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 27, 2017
Dominion Web Solutions, one of the leading online classifieds marketplace and marketing software solutions provider for commercial and recreational dealers, has announced that it has changed its company name to Trader Interactive. The name change directly reflects the company’s focus on creating innovative online interactions for businesses and consumers, while leveraging the strength of the Trader brand.
The announcement also follows the recent appointment of Lori Stacy as the company's CEO. Stacy has been a loyal member of the Trader family for 20 years, holding other senior level executive positions and successfully managing businesses in varying industries such as recreational, marine, travel and parenting.
“The new name emphasizes our commitment to finding innovative ways for buyers and sellers to interact,” Stacy says. "As a company rooted in online marketing solutions, it is our mission to continually develop and deliver industry leading products and services that help our customers connect with end users throughout their path to purchase.”
With a brand portfolio that includes business-to-consumer websites Cycle Trader, RV Trader, ATV Trader, PWC Trader, Snowmobile Trader and Aero Trader, as well as the business-to-business brands Commercial Truck Trader, Commercial Web Services, Equipment Trader and RV Web Services — Trader Interactive attracts more than 7 million unique visitors monthly and serves more than 6,700 customers collectively.
Along with the name change, the company adopted all new corporate branding including a new logo, visual identity and website that can be found at www.TraderInteractive.com. The changes are effective immediately and will be implemented across the company's products and services.
The announcement follows Trader Interactive's recent acquisition by Eurazeo, a leading global investment company listed in Paris, and Goldman Sachs, Merchant Banking Division.