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 .
Wed Jan 11, 2017
Aqua-Hot Heating Systems has promoted Mark Davis to the position of national sales manager. Paul Harter, president and CEO, made the announcement.
Davis has assumed responsibility for Aqua-Hot's RV OEM and aftermarket sales for North America. Additionally, he manages the company's nationwide automotive and ATV power sports sales channel.
For the past two years, Davis was an OEM account manager for Aqua-Hot. In this role, he fostered and deepened relationships with existing customers and identified new market segments. Prior, he worked for Carefree of Colorado, an RV and residential awning manufacturer, as its marketing and sales manager.
Aqua-Hot Heating Systems is the market leader in innovative hydronic heating and on-demand hot water for RVs, trucks, buses, heavy equipment and other vehicles. Its systems run a wide variety of fuels, including diesel, propane or natural gas.