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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 .

Venture RV Awarded RVDA Quality Circle Award

Wed Dec 21, 2016

SHIPSHEWANA, Indiana – Venture RV was recently awarded the 2016 RVDA Quality Circle Award for its SportTrek and Sonic brands of lightweight towables. The announcement was made by Phil Ingrassia, president of the National RV Dealers Association, at the RVDA Dealer’s Reception, just before the Louisville Show, kicking off this year’s 54th annual Louisville Show.

“RVDA raised the bar this year, and the Venture team has performed an amazing job cultivating dealer relationships, creating innovative floorplans and packing them with exciting features – all at price points that attract today’s camping families,” K-Z President Aram Koltookian says.

"I’m extremely grateful our dealers recognized SportTrek and Sonic in this manner," Venture Product Manager Dave Boggs says. "DSI is an important tool that improves communication and overall dealer relationships and everyone at Venture takes pride in the products we produce and the service we deliver to our dealer base.”

Venture RV, a division of KZ RV, is headquartered in Shipshewana, Indiana. For more information concerning Venture RV and its lightweight SportTrek, SportTrek Touring Edition, ultra-lightweight Sonic and Sonic Lite product lines, visit www.venture-rv.com, or call 888-988-8440.