Utah retailers: RV sales constant despite down economy
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Retailers in Utah say sales have held up fairly well in 2011. The recession initially slowed sales at RVDA member Stewart's RV in American Fork, Utah. "But it's kind of leveled, and we're still making money," says sales consultant Mark Black. "Regardless of the recession, people still want to get out and play and recreate. They want to have fun with their families." More
RV service writer/advisor training will be offered Oct.4
In conjunction with the RV Dealers International Convention/Expo, instructor Chuck Marzahn will conduct a day-long workshop for RV service writers/advisors interested in an intensive training program to help them prepare for certification. The special registration fee includes a copy of the RV Learning Center's Service Writer/Advisor Learning Guide and the certification test fee. Click here for details and to register.
Golf fans know the meaning of life in an RV
The Montgomery Advertiser Share
A group of motorhome owners from around the country arrived at the Navistar LPGA Classic after negotiating their huge vehicles down two-lane roads, through downtown Los Angeles traffic, and along busy interstates—proving they can drive with the best without a golf club in their hands. More
Fee-free day at national parks on Sept. 24
RV travelers can celebrate Public Lands Day at national parks this weekend and save. The fee waiver includes: entrance fees, commercial tour fees and transportation entrance fees. Other fees such as reservation, camping, tours, concession and fees collected by third parties are not included. More
Headed to the RV Dealers International Convention/Expo? Workshop handouts available now
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Dealers registered for the RV Dealers International Convention/Expo can now access many of the handouts for workshops and super sessions. Click here to see details of the workshops and to download PDF files of the handouts.
'Celebrate Excellence' at special gala set for Oct.5
RVDA is planning a special evening of dining, dancing and recognition to honor top-performing manufacturers during the RV Dealers International Convention/Expo. Join colleagues at "Celebrate Excellence: An All-Industry Gala," where RVDA will present Quality Circle Awards to manufacturers who performed well in the association's Dealer Satisfaction Index survey. Click here for more information and to register. This event requires a separate ticket.
Winning workspace tips from professional organizers
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As work becomes more mobile, it seems that our physical spaces get less and less attention. We're all on the run, and instead of taking core principles of organization with us, we sometimes leave them behind completely. More