future hold for the RV Industry? Find out what some of the top executives think. Faludy,
Hertzke, Mullan, Rogers, McGuire and Toolson share their perspectives at RVDA's
Bill Fudale, Tom Faludy,
and Scott Thompson
Let's Think of a Few Reasons Why
It Can Be Done
Dress for Success
-- or Failure!
Is it safe in these days of
employees filing lawsuits against employers for the most trivial of reasons to expect your
employees to dress professionally?
According to our associate editor, Bob
Zagami, you bet. Especially when that employee's dress code could reflect favorably or
unfavorably on your company and its profit potential.
|This year Carefree of Colorado
celebrates its 30th anniversary so we flew into Denver, drove to nearby Broomfield and met
with Tom Faludy, president and the executive management team. But the story we got wasn't
about Carefree's 30 years, it was about successfully managing a medium sized supplier
company, where innovative product ideas come from. In this RV News exclusive learn
where Tom Faludy gets all those ideas for bringing new products to the market and how
production line workers can mull over the company's profit picture during breaks from
Offensive . . . Attack Now!
It seems like in every economic
crisis there are a few companies that plow forward and simply refuse to accept there are
conditions that will inhibit their ability to reach their goals. This month, RV News takes
a look at, and praises, a few companies that fall into that category in our industry. See
who these companies are and what seems to set them apart.
Service Department -
A new monthly feature by David T. Matson
RV Technicians or
RV News is proud to welcome Dave Matson, a 25-year veteran of the RV industry, as
monthly columnist in the technical side of our business. His years of experience in
everything from parts manager to vice president of service operations, educator and
advocate for better programs for service technicians, gives him a unique perspective to
write authoritatively about issues facing service departments everyday. In this, his
premier column, Matson writes about the high standard technicians are held to and what
little support they get from other industry segments to help get them more and better
|Web Site Management Launches
RV Manufacturers Web Site--www.rvmanufacturers.com
The latest addition to The RV America Network is
rvmanufacturers.com, a new consumer-resource Internet site focusing on companies that