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Johnnie Walker RV’s Makes a Splash on Animal Planet’s Tanked

June 6, 2013

LAS VEGAS, June 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Johnnie Walker RV’s, Nevada’s largest dealer of new and used RV’s, is currently featured on Tanked, Discovery’s Animal Planet’s top-rated show. The show, which features one-of-a-kind fish tanks specially built by brothers-in-law, business partners, best friends and rivals, Wayde King and Brett Raymer, as they travel the country building show-stopping custom aquariums, exhibited the creation, building and revealing of Johnnie Walker RV’s custom RV fish tank. The tank was creatively integrated into an Econ trailer, furnished by Pacific Coachworks. Johnnie Walker RV’s, a Las Vegas-based, family-owned company, decided to appear on the show as part of their 50(th) Anniversary Celebration.

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The “Jurassic Campground” episode, featuring Johnnie Walker RV’s, debuted on Friday, May 31, 2013, and will repeat throughout the month of June.

“The 3,500 pound RV aquarium, custom-built for Tanked, definitely surpasses anything that we could have envisioned,” says Michael Walker, Marketing Director for Johnnie Walker RV’s and great-grandson of the company’s founder. “We are honored to be the first family-owned RV business to be featured on Tanked! This has been a great way to celebrate 50 years of our family’s business.”

For more information regarding Discovery’s Animal Planet Tanked, or to watch a brief video clip of the unveiling of the trailer, please visit animal.discovery.com/tv-shows/tanked/videos/season-3-reveals.htm.

“Jurassic Campground” episode on Discovery’s Animal Planet:

Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 3 AM
Friday, June 7, 2013 at 3 PM

Members of the media and the general public are invited to view the trailer and talk to members of the Walker family.


For four generations since 1963, Johnnie Walker RV’s has been a family owned and operated company providing a full range of high-quality motorhomes, travel trailers, toy haulers and 5(th) wheels, along with extensive service department services. With more than 65 employees, Johnnie Walker RV’s provides award-winning sales and service at its three Southern Nevada locations on Boulder Highway. For more information, call (702) 458-2092 or visit jwrv.com.


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