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 .
Tue Nov 21, 2017
ELKHART, Ind.—Thor Industries Inc. announced the hiring of Bruce Byots as senior director of investor relations, effective today.
Byots has more than twenty years of investor relations experience, and most recently served as vice president of investor relations for Brunswick Corporation from 2008 to 2016. Byots will report to Thor senior vice president and chief financial officer Colleen Zuhl.
"We are pleased to welcome Bruce to our team at Thor, and look forward to his contributions to our investor relations initiatives," Zuhl says. "Timely and accurate communications with the investment community are essential functions for our business, and Bruce's experience and expertise in the investment relations community, and specifically the recreation industry space, positions him well to further enhance those critical communications and relationships."