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 .

Level 5 Acquires CellTuck

Mon Apr 15, 2019
Author: RV News Staff

155533840344782.pngLevel 5 Advertising, known for its technology and artificial intelligence (AI) platform, Compass, has acquired leading website solution provider CellTuck.

Level 5 says CellTuck's website expertise incorporates responsive, customizable, and fully-equipped websites for dealers across the U.S. The firm says the new acquisition solidifies the continuous expansion of its website platform capabilities in the RV and marine retail area..

Founded in December 2014, Level 5 provides dealers and manufacturers with targeted marketing solution for their business. With long-standing collaborations with companies including Team Velocity, Tier10 and CarSaver, Level 5 says it provides a unique and results-driven solution to the recreational industry.

“We are excited to share that CellTuck has been acquired by Level 5,” says CellTuck CEO and Director Angie Cellucci.

Budd Blackburn and his Level 5 family are industry leaders and have a strong hold on the market. We're confident that you are all in amazing hands.”

During the merger, Level 5 says it will serve CellTuck clients and partners as their own by organizing support teams that will remain open and ready to facilitate a smooth and seamless transition.

"We are extremely honored to continue carrying the torch that CellTuck has held for its clients for many years," says Level 5 founder and President Budd Blackburn. "Angie and Claudio are well-respected by the industry, their team, and their clients, and we wish them nothing but the best as they move forward with the next chapter of their lives."

Level 5 describes itself as the fastest-growing technology company in the recreational market today, representing seven of the top 10 towable dealers and six of the top 10 motorized dealers in the U.S. Level 5 will double its size and expand its operations in North America by the end of 2019.