The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association commissioned an Economic Impact Study on the RV industry, released on June 7, 2016. The study found that the RV industry contributes about $49.7 billion in economic output or 0.28 percent of the Gross Domestic Product. Through its production and distribution linkages, the industry impacts firms in 426 of the 440 sectors of the United States economy.
Nationwide, the industry is responsible for 216,170 jobs, both directly and inderectly, creating an economic impact of $37.5 billion. The full study results, along with each individual state and congressional district's economic impact is available on the website by clicking here .
Tue Sep 13, 2016
ELKHART, Indiana — Dicor Corporation has added a new member to its management team.
Troy Nusbaum, formerly of Keystone and Crossroads – divisions of Thor Industries, has begun his role as Director of OEM Sales. His responsibilities will include enacting customer strategies across Dicor affiliates: Dicor Products, United Shade, Vixen Composites and Seal Design.
“Nusbaum brings more than 14 years of sales management and marketing experience to the newly-created position, as well as valuable lessons learned while working for some of the largest manufacturers in the RV industry,” Dicor Corporation COO Anthony Wollschlager says. “His knowledge of product development and management processes will help broaden and strengthen Dicor’s relationship with OEMs.”
“We are pleased to have Troy join our staff,” Dicor President Gregg Fore says. “His years of experience and knowledge of the RV industry from the OEM perspective will surely mean great things for Dicor and our customers moving forward."
Nusbaum is an Elkhart native, and earned a Bachelor’s degree in Biology from Hillsdale College in 2002 before starting his career in the RV sales arena. He currently resides in Goshen with his wife and two young sons.