Organizers Finalizing Details for May 11 Power Breakfast

More than 1,000 people are expected to attend the 2023 RV Industry Power Breakfast, which is set for Thursday, May 11, at the Northern Indiana Event Center, part of the RV/MH Hall of Fame located on the northeast side of Elkhart, Ind.

This year’s breakfast buffet starts at 6:45 a.m. and the general program at 7:15 a.m. The 2023 breakfast is sponsored by Airxcel Inc., Cummins Inc., Dometic, Forest River Inc., KOA, RVIA, RVDA, Spartan RV Chassis, THOR Industries Inc., Wells Fargo CDF, and Winnebago Industries.

Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb and nationally recognized economist Peter Morici are set to co-anchor the 2023 RV Industry Power Breakfast, an annual event that focuses the U.S. and Canadian recreational vehicle industry’s attention on the RV-building center of Elkhart.

The event also will include an industry panel featuring RV Industry Association (RVIA) Executive Vice President James Ashurst and RV Dealers Association (RVDA) President Phil Ingrassia, who will be joined by their respective association chairmen, Forest River Inc.’s Kevin McArt and central Indiana dealer Nathan Hart of Walnut Ridge Family RV Sales. Also addressing the breakfast crowd will be KOA President and CEO Toby O’Rourke, who will discuss campground trends affecting the industry at large.

While the event is sold out, those unable to attend the Power Breakfast, coordinated by an ad hoc industry committee and facilitated by RVBusiness magazine, can tune into a live webcast of the program, a link for which will be accessible at A recorded encore of the event will be available following the breakfast on RVB’s YouTube channel.

For more information, contact event coordinator Judy Schutz at (574) 849-0578 or [email protected].