Rich will be featured throughout the weekend at the Vintage Flatz Booth #11329
Visit Rich at the 3M Booth #12343
Nov 5th 11:30-12:30 pm
SEMA 2014 Panel
“99 Reasons Why Your Favorite Car Sucks” Everyone has an opinion on how to make it big in the world of Automotive competitions, programming and media. A panel of television and industry personalities will discuss the ups and downs of “making it big” in the competitive world of car building and entertainment. There will be no shortage of opinions, advice and valuable life lessons from this panel of experts. Audience participation is accepted and encouraged.”
Owner, Kindig It Design
Star of Bitchin’ Rides
For over 15 years, Dave Kindig has been creating spectacular works of art for the custom, classic and hot rod industry. As designer, builder, leader and celebrity, Dave has earned the respect and recognition of his peers. Now, the rest of the world gets to see his creations and hard work on the Velocity Channel.
Owner, Rich Evans Designs
Featured on Motor City Masters, Car Warriors, Chop Cut Rebuild
Rich Evans is a master fabricator and painter that has grown up in the car industry. His designs and builds are truly one of a kind, and have been featured in television and films. Rich has become a master builder of high tech custom cars, as well as understanding the marketing and branding of the industry.
Owner, Strange Motion Rod & Custom
Star of Search & Restore, Featured on Powerblock TV
With countless awards and recognitions under his belt, Tim Strange has operated a one-man shop for years. His vision of hot rods is unique and easily identifiable by hot rod fans. Tim has appeared on countless television programs, showcasing his own mixture of old school form and new technology. Tim can also be spotted as the face of Good Guys autocrosses across the country.
Owner, Garage Insider TV
Star of Car Fix and Ultimate Car Build Off, Muscle Car TV
After a decorated career in the U.S. Navy, Lou Santiago returned to his love of hot rods. He is a self-taught master mechanic and fabricator. His hard work and skills have been noticed by multiple television networks over the past ten years. Lou is passionate about education and has embarked on a project to build instructional videos for every level of hot rodder.
Panel Host: Eric Saltrick
Host of Dream Ridez TV
If one thing does not fit on this panel, it’s the host. Eric Saltrick is an industry insider that has worked with a variety of car builders, celebrities and personalities to promote the custom car and hot rodding industry. He currently hosts the television show, Dream Ridez, visiting cars shows across the country and interviewing his friends – including the car guys on the panel.