Retiring Rich Collins standing with new Cleer Vision GM Jimmy Harlow

Cleer Vision Announces Retirement of President Rick Collins

Promotes Jimmy Harlow to General Manager

ELKHART, Ind., Oct. 20, 2023 -- Cleer Vision, an AIRXCEL® brand, announces the retirement of Division President Rick Collins effective October 31, 2023. Collins, an industry veteran with more than 20 years of experience, has played a pivotal role in Cleer Vision's growth and success.

After founding the company and during his time as President, Collins led the company's strategic initiatives, driving innovations in window and glass technology, and expanding Cleer Vision's presence in the RV market. Under his leadership, Cleer Vision has achieved significant milestones and positioned itself as a leader in the industry.  Most recently, Collins led Cleer Vision into a new product category, baggage doors.

"It has been a privilege to lead Cleer Vision and work alongside our dedicated team," said Collins. "I am proud of the accomplishments we have achieved together, and I am confident that Cleer Vision will continue to thrive under new leadership."

Following Collins' retirement, Cleer Vision will be led by Jimmy Harlow as General Manager.

Harlow said, “I am honored and humbled to be stepping into this role and playing a part in Cleer Vision’s long history. I look forward to guiding Cleer Vision into the future by continuing our company’s commitment to delivering exceptional service and quality products to our customers.”

“Rick has been in the RV industry for more than 20 years. He has made an indelible impact on the business, but more importantly on the team around him,” said Anthony Wollschlager, Airxcel Group President. He has guided Cleer Vision through some challenging times and kept his team focused on creating industry-leading products. I have enjoyed working with Rick since the time Airxcel acquired Cleer Vision and wish him and his family happiness in this next chapter of their lives.”

Wollschlager went on to say, “Jimmy has demonstrated through his results and passion for his employees that he is ready for this opportunity.  I look forward to watching Jimmy lead Cleer Vision through its next growth period.”

About Cleer Vision: Cleer Vision is comprised of three divisions – Cleer Vision Windows, Cleer Vision Tempered Glass, and Cleer Vision Doors – working to serve the building needs of the RV industry. Cleer Vision has been an Elkhart company since its inception in 2003, joining the Airxcel family of brands in 2021.