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RVIA issues statement on the passing of Tecnoform CEO

RVIA issues statement on the passing of Tecnoform CEO

BOLOGNA, Italy — Tecnoform S.p.A., an Italian furniture supplier in the U.S. RV and marine industries, recently announced the sudden, and unexpected, passing of its 57-year-old CEO, Roberto Kerkoc.

Kerkoc, the managing director of the firm founded by his father, Federeco Kerkoc, in 1965, passed away August 1 in Bologna.

“Kerkoc was a competent, professional and dedicated leader to Tecnoform S.p.A. constantly putting a lot of effort into the company development, the employee’s and coworkers’ well-being, and the entire social context of the Bologna province,” reported the management of Tecnoform in a press release.

Frank Hugelmeyer, RVIA President, stated, “RVIA mourns the passing of our dear friend Roberto Kerkoc, chief executive officer of Tecnoform, an Italian-based supplier of furniture and wood products to the RV industry. In addition to his inspiring work at Tecnoform, he was a gregarious ambassador for our industry, promoting RV travel and camping globally, as well as a dedicated member, enthusiastically giving his time and support to RVIA. We greatly appreciate his contributions to the RV industry and extend our deepest condolences to his family and friends.”

Source: RVIA press release


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Ronnie Garrett is the editor in chief of RV Daily Report. She's been a writer/editor for more than 25 years, working in law enforcement, aviation, supply chain and now the RV industry. She's not a stranger to RVs, however. She grew up camping, and still camps as many weekends as she can every year.

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