Escapees RV Club Commercial Membership Program
Want information on
becoming an Escapees commercial member?
Here are frequently asked questions about the Escapees commercial membership:
What benefits do I receive as a commercial member?
The purpose of the
commercial membership (CM) is to promote a partnership between the members and
To publicize your business
and help members to find you, a special CM directory is located at
www.escapees.com. This site receives 2.4 million hits a month! Be one of the
businesses attracting shoppers with your listing!
The annual Escapees
Travel Guide has a CM directory section--again making it easy for
members to find you. The annual directory is mailed to every Escapees family in
January. You will be listed by company name and business category in the CM
directory and by state/city in the discount parks section. Being in both
sections makes it easier for members to find your listing.
there any other benefits?
You receive one category
(and location) listing with your commercial membership, and you can add
additional business categories and/or locations for just a $10 annual fee for
each. We have picked over 120 general category listings such as RV dealer, RV
service and repair, diesel service and maintenance, towing accessories, etc.
(The additional $10 annual fee for each additional category will cover both the
Internet site and published directory listing.)
Commercial members may
increase their customer exposure by adding an enhanced (hyper) link to their Web
page. There is a $150 annual fee and is only available to commercial members.
CMs with the enhanced link option will also receive an extra line
of type— another 70 characters and spaces—for additional company, product, or
The Website,www.escapees.com, is
accessible to all RVers, members and visitors alike, and receives over two
million hits a month.
Commercial members receive
extra Escapade benefits! First, you may register to set up your booth a day
early—on Friday morning instead of Saturday--giving you an extra day to set
up your booth. Second, you are invited to sign up to give a 30-minute
presentation in the Vendor Information Program (VIP) (Info-Mercial)—dedicated
to totally commercial seminars. You are welcome to compare, contrast, and
mention prices. These Escapade benefits are reserved for commercial members.
Yes, we will send you a
complimentary one-year subscription (6 issues) to Escapees magazine if
you check the box on the application form. If you are not familiar with the
Escapees RV Club, the magazine will introduce you to our extensive array of
benefits. We limit advertising to approximately 40% of magazine space,
which is one reason we are providing the commercial membership program to aid
businesses desiring access to this proven RVing market.
When will I be listed on the Internet page and in the Escapees Travel Guide?
The Internet listing will be
placed as soon as your application is processed and your new commercial number
is issued. You will be included in the next Escapees Travel Guide, and if you join prior to May 1, you will be listed in the
next directory supplement that is sent to all members with the July/Aug
noticed that Escapees RV Club owns some campgrounds and publishes the
Escapees Travel Guide. As a commercial member, do I get the member
Commercial memberships are
issued in the company’s name, not in a personal name; therefore, commercial
members will be charged nonmember rates at the campgrounds.
The good news: The
Escapees RV Club is open to anyone interested in RVing. You may choose to
join as a commercial member and add a personal membership to obtain all the
benefits of a personal membership such as below-market camping fees. The
Escapees RV Club welcomes everyone, from the armchair traveler to the
full-timer! Each membership has its own class of benefits! Choose which
membership benefits you best!
does this cost?
Gain nationwide exposure for
your business for $3.25 a month! Yes, only $39 a year, plus a one-time $10
enrollment fee! No hidden costs—$39 a year. You will be listed on the Internet
site that receives over two million hits a month and in the Escapees Travel
Guide mailed to 35,000 families!
Plus, you may request a
one-year complimentary magazine subscription with your membership! Many members
think the magazine is worth more than that!
You may choose to add
additional listings with a $10 annual fee and an enhanced link/second line of
text at $150 per year, but neither is required. Just $39 plus $10 enrollment
do I join?
It is simple! Download the application. Complete and mail the application with your check or
credit card information to:
Membership, 100 Rainbow Dr., Livingston, TX 77351.
Or, if using a credit card, you may fax it to 936-327-4388.
Join today and start attracting new customers!