Publications and Resources

RVDA offers a mix of publications, both print and online, that address the unique needs and priorities of America's RV dealers.  

RV Executive Today Magazine  - RV Executive Today is RVDA's members-only flagship magazine. This full-color print publication is published monthly and is read by the top RV retailers across the United States and Canada.  Present and past issues can be viewed here
 
RV Technician Today website - is a subscribers-only resource for professional service technicians. This specially designed website offers technical articles, training videos, education resources, recalls, and more in an easy-to-use format that lets technicians quickly find the information they need.   RV Technician Today (subscription based website, with a discount for members ($39.95 a year)

RV Executive Today Online
  (Past Issues) -also known as RVETO, is a twice-monthly e-newsletter that focuses on breaking industry and association news and updates. Subscribers get the latest developments on the association’s legislative and regulatory positions, advocacy efforts, new products and services, and more. Employees of member companies can subscribe by emailing info@rvda.org

RVDA NewsBrief   ((Subscribe Here)) is a weekly e-newsletter that features informative and upbeat stories about the RV industry. These items are carefully selected from a variety of media sources and include both hard news and off-beat features. NewsBrief  items are excellent sources of marketing ideas, management practices, sales meeting topics, and employee morale boosters. NewsBrief also alerts readers about RVDA events and resources, including the annual convention, the Mike Molino RV Learning Center’s activities, and Go RVing.  To view past articles, please click here

RVDA/RV Learning Center Bookstore - over 100 titles and resources are available now
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RV Executive Today Issues

  • January 2020 

    Start training for the year ahead; fixed-ops employees get a turn in the spotlight; all-electric tow vehicles; latest list of certified and recertified employees; former RVDA chair Jeff Pastore to be inducted into RV/MH Hall of Fame
  • December 2019 

    Meet 2020 RVDA Chairman Ron Shepherd; dealer optimism rises as retailers get inventories in shape; Andy Heck is 2019 J.B. Summers honoree; Duane Spader receives Titan Award; Society of Certified RV Professionals recognizes 6 fixed-ops employees
  • November 2019 

    RVs of all sizes and functionalities shown at this year's Open House; latest data on RV customer satisfaction; reaching customers faster via texting; changes in the RV rental industry; assessing new hires' strengths and weaknesses
  • August 2019 

    Annual convention preview with matrix of workshops, PIP meetings, receptions, Vendor Training +Plus, and other events; latest NADAguides' prices for used RVs and most-researched brands; selling the dealership; fighting turnover in the service departm
  • September 2019 

    Dealers' ordering plans for Open House; Google reviews; asking service customers for online reviews; successful shop meetings; why employees quit; hiring different personality types; hiring techniques