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PCOA’s 60th Convention & Trade Show to Shape the Future of Campgrounds and RV Parks in Pennsylvania

The Pennsylvania Campground Owners Association (PCOA) is gearing up for its 60th Annual Convention & Trade Show, a pivotal event set to reshape the future of the camping and RV park industry in Pennsylvania.

Scheduled from December 3-6, at the Kalahari Resort in Pocono Manor, the convention promises to be a melting pot of ideas, innovations, and strategies. 

With a rich history of fostering growth and development in the camping sector, the PCOA’s annual gathering has been a much-anticipated event for industry stakeholders.

This year, the focus is on celebrating the achievements of the past year and charting a course for the future. The convention aims to bring together a diverse group of members, business partners, and sponsors. These interactions are expected to lead to the unveiling of new products and services tailored for the camping and RV park industry.

The PCOA represents RV parks and campgrounds in Pennsylvania. Its commitment to enhancing the camping experience in the state is evident through its continuous efforts to provide valuable information and resources to its members.

The trade show segment of the convention is particularly significant. It offers a platform for participants to pitch their products and services to some of the biggest players in the Pennsylvania camping and RV park industry. This is an unparalleled opportunity for businesses to connect with decision-makers, understand their challenges, and tailor solutions to meet specific needs.

The convention’s agenda is packed with a range of activities. From ServSafe Food Safety Management Training to Pesticide Training sessions, the event promises comprehensive learning experiences. The trade show, board meetings, and keynote sessions are expected to be major highlights.

Workshops form a crucial part of the convention. Topics such as automation processes, digital marketing for campgrounds, and cybersecurity essentials will be covered. Industry experts are slated to share their insights, ensuring attendees leave with actionable strategies.

Another notable workshop will delve into the challenges and legal considerations surrounding long-term guests. Christine Taylor, a leading outdoor hospitality attorney, will provide actionable strategies for effective guest management.

The convention will also address the evolving digital landscape. With sessions on maximizing site traffic, and the importance of cybersecurity, attendees will be equipped to navigate the digital challenges of the modern age.

The 60th Annual PCOA Convention & Trade Show serves as an opportunity for campground and RV park owners to come together, learn, network, and drive the industry forward. With its rich agenda and expert-led workshops, the convention promises to be a game-changer for the outdoor hospitality industry in Pennsylvania.

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February 25, 2024 11:05 am

Exciting sessions on sustainability at PCOA’s 60th Convention aim to shape a greener future for campgrounds in Pennsylvania.

April 3, 2024 2:36 am
Reply to  PenelopeSpark

Have you heard about the latest eco-friendly materials like recycled plastic lumber and solar-powered amenities transforming campgrounds for a sustainable future?


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