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Keith Powell is the publisher and sales director of RV West magazine which is part of the Koocanusa Publications group.

Keith Powell is the publisher and sales director of RV West magazine which is part of the Koocanusa Publications group.

Keith Powell

Keith Powell is the publisher and sales director of RV West magazine which is part of the Koocanusa Publications group.

The Erwin Hymer Group CEO is Martin Brandt, who was re-appointed in January 2018.
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Erwin Hymer Group reviews Erwin Hymer Group North America

An initial investigation has shown irregularities in the company’s reporting

The 2019 Missouri RV & Camping guide is now available free of charge, in both print and digital formats.
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The official RV & Camping guide to Missouri is now available in print and digital format

50,000 copies of the 2019 camping guide have been printed for consumer marketing purposes this year. 

Wabamum Lake, west of Edmonton.
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WASA opposes Ridge Water Resort campground development

An Alberta-based company, Samco Developments, has proposed the new 328-site campground development called Ridge Water Resort.

This is the popular Ford Transit 350 which the new Roadtrek will be built on
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Roadtrek debuts first model on the Ford transit chassis

Erwin Hymer Group North America, Inc. will be debuting the first Ford Transit model under the Roadtrek brand at the Florida RV Super show in Tampa.

Group of people camping.
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Another record year for Alberta campgrounds

It was the best year of the decade for Alberta Parks’ online reservation system.

Picture of wooden cabins seen through a grove of trees.
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Jellystone Park in Tyler, Texas wins the highest award in the Jellystone Park franchise network

The Camp Resort of the Year Award recognizes the Camp-Resort whose facilities and operations exceed all the Jellystone Park standards. 

Top 50 Dealer Awards logo.
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Seven leading Canadian RV dealerships garner Top 50 Dealer award

The 2018 roster of RVBusiness Top 50 Dealer Awards recipients has been released by RVBusiness magazine and its marketing partner, BJ Thompson Associates.

Minister Feehan watches Mackenzie Brown from Warrior Women perform a traditional song in her Cree language.
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New support for Indigenous tourism

New investments in Alberta’s Indigenous tourism industry will enable Indigenous stories, authentic cultural offerings and experiences to flourish. 

Desert Mountain Country Club in Arizona.
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Desert Mountain voted No. 1 private country club in Arizona, among Top 20 Platinum clubs

Desert Mountain is among the finest private golf and recreational communities in the world and is consistently ranked among the top private clubs in the nation. 

Rincon Country RV Resort East.
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Tuscon’s two Rincon Country RV Resorts win the RV Resort industry’s highest awards

Rincon Country East and Rincon Country West have won the prestigious “Park of the Year” awards from the National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds. 
Cover of the Arizona RV and Camping Guide.
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Arizona camping guide wins national award

For the second time in two years, the Arizona RV and Camping Guide won the State Directory of the Year Award from the National Association of RV Parks & Campgrounds (ARVC). 

Dan Merkowsky of RVDA of Alberta, Alberta Premier Rachel Notley.
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RVDA of Alberta urges input on Bighorn Country Proposal

The Recreational Vehicle Dealers Association of Alberta (RVDA of Alberta) would like your input on the proposed Bighorn Country land use proposal.

Jan Francke.
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Erwin Hymer Group: Jan Francke appointed to the management board in newly created role

The 48-year-old executive, who has international management experience, will occupy the newly created position of Chief Operations Officer (COO) at the company head office. 

PĂ­vat Cigar Lounge at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa
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New luxury experience opens at Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa

Cigar aficionados and those who aspire to become one have a new upscale smoking lounge with the opening of the Pívat Cigar Lounge at Agua Caliente Casino Resort

Picture of a Land Ark RV unit.
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New high-end RV harkens to Mad Men era

Land Ark RVs are efficiently built as high-design homes, but sized like RVs to give you ultimate freedom of use

Congratulations to Jim Gorrie and Kevin Betzold of GNR Camping World in Winnipeg, Manitoba on winning the 2018 RV Lifestyle Magazine Canadian RV Dealer of the Year Award at the RVDA of Canada's Annual Meeting.
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Jim Gorrie and Kevin Betzold jointly win the prestigious 2018 Canadian RV Dealer of the Year award

Both Jim and Kevin have been dedicated members of the RVDA for many years and have proven their commitment to the industry time and time again.