Kristi’s Blog

The Accidental Publisher

I have made investing in my education and networking with industry leaders a priority.  Over the course of my life with Welcome Home RGV, I have attended conferences, seminars, and conventions on topics ranging from social media strategies to the recreational vehicle industry, as a whole. Much of the work we have done at Welcome […]

Winter Texan Task Force

I’d like to ask for your help.  If you haven’t noticed, our Winter Texan numbers aren’t quite what they used to be.  Now, don’t get me wrong, they are still good – but there is no doubt that there is room for improvement. Our market is changing.  New retirees are different than the ones we’ve […]

Winner Winner Chicken Dinner

This is the best time of the season if you ask me.  The hustle and bustle of January is behind us, and we can take the month of February to kick back and have some fun.  I know most of you have hobbies; the evidence is clear as we visit your RV resorts—from craft rooms […]

Let’s paint a picture

It never ceases to amaze me how many people are touched by this column and how many of them aren’t even Winter Texans.  A friend recently told me she felt she had “a window to my soul.”  (That can give a person writer’s block in a hurry.)  I write from the heart and about what’s […]

Wishing You Health & Flexibility in 2015

I don’t know about you, but the last few weeks have been wonderful for me, surrounded by family and friends. Around our office, the holidays are very slow, as most of our clients and Winter Texans are busy either closing out the year or celebrating with their friends. This season, we’ve been ahead of ourselves […]

Leave the Lights On

As we get ready to ring in the New Year, I find myself very thankful—thankful for all the blessings in my life (especially the people who have lit the way for me over the last 40 plus years). I don’t often think about how we get where we are. I mean, if you are like […]