RVDA convention logoValuable giveaways, details about certification and tech cert prep, and important information on members-only benefits will be available at the Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association (RVDA) booth in the Expo during the 2014 RV Dealers International Convention/Expo. The convention takes place at Bally’s on the Las Vegas strip next week, Nov. 10-14.

According to a press release, two of the newest RVDA-endorsed service providers, KPA and the Employment Network, will have representatives in Booth No. 601 to explain their programs to dealers. KPA will be giving away 10 facility compliance audits and 10 human resource audits.

In addition to greeting members in the RVDA booth, KPA’s Kathryn Carlson, vice president for HR products, will be a panelist at an education workshop on Nov. 12 at 10:15 a.m. entitled, “An In-House Body Shop: Lessons from the Trenches.” She will also present “High Performance HR: Maximize People for Profits” on Nov. 13 at 3:30 p.m.  Carlson has previously presented at the convention/expo and contributes to RV Executive Today magazine.

On Nov. 10, the Employment Network’s Mary Ellen Adams and Kristy Fallon will present a Vendor Training +Plus session for dealers interested in finding qualified employees. “RVDA Members have a HIRING TOOL… Find out about the Innovative New Hiring Tool That’s Cost-Effectively Closing the Employment Gap,” will be presented at 2:45 p.m. The presenters will also be on hand at the RVDA booth in the Expo to explain how The Employment Network’s services can benefit dealers.

Visit www.rvda.org/convention  to register for the convention and for regular updates. You can also get convention updates on LinkedIn and Facebook.