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.

Windish RV Makes Leadership Changes

Fri Mar 22, 2019
Author: RV News Staff

155326246487540.pngWindish RV Center in Lakewood, Colo., made several recent leadership changes.

Corey Shaw (right in photo) has been promoted to general manager and Whitney Holtz has joined the dealership as vice president of operations.

Shaw has 16 years of experience in the RV industry. He joined the Windish sales team in 2006 and was previously sales manager at the Lakewood location. In his new role, Shaw will oversee operations across all three Windish RV locations. A Colorado native, he is an avid camper and holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing from the University of Wyoming.

Holtz (left in photo) will oversee day-to-day operations to support the continued growth of Windish RV. She is a Colorado native and the granddaughter of Dale Windish, founder of Windish RV. Before joining Windish RV she worked in marketing and communications strategy for TTEC, a global leader in customer experience technology and services. She began her career in consulting in the area of media rights of sports franchises and media properties before moving to Chicago to manage ticket operations for the Chicago Cubs. She holds a bachelor’s degree in business from Trinity University and an MBA in finance and marketing from the University of Denver.

“It is the people at Windish RV that make us great,” President and Owner Carolyn Windish Irwin says. “Corey and Whitney embody and subscribe to that belief. Together they represent the future of Windish and will help us continue to grow the business and our involvement in the Colorado community.”