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 .
Fri Jul 21, 2017
Cummins Inc. has announced that, effective immediately, Vice President Carole Casto will lead Marketing Communications in addition to her Corporate Communications responsibilities.
“No one is more capable of driving alignment on our external messaging and elevating our global brand than Carole,” Cummins Chief Administrative Officer Marya Rose says. "Cummins is at a pivotal juncture, and it is critical to ensure that we are communicating as effectively as possible to all our key stakeholders. Doing this well will have a significant impact on the company’s performance, especially as we continue to grow and bring new technologies and solutions to our customers.”
Casto has been with Cummins for 14 years, serving in a variety of roles. Currently, she leads Corporate Communications where she oversees the company's global communication strategy, executive speech writing, crisis communications, digital, visual and internal communications and external communications, according to a story by Automotive World.