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 .

ASA Electronics Hires New RV OEM Account Manager

Tue Nov 14, 2017

151067435515139.jpgELKHART, Ind.—ASA Electronics is seeing an increased demand for its RV products as it continues to expand its offerings. In an effort to further that growth, the company has added Stacey Black to the RV sales team as an RV OEM Account manager.

Black comes to ASA Electronics with more than a decade of experience working with RV manufacturers, selling tools and supplies for the industrial side of the business.

“Stacey is going to be a great asset to us as we continue to grow our sales team,” ASA Electronics RV Industry Manager Jim Hess says. “Her experience and knowledge of the industry put her in an excellent position to be able to dive right in and work with our customers.”

Black credits her work experience as well as past internships with helping her to build strong, lasting relationships with her customers and giving her the skills to confidently close sales.

“My goals for my new position are to help ASA and its customers grow within the industry,” Black says. “I hope to be able to make the customers and distributors aware of all the great products that ASA has to offer.”

When Black isn’t at work, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons. She keeps busy as the team mom for their travel and high school soccer teams as well as cheering on the Notre Dame men’s and women’s basketball teams.