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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 .

RVDA and KPA Hosting Webinar on Affordable Care Act

Tue Aug 22, 2017

145288477541371.pngFairfax, Va. - The Affordable Care Act was one of the largest and most far-reaching pieces of legislation in modern times. While its future is uncertain, it seems safe to say that it will be around (in some form) for years to come.

Join KPA and the RV Learning Center on Thursday, Aug. 31 from 12-1 p.m. EDT, with presenters Jeana Parker and Christina Johnson, as they examine how ACA has shaped the benefits landscape. Learn best practices for navigating the current requirements, and review how potential changes to the law may affect employers and employees going forward.

Christina Johnson, KPA’s Lead HR Consultant, has more than 20 years of HR Management and Benefits Management and Consulting experience. Johnson leads the KPA HR Consulting team. Her specialization is in system implementations, new vendor implementation, Process Improvement, Health and Welfare plans and Retirement plans.

Jeana Parker, VP of Strategic Initiatives for PlanSource, has more than 17 years of benefit administration management experience. She has played key roles in shaping the product and service model for two successful start-up companies specializing in benefits administration software solutions. Parker has a deep understanding of benefit administration combined with an ability to bridge the gap between technical and non-technical resources. Parker has a degree in Business Administration from Utah Valley University.

Dealer webinars are provided by RVDA’s strategic partner KPA as part of the array of educational offerings available through the RV Learning Center. Register online. If you have any questions or feedback, contact Allyson Lewis at Alewis@kpaonline.com or by phone at 866-356-1735 or Karin Van Duyse at the RV Learning Center at kvanduyse@rvda.org or by phone at 703-591-7130.