Michael “Chris” Douglas

Hometown: Jackson, TN

Current Residence: Southaven, MS

Age: 46

Current Position:
Chief Commercial Officer
Edelbrock Group
8649 Hacks Cross Road
Olive Branch, MS  38654

SEMA Experience:

  • Member of SEMA YEN Since 2005
  • Annual SEMA Show Attendee
  • Annual SEMA MPMC Conference Attendee
  • SEMA National Education Conference 2007
  • SEMA YEN Member Of The Month, March 2010
  • SEMA YEN Select Committee Member, 2010 – 2012
  • SEMA YEN Young Executive Of The Year, 2012
  • SEMA MPMC Select Committee Member, 2012 – Current
  • SEMA Special Committee On Councils, 2012 – Current
  • SEMA “35 Under 35” Recipient, 2012
  • SEMA Gen III Innovator Award Finalist, 2012
  • SEMA MPMC Chairman’s Service Award, 2014
  • SEMA MPMC Select Committee Chair-Elect, 2014-2016
  • SEMA Middle East Business Development Ambassador, 2016
  • SEMA Board of Directors, 2016-2019 (1st Term)
  • SEMA Board of Directors, 2019-2022 (2nd Term)

Career Summary:

I grew up in this industry, and it has shaped the person I am today. From a successful career as a professional racer to earning a BA in Marketing, the business of motorsports has been my lifelong focus.

My current position as Chief Commercial Officer for the Edelbrock Group involves leading hundreds of team members, financial guidance and responsibility for some of the most iconic brands in the aftermarket.

1985-2003, Professional Race Car Driver (Karts, ASA, ARCA & NASCAR)
2000-2002, Operations Director, Race-On Performance Driving School
2003-2017, VP of Marketing, COMP Cams
2015-2018, Partner/COO, Xceleration Media
2017-2020, COO, COMP Performance Group
2020-Present, CCO, Edelbrock Group

Hobbies: Motorsports, Youth Soccer, Fishing & Anything Outdoors