Made in America Product Showcase to feature Airstream


Bob Wheeler, president and CEO of Airstream, Inc., sits in front of an Airstream travel trailer. Airstream will be featured at the Made in America Product Showcase on July 15.

Bob Wheeler, president and CEO of Airstream, Inc., sits in front of an Airstream travel trailer. Airstream will be featured at the Made in America Product Showcase on July 15.


Photo courtesy of Airstream, Inc.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Airstream, Inc., of Jackson Center, will represent Ohio at this year’s Made in America Product Showcase.

The White House will host the Made in America Product Showcase for the third consecutive year on July 15.

“We are excited to once again host businesses from all 50 states at the White House to highlight and celebrate American-made products,” a White House official said. “In today’s booming economy, President Trump and his administration are proud to tout businesses that create jobs and support our local communities.”

Founded in 1931, Airstream manufactures the iconic “silver bullet” Airstream travel trailer and is the longest-tenured recreational vehicle manufacturer in North America. Each day, 1,000 skilled craftspeople hand build each travel trailer and upfits every Mercedes-Benz touring coach, adding daily to the brand’s reputation for quality and innovation.

“We are thrilled to represent our home state of Ohio and display our American-made, hand-built silver bullet travel trailer at the White House’s Made in America showcase,” said Bob Wheeler, president and CEO of Airstream, Inc. “We look forward to highlighting the strength and dedication of the nearly 1,000 Airstream associates who join us each day to inspire adventure.”

Bob Wheeler, president and CEO of Airstream, Inc., sits in front of an Airstream travel trailer. Airstream will be featured at the Made in America Product Showcase on July 15.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2019/07/web1_PRINT-AIR-Bob-Wheeler-v7_LR.jpgBob Wheeler, president and CEO of Airstream, Inc., sits in front of an Airstream travel trailer. Airstream will be featured at the Made in America Product Showcase on July 15. Photo courtesy of Airstream, Inc.