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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 06:56:14 GMT

Good News for Outdoor Gear Companies: Minority Camping On the Rise  -  Eurweb.com
*Two simple words are changing the ways U.S. companies advertise their products: buying power. And a recent survey commissioned by Kampgrounds of America reveals that the camping and outdoors world is quickly becoming more diverse. Out of nearly ...
Thu, 15 Sep 2016 12:06:14 GMT

Mt. Juliet area man spends near $11000 in dispute with HOA  -  The Tennessean
“If I wanted to live in the Kampgrounds of America, I would have moved to the Kampgrounds of America,” Oakley said. “It's called property rights.” The legal brawl dates back March of 2007, when Wilson County Chancellor C.K. Smith concluded an amendment ...
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 00:24:51 GMT

Good News: Reno man receives national Scouting honor  -  Reno Gazette Journal
Rogers is the former chairman and CEO of Kampgrounds of America, Inc. As a board member of KOA Care Camps for Kids, Rogers has helped raise more than $10 million to help young cancer patients and their siblings enjoy camping and outdoor ...
Fri, 19 Aug 2016 03:42:46 GMT

Travel Tip: More Americans are Going Camping This Summer  -  Peter Greenberg.com Travel News
According to a survey conducted by Kampgrounds of America, about 28 percent of Americans are camping each year. That's an increase from 24 percent in 2012. Last year alone, one million households went camping for the very first time. And now, folks are ...
Sun, 29 May 2016 00:17:20 GMT

One killed, another injured in Millersville motorcycle crash  -  CapitalGazette.com
One person was killed and another seriously injured after a motorcycle struck a tree at a Millersville campground. According to the Anne Arundel County Fire Department, authorities responded to a call on a crash at the Kampgrounds of America campground ...
Tue, 26 Apr 2016 22:07:57 GMT

Best Camping Shoes For Navigating Park Trails And Rafting Trips  -  Footwear News
However, good old-fashioned camping trips are making a comeback, according to the 2106 North American Camping Report, an annual independent study supported by the Kampgrounds of America Inc. More than 1 million households in North America ...
Mon, 25 Apr 2016 12:01:20 GMT
New, Multicultural Generation of Campers Benefitting from Time Spent Outdoors  -  Business Wire (press release)
Of these new campers, 18 percent are African-American, 11 percent are Hispanic, and 44 percent are millennials, according to the 2016 North American Camping Report, an annual independent study supported by Kampgrounds of America, Inc. (KOA).
Tue, 19 Apr 2016 23:29:07 GMT

Billings culinary students cook up clicks for KOA website  -  Billings Gazette
Mike Gast, vice president of communications for Kampgrounds of America, photographs food prepared by the Culinary Arts Class at the Billings Food Bank on Tuesday morning. The photos of camping food will be used internationally by KOA in its printed ...
Fri, 19 Feb 2016 16:31:05 GMT

KOA's top boss guiding company through new challenges in digital world  -  Billings Gazette
Hittmeier, 62 of Billings, was named top executive at KOA in December, following the retirement of longtime CEO Jim Rogers. Most recently, Hittmeier was president of the company, and he previously led the company's franchisee services department and ...
Thu, 04 Feb 2016 14:14:03 GMT

Despite push to find a safe place, some campground hosts saying no to homeless RVs  -  MyNorthwest.com
Despite the push to find a place for these homeless RV and car campers to go, Mike Gast, Vice President of Kampgrounds of America, said their sites are not the right place to move the roadside campers. “Bluntly, we can make a lot more profit off of a ...