2019 RVIA Economic Impact Study

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RVs Move America Economic Impact Study was released June 3, 2019 at the RVIA annual meeting.

It revealed the RV industry has an overall economic impact on the US economy of $114 billion, supports nearly 600,000 jobs, with more than $32 billion in wages, and pays 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.

Jeff Stickfort Rejoins Blue Ox Outside Sales

Wed Jan 17, 2018

151623002595582.jpgJeff Stickfort has rejoined Blue Ox as a dealer development manager in outside sales serving customers in South Texas and Louisiana, according to a release from the Pender, Nebraska, company.

“We are very happy that Jeff has returned home to the Blue Ox sales team and look forward to the enthusiasm and knowledge he brings to the tradition of service that he helped create,” says Blue Ox President and CEO Ellen Kietzmann. “I have already heard from several dealers who are thrilled that Jeff will be back where he belongs.”

Stickfort previously served Blue Ox for five years as an outside sales representative in Texas, Oklahoma, Mississippi, Louisiana and Arkansas, the release states. “Over the years, Jeff has held a number of sales management positions in the RV industry at the dealer level and, most recently, as a district service manager at Winnebago Industries assisting dealers in the south-central US and Canadian markets.

“I am really pleased and excited to be back on the Blue Ox team,” Stickfort says. “I’m looking forward to reintroducing myself to the Blue Ox dealer network and working with them on their towing solutions by offering them outstanding quality products with great customer service.”

Jeff can be reached by email at: jeffstickfort@blueox.com