By Linda Spencer
The 2013 winners of the U.S. Department of Commerce Export Achievement Awards are Royal Purple, Stillwater/Kicker, Keystone, Gibson, Dee Zee, McSweeney Designs and Radflo.
The 2013 International Happy Hour marked the second year that the U.S. Department of Commerce used the SEMA Show as the venue to present U.S. Department of Commerce Export Achievement Awards to SEMA members who have made impressive gains in international sales.
Seven SEMA members received a Department of Commerce Export Award this year. The 2013 winners are Royal Purple, Stillwater/Kicker, Keystone, Gibson, Dee Zee, McSweeney Designs and Radflo.
On hand to present the awards to company representatives was U.S. Department of Commerce Deputy Assistant Secretary Chandra Brown. SEMA Chairman of the Board Nate Shelton was also part of the festivities to recognize the achievements of the seven companies.