Great Alaskan Holidays, one of Alaska’s largest RV rental, sales, and service business headquartered in Anchorage, has been selected by Google LLC to represent the state of Alaska, according to a release.

In addition, Great Alaskan Holidays is being featured in Google’s annual Economic Impact Report (EIR) to be released this week. Google’s EIR represents the country’s best businesses most effectively and efficiently utilizing, and showcasing the use of, the Internet to grow their business, the release stated.

The purpose of the EIR is to highlight Google’s local economic impact in each of the 50 states and Washington D.C. For Alaska, Great Alaskan Holidays was selected as a significant contributor to Alaska’s economy and, more specifically, its tourism industry. Google’s search and advertising tools helped provide $283 billion of economic activity for American businesses, website publishers, and non-profits across the U.S. in 2017.

“To represent the state of Alaska in Google’s Economic Impact Report is a significant honor for Great Alaskan Holidays,” stated Bob Johnson,Great Alaskan Holidays’ director of marketing. “Their Adwords and Analytics assets are tools critical to not only our daily operations, but also to the high-level of customer satisfaction we strive towards non-stop, year-round”.

“People turn to the web to learn, discover, find, and buy things. Being online can have a big impact; it’s where businesses can connect with their customers”, stated Mary Ellen Coe, president of Google Marketing Solutions. “At Google, we see the power of the web working for American businesses, and we believe that with hard work and the help of technology, every business can grow”.

For more information about Great Alaskan Holidays and Google’s Economic Impact Report, visit www.google.com/economicimpact for the Alaska feature. Visit https://economicimpact.google.com/static/reports/2017/ei-report-2017.pdf for the full report.

Great Alaskan Holidays is an Alaskan-based firm located at 9800 Old Seward Highway in Anchorage, and specializes in RV rental, sales, and service. Since 1985 the firm has grown from rental company with five motorhomes in its inventory to the largest of its kind in Alaska. It currently features a 27,000-square-foot facility on eight acres of land, and hundreds of RVs available for rent or sale. Twice named Winnebago Industries’ Motorhome Rental Dealership of the Year, Great Alaskan Holidays offers a wide variety of styles and floorplans.