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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 .

RVDA and KPA Webinar to Cover Holiday Parties and Gifts

Wed Nov 15, 2017

145072686053695.jpgFairfax, Va.—December may go down in the HR history books as one of the busiest, most stressful months. KPA and the RV Learning Center will help dealers prepare for the upcoming holiday season in this webinar, titled, ‘Ho, Ho, Whoa! Keeping Holiday Parties, Gifting and Religious Accommodations in Perspective.’

Attendees will learn:

• How to reduce the dealerships’ holiday party liability
• New perspectives on gift giving and bonuses
• Important religious accommodation reminders

Join Jill Schaefer on Thursday, Nov. 16 at 12 p.m. EST for this informative webinar. Schaefer is KPA’s Content & Community Manager. She has spent the last 16 years in marketing positions with writing and intrigue at the core of her work. She has attended her share of holiday parties and even witnessed employees gone wild.

Can't attend the live event? Register anyway by clicking here and you will receive links to the materials for later viewing. Dealer webinars are provided by RVDA’s strategic partner KPA as part of the array of educational offerings available through the RV Learning Center. If you have any questions or feedback, contact Allyson Lewis at Alewis@kpaonline.com or by phone at 866-356-1735 or Karin Van Duyse at the RV Learning Center at kvanduyse@rvda.org or by phone at 703-591-7130.