See Some of the Hottest Custom Concept and
Performance Cars That Will Be On Display at the Show
Plus James Bell from GM Talks about Rubbing Elbows With NASCAR Royalty Jeff Gordon, Ron Fellows and Ricky Carmichael at the Star Studded Chevy Party
The Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show is undoubtedly one of the coolest, hippest and cutting edge events of the auto industry. Filled with the hottest accessories and latest automotive innovations, this is the place to get the info on what will be hot on the highway next year. SEMA also draws the industry’s brightest minds – some of the racing industry’s most popular drivers to one place, the Las Vegas Convention Center, where they certainly have a roaring good time!
In interviews on Tuesday, November 5, 2013, James Bell will be giving everyone a sneak peak at some of the items being unveiled and fill us in on the details from the big party at the Palazzo Hotel the night before where racecars drivers like Jeff Gordon, Ron Fellows, Ricky Carmichael and others celebrities were on hand to kick off the auto industry’s fashion week.
In this case, what happens in Vegas, doesn’t stay in Vegas – it’s bound for every street and highway in the US and beyond. More information is available at media.gm.com
• Why is SEMA such an exciting show?
• What goes on there behind the scenes?
• Who did you see at last night’s party?
• What’s hot for the coming year?
About the Talent:
James Bell, Head of Consumer Affairs, General Motors
With over 16 years of experience, James Bell is a nationally recognized and authoritative resource within the automotive industry. During his tenure, James has diligently analyzed and effectively communicated automotive data and research to multiple constituencies, including the national and international media, automotive manufacturers, dealers, and the every-day car shopper. His multifaceted experience has led to a unique perspective on the industry that easily crosses over the boundaries between the general consumer and passionate enthusiast. Prior to joining GM, James was Vice President of Corporate Communications and Executive Market Analyst for Kelley Blue Book. In this role, he was charged with promoting the KBB.com brand and driving traffic to its award-winning Web site. Bell also oversaw the company’s consumer communication efforts through social media and viral marketing platforms. In addition, he served as the company’s chief spokesperson with the media and has been featured on national television news shows on CNN, Fox News, CBS, NBC, national and local talk radio, as well as within the pages of both respected newspapers and automotive trade publications. James also served on the board of directors for the Motor Press Guild in Los Angeles and was President of this revered organization, the largest of its kind in the U.S., in 2010 and 2011. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Broadcast Communications and Political Science from California State University.