SEMA eNews Vol. 18, No. 20, May 14, 2015

Meet the 2015 SEMA Launch Pad Host and Judges

By Kristen Fregoso

  Ron Coleman
Ron Coleman
Jessi Combs
Jessi Combs
Doug Evans
Doug Evans
  Wade Kawasaki
Wade Kawasaki
Myles Kovacs
Myles Kovacs
Read about the judges and their backgrounds on the Launch Pad website.

SEMA’s Young Executives Network (YEN) is presenting its third-annual SEMA Launch Pad competition, where the best and brightest entrepreneurs under 40 will have the opportunity to compete and present their business plans to some of the industry’s biggest influencers.

This year’s host is Dan Kahn, founder of Kahn Media, whose experience in the industry is both vast and inspiring. Kahn will be accompanied by returning judges Ron Coleman, president and CEO of COMP Performance Group; Jessi Combs, industry personality and entrepreneur; and Doug Evans, executive vice president, chief operating officer, Luken Communications LLC.

This year’s new judges include Wade Kawasaki, president/COO of Coker Group, and Myles Kovacs, president and co-founder of DUB Publishing Inc. To read more about the judges and their backgrounds, visit the Launch Pad website.

This event will give submitting entrepreneurs the opportunity to compete for spectacular prizes and expose their businesses to the judges, who have become titans in the industry. The 2015 SEMA Launch Pad Competition will be held November 4, 2015, at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Room N258 (North Hall, second floor).

For more information about this year’s competition, visit www.sema.org/launch-pad. Applications will be accepted until July 3, 2015.

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