Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb addresses 2017 Power Breakfast crowd

Tickets for the 6th Annual RV Industry Power Breakfast, slated for the early morning hours of May 3 at the Northern Indiana Event Center–RV/MH Hall of Fame in Elkhart, Ind., go on sale online Monday (March 26) morning at RVBUSINESS.com.

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U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, a former U.S. Navy Seal and Montana congressman, is scheduled to serve as one of two keynote speakers for the upcoming event. Zinke has worked closely over the past year and a half with the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association (RVIA), the Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association (RVDA), the National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds (ARVC) and their allies in the emerging Outdoor Recreation Roundtable (ORR).

The other keynoter for this year’s Power Breakfast, which is expected to again draw a capacity crowd of more than 850 business people and civic officials, will be Democratic U.S. Sen. Joe Donnelly, a Granger, Ind., resident who is expected to kick off a statewide campaign tour that morning as part of a hotly contested Senate race that is drawing plenty of national attention.

Also taking turns at the podium during the breakfast will be U.S. Sen. Todd Young, 3rd District U.S. Rep. Jim Banks, 2nd District U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski, RVIA President Frank Hugelmeyer, RVDA President Phil Ingrassia, KOA President Toby O’Rourke and Community Foundation of Elkhart County President Pete McCown.

This year’s sponsors include Airxcel, Cummins Inc., Dometic, Forest River Inc., Kampgrounds of America Inc., RVIA, Thor Industries Inc., Spartan Motors Inc., Wells Fargo CDF and Winnebago Industries Inc.

To purchase tickets for the breakfast ($40 single, $340 for a table for 8), click on the banner on the right side of the RVBUSINESS.com home page. Power Breakfast tickets may also be purchased in person by credit card from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays at the Elkhart offices of RVBusiness magazine (2901 E. Bristol St.), which facilitates the annual event under the auspices of an independent, all-industry organizing committee.

A catered breakfast will be available for early birds at 6:45 a.m. on May 3, while the program itself kicks off at 7:15 a.m.