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 .

Blue Ox Relocates Outside Sales Rep to Oklahoma and North Texas

Thu May 18, 2017

149512118731298.jpgPENDER, Nebraska – Pam Whitaker has accepted the role of Outside Sales Representative in Oklahoma and North Texas according to Blue Ox President and CEO Ellen Kietzmann.

Whitaker previously represented Blue Ox in Montana, Wyoming and Colorado.

“Pam has an outstanding record in building and growing our brand in her previous territory,” Kietzmann says. “We are very pleased to announce her move to Oklahoma and Northern Texas. Pam is very focused on making sure that her dealers are taken care of and have all of the resources they need to be successful. Her enthusiasm and teamwork is what Blue Ox is all about.”

“I really love what I do," Whitaker says. "It was such a pleasure working with the dealers in my previous territory. I have learned a lot from them and we have built great relationships. I am looking forward to meeting all of our dealers in Oklahoma and Northern Texas and continuing to help them build on their success with our brand.”