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 Jun 6, 2017
ELKHART, Indiana - Nick Wysong has joined ASA Electronics as the inside sales account manager for the Commercial Vehicle industry. Wysong’s primary focus is building new and expanding existing accounts with the tractor/trailer markets as well as working closely with Fire Apparatus companies. An Elkhart native, Wysong’s familiarity with the industry and the people working in it is an asset to ASA.
“ASA Electronics is excited about the addition of Nick Wysong," National Account Manager Joe Camacho says. "He is a high character individual with strong leadership skills and his determination to succeed are qualities that will help him transition into his new career.”
Wysong studied business for two years at the University of Pittsburgh and two years at Western Michigan University. He received his Bachelor of Arts in Management and Communications from WMU. Wysong credits his collegiate soccer career with teaching him to lead, manage, push himself and tackle challenges head on.
“My goals are to better the accounts I have been given and building upon our relationships to open more doors," Wysong says. "Relationships are key in any line of work and if I can get more people to buy into the ASA way on multiple spectrums, I would hope to see success in the Commercial Vehicle industry.”
That drive and competitive spirit has pushed Wysong to set goals that strengthen not only his own reputation but the ASA Electronics team as a whole.
ASA Electronics has been designing and manufacturing mobile electronic products for the Marine, RV, PowerSports, Agricultural, Construction, Commercial Vehicle and Bus industries since 1977. Its proprietary brands are JENSEN, JENSEN Marine, JENSEN Heavy Duty, Marine Audio, Voyager and ADVENT Air. ASA is also a distributor in specialty markets for SiriusXM Satellite Radio and Polk Ultramarine products. For more information, please visit www.ASAElectronics.com.