2019 RVIA Economic Impact Study

The new RVs Move America Economic Impact Study, released June 3, 2019 at the annual meeting of RVIA, revealed the RV industry has an overall economic impact on the US economy of $114 billion, supporting nearly 600,000 jobs, contributing more than $32 billion in wages, and paying 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.

Deborah Gardner to Speak at RVWA Launch

Wed Feb 27, 2019
Author: RV News Staff

155119922929954.pngRV Women's Alliance (RVWA) announces that Deborah Gardner, author of “How to Sell to Men Without Wearing a Low-Cut Dress,” will be the featured speaker at the RVWA launch event on Wednesday, March 13 at RVX: The RV Experience. Gardner will speak about 10 things women need to give up to be successful. The launch event is open to new and prospective members of RVWA and will feature networking and information on the future goals of the organization.

“Deborah is the perfect speaker for our first event,” says Susan Carpenter, RVWA chair. “Her engaging, humorous and entertaining message is sure to inspire our members as we officially launch the RV Women’s Alliance. As we have worked to get this new group off the ground, it is clear that there are many men and women in our industry who identify with the need to elevate the roles and contributions women make to the RV industry.”

The RV Women’s Alliance was formed last fall with the mission to bring together a diverse group of extraordinary women and men from across the RV Industry who, through social and educational programs, mentorship and networking opportunities, are inspired and empowered to realize their individual potential, enhance their career experiences and create opportunities for the next generation of women leaders.

RVWA encourages women and men from the RV industry to join the alliance. To join RWVA, please click here.

RVWA acknowledges the support of its sponsors:

Gold Sponsor: Coach-Net and American Guardian Warranty Services
Silver Sponsors: Creative Products Group, Global Link and Samlex
Bronze Sponsors: RV PRO, Dometic, Go Power, Winnebago, Girl Camper and CWRV Transport
Honorable Mention: Stromberg Carlson Products and RV Designer