FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – RV Retailer LLC announced today (July 21) that Airstream of Tampa has been recognized by Airstream Inc. as the No. 1 ranked Airstream dealer in the world for overall sales.
RV Retailer’s Airstream of Tampa won two categories of the competition for No. 1 in Airstream sales in the United States, including overall sales and travel trailer sales in the U.S. and the East Region. In addition, RV Retailer’s Airstream store in the Austin, Texas market was the No. 1 ranked Airstream dealer in the Central Region for travel trailers.
“Our team at RV Retailer is excited to win the accolade of #1 volume Airstream dealership in the world for a second consecutive year,” stated Jon Ferrando, chief executive officer and president of RV Retailer LLC. “The Airstream product has been in incredible demand this past year, and we appreciate the support we get from the Airstream team.
“This is a great accomplishment to defend our title and repeat as the #1 Airstream dealer in the world for overall sales,” Ferrando continued. “We couldn’t achieve these sales levels without the hard work and dedication of our incredible Airstream store teams. We thank all of our Airstream associates for the world-class experience they provide to our Airstream customers.”
“We couldn’t be more pleased to present Airstream of Tampa with the No. 1 retail location award for the second consecutive year,” said Bob Wheeler, president and CEO of Airstream. “Without the hard work and tireless dedication of the team there, they never would have accomplished what they have in such a short period of time. Congrats to everyone that played a part!”
Airstream recognized RV Retailer with the following top dealer rankings for 2021:
- Top Overall Dealer – United States– Airstream of Tampa
- Top Travel Trailer Dealer – Airstream of Tampa
- Top Travel Trailer Central Region – Camper Clinic II (Airstream of Austin)
- Top Travel Trailer East Region – Airstream of Tampa
“Congratulations to our leadership teams for creating a great customer experience and a winning culture,” Ferrando added. “The Airstream of Tampa team is led by our General Manager Jessica Hermann, Market VP Anthony Sahli and Don Strollo president of the East Region. The Airstream team in the Austin, Texas market is led by Brian Davis, general manager, and Larry Hall, president of our Texas Region.”
About RV Retailer LLC
RV Retailer LLC is a leading recreational vehicle retail company in the United States with the goal of providing an outstanding sales, service and ownership experience for recreational vehicle customers with a focus on new and used sales, service and parts, and customer financial services. RV Retailer is led by co-founders Jon Ferrando, chief executive officer and president, and John Rizzo, executive vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer. Ferrando and Rizzo were instrumental in building America’s largest automotive retailer from start-up to over $20 billion in revenue. RV Retailer’s leadership team has over 250 years of automotive and RV retail industry experience.
RV Retailer has 58 RV stores in Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Missouri, Ohio, New York, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah and Wyoming. Regional store brands include: RV One Superstores (www.rvone.com), Motor Home Specialist (www.mhsrv.com), ExploreUSA (www.exploreusa.com), Sonny’s Camp-N-Travel, Cousins RV (www.cousinsrv.com), Camper Clinic, Lifestyle RVs, Family RV Group, Mid-State RV (www.midstaterv.com), Northgate RV and Tom’s Camperland (www.tomscamperland.com), all of which sell a wide range of new and used RV brands with thousands of RVs in inventory.