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American Pickers’ Franz Fritz To Be Special Guest Speaker At AIMExpo
Frank Fritz, one half of History Channel’s popular television series “American Pickers” will be appearing at the inaugural American International Motorcycle Expo, hosting two exclusive presentation and meet & greet sessions. Fritz will be discussing the value of and his love for collectible and vintage motorcycles, as well as showcasing a portion of his personal collection on October 18-19 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla.
“Having someone as passionate and knowledgeable about motorcycles as Frank join us at AIMExpo will be a real pleasure for everyone,” said Kerry Graeber, Marketing Director, Marketplace Events Motorcycle Group. “Frank has an extensive knowledge of motorcycles, particularly vintage and collectable bikes, and will be able to provide the audience with some fun, helpful and unique insights on picking classics of their own.”
Following the presentations, Fritz will be available for a 30-minute meet & greet, question & answer and autograph session where fans and enthusiasts can dive deeper into Fritz’ experiences from the road.
“Motorcycles have been a part of my life since I was young,” said Fritz. “I grew up dreaming of these bikes, so when I come across something vintage it’s very exciting. I’m honored to be part of AIMExpo and look forward to sharing my stories and bikes with people who share my passion.”
Additionally, Fritz will be discussing the launch of his new book “How to Pick Collectible Motorcycles”. Fritz will share tips on how to find a collectible motorcycle, how to negotiate a good price and how to take care of your investment. This book is a must have for any serious fan of classic motorcycles.
Apart from Fritz’ appearance, AIMExpo is also excited to announce Warn Industries as the 350th exhibitor to the event, which runs from Oct. 16 – 20. With this latest signing, excitement for the inaugural event is growing day by day.
“It wasn’t that long ago that we were announcing our 250th exhibitor, which was a huge landmark for the inaugural show,” said Cinnamon Kernes, Show Director. “To realize that in a little over a month we’ve welcomed 100 additional companies to be a part of AIMExpo speaks volumes about how the industry has embraced the show’s vision.
Warn Industries is one of the most globally recognizable brands when it comes to vehicle performance enhancing equipment. Warn is best known for its full line of off-road equipment and accessories specifically designed to enhance the performance of four-wheel-drive vehicles, ATVs, and UTVs. Additionally, Warn’s Industrial Division markets electric and hydraulic winches and hoists to commercial, industrial, and severe duty customers, along with utility winches and hoists for professional trade workers and do-it-yourself consumers. The company’s product portfolio is rounded out with aftermarket bumpers, off-road lights, body armor, plow systems, four-wheel-drive hubs, and four-by-four fender flares to total in over 600 products for the automotive, powersports, industrial, and commercial industries.
For more information on the AIMExpo, visit AIMExpoUSA.com.