Rebecca Robledo, senior editor of Pool & Spa News and Aquatics International, is an award-winning trade journalist with more than 20 years of experience developing and producing magazine content meant to help small businesses, their managers, employees and craftsmen improve their work. She specializes in technical, complex or detail-oriented subject matter. Rebecca has reported on the pool and spa industry for more than 20 years, with an emphasis in design and construction, as well as legal and government-regulation issues. For this coverage, she has received numerous awards, including two Neals, considered by many to be the “Pulitzer Prize of Trade Journalism,” from American Business Media. A nearly lifelong resident of Southern California, Rebecca holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Communication with a Journalism emphasis from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona.
Among changes to its health code, the state's Community Environmental Health Services Department mandates the auxiliary systems for certain...
A builder/service-tech licensing bills is proposed in New Jersey, while Rockland County, N.Y. prepares for its law.
After a year of many staff changes, UAG has added several financially minded divisions to its repertoire and hired a new CEO
Voting for the second edition of the Model Aquatic Health Code will take place later than planned.
The prominent industry educator now will be part of the National Swimming Pool Foundation.
The long-time plaster technical specialist will serve as the organization's director of technical services.
The builder group held its twice-yearly gathering to catch up on business, take courses and make its big fundraising push to bring water to...
After two counties began requiring low-voltage lights, the state's building authority has taken up the issue on a broader scale.
Four ways to create beautiful and durable arbors and pergolas
A statewide water-management ordinance likely will limit the amount of water-using elements that can be used in the backyard.
A key indicator for home remodeling bodes well for pool and spa construction this year .
Should pools be considerd a luxury for the poor?
As the industry picks up this year, it’s a good
time to think about which of the Great Recession changes you should keep.
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