2019 RVIA Economic Impact Study

The new RVs Move America Economic Impact Study, released June 3, 2019 at the annual meeting of RVIA, revealed the RV industry has an overall economic impact on the US economy of $114 billion, supporting nearly 600,000 jobs, contributing more than $32 billion in wages, and paying more than $12 billion in federal, state, and local taxes. The announcement was made by Garry Enyart, RVIA chairman, and Onan/Cummins Director of Mobile Generator Sales & Coach Care.

For more information on the $114 billion total economic impact and what it includes, click here.

KV Private Equity Acquires Off Grid Trailers

Thu Oct 5, 2017

EDMONTON, Alb. – KV Private Equity has announced that it has acquired Off Grid Trailers as the second investment of KV Private Equity Fund.

Off Grid Trailers manufactures rugged off-road expedition and teardrop trailers, which have been sold throughout Canada and the United States. Off Grid Trailers has rapidly established an enthusiastic following in the overlanding community, described by Overland Journal as “self-reliant adventure travel to remote destinations where the journey is the primary goal.”

“Off Grid Trailers is an excellent addition to our recreational vehicle platform, with a product line that complements our recent investment in Northern Lite,” KV Private Equity Chief Operations Officer Jonathan Herman says. “We were immediately impressed by Mark’s vision and emphasis on quality, and we are pleased that Mark will continue on with us as the general manager of Off Grid Trailers.”

“I am excited to be partnering with the KV team, and really looking forward to taking Off Grid Trailers to the next level,” Off Grid Trailers General Manager Mark Badgerow says.