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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 .

United States Warranty Corporation Pledges $16K to RV Learning Center

Thu Aug 24, 2017

145288477541371.pngFairfax, Va. – United States Warranty Corporation has pledged $16,000 over the next eight years to the Mike Molino RV Learning Center, bringing the company’s total contributions to $26,250.

The pledge puts United States Warranty Corporation in the top category for donors, Major Gifts.
“Investing in the learning center is core to our educational philosophy,” United States Warranty Corporation President Jodi Latshaw says. “With this pledge, we look forward to our continued partnership with the RV Learning Center.”

“This pledge from United States Warranty Corporation is abundantly welcome now when many dealers are in the height of our busiest season,” says RV Learning Center Chairman of the Board Jeff Pastore of Hartville RV Center. “It’s easy to lose sight of the importance of supporting the Learning Center when our dealerships are going at full force. This is a good reminder to all of us to pause and remember that the Learning Center is hard at work for us year-round.”

Donations to the RV Learning Center fund programs including webinars on current topics, training and certification for dealership staff, essential publications and learning guides, and the Convention/Expo. Convenient online donations as well as a printable form that accommodates customized pledges and donations have simplified giving.

The RV Learning Center is supported by dealers, manufacturers, suppliers, distributors and other RV industry members committed to dealership education and the high levels of customer service provided by educated employees.