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Podcast 078 - Andy Robinowitz of Social Knowledge

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Release Date: 05/26/2020

Podcast 096 - Normandy Farm's Marcia Galvin Returns show art Podcast 096 - Normandy Farm's Marcia Galvin Returns

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We welcomed Marcia Galvin, one of the most respected women in the Outdoor Hospitality Industry to cover these topics, and many more on the show this week. Drawing from her incredible family history at Normandy Farms Family Camping Resort in Massachusetts, and her dedication and volunteer work with ARVC and the MA Campground Owners Association, hear just how crazy it was this year, the challenges campground owners faced, and her experienced-based view of what 2021 may hold for campers and campground owners.

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Podcast 095 - Protecting your RV Investment with EasyCare show art Podcast 095 - Protecting your RV Investment with EasyCare

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Protecting your RV Investment How Dealers Can Help You Understand your Options Do you own an RV? Are you thinking about buying an RV? Do you know the options dealers have available to make sure you protect your investment in an RV and the RV lifestyle? This week we talk to NERVDA Associate Member, EasyCare, and their RV Brand Manager, Walt Burns. This will be a discussion of various plans available to consumers from the dealer you buy your RV from. It is an educational and informative discussion of the impo

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Podcast 094 - Pandemic Affects Care Camps charity facing $1,000,000 shortfall show art Podcast 094 - Pandemic Affects Care Camps charity facing $1,000,000 shortfall

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There are many stories about the impact of the pandemic on many charitable causes in our local communities and on the national stage. One of those charities that is near and dear to the camping communities and RV industry is Care Camps, a wonderful non-profit organization that sends kids with cancer to camps for smiling vacations away from the daily pressures of fighting cancer at such a young age. Yes, we all have friends and relatives who have suffered and died from cancer, and yes, we are making signific

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Podcast 093 - Full-Timers and Athletes Jeff and Deb Spencer show art Podcast 093 - Full-Timers and Athletes Jeff and Deb Spencer

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When I reached out to Jeff and Deb Spencer to see if they would like to join us for a conversation on how they approached their full-timing life and what they are doing on this journey. They were busy when we connected – they were in between completing the 488-mile Colorado Trail and the Grand Canyon R2/R3 (Rim to Rim….. to possibly another Rim) in under 24 hours! Not exactly something most RVers undertake while enjoying the RV lifestyle. We didn’t realize they were also triathletes and outdoors enthu

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Podcast 092 - Northeast Region Camping Charity show art Podcast 092 - Northeast Region Camping Charity

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If you have never experienced camping at Normandy Farms Family Camping Resort, then you should join the Northeast Region Camping Charity at their 7th Annual Family Fun Fest. NRCC is a 501c3 Non-Profit organization helping families feel like families again! We strive to make wishes come true for children with debilitating handicaps or illness. Tax deductible donations can be sent to: NRCC 118 Scenic Dr Cranston, RI 02920. Make your reservations now at discounted rates and enjoy a fun-filled family vacation w

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Podcast 091 - GAOA - Great American Outdoors Act show art Podcast 091 - GAOA - Great American Outdoors Act

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We talk about the Great American Outdoors Act and meet Chris Bornemann, Director of Government Affairs, RV Industry Association

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Podcast 086 - Guests Cherie and Chris of Mobile Internet Resource Center show art Podcast 086 - Guests Cherie and Chris of Mobile Internet Resource Center

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We could never do them justice with just a one-hour conversation with Cherie Ve Ard and Chris Dunphy of Technomadia, also creators of the tremendously popular Mobile Internet Resource Center. Chris was the Director of Competitive Analysis (aka 'spy') for Palm & PalmSource (remember the Palm Pilot?) where it was his job to constantly stay on top of every aspect of the mobile industry. Before that, he was the founding technical editor of boot magazine. Cherie has been self-employed and location independent si

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Podcast 087 - Chris Dougherty of Motorhome Magazine and More! show art Podcast 087 - Chris Dougherty of Motorhome Magazine and More!

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We don’t slow down in the summer, in fact we up our game to keep you coming back to RVing in New England. This week we welcome back one of the most qualified technical experts in our industry today, Chris Dougherty. We asked Chris to provide his insight into the incredible upsurge in RV sales and the many new first-timers we now have on the road and in our campgrounds as summer temperatures sore almost as high as RV sales numbers! He will also discuss some important areas of concern for all RVers, new and

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Podcast 090 - Janine Pettit of Girl Camper Returns show art Podcast 090 - Janine Pettit of Girl Camper Returns

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anine Pettit, the founder of the fast-growing Girl Camper Community will make a return visit to RVing in New England this week. Fresh off the launch of their new Girl Camper Magazine, with chapters organizing around the country, podcasts, and her popular Camper College for women – we will have plenty to talk about Wednesday evening. Janine is also a popular contributor on the industry’s Go RVing website and is one of the busiest women in our business today. There will also be a special announcement abou

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Podcast 089 - Bayley's Campground Celebrates 50 Years show art Podcast 089 - Bayley's Campground Celebrates 50 Years

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When a business is planning for their 50th Anniversary celebration, the focus is almost always on the loyal customers that continue to come back year after year, generation after generation. That’s exactly what the Bayley family thought last year – as they planned for this year. 2020 is not the year that most of us envisioned, and certainly not in the RV and outdoor hospitality industries. We are not going to focus on how we got to where we are today, instead we are going to have an informal conversatio

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Many RV enthusiasts engage with one of the many RV communities under the Social Knowledge umbrella and probably don’t know the man or the story behind the site they often frequent.

What if you could ask one question to Andy Robinowitz, the founder of Social Knowledge and home to 32 RV-related websites and forums that communicate with their 1,000,000 members every day. What would that question be?

Well, this week you have that opportunity and hopefully you will join us and ask Andy himself.

Andy founded the company 20 years ago with an Airstream Forum, but you may know some of his more popular communities like: RV Life, RV Trip Wizard, DIYRV, Campground Reviews and the very popular iRV2 forum. Learn how he created sites that have generated over 1.5 million discussions and over 15,000,000 posts by members of his many RV communities. Get your questions ready, this is going to be fun!