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 and KPA Host Free GDPR Webinar

Thu Sep 6, 2018
Author: RV News Staff

145288477541371.pngThe Mike Molino RV Learning Center and KPA will host a free webinar to help dealers comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The webinar with be at 2 p.m. (ET) on Sept. 18.

The webinar is called “Four Months After the GDPR Compliance Deadline: Smooth Sailing or Are You in Hot Water?” and cover GDPR best practices and the future of U.S. privacy law. Attendees will receive updates on the Privacy Shield and the European Union (EU) E-Privacy Directive changes and provide guidance from EU regulators. This webinar is particularly important to companies who have international customers using its websites.

Compliance for GDPR went into effect on May 25. To register for the webinar, go to https://register.gotowebinar.com/#register/474980619741747457.

GDPR was enacted to harmonize privacy laws across Europe and to protect data privacy for all EU citizens, no matter where they live. It has dramatically reshaped the way organizations approach data privacy. For more information about GDPR, go to https://eugdpr.org.