RVIA Economic Impact Study

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 .

ASA Electronics Hires Operations Supervisor from Within

Wed Oct 5, 2016

147568451718857.jpgELKHART, Indiana – In a recent promotion, Joe Caban has been named the new operations supervisor at ASA Electronics.

His responsibilities will now include supervising the shipping and receiving department. He was elevated from his previous position of Production Supervisor where he was responsible for warranty and fabrication. Caban will continue to be in charge of all his previous responsibilities and is looking forward to adding this new facet to his daily activities.

“Joe’s experience and demonstrated talents have made him a natural choice for Operations Supervisor," ASA Electronics Operations Manager Kurt Wood says. "He came to ASA from Best Buy as a Master Installer. His expertise in electronics and installation made him a perfect fit to run the fabrication and warranty departments. Joe’s common sense approach and knowledge of end item application helped him to guide builds in fabrication. He has been able to monitor all processes and lead in improvements to accuracy and in the quality of the parts produced. He was instrumental in promoting change within fabrication that has now become an ongoing process of continuous improvement with each person in the department."

Caban has been with the company for nearly four years and has a proven track record in the positions that he has held, according to a press release.

“I am thankful for the opportunities I have been given at ASA and for the team members and managers that have helped me to reach my goals,” Caban says.