Forest River

Forest River is a manufacturer of various types of vehicles. Its offerings include recreational vehicles, cargo trailers, utility trailers, pontoon boats, buses, etc.

Employee Rating

3.5
TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyBerkshire Hathaway
HQElkhart, IN, US
Founded1996
Websiteforestriverinc.com
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
Forest River was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Elkhart, IN, US

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Key People/Management at Forest River

Darrel Ritchie

Darrel Ritchie

Chief Financial Officer
Jim Shupert

Jim Shupert

Director of Purchasing at Forest River Glaval Bus Div
Kelsey Miller

Kelsey Miller

Director Of Purchasing
Rick Schraw

Rick Schraw

Director of Manufacturing
Damon Gleim

Damon Gleim

Director Of Transportation
Gary Koontz

Gary Koontz

Director of IT
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Forest River Office Locations

Forest River has offices in Elkhart and Goshen
Elkhart, IN, US (HQ)
900 Co Rd 1
Elkhart, IN, US
28936 Phillips St
Elkhart, IN, US
3731 California Rd
Goshen, IN, US
2367 Century Dr
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Forest River Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

1996
Forest River is a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway

Forest River Operating Metrics

Mar, 2021

Brands

46

Registered Members

130 k

Patents (US)

3

Product Lines

5
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Forest River Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Battisti Customs Inc.
Cargo Mate
Champion Bus
Coachmen RV Group West Coast Regional Service Center, LLC
ElDorado National
ElDorado National Kansas Inc
Forest River Holdings, Inc.
Glaval Bus
Goshen Coach
Mapletree Transportation Inc
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Forest River Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

85/100

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Forest River Online and Social Media Presence

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Forest River Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C+

    68/100

  • CEO Rating

    A-

    75/100

  • Compensation

    C-

    59/100

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Forest River News and Updates

Lightning eMotors stock soars after $850 million EV deal with Berkshire Hathaway's Forest River

Shares of Lightning eMotors Inc. soared 46.3% to pace all premarket gainers Tuesday, after the commercial electric vehicles company announced a a partnership agreement valued at up to $850 million with Berkshire Hathaway Inc.'s Forest River Inc. for the deployment of 7,500 zero-emission shuttle b…

Forest River Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Forest River founded?

    Forest River was founded in 1996.

  • Who are Forest River key executives?

    Forest River's key executives are Darrel Ritchie, Jim Shupert and Kelsey Miller.

  • How many employees does Forest River have?

    Forest River has 1,736 employees.

  • Who are Forest River competitors?

    Competitors of Forest River include McNeilus Truck and Manufacturing, Jayco and Club Car.

  • Where is Forest River headquarters?

    Forest River headquarters is located at 900 Co Rd 1, Elkhart.

  • Where are Forest River offices?

    Forest River has offices in Elkhart and Goshen.

  • How many offices does Forest River have?

    Forest River has 4 offices.