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.

Millennials, Sales Secrets and Leadership at NTP-STAG Expo

Thu Oct 10, 2019
Author: RV News Staff

157065787965895.jpgNTP-STAG strengthens the educational offerings at its Expo 2020 with the addition of three renowned speakers to the program.

The annual dealer program adds to its traditional RV University and Professional Retail Organization programs with a speaker lineup providing compelling, impactful, results-driven content.

The NTP-STAG Expo 2020 is scheduled for Jan. 13-14, at the Gaylord Texan, in Grapevine, Texas.

In an article last month in RV News, the annual dealer event is seen as “a way to show our href= "http://www.rvnews.com/article.php?id=10145" target=blank>appreciation to our customers,” NTP-STAG Director of Communications John Spalding said.

For the past ten years, the NTP-STAG business development seminar series has provided live and web-based continuing education courses at no charge for RV professionals.

The updated education series is launched each year at The Expo. Add-on webinars are included quarterly with courses on store readiness, customer and team relationship management, e-commerce and salesmanship.

The PRO education series includes “more than 60 industry critical online courses available to professionals of all skill levels to review at their convenience, NTP-STAG President Bill Rogers says.

“Retail organizations seeking a convenient way to stay abreast of the latest retail trends and best practices benefit from the program with improved profitability,” he says.

RV University Expo 2020 Speakers

• Dr. Sardek Love, CEO of Sardek Love International. Dr. Love delivers inspirational and educational programs for companies and government agencies. He brings real-life experiences and powerfully captivating stories to his presentation called Pow vs. Wow: No-Cost Secrets for Generating Increased Sales and Repeat Customers.

• Dr. Mary Kelly is an economist, best-selling author and keynote speaker on leadership, productivity, and business growth. A graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, she spent 21 years on active duty, achieving the rank of Commander. Kelly’s program for Expo 2020 is called Leading for Profit Growth.

• Gabrielle Bosché is known as America's Millennial expert. She is a best-selling author, TEDx presenter and international keynote speaker. Her employee retention and engagement strategies have been provided for presidential campaigns, Fortune 500 CEOs and top military leaders. Bosché is Founder and President of The Millennial Solution, a training and consulting firm helping generations work better together. Her program for Expo 2020 is called Generational Leadership 2.0: How Your Age Determines How You Lead, Manage and Work.

To request an invitation to the NTP-STAG Expo 2020, complete the contact form on the event website here.