SEMA Member News—May/June 2012
Top Three Reasons To Join SPC
Street Performance Council—10-Year Anniversary
SPC provides special recognition to those members who have proven to be leaders in the industry and who have volunteered their personal and professional time to advance the market segment.
Educational Opportunities: Members of the Street Performance Council (SPC) have direct access to many powerful educational tools developed by the council to address the challenges, opportunities and trends of the street performance segment. Available through the SEMA Education Institute, these sessions have been archived for SPC members to access.
Networking: Throughout the year, the SPC offers one-on-one networking opportunities that provide members with the opportunity to speak with the top manufacturers, distributors, retailers and tuners in the street performance segment. The SPC provides the environment necessary to have the conversations that can facilitate the growth of members’ careers, companies and the industry. Council member are on the guest list for private SPC-sponsored events, industry-only receptions at the SEMA Show and virtual meetings held online using social networking sites.
Recognition: The SPC provides special recognition to those members who have proven to be tremendous leaders in the industry, while creating a forum for upcoming talent to share their opinions. Members are encouraged to write council- and industry-specific news pieces to be published and distributed to a targeted audience of more than 150,000 auto industry professionals through SEMA eNews. In addition, the SPC recognizes members who have volunteered their personal and professional time to the market segment with a range of prestigious industry awards at the annual SEMA Show.
January 23: SPC Long-Range Planning Meeting,Los Angeles, California
March 24: ARMO Education Seminar, Indianapolis, Indiana
September: PWA/SPC Educational Seminar,Phoenix, Arizona
November: SPC Reception and Awards, Las Vegas, Nevada
Visit www.SEMA.org/spc for updated calendar
SPC Member Testimonial
The Street Performance Council has long been a way for our NMRA and NMCA event series to connect with our street customers. SPC member benefits include their highly informative Business Technology Symposium and performance market analysis, which have helped our company hone in on future trends and technology and ultimately have generated increased sales for our business.
—Steve Wolcott, CEO, ProMedia LLC
Message From The Chair Of SPC
It is an honor to be able to help lead a dedicated group of enthusiasts and professionals who are part of something much greater than our individual companies. In 2012, look for the SPC to deliver valuable and tangible benefits to help our member companies make, distribute and promote street performance parts through progressive education, real-time consumer research and insightful industry analysis.
—Tyler Tanaka, Vice President, PostRelease
SPC Select Committee Testimonial
Any company or individual who claims to be an automotive enthusiast will thrive in the SPC. I feel that this is one of the most worthy and satisfying councils SEMA has to offer. If you are an action-oriented individual and would like to expand your networking status while
—Roger Tibbetts, National Account Manager,K&N Engineering Inc.