Thor California Taps Hot Western U.S. Market

September 28, 2004 by · Comments Off on Thor California Taps Hot Western U.S. Market 

A small group of RV executives who approached Thor Industries Inc. Chairman Wade Thompson in the mid-1990s – Thor California Inc.’s current president, Tom Powell, among them – had a vision for the establishment of a West Coast startup company that would be a strong competitor in the U.S. towable RV market. At the time, Thompson, a New York entrepreneur, was in the midst of an acquisition spree that turned Thor Industries into the largest towable manufacturer in the country. All of those RV... Read more