Industry Links

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 .

Randy Sobel To Speak during Hiring Event in Idaho

Wed May 10, 2017

Tacoma, Washington – International Sales and Management Trainer Randy Sobel has been selected to give the opening address to interested applicants during a hiring event in Idaho on May 11. Sobel will discuss opportunities in the RV industry for highly specialized RV Outfitters.

“A recent hiring event attracted more than 40 attendees which led to several new technicians and 15 new salespeople being brought on with this dealership,” Sobel says. "This dealer is looking for flexible, energetic people with professionalism towards sales. Interested candidates should have the desire and the capacity to handle a fast-paced big-ticket sales position.”

This dealership offers:
• Extensive training both formally and on the job.
• No previous sales experience necessary.
• Unlimited earning potential with opportunities for advancement
• 401K and flex spending benefits
• Medical/dental plus
• Guaranteed salary the first 90 days of training
• Solid dealership with No. 1 customer satisfaction rating
• Annual vacation trip incentives, Christmas Bonus Program and productivity incentive bonuses.

Interested applicants should contact Sobel University for more information about this event at 253-565-2577 or email your resume to jobs@sobeluniversity.com to be forwarded for consideration.

Randy Sobel, founder of Sobel University, has trained more than 65,000 students and more than 500 RV dealerships over a 30-year career in the RV industry. Sobel University has provided training for management, salespeople and consumers throughout the U.S. and Canada. To learn more about Sobel University, visit sobeluniversity.com or call 253-565-2577.