2019 RVIA Economic Impact Study

RVs Move America infographic

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.

Find the Value of a Dealership at RVDA Convention

Wed Oct 9, 2019
Author: RV News Staff

157063747482937.jpgDealers can learn the keys to increasing the value of their businesses at a Dealer and General Manager-track seminar at the RVDA Convention and Expo next month in Las Vegas.

Hosted by certified financial planner Brad Stanek, (pictured) the program is called Growing Value: Eight Drivers to Significantly Increase the Value of Your Business.

Stanek’s program is scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 14, at 3:15 p.m. during the convention at Caesars Palace on the Las Vegas Strip.

During this workshop, attendees will learn:
• Eight key value drivers and their impact a business’ value;
• Immediate actions to improve a company’s value driver scores;
• Key factors for obtaining future buyers.

Stanek is a Certified Financial Planner and Financial Advisor who provides financial planning and exit planning for business owners in the RV Industry.

Stanek and his team have partnered with RVDA to also offer the 2nd Opinion Process to help dealers find solutions to pressing financial concerns. The consultation is offered free to RVDA members.

The tracked education program includes seminars and workshops targeted for F&I, sales, social media/eMarketing/BDC, fixed operations, rental operations, and general management.

Download a copy of the convention education tracks and schedules from the convention website here.

Registration for the 2019 RVDA Convention and Expo is available online. RVDA has produced a list of 12 reasons why dealers and their staff should attend this year’s convention.

The convention is sponsored by RVDA, RVDA of Canada, and the Mike Molino RV Learning Center.