Learn to Increase the Odds of Closing a Sale at the 2018 RV Dealers Convention/Expo

(Fairfax, VA) Doug Christiansen, a senior trainer for Joe Verde who teaches ‘train-the-trainer workshops’ for dealers and managers, will make his RVDA Convention/Expo debut during the workshop, ‘Get Them All - Whether They Click or Call!’   The workshop takes place on Wednesday, Nov. 7 at Paris Las Vegas.  Watch a video preview of the workshop.

During this workshop, attendees will learn:

  • How to change the mindset of your salespeople to get customers into the dealership quickly

  • Effective ways to use text, email, and other smartphone features more effectively

  • 12 simple ways to create that ‘sense of urgency’ in a prospect’s mind on every call or lead


Christiansen is an expert on sales, closing, negotiating, lead development and customer retention. He began his career in the automobile business in 1987 as a salesperson and during his years in the industry, Doug has been a Sales Manager, Business Development Manager, F&I Manager and General Manager.

The convention is sponsored by RVDA–The National RV Dealers Association, RVDA of Canada, and the Mike Molino RV Learning Center. Each year the Convention Committee focuses on featuring new presenters, like Doug Christiansen, Marcus Sheridan and Gabrielle Bosché, to keep the content relevant and fresh for dealers.

Dealers and their professional staff registering for the 2018 RV Dealers Convention/Expo by June 30th not only secure the lowest rates available, but they also lock in the discounted early bird pricing for every other dealership employee, no matter when they register. Online registration is available on the RVDA website, along with a fillable PDF that can be printed and faxed or mailed.

The convention will also feature the Solution Center, an expo of the RV industry’s top companies, offering products and services to help dealers improve profitability. Companies interested in partnership and sponsorship opportunities and exhibitor information can contact Julie Newhouse at (703) 364-5518 or send an e-mail to jnewhouse@rvda.org.       

Visit www.rvda.org/convention for regular updates as the convention approaches.  You can also get convention updates on LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook.