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 .
Thu Jan 19, 2017
ELKHART, Indiana – ASA Electronics brought Jayson Rainsberger onto its IT team as the company’s network administrator. With an impressive background in information technology, Rainsberger is ready to jump into his new position.
“I enjoy working on new projects," Rainsberger says. "One of my favorite aspects of my job is that I never know what I am going to be working on each day, so it feels like every day is different."
A graduate from Rochester College with a Bachelor of Business Administration, Rainsberger majored in Management of Information Systems. He has almost 15 years of experience working in the information technology field specializing in systems management and facilitating new projects.
“Jayson has an excellent skill set to analyze where communications are going to be needed, create and communicate plans for the network, ensure ASA is up-to-date on the latest technology, as well as understand and determine the hardware and wiring requirements,” ASA Vice President of Finance Julia Willis says.