Podcast 98: Fifth Wheel Street founder Dave Gray on towing safety

(June 30, 2016) -- This week’s guest is Dave Gray, the founder of Fifth Wheel Street, a website he launched in 2011 in response to his inability to find credible information about fifth wheel towing when he was a full-time RVer. He’s a little frustrated that the industry doesn’t do enough to help consumers better understand how to safely use RVs. In fact, he notes that most manufacturers include little or no safety information in the owner’s packets. As a result, owners are often left to find information on their own when, in fact, they don’t even know what questions to ask dealers.

Bill to Allow Development in Pa. Parks Defeated

The latest effort to force Pennsylvania’s award-winning state parks to consider golf courses, water parks, hotels, conference centers and other private development was defeated Tuesday by Pennsylvania lawmakers. The House defeated the measure  by a vote of 123-77. Among the Lancaster County delegation, representatives John Lawrence, Michael Sturla, Steven Mentzer, Mindy Fee, Bryan Cutler and […]

Trojan Battery Announces Beering as New COO

Trojan Battery Co. LLC announced the appointment of John Beering as the company’s chief operating officer, a new role that reflects Trojan Battery’s “rapid growth and global expansion,” according to a statement. As a member of the executive management team, Beering brings more than 20 years of experience and expertise in leading, implementing and improving […]

NADA Chair: Proposed Bill Aims to Tame CFPB

Editor’s Note: The following article by National Auto Dealers Association (NADA) Chairman Jeff Carlson, appearing in Auto Remarketing, examines proposed legislation that would “tame” the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). To view the full story click here. An important number that the nation’s auto dealers should know is 2663. NADA’s battle to tame the Consumer Financial […]