John A. Sirpilla is a 1984 graduate of St. Thomas Aquinas High School, a 1988 graduate of Miami University with a degree in Accounting and a special interest in Psychology and Finance, and a 2000 graduate of the University of Phoenix with a master’s degree in Organizational Management.
Johnny served as President of Camping World Accessory Stores, a 140-store nationwide retail chain serving the RV industry and was promoted in 2012 to Chief Business Development Officer for the parent company, Camping World and Good Sam with annual sales of $4 billion. Over the 14 years at Camping World and Good Sam, he and his senior executive team had responsibility over dealership operations, call center operations for insurance and related products, merchandising, logistics, new store acquisitions and new location market selection and facility construction. He retired in 2017 after a successful IPO.
His family office, Encourage LLC, has various holdings in industries including population health management, employee health benefits, medical device and genetic testing, leadership consulting, fashion and interior design, senior living communities, event venue and spirit industry, residential and commercial development projects.