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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 .

Airxcel Promotes Piar Adams to Vice President of Sales - RV Appliances

Wed Jun 14, 2017

149745490478792.jpgWICHITA, Kansas – Airxcel, Inc. has announced the promotion of Piar Adams to the Position of Vice President of Sales - RV Appliances. Adams will direct the North American, International and Aftermarket Sales along with Product Development for all Airxcel RV Appliances, including Coleman-Mach Air Conditioners, MAXXAIR RV Ventilation Solutions and Suburban RV Heating, Water Heating and Cooking Appliances.

“Piar’s experience as Vice President of Aftermarket and International Sales, combined with his recent marketing efforts with the entire Airxcel family of RV brands will help us align our organization’s operations with our core strategies," Airxcel President Rob Leach says. "I see him having a positive impact on every segment."

“Piar will be responsible for all Airxcel RV Appliance Group customers while incorporating a customer-centric approach," Airxcel Suburban Division President Art Klee says. "His drive to satisfy customer needs while implementing a more efficient and effective sales process will help increase Airxcel sales globally. Additionally, his focus on leading our RV Appliance Product Development process will not only provide new products but will also increase the value of our current product lineup.”