DIAMOND BAR, Calif. — The deadline to submit nominations for the 2018 SEMA industry awards offered by the Specialty Equipment Market Association is July 13.
The SEMA industry awards are the highest honors the association bestows, SEMA said.
The awards are presented in five categories: manufacturer, person, rep/agency, warehouse distributor and Gen-III innovator of the year.
Winners will be honored on Nov. 1 at the SEMA Industry Awards banquet, scheduled for 7 to 10 p.m. at the Westgate Garden Patio & Paradise Event Center in Las Vegas.
The 2017 winners were:
- Person: John Johnson, Spartan Group L.L.C.;
- Manufacturer: MagnaFlow Exhaust Products;
- Rep Agency: Considine Sales & Marketing;
- WD: Meyer Distributing; and
- Gen-III Innovator: Pete Gonzales, Darkside Scientific, creators of LumiLor Light Emitting Coating