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 New OEM Account Manager

Tue Oct 25, 2016

147741361371079.jpgElkhart, Indiana – ASA Electronics has expanded its RV sales team with the addition of Jeff Gray as its newest RV OEM Account Manager.

With almost 30 years of experience in the RV Industry, Gray is well suited to take on his new responsibilities which include working with new and existing customers to introduce and implement new products, according to a press release. He also will work to expand the reach of ASA Electronics’ current product line.

“Jeff returns to the ASA Electronics family after 12 years of pursuing other business interests," ASA Vice President of Sales Pat McCullough says. "Jeff brings a strong knowledge of the RV Industry and good relationships with the customer base we work with. We are very excited about the energy level he brings to our group as well as his enthusiasm to succeed."

Gray’s experience, including sales, management and time spent on both the manufacturer and supplier sides of the industry allow him to offer a wealth of knowledge on many facets of RVs.

“I am very proud to again be part of the ASA team," Gray says. "ASA has always been the leading electronics supplier and innovative company not only in the RV Industry but marine, bus, commercial vehicle and power sports as well. I am excited about the current product lineup and the new introductions of innovative products we have coming in the next several months."