RVDA Hosts Vegas Con/Expo Outlook Panel
The RV industry’s retail scorekeeper, Tom Walworth of Statistical Surveys Inc., will lead a high-powered panel discussion delving into the market and credit forces impacting the RV industry on Oct. 7 during the 2010 RV Dealers International Convention/Expo.
The panel of industry experts is:
- Ron Fenech, RV Group president, Thor Industries Inc.
- Peter Lannon, group president – RV & Motorsports, GE Capital Commercial Distribution Finance.
- Craig Kennison, senior research analyst for Consumer Products & Automotive Services, Robert W. Baird & Co.
The panel will focus on minimizing risk factors with RV floorplan loans, a manufacturing outlook on the future of RV product development and distribution, financial markets, and the impact the issues will have on the dealer’s bottom line.
“This session is sure to be extremely informative for everyone attending the upcoming convention,” said RVDA Convention Chairman Peter Albano. “It will provide some important steps that dealers can take to reduce their risk and successfully meet the financial challenges we are all facing today. The Convention/Expo Committee secured an outstanding group of RV industry experts to participate in this event.”
The panel discussion, titled “RV Market Outlook?” will be the second general session on, Oct. 7 at 2 p.m. This is just one of the workshops that are planned for the RV Dealers International Convention/Expo, which will be held Oct. 4-8 at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino.