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Rollin’ On TV picks up sponsor in Manitoba

Rollin’ On TV picks up sponsor in Manitoba (July 5, 2015) -- Rollin' On TV today announced that Icon Technologies Limited, based in Winkler, Manitoba, has joined the Rollin’ On TV family as its newest full-time sponsor. Read More »

Hall Induction Dinner registrations to set new record

Hall Induction Dinner registrations to set new record (July 6, 2015) — With less than 30 days until the 2015 RV/MH Hall of Fame Induction Dinner, registrations are running 13 percent ahead of last year's record-breaking attendance of 447, according to Darryl Searer, president, RV/MH Hall of Fame (Hall). Read More »

Alliance Coach RV adds Forest River Cherokee

Alliance Coach RV adds Forest River Cherokee (July 6, 2015) — Alliance Coach RV Sales and Service announced that Forest River Cherokee travel trailers, toy haulers and fifth wheels have been added to the product line at their Lake Park, Ga., facility. Read More »

RV Camping Connect offers free marketing webinar

RV Camping Connect offers free marketing webinar (July 6, 2015) — Recreational Vehicle Dealerships interested in learning more about how to increase revenue by at least 25 percent within one year may register now for RV Camping Connects free training. Read More »

RV electrical systems course to begin in July

RV electrical systems course to begin in July (July 6, 2015) — The RV Electrical System Service course begins July 27, 2015 and runs through Sept. 20, 2015. Students simply log on to access the lecture notes, hands-on assignments, quizzes and chat with the instructor and other students. Read More »

Local store a top-10 U.S. Airstream franchise

(July 6, 2015) -- In two years since opening, the West Side Haydocy Airstream & RV in Columbus, Ohio, has exceeded the most optimistic forecasts of co-owner Chris Haydocy. It is one of the top 10 Airstream franchises in the country, based on new units sold. Read More »

Lemonis threatens to pull out of NASCAR

Lemonis threatens to pull out of NASCAR (July 3, 2015) -- In a letter sent to Brian France, CEO of NASCAR, Marcus Lemonis has threatened to dissociate Camping World from any event held on a property owned by Donald Trump. Read More »

Small business to be fined for covering health costs

Small business to be fined for covering health costs (July 3, 2015) -- Under the rule, which appears nowhere in the Affordable Care Act, employers who do not offer a group health plan, but give their workers additional pay to compensate for the purchase of health insurance or direct medical expenses can be fined $100 per day, per employee. Read More »

June jobs rise by 223,000 as unemployment falls to 5.3%

June jobs rise by 223,000 as unemployment falls to 5.3% (July 3, 2015) -- "The drop to 5.3 percent occurred despite indications that the volatile household employment measure sank by 56,000, as it was overwhelmed by the labor force plummeting by 432,000," said Ferley. Read More »

MARVAC announces new board members

MARVAC announces new board members (July 3, 2015) -- The Michigan Association of Recreation Vehicles and Campgrounds today announced that three people have been elected to serve on the MARVAC Board for three-year terms. Read More »

OPINION: Celebrate Independence Day while we’re still independent

OPINION: Celebrate Independence Day while we’re still independent (July 3, 2015) -- Most sheeple will celebrate July 4 with tons of brats and burgers and an ocean of beer, forgetting the very reason the holiday exists in the first place. And that is why our independence is so precarious today. Read More »

OPINION: Leadership in business requires trust

OPINION: Leadership in business requires trust (July 2, 2015) -- If you undermine the trust of your employees, accountability and initiative will be lost. The blame game will ensue. Employees will shy away from responsibility. They will ensure they have an escape from accountability and will take no imitative. Performance will suffer. Read More »

ARVC President Paul Bambei on Podcast 57

ARVC President Paul Bambei on Podcast 57 (July 2, 2015) -- Bambei talks about the mission of ARVC and some new additions to the association's strategic plan designed to help park owners build stronger businesses. He outlines some of the challenges RV parks and campgrounds face, and why it's better to belong to a professional trade group to benefit from "strength in numbers."Bambei talks about the mission of ARVC and some new additions to the association's strategic plan designed to help park owners build stronger businesses. He outlines some of the challenges RV parks and campgrounds face, and why it's better to belong to a professional trade group to benefit from "strength in numbers." Read More »

Social media helps Ford’s RV Repair find students

Social media helps Ford’s RV Repair find students (July 2, 2015) -- When Moravek contacted Ford, he stated that RV refrigeration needs to be added to their educational training materials since it is such a specialized topic. He asked Ford to write one or more chapters about comprehensive RV refrigeration repair to be included in their digital HVACR educational book to be released later this year. Read More »

Gallup Job Creation Index hits record high

Gallup Job Creation Index hits record high (July 1, 2015) -- In addition to the record-high U.S. Job Creation Index score, based on employees' reports of hiring activity at their place of work, Americans' self-reports of their own working situation -- as measured in the U.S. Payroll to Population employment rate -- is the best since the fall of 2012, Gallup noted. Read More »
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