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 .
Wed Aug 16, 2017
The RV Industry Association's first annual "40 Under 40" Awards will identify current and future leaders in the RV Industry who are under 40 years of age. The final group, selected by members of the RVIA Trade Shows and Events Committee, will be recognized during the Outlook 2018 Breakfast held at the 2017 National RV Trade Show in Louisville, Kentucky on Nov. 28 from 7:30 - 9 a.m.
Candidates for the "40 Under 40" Awards must be under the age of 40 prior to Nov. 30 and currently employed by an RV Industry manufacturer, dealer, supplier, media company or other industry member. Candidates can be anyone within the industry, at any level of the organization, and do not need to be in a management position within their company. Selected finalists will be announced prior to the National RV Trade Show.
To nominate someone for this recognition or to learn more about it, click here.