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 .
Tue Feb 28, 2017
ELKHART, Indiana - With the previous heavy duty industry manager’s retirement, Mark Wojtys was lined up and trained to take the reins at ASA Electronics.
He will be overseeing the agriculture, construction and power sports divisions. After already a decade under his belt at ASA Electronics, he is ready to take on his new responsibilities of product development, strategic industry direction and overall sales for the heavy duty segment, according to a press release.
“It is gratifying to know that I am in a position to positively influence the strategic direction of the business with regards to these industries," Wojtys says. "I’m excited to be able to offer a new outlook when it comes to potential business opportunities and product development, drive a renewed focus on the OE segment and reinforce the ASA commitment of innovation and technology to our customer base.”
Wojtys’ impact at the company is well-known and the rest of the sales team is excited for him to take the helm.
“Mark has strong background in the off-road vehicle markets," ASA Vice President of Sales Pat McCullough says. "His ability to build strong customer relationships and application resolve has enabled him to bring numerous new customers on board with both national and international recognition. These qualities will enable Mark to fulfill the duties of HD Industry Manager and will help propel the continued growth that ASA Electronics, as a technology leader, is looking for."