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 .

NATDA Hosting Branding 101 Webinar on April 4

Mon Mar 20, 2017

145279608730370.jpgSaint Petersburg, Florida - The North American Trailer Dealers Association has announced that April’s edition of its free year-long webinar series, Branding 101 for Dealerships, will be held on Tuesday, April 4 at 2 p.m. EST.

Avenue’s webinar will discuss the importance awareness and customer loyalty has on the brand building process. With multitudes of dealerships popping up every day, understanding core branding strategies identifies why potential customers choose one dealership over another. Avenue’s Founder and CEO, Anna Hutson, will help dealers understand how to lead, outpace the competition and give their teams the best tools to reach customers. Webinar attendees will learn the basics of building a brand to reap the long-term rewards of growing their dealership in a sustainable way.

“It’s more important than ever for dealerships to understand the importance of building a brand around their company," NATDA Executive Director Jesse Battle says. "We’re excited to have Avenue help dealers with that.”

Those interested in registering for April’s webinar can do so by visiting www.natda.org/dealer-education.