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EverGreen RV adds Tonia Conley to team

EverGreen RV adds Tonia Conley to team (July 31, 2014) -- EverGreen Recreational Vehicles announced today that Tonia Conley has joined the Customer Service and Parts Center team. Read More »

NROA Rally increases in participants

NROA Rally increases in participants (July 31, 2014) -- RV builder, Northwood RV, hosted the Northwood RV Owner's Association annual rally in June at Eagle's Hot Lake RV Park in La Grande, Ore. Read More »

Jayco announces management changes

Jayco announces management changes (July 31, 2014) -- Jayco announced today management changes within its Customer Service and Sales departments in its towable and motorized divisions. Read More »

Spartan names Thomas Schultz as VP of HR

Spartan names Thomas Schultz as VP of HR (July 31, 2014) -- Spartan Motors announced the appointment of Thomas Schultz as vice president of human resources, effective today. Schultz will report to John Sztykiel, Spartan's chief executive officer. Read More »

Winnebago names director of specialty vehicles

Winnebago names director of specialty vehicles (July 31, 2014) -- Winnebago Industries, a Forest City, Iowa, manufacturer of recreation vehicles, has named Jamie Sorenson to the position of Director of Specialty Vehicles. Read More »

Don Reed offers monthly service advisor training

Don Reed offers monthly service advisor training (July 31, 2014) -- "Maximizing service absorption is so critical to a dealership’s financial success," said Reed. "The management team will gain insight into real world performance metrics and the actual profit potential for their dealerships." Read More »

Lance Camper dealers head to Ireland

Lance Camper dealers head to Ireland (July 31, 2014) -- Lance Camper will host a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Dublin, Ireland, this fall for select dealers and their guests who earned their trip based on wholesale performance over a designated period. Read More »

Traffic: The lifeblood of a dealership business

Traffic: The lifeblood of a dealership business (July 31, 2014) -- "Now that you’ve established a website that reinforces your RV businesses unique selling proposition, you need eyeballs on that website every day. Our online properties are an extension of our physical business. So we need traffic to those properties. Targeted traffic, mind you -- not just random people." Read More »

Roadtrek appoints new director of sales administration

Roadtrek appoints new director of sales administration (July 30, 2014) -- "Joe has been an integral part of the Roadtrek team for many years filling important roles for Roadtrek in territory management, marketing and event management. He brings a work ethic and diligence to his roles that have paid dividends for us," said Hammill. Read More »

Video: Coach Michael Burk interviews Marcus Lemonis

Video: Coach Michael Burk interviews Marcus Lemonis (July 30, 2014) -- "I knew at in order to be successful that I had to come up with something even at a young age that would differentiate myself from other people and I spent a lot of time focusing on what people do right, rather than what people do wrong," said Lemonis. "It gave me the juxtaposition to fix what's wrong." Read More »

Outdoor Retailer hosts open air demo

Outdoor Retailer hosts open air demo (July 30, 2014) -- Open Air Demo will offer show attendees unique access to the latest products and product experts from more than 130 leading outdoor brands, well before they are available to the market. The Open Air Demo experience puts the industry’s pioneering gear into the hands of key retail decision makers and media. Read More »

Cabela’s releases mobile app

Cabela’s releases mobile app (July 30, 2014) -- The app will allow customers to search and browse Cabela's merchandise online or scan barcodes in-store to find product information, reviews and specifications. Customers can manage a Cabela's account, build a wish list, track orders and review purchase history. Read More »

Winnebago owners show they’re ‘happy’

Winnebago owners show they’re ‘happy’ (July 30, 2014) -- Winnebago Industries today announced the premiere of the 2014 WIT Club Grand National Rally video “Happy!” Produced by WIT Club members, the four minute music video is set to Pharrell Williams hit song “Happy.” Read More »

Preliminary report shows U.S. economy grew 4 percent

Preliminary report shows U.S. economy grew 4 percent (July 30, 2014) -- "The rebound in GDP in the second quarter confirmed that the decline in the first quarter reflected a number of temporary factors, including the effect of severe winter weather, rather than deterioration in the underlying economic backdrop," said Janzen. Read More »

Airstream announces top dealers

Airstream announces top dealers (July 29, 2014) -- "We currently have the strongest dealer body we have had in many years from top to bottom,” said Wheeler. “It. gives us great pleasure to honor these top performers. They epitomize what it takes to top the list: passion, focus, and a commitment to customer satisfaction.” Read More »