2019 RVIA Economic Impact Study

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RVs Move America Economic Impact Study was released June 3, 2019 at the RVIA annual meeting.

It revealed the RV industry has an overall economic impact on the US economy of $114 billion, supports nearly 600,000 jobs, with more than $32 billion in wages, and pays more than $12 billion in federal, state, and local taxes.

The announcement was made by Garry Enyart, RVIA chairman, and Onan/Cummins Director of Mobile Generator Sales & Coach Care.

For more information on the $114 billion total economic impact and what it includes, click here.

Damage Appraisers Expand Online Service

Wed Sep 11, 2019
Author: RV News Staff

156821923133301.pngIndependent damage appraisal firm Property Damage Appraisers, is launching its National Optimizer, a tool that allows the company to respond to even the most specialized request from across the country.

The National Optimizer finds the best appraiser for any assignment based on schedules and skillset and has them on site within 24 hours, says Tom Slimak, PDA’s executive director.

“The National Optimizer will further PDA’s ability to build on our industry-leading cycle times and appraisal services on a national scale,” Slimak says.

The Optimizer will leverage PDA’s coast-to-coast appraisers to find the ideal appraiser anywhere in the United States with the focus on both specialty and complex, heavy equipment, Slimak says.