RVDA of Canada

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Las Vegas, NV, November 12, 2021 – The RVDA of Canada has announced the 2022 Board of Directors, as elected at the AGM held during the RVDA Convention / Expo in Las Vegas.

Josée Bédard of Roulottes Chaudière in Levis, Quebec has been elected as the new Chair of the Board of the RVDA of Canada.

Josée Bédard of Roulottes Chaudière in Levis, Quebec has been elected as the new Chair of the Board of the Recreation Vehicle Dealers Association (RVDA) of Canada.

Josée brings to the position an extensive background in the RV and automotive sectors. She joined the RV industry in 2012 when she purchased Roulottes Chaudière, an RV dealership located in the Québec City region. The dealership showcases new and used product lines in a 60,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility that is large enough to display 70 units in the showroom, and includes one of the largest parts and accessories stores in Canada.

Shortly after purchasing Roulottes Chaudière, Ms. Bédard became involved in the RVDA of Québec/ACVRQ and was elected as its President in 2015.

Josée is currently finishing her 6th term as president of ACVRQ.

Ms. Bédard also put her marketing expertise to use as a director on the Go RVing Canada board which she joined in 2014. She became a member of the RVDA of Canada Board in 2016 and has served as Treasurer and Vice Chair before moving to the Chairman’s role. She is also a current director on the Canadian Camping & RV Council.

Josée volunteers within her community and she has been a director of the Fondation de l’Institut de réadaptation en déficience physque de Québec for more than ten years. She is an accomplished businesswoman, as well as a mother of two adult sons who are also involved in the business.

RVDA of Canada officers for the 2021-2022 term: 

Vice Chair: Dale Hopkins, RV City, Leduc, AB

Treasurer: Jim Gorrie, GNR Camping World, Winnipeg, MB

Past Chair: Gord Bragg, Hub City RV, Lantzville, BC

RVDA of Canada’s current Board of Directors includes:

Greg Nikkel, NR Motors Ltd., Prince George, BC

Dean Goerzen, Go RV, Nisku, AB

Kyle Kehoe, Kehoe RV, Saskatoon, SK

Travis Bromley, Transcona Trailer Sales, Winnipeg, MB

John Krohnert, Platinum RV Sales, Erin, ON

Marc Rémillard, Centre du Camping Rémillard, St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC

Jonathan Stone, Stone’s RV Centre, New Glasgow, NS

Ken Dobson, Leisure Time Sales, Quispamsis, NB