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.
After 66 years in business, a personal tragedy seems to have triggered the company’s abrupt closing.
Accused of leaving several pools unfinished, the former Phoenix institution and its sister company cannot build for now.
The 14th annual Pool & Spa News Top 50 Builder honorees fire on all cylinders
It's APSP's first subcontractor-specific standard, but it is meeting resistance from another organization.
The buying group has started a new arm to handle its portfolio management.
A task force that would have examined electrical safety was one of two pool-related proposals that fell through during Florida's...
Products and processes to avoid when reinforcing concrete during pool builds.
Correct splices play an important role in assuring strength
On May 5, 2015, the City Council will vote on a proposal that comes in response to the historic drought.
Some believe the times call for companies to pull together their resources via franchising and investor backing
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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