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.
The group encourages health departments to restore recreational water services to pre-recessionary levels.
Industry observers weigh in on the Australian retailer's potential impact in the U.S.- and its chances for success
The move introduces another major retail chain and adds to the growing list of franchised companies in the U.S. pool industry.
The buying group will benefit when its members make their same-day purchases through the mega-distributor.
By acquiring the well established manufacturer Watkins takes a definitive step into new product categories.
Following a successful bid to gain EnergyStar labels for certain pumps, manufacturers and APSP seek the water-conservation equivalent for...
The National Plasterers Council reports increased membership and participation in its annual conference
After nearly two decades, the education group drops the 3 from its name
The Conference for the Model Aquatic Health Code is accepting change requests for the 2016 version of the model code
With its second pool-industry acquisition, a company relatively new to aquatics seeks to become a top player in the field.
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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