The Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association (RVDA) of Canada will be hosting its 16th Annual Canada Night Dinner on Nov. 26 as part of the National RV Trade Show in Louisville, Ky.
According to a press release, this year’s event will celebrate the milestones and triumphs of distinguished individuals in the RV industry and Canada’s pride as a nation. The event will be held at the Galt House Hotel with a reception from 5:30-7 p.m. followed by dinner.
Guest speakers include Roy MacGregor, award-winning journalist and author, and hockey player Paul Henderson. Known as the “goal of the century,” Henderson scored the winning goal against Russia in the Summit Series 40 years ago.
Registration for the event by Nov. 19 is $65 or $85 at the door.
Also planned, in conjunction with Camping Canada’s RV Lifestyle Magazine and Camping Canada’s Dealer News, will be the presentation of the 2012 Walter Paseska Canadian RV Dealer of the Year Award.
Established in 1989 by Camping Canada, and dedicated to Walter Paseska for his many years of commitment and tireless dedication to the RV industry, this award is given to a Canadian RV acting dealer principal on the basis of the following criteria:
• Long-term dedication to the RV industry and promotion of the RV lifestyle by the acting dealer principal of a recognized full-service RV dealership.
• Commitment and participation in the RVDA at the provincial or national level.
• Recognition by customers and peers as a person with the highest integrity and credibility in both work and personal life.
• Contribution to the community.