To gain the most from your trip to the SEMA Show, you must have a plan in place before hitting the floor. It’s important to be intentional about what you include in your agenda, and it’s never too early to start planning. Apart from doing business, many opportunities exist to connect with others in the industry and take the next step toward engagement in the association. Here are a few things that members will want to build into their schedules.
A key to developing a motivated team is growing the talent that’s already in the pool. The goal of the SEMA Education Institute (SEI) is to lead the industry by offering a variety of tools to help members continue learning throughout every stage of their career paths.
Supporting the association that represents the automotive specialty-equipment market is reason enough to join SEMA, but there are many additional reasons. Some are especially helpful to the retail segment, but wading through all the benefits SEMA offers can be overwhelming at times. For those who are wondering about the value, here are the top five reasons it pays for retailers to join the association.
SEMA Member News—March/April 2014
Five Reasons Why It Pays to Be a SEMA-Member Retailer
The second stop on the 2013 Town Hall tour is Bestop Inc. in Denver, Colorado. SEMA will be rounding up our local members and prospective members for an evening of networking and discussion.
Bestop Inc. was a wonderful way to end the 2013 SEMA Town Hall Meetings. 62 membesrs attended this event and had the opportunity to network with industry leaders and got the chance to discuss the industry during an open forum discussion. A few main topics were:
To kick off our 2013 Town Hall Tour, SEMA will be rounding up our local members and prospective members for an evening at Lund International in Atlanta, GA.
SEMA Town Hall Meeting in Atlanta, GA was a successful way to kick off the first of the SEMA Town Hall series for 2013. Around 98 members/non-members attended this event and had the opportunity to network with industry leaders and got the chance to discuss the industry during an open forum discussion. Main topic covered during the panel discussion:
SEMA has partnered with UPS to introduce a new member benefit that will help lower shipping and delivery costs. The new member benefit includes up to 34 percent off many package deliveries, more than 70 percent off Less than Truckload (LTL) freight, and special offers on other UPS business services such as parcel insurance, cargo finance loans, design and test labs and more.