2019 RVIA Economic Impact Study

RVs Move America infographic

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.

ARVC Opens Election Process for Board of Directors

Wed Jun 26, 2019

156156500097728.pngThe election process for the National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds Board of Directors has opened. Board members are expected to serve 3-year terms, beginning on Nov. 10.

Paula Horwitz, ARVC’s executive director of education and events, is taking nominations for voting areas one and five until July 9. All nominations must be accompanied with the signatures of 15 voting members from the candidate’s area.

Nominees should have at least two years’ experience as an RV park or campground owner or operator. They should be the designated representative of a voting member campground or RV park in good standing with ARVC. Board members are expected to be able to come to meetings and the Outdoor Hospitality Conference & Expo. They should also have their certificate or be enrolled in the Outdoor Hospitality Education Program.

For more information, click here.