Richard Curtin

Richard Curtin will deliver 2015 forecast at Committee Week

Economist Richard Curtin, director of the Consumer Research Center at the University of Michigan, will provide his first projections for 2015 RV wholesale shipments in remarks at the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association’s (RVIA) Committee Week during the Joint Committee Luncheon, taking place from noon to 1:30 p.m. on June 2.

His presentation will also include the latest projections for year-end 2014 totals as well as an examination of the current economic environment and how it is impacting the RV industry.

Curtin authors RVIA’s RV Roadsigns, the association’s quarterly forecasting newsletter and has directed RVIA’s RV consumer demographic research since 1980.

RVIA’s Committee Week 2014 will take place from June 1-5 at the Mayflower Renaissance Washington in Washington, D.C. Over the course of the five-day event, the association’s standing committees, the Executive Committee and the board will meet to set the association’s plans for the upcoming fiscal year. The Go RVing Coalition will also meet on June 2. The event concludes with the board meeting on June 5 where committee recommendations are reviewed.

For more information about Committee Week, contact Doreen Cashion in the meetings and shows department at (703) 620-6003 (ext. 324) or [email protected]