding reach and increasing visibility; marketing specialists experienced in grassroots marketing for your business.

Feyer Marketing
Lansing, MI
Ryan Feyer
Specializing in digital marketing that helps automotive aftermarket brands create consumer demand.

Gasser Wars Magazine Ltd.
Snohomish, WA
Philip Morris
Marketing agency specializing in commercial printing, design and publishers and editors of Gasser Wars Magazine Ltd.

Gearhead Web
Buford, GA
Ethan Smith
The MFC Agency is a full-service creative marketing agency that focuses on producing results for fired-up, passionate and creatively fueled brands in the music, food and car industries. MFC was founded by lifelong musician, chicken-wing fanatic and gearhead, Ethan Smith.

Good Communications Inc.
West Point, CA
Dave Wallace
Advertising agency, public relations firm and publishing company founded by Dave Wallace Jr. Editorial and photographic bylines dating from 1964–present.

Gridlife LLC
Chicago, IL
Chris Stewart
GRIDLIFE is a motorsports event platform with the specific goal of amplifying automotive enthusiasm through experiences that bring the car-curious closer to motorsports. We produce racing events, festivals, digital experiences and content.

Gunpowder Inc.
Delafield, WI
Ryan Chuckel
Gunpowder is a marketing communications team liberated from the confines of a traditional agency. We are agile by design value—driven and focused on automotive performance brands. With our entrepreneurial approach and blue-collar work ethic. Gunpowder ignites action for the brands we represent professionally and use personally.

Handshake Marketing
Santa Paula, CA
Larry Brogdin
Handshakers is a marketing resource that uses both modern and classic techniques to train and empower employees to attract, develop and retain customers. From basic customer services training, ethics and security to advanced trade-show marketing, techniques are available as needed or as an ongoing educational program resource.

Hedges & Company
Hudson, OH
Jon Hedges
A full-service digital marketing agency serving the automotive aftermarket, motorsports and powersports industries. Internet marketing services include SEO and paid search, market research, e-mail marketing, enthusiast car and truck mailing lists and vehicle registration data. Google Partner agency and ChannelAdvisor agency partner. Contact us for a free evaluation of your current online marketing.

Holeshot Brandworks
Sherwood Park, AB CANADA
Dennis Michael
Holeshot Brandworks is a visual communications company specializing in branding and identity services. Our focus is on helping automotive-industry-related companies achieve visual success through effective visual communications. We help new and existing companies build/rebuild their branding and marketing materials so it speaks to their target markets clearly.

Holland Communications Inc.
Northridge, CA
Bill Holland
Full-service advertising and public relations agency with 30-plus years industry experience. Complete in-house graphics, web development, TV/video and project shop, plus trade show and mobile display services.

IBP Media
Westlake Village, CA
Dan Weikel
IBP represents transportation brands in the land, sea and air. The firm also works in travel, home, fashion, energy, security, motorsports and gaming.

Icon Internet Media Inc.
Anaheim Hills, CA
Scott Johnson
Marketing agency specializing in vehicle photography and graphic design for the automotive industry.

IGNITION Marketing Group
Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Robert Chew
Boutique marketing agency located in Los Angeles, specializing in automotive. Services include creative services such as photography and videography as well as digital marketing and analysis.

Los Angeles, CA
Breanna Buhr
Public relations agency serving the automotive industry with media relations, event planning, press conferences and research, representing auto aftermarket companies and OEMs.

IMR Inc.
Naperville, IL
Bill Thompson
Marketing agency specializing in syndicated and custom market research for automotive accessories, product planning and parts.

In Focus Performance Marketing
Lafayette, IN
Jonathan Light
Building brands, and increasing sales for clients in the automotive and powersports industries since 2001. Services include strategic marketing plans, digital marketing, content development, social media, media relations and PR, advertising, website development, copy writing, graphic design, and more. Strong understanding of the performance, accessory, racing, replacement-part and OEM markets.

Inplace Marketing
Tampa, FL
Brittany Winebrenner
InPlace Marketing is a full-service marketing and video production company. InPlace Marketing produces “Guys Off Road,” a web series featuring automotive aftermarket products for Jeeps, trucks, ATVs and UTVS.

Jackson Marketing, Motorsports & Events
Simpsonville, SC
Todd Steen
Fully integrated marketing and event agency that has helped BMW, Michelin, BFGoodrich Tires, NAPA Filters, AEM Performance and Sage Automotive Interiors create and tell their stories to customers, influencers and consumers.

Jacquot Media Services
Dexter, MI
Tanya Jacquot
Advertising/marketing agency providing public and media relations consulting, including press-release writing and distribution, copy writing, editing, video script writing, catalog and brochure text and product-placement services.

St. Louis, MO
Steve Randa
Jajo is an integrated marketing solutions agency in St. Louis, Missouri. Serving a diverse industry roster, we provide exceptional brand strategy and digital-marketing execution for clientele who desire to be the irreplaceable brand for their customers. We build believers.

Jo Coddington
Thousand Palms, CA
Jo Coddington
Spokesperson, product testing, product placement, consulting and marketing aftermarket products and services, brand awareness, development of motorsports and aftermarket applications.

John Toca LLC
Chicago, IL
John Toca
Toca Series works on a global level with a variety of individuals and organizations, ranging from local tuners to some of the world’s largest auto manufacturers. We design, we create, we innovate.

J.R. Thompson Co.
Farmington Hills, MI
Christine Soper-neill
Marketing communications firm specializing in motorsports and automotive aftermarket marketing. Services include marketing-program development, website construction, sales promotion, event marketing, public relations, graphic design and creative services.

Kahn Media Inc.
Moorpark, CA
Dan Kahn
Public relations and marketing agency specializing in media relations, digital media production and social-media marketing for the automotive aftermarket.

Chicago, IL
Ernest Naylor
Karrot helps companies drive engagement, loyalty and relevance to their key audiences. These audiences can be their employees, channel partners and consumers. We help companies successfully motivate behavior and drive relationships that flourish. Our insights help build and inspire programs that engage and drive an audience to a desired behavior and impact bottom-line success.

Keplinger Designs Inc.
Marietta, GA
Keith Keplinger
Advertising agency.

Kermish-Geylin Public Relations Inc.
Chatham, MA
Michael Geylin
Public-relations firm specializing in automotive OEM, supplier and motorsports categories.

Kies Motorsports LLC
Hammonton, NJ
Bryan Kiefer
We’re a BMW specialty company that provides the best in BMW retrofits, performance upgrades and retrofits. We have three main areas of focus, which include media, parts sales and professional installations.

Knott Design
San Diego, CA
Jim Knott
Marketing and advertising solutions for the motorsports industry. We specialize in business cards, flyers, postcards, tradeshow products, booth signage, rigid foam-board signs, banners, banner stands, tear-off cards and more. If you are a small business with a limited budget, we can help. Check out our website for more information.

Kolab Agency
Newport Beach, CA
Bob Apodaca
We consider ourselves a boutique marketing agency, that handles all aspects of our clients’ needs from print/web design to on-site activation and social media.

Kroll Direct Marketing Inc.
Wellington, FL
Leland Kroll
Direct marketing agency that specializes in the automotive owner and enthusiast marketplace. We have a VIN database with more than 156 million owners offering e-mail addresses and phone numbers on a majority of the names. We can also generate ancillary revenue for you from our marketing of your customer database. Call us to find out how we can monetize your data.

Kwan International Marketing & Media
Las Vegas, NV
Christina Kwan
Kwan International, located at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, is a cutting-edge marketing company that creates and implements branding and media strategies that propel a company, its brand and products to a new level of awareness and exposure. A member of the press and writing for outlets such as MSNBC and Yahoo, Kwan International effectively engages the media through compelling storytelling.

Kyle Chura Associates
Milford, MI
Kyle Chura
Advertising and marketing agency, specializing in motorsports press relations, graphic design, marketing and special events.

Lang Marketing Resources Inc.
Fort Wayne, IN
James Lang
Marketing, management consulting and research.

LeachCo LLC
Dayton, TN
David Leach
Advertising/marketing agency representing aftermarket companies to the media and general public.

Licensing Matters Global
Los Angeles, CA
Mark Edridge
Licensing agent representing brands in the automotive arena. Seeking partnerships with SEMA members interested in leveraging the value in our clients’ brands.

Lil’ Fat Monkey Enterprises LLC
Newport Beach, CA
Gregg Butler
Advertising and marketing agency that designs educational and entertainment products for the automotive enthusiast, hot rodder and fabricator for print, TV and the web.

Lin’s Marketing and Design
Conway, AR
Bryan Lin
Marketing: photography, graphic design, renderings, build management and catalog design.

List Media Inc.
Chagrin Falls, OH
Robert Hicks
List Media a database-technology company responsible for the creation and development of, Adsocial and web.

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