November 5, 2018
Braxton Creek Recreational Vehicles brings on Jim Jacobs as equity investor and CEO
Shipshewana, Indiana (November 5, 2018) - Braxton Creek Recreational Vehicles announced today that industry veteran Jim Jacobs is joining as an equity investor and appointed CEO of Braxton Creek RV, effective November 5. Jim Jacobs will also serve on the Company board of directors. Jacobs brings to Braxton Creek RV over three decades of recreational vehicle industry experience having grown up in the industry and having held executive level positions at King of the Road, Jayco and the Rev Group.
“Jim is a strategic, results-orientated RV executive who excels at achieving operational excellence and great industry relations”, said Kent Yoder, BCRV founder and board member. “Importantly, he is an exceptional leader and someone who can help take Braxton Creek to a high level by delivering great products for our customers”.
“I am truly excited about joining BCRV, and the team Kent and the other shareholders have created, said Jacobs. For me, the RV business has always been about relationships, and creating a company culture that really lives by that Golden Rule is a dream. That approach is exactly the type of company the founders of BCRV envisioned when they started out and I’m thankful to be part of it.”
“We are extremely excited about the outlook for Braxton Creek RV with Jim coming on board. We have a few other things we are working on in the coming weeks to announce to continue to bring excitement, new energy and expertise for our customers, dealer partners and employees”, said Kent Yoder.