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 .

RV Learning Center/KPA Webinar on HR Planning for 2018

Tue Dec 5, 2017

146479506090489.jpgFAIRFAX, Va. — The Mike Molino RV Learning Center and KPA announced registration is open for the webinar "How HR Pros Get Ready for The New Year." With the New Year just around the corner, this timely webinar examines the HR "to dos."

The webinar will cover the following :

  • Major state regulatory updates taking effect in January 2018

  • Updates on state labor posters

  • Reminders on federal best practices

  • General tips on how to start your year off right


The webinar lets attendees join Christina Johnson and Kelly Pinkerton on Thursday, Dec. 14, 1–2 p.m. EST. The webinar is free, and dealers can sign up here.

Christina Johnson, SHRM – SCP, MS-HR, is KPA's Lead Human Resources Consultant and has 20+ years of HR management, benefits management, and consulting experience. System implementations, new vendor implementation, process improvement, and benefit plans are her specialties. Johnson is an HR guru who helps clients master challenging HR processes!

Kelly Pinkerton is also a KPA HR Consultant. In a former life, she was the Payroll Manager at a prominent bank in Ohio and has 10+ years of experience managing payroll and a HRIS system. Kelly's undergraduate degree is in Organizational Leadership and Business. She is also a U.S. Army veteran who served as an Automated Logistics Specialist from 2001-2007, and served a tour in Tikrit, Iraq from 2003-2005.

Attendees who cannot attend the webinar at this time can register to view the webinar on-demand, whenever it is most convenient. This dealer webinar is provided by RVDA's strategic partner KPA as part of the array of educational offerings available through the RV Learning Center.