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 Sep 6, 2017
TAMPA, Fla. – Lazydays has appointed Ron Fleming as Vice President and National General Manager as the company restructures from a regional dealership management organization to a national one.
Effective immediately, Fleming will oversee the management of all five Lazydays RV dealerships in Florida, Arizona and Colorado.
“Our transition to a national dealership management organization will allow us to offer a best-in-class customer experience in a very consistent and efficient way across our entire dealership network,” Lazydays Chairman and CEO Bill Murnane says. “Ron’s 37 years of experience in the RV industry, his attention to detail and his proven expertise in RV dealership operations will help him excel in this new role.”
Fleming joined Lazydays RV in 2013 and previously served as Vice President and General Manager of the company’s flagship Tampa dealership. The general managers of Lazydays’ dealerships in Tucson, Arizona and Loveland, Denver and Longmont, Colorado will now report directly to Fleming.
“I am honored to have been chosen to lead Lazydays’ new national dealership management organization, and I’m excited for the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead,” Fleming says. “Lazydays RV is renowned for its world-class product selection and customer experience, and I will ensure all of our current and future dealerships continue to deliver the same standard of excellence.”