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.

PRVCA Seeking Volunteer of the Year Award Nominations

Wed Jul 10, 2019
Author: RV News Staff

156277776769535.jpgThe Pennsylvania Recreation Vehicle and Camping Association (PRVCA) is currently accepting nominations for its 2nd Annual “Volunteer of the Year” award set to be presented during the annual membership dinner party on Tuesday, September 10 in Hershey, Pa. Industry members are asked to nominate a PRVCA member to receive this honor.

All nominees must meet the following criteria:
• Member goes above and beyond with his or her commitment to PRVCA.
• Must serve on a PRVCA committee or is a past or present board member.
• Recognition can include a specific achievement or a variety of PRVCA support.

Anyone in the RV and camping industry may submit a nomination, which must include a short essay explaining why the nominee deserves the Volunteer of the Year award. Please submit nominations to Heather Leach at heather@prvca.org by August 9, 2019.

PRVCA Chairman Greg Starr will present the “Volunteer of the Year” Award during the annual membership party at the AACA Auto Museum, September 10, in Hershey, Pa. In addition, the association will present the Education Achievement Award to the company participating in the most PRVCA training from September 2018 through August 2019.

PRVCA presents Industry Days at Hershey, America’s Largest RV Show, September 9-10, 2019. The industry is invited to attend education training sessions on Monday, September 9 and Tuesday, September 10, at the Giant Center, in Hershey, Pa. In addition, the association will offer special industry show preview on Tuesday, September 10 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

For more information, please click here.