Doug Lane, flanked by SEMA President Chris Kersting (left) and SEMA Chairman Scooter Brothers, accepts the award for 2011 SEMA WD of the Year for Motor State Distributing.
The finalists have been announced for two of SEMA's prestigious industry awards—the SEMA Rep Agency of the Year and the SEMA WD of the Year. These awards—along with the SEMA Person of the Year Award and the newly created SEMA Gen-3 Innovator Award—will be presented during the SEMA Industry Awards Banquet at the 2012 SEMA Show.
2012 SEMA Rep Agency of the Year Finalists
The SEMA Rep Agency of the Year Award honors an manufacturers' rep agency for its contribution to the industry for the past 12 months (corresponding with the SEMA fiscal year). Criteria for the award includes product-line knowledge, communication of critical information between supplier and the client network, updated catalogs, databases and price sheets, and maintains continuous training and education programs. Congratulations to the following finalists:
2012 SEMA WD of the Year Finalists
The SEMA WD of the Year Award was established to honor a warehouse distributor for outstanding contributions to the industry for the past 12 months (corresponding with the SEMA fiscal year). Criteria for the award includes working with jobbers for sales training and support programs, prompt distribution of catalogs, price sheets and collateral materials, services resellers in a timely manner by maintaining proper inventory, and regularly pays bills in a timely manner. Congratulations to the following finalists:
The SEMA Industry Awards Banquet takes places Thursday, November 1, at the Las Vegas Hotel, beginning at 6:00 p.m. with a cocktail reception. Complete information on the SEMA Industry Awards Banquet is available online.
Visit www.SEMAShow.com for the latest Show information and to register for the 2012 SEMA Show.