Good Sam RV Park & Resort Network Announces Sponsorship of 2011 Outdoor Hospitality Conference and Expo
November 2, 2011 (Englewood, CO) The Good Sam RV Park & Resort Network announces its sponsorship of the Low Country Dinner Boil at the 2011 Outdoor Hospitality Conference and Expo presented by the National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds (ARVC).
The ARVC conference runs Nov. 30th through Dec. 2nd at the Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa and is the annual meeting of the campground industry. The Low Country Dinner Boil event hosted by Good Sam RV Parks & Resorts will be held at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 30th at the Westin and will feature dining and musical entertainment.
“I am excited about the upcoming dinner event that Good Sam RV Parks & Resorts is sponsoring at the annual 2011 Outdoor Hospitality Conference and Expo,” said Marcus Lemonis, CEO and Chairman of Good Sam. “Good Sam plans to take an even larger role in the campground industry, and this sponsorship is just the beginning of that effort. We have some exciting announcements planned at this dinner to aggressively grow the Good Sam RV Park & Resort network over the coming years and to dramatically increase the business our affiliated parks receive from our Good Sam members.”
Lemonis added, “Our company has been actively working to bring more energy and investment to bear on building the Good Sam brand among consumers, reinventing our brand, benefits, and member service to ensure they are world class. We will now bring that same level of energy and investment to bear on building our Good Sam network and building the business of those parks who partner with us.”
ARVC President and CEO Paul Bambei, for his part, said he welcomes the sponsorship of the Good Sam RV Park & Resort Network, which has over 1,600 campground members, many of which are also members of ARVC. “Good Sam Parks clearly appreciate the value of the educational seminars, networking opportunities and the campground industry’s largest tradeshow, which the Outdoor Hospitality Conference and Expo provide,” Bambei said.
Additional information about how a park or resort can affiliate with the Good Sam RV Park & Resort Network will be available at the Good Sam RV Park & Resort booth in the trade expo area, December 1st and 2nd as part of the 2011 Outdoor Hospitality Conference and Expo.
The National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds is the national voice of the outdoor hospitality industry. For additional information or for leads on parks in your news coverage area, please visit www.arvc.org and www.gocampingamerica.com.
About The Good Sam Club
The Good Sam Club, www.goodsamclub.com, is the world’s largest RV owner’s organization with over one million member families. Founded in 1966, the club offers its members a wide variety of services, including the Good Sam Extended Service Plan, Emergency Road Service, RV and Vehicle Insurance, RV Financing, Good Sam Visa Card, Life & Health Insurance and member discounts at parks, campgrounds and RV events. Good Sam Club members also receive a subscription to Highways, the club’s popular RV travel magazine. Additionally, the club represents more than 1,500 local RV chapters designed to bring RVers together from similar geographic regions for group camping excursions. Extremely committed to its RV members as well as to the environment, the club is a founder of the annual National Cleanup Day program and an advocate of public land access, Adopt-A-Highway programs and Adopt-A-Park programs.
EVP-Human Resources, Social Responsibility and Communication