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February '21

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6 • RV PRO • February 2021 rv-pro.com ©2021 National Business Media, Inc., all rights reserved. RV PRO (USPS 024-712) is published monthly plus an extra issue in November by National Business Media, Inc., 2800 W. Midway Blvd., Broomfield, CO 80020.; (303) 469-0424; Fax (303) 469-5730. Subscription rates in the U.S.: One year, $45; Two years, $80; Three years, $108; Canada: One year, $76; Two years, $142; Three years, $201 (U.S. funds); Mexico/International: One year, $98; Two years, $186; Three years, $267 (U.S. funds). Periodicals Postage Paid at Broomfield, CO 80020-9998 and additional mailing offices. USPS/National Business Media Automatable Poly. POSTMASTER: Please send address changes to RV PRO, PO Box 460702, Escondido, CA 92046-0702. All items submitted to RV PRO become the sole property of RV PRO and National Business Media, Inc. and cannot be reproduced without the written consent of the publisher. Advertisers and/or their agencies, jointly and severally, assume all liabilities for printed advertisements in RV PRO. Opinions expressed in RV PRO may not necessarily reflect the opinion of the magazine, its management or its advertisers. Letters, photographs and manuscripts welcome. DEPARTMENTS: Editor's Note . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Product Highlights . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 60 Ad Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 79 In Case You Missed It . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 80 About The Cover: From left to right, inTech RV's Keith Fishburn, Adam Maxwell and Tom Franko are pictured in front of one of the RV maker's Sol travel trailers. inTech has created a successful niche for itself by focusing on the lightweight travel trailer market. (Photo courtesy of inTech) RV AFTERMARKET Getting RVs Connected Wilson Electronics addresses the needs of cellular signal boosting technology for mobile environments. PAGE 38 Special Product Focus: New for 2021 Products This month's special product focus is dedicated to new for 2021 products, including power products, electronics, appliances and towing products, just to name a few. PAGE 44 RV INSIGHT Q&A with NRVTA's Terry Cooper Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, the National RV Training Academy's big red schoolhouse continues to thrive and deliver much-needed technician training. PAGE 62 Doing Business in a Virtual World As COVID-19 lingers, the RV industry is pivoting to virtual events for sales, training and industry connectedness. PAGE 68 PRO Business Advice: Don Reed Guest columnist Don Reed with DealerPRO Training Solutions makes the case for letting dealership employees be a source of ideas for growing the business, provided top management is open to engagement and the implementation of practical advice. PAGE 72 PRO Business Advice: Mel Selway Guest columnist Mel Selway with P.A.R.T.S. Inc. notes that COVID-19 forced many dealerships to change the way they did business in 2020. Selway says the start of a new year could be a good time to evaluate whether to continue any of those practices as the pandemic recedes. PAGE 76 CONTENTS CONTENTS PAGE 38 "As the dealer or department manager, you are responsible for being the leader who makes the decisions needed to prosper and grow your business. Once you have made the decision to implement a new process, it must become company policy – which means it is not optional." Turn to page 72 for more highlights

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