John Kraman, is the Mecum Auctions Director of Communications and company spokesman. He will be one of our Official EmCee's, helping with our Saturday morning Premier Unveilings, and also hosting several informative seminars. John will also be performing with his classic rock trio, Redline 7000, who will be performing Live at MCACN Saturday evening.
Arnie "The Farmer" Beswick
We are pleased to announce that Arnie "The Farmer" Beswick will be joining us Saturday and Sunday. With an incredible career spanning back near 70 years, Arnie has plenty of stories to share. Be sure to meet Arnie and pick up a copy of his new book, available at the show, which he will be signing along with author Dean Fait. And yes...he really is a farmer!
Having regularly provided content for many globally recognized publications, manufacturers, websites, blogs and a top secret list of celebrity and auto insiders, he understands the bond between cars and owners. JP will be hosting several unveilings Saturday morning and will be broadcasting live his nationally acclaimed podcast.
Cherielynn may be best known as a Car Builder on the A-Team on the hit show Overhaulin', with Chip Foose. She brings all of the car fab skills to the table, welding, fabricating, wiring and gauge restoration. She also is the proud owner of a company that specializes in Hydraulic clutch pedal kits, Malwood USA. And believe it or not, she has added to her extensive resume and it now includes Iowa State Representative. Cherielynn will be with us Saturday and Sunday.
Jim is known world-wide for his Pontiac Historical Services, but he also played a key role in COPO programs and the ZL1 "back in the day." Jim will host several seminars this year, and will also share some great stories about his personal experiences with many interesting personalities.