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 .

Truma Corp Hires New Technical Sales Rep

Fri Sep 8, 2017

150488423234066.jpgELKHART, Ind. —Truma has welcomed Tyler McCullough to its growing team as a technical sales and support representative.

“I am looking forward to working for Truma because of its unique history, quality products and family atmosphere,“ McCullough says, who has a bachelor’s degree from Bethel College in organizational management with a background in geothermal heating and cooling. He was also a service technician in in the United States Coast Guard.

“Tyler McCullough is a great addition to our Truma team,” Truma President and CEO Gerhard Hundsberger says. “He will help us support dealers and end users who are buying RVs specifically equipped with Truma products because they recognize and value the innovation and quality of our products. Our operations here in North America are small compared to our headquarters in Munich, which has about 500 employees, but we are growing and are happy to have had such a large impact on the RV industry in just four short years.”

Truma invites show attendees to meet McCullough and learn about Truma products at America’s Largest RV Show in Hershey, Pennsylvania from Sept. 12-17 at Booths 535-538. Truma Service Training will also be offered on Sept. 11-12 for the Truma AquaGo and Truma Combi. To register for this training visit www.prvca.org/industry/industry-info.