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 .

CompliancePoint Offers Data Protection Services

Tue Jan 8, 2019
Author: RV News Staff

154696355736432.jpgCompliancePoint announces a data-privacy service solution for companies in the RV and automotive industries. The service provides cybersecurity assessments and system testing designed to prevent data breaches.

Some key services include mobile and wireless testing, web application testing and data breach attempt response. Automotive companies can strengthen their data security, lower operational costs and simplify their compliance process. Vulnerability and penetration testing are performed to expose known and unknown weaknesses through experts who attempt to hack the business organization’s web systems. Ppenetration tests further identify areas of weakness that put an organization at risk.

CompliancePoint is a leading provider of information security and risk management services focused on privacy, data security, compliance and vendor risk management. The company’s mission is to help clients interact responsibly with their customers and the marketplace.

“We have helped organizations of all sizes in a wide variety of industries,” CompliancePoint Senior VP and General Manager Greg Sparrow says. “We offer a full suite of services across the entire life cycle of risk management. Our experience with privacy and data security, inside knowledge of regulatory actions and combination of services and technology solutions makes CompliancePoint uniquely qualified to meet your data security and compliance needs.”

Sparrow says that every client receives an introductory call during which the client company’s needs and situation are discussed and questions answered, and only if both sides feel there’s a good fit will the conversation move to a “scoping discussion” to help the client define and understand the process and steps needed to reach their goals.

In addition to services, CompliancePoint offers a software-as-a-service (SaaS) product called One Point that monitors compliance after security systems have been put in place.

Although located in Duluth, Ga., CompliancePoint offers nationwide service.

For more information, click here.