Traffic at last year's Louisville Show

Fifty-nine manufacturers and 192 suppliers were assigned display space totaling 706,503 square feet for the Recreational Vehicle Industry Association’s (RVIA) 50th Annual National RV Trade Show in Louisville, Ky., during the annual space drawing held July 20 at association headquarters in Reston, Va.

In the manufacturer category, Gulf Stream Coach Inc., Nappanee, Ind., drew the first assignment, followed by Aliner/Somerset Camping Trailers, Mount Pleasant, Pa.

Alpha Systems of Elkhart, Ind., drew first in the supplier exceptional use category. First draws also went to Al-Ko of Elkhart in the 6-11 standard booth category and Marlene Sine & Associates Inc. of South Haven, Mich., in the 1-5 standard booth category.

Exhibit space assignment was completed by using a lottery system established by RVIA’s National Show Committee and approved by the board of directors. Tom Lutz of ASA Electronics attended the space drawing.

The National RV Trade Show is scheduled for Nov. 27-29 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville.

Limited exhibit space is still available for the show. For manufacturer space, contact Mike Hutya, vice president of Meetings and Shows at (800) 336-0154 (ext. 332). For supplier space, contact Kelly Smith at ext. 365 at the same phone number.