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 Feb 16, 2017
Churchville, New York - Wilkins RV of Churchville has been awarded a 2017 DealerRater Dealer of the Year Award, which recognizes auto and RV dealerships across the U.S. and Canada who deliver outstanding customer service, based on consumer reviews written on DealerRater.com.
“Car and RV buyers have spoken and have identified Wilkins RV of Churchville as the best RV Dealership to do business with in New York state,” DealerRater CEO Gary Tucker says. “The quality and number of reviews for Wilkins RV of Churchville speaks volumes of the top-notch experiences they provide to customers.”
The DealerRater Dealer of the Year Awards are based on reviews by new- and used-car and RV shoppers and those who took their vehicles and RVs into dealerships for service. Reviewers evaluated Wilkins RV of Churchville on its customer service, quality of work, friendliness, pricing and overall experience.
Wilkins RV of Churchville has demonstrated consistently high PowerScore ratings for customer satisfaction, placing it in the top of its class. The PowerScore is determined using a Bayesian algorithm that factors the dealership’s average DealerRater consumer rating and the total number of reviews written about the dealership during the 2016 calendar year.
"We are certainly honored to receive this award," Wilkins RV President Brian Wilkins says. "We strive to provide our customers with world class customer service every day. We take our reputation seriously, and this award is a testament to such."
“Today’s car and RV shoppers pay attention to reviews and a dealership’s online reputation, which makes the significance of the DealerRater Dealer of the Year Awards crucial to dealers looking to thrive in today’s business environment,” Tucker says.
DealerRater has an audience reach of more than 40 million consumers who read more than 3 million dealer reviews.