b'Skyline Champion Inc. Suspends Operations at 18 Plants CALENDAR OF EVENTSSkylineChampionInc. hassus- serve, and the communities in which company determines it has qualified for AUGUSTpended operations at 13 of its plants to we operate, while simultaneously en- an exemption to operate, or as COVID-19comply with orders in the states of Cal- suring business continuity across our and recent oil price impacts are mitigated 18-19: TACOs Meeting & Trade Showifornia, Pennsylvania, Louisiana, Ken- operations, said Mark Yost, Skyline to allow the company and its suppliers to Lone Star Convention & Expo Centertucky and New York that have required Champions CEO and president. We restart partial or full operations. Conroe, Texasa suspension of operations for many are well-positioned to navigate the un- As part of Skyline Champions core Contact: (877) 518-1989businesses as part of efforts to mitigate certainty of the current environment principles to safeguard its communi-the spread of COVID-19, according to due to our strong liquidity position, ties, employees have been encouraged SEPTEMBERa press release. highly flexible, low cash-cost operating to work from home where possible, in-Inaddition,SkylineChampionis model, as well as our diversified cus- crease social distancing, and increase 22-23: VCAs Annual Meetingclosing its five Canadian manufacturing tomer channels and geographic mix. sanitation standards. In addition, the Wilderness Presidential Resortfacilities due to reductions in demand. The company has 38 manufacturing company has enacted a relief program Spotsylvania, Va.Skyline Champion is focused on facilities in the U.S. and Canada. for employees impacted by COVID-19 Contact: (703) 291-0657the safety and well-being of our em- It is anticipated that these plant clo- toprovideenhancedcompensationployees, distributors and customers we sures will continue until such time as the and benefits on a limited basis. WCM 25-27: N.H. Campground OwnersAssociations Camping & RV ShowN.H. SportsplexARVCs COVID-19 Blog Helps Provide Resources to Owners Bedford, N.H.Contact: (603) 736-5540The National Association of RV Parks tion (CDC) resources, including cleaning and 29-30: CampCalNOW Summitand Campgrounds(ARVC) continues to up- disinfecting guidelines, information on how to Launch Pointe at Lake Elsinoredateitscoronavirusblog,Coronavirus: protect yourself, your employees and your Lake Elsinore, Calif.What You Can Do to Protect Your Park, on campers, communication resources.etc. Contact: (530) 885-1624a daily basis.A COVID-19 resource page.The blog is filled with key information onUpdates on Small Business Adminis- OCTOBERnational, state and local levels, and is de- tration (SBA) loans and other information State-specificupdates,includingasigned to give park owners and state asso- from the SBA. state, county and city lists of restrictions, 26-28: CONYs 57th Annual Exposi-ciation executives access to up-to-dateA section on advocacy and the efforts closures and executive orders. tion for the Outdoor Hospitality information on orders, policies.etc. that ARVC is performing to ensure campgroundsARVCs daily updates on any changes. Industrymay be impacting their parks. and RV parks in the U.S. remain open. You can access it at arvc.org. If you have The Conference & Event Center Some of the key features:Recordings of ARVCs emergency we- questions, you can contact ARVC by email- Niagara Falls Centers for Disease Control and Preven- binar series.ing [email protected]
or calling (303) 681-0401. Niagara Falls, N.Y.Contact: (800) 497-2669CCLOA Sees Reps from 29 Parks at Annual Conference in March NOVEMBERTheColoradoCampground& highest representation weve had dur- three-minute alert that were going to 2-5: ARVCs Outdoor HospitalityLodging Owners Association(CCLOA) ing my time with CCLOA. resume again, I know weve achieved Conference & Expohelditsannualconferenceatthe Attendancewasalsooverwhelm- quality networking, she said. Those Ocean Center Daytona BeachAmericanLegion ingly high for the preconference ses- who network with our industry sup- Daytona Beach, Fla.Hall inLoveland, siononprofitcenters/ancillary plier members and other park owners Contact: (303) 681-0401 ext.120Colo., in early March. income, she added.gain so much added value for their 8-12: Yogi Bears Jellystone ExecutiveDirector Arlington shared what she felt was the parks and for their own professional Park Camp-Resort Symposium MaryArlington re- most rewarding part of the conference. development. & Trade Showportedwith29 When I have to break through the The next conference is planned for Hilton Knoxville, Knoxville, Tenn.Mary Arlington campgroundsregis- noise level of so many people talking the first week of March 2021 at the Contact: (513) 831-2100tered,thiswasthe and laughing to give folks a five- and same location in Loveland. WCM16-19: Kampgrounds of AmericaInc.s 2019 International Convention & ExpoSouthpoint Hotel & CasinoLas Vegas, Nev.Contact: [email protected]
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