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 the abrupt departure of its executive director, the National Plasterers Council has hired new management
A study that highlights the health risks of urine in swimming pools has received a lot of media attention -- much of it leaving out an...
This first of a two-part series discusses the methods and planning needed for forming artificial rock
This technique allows the replication of any type of rock
The utilization of pre-manufactured panels makes this method installer-friendly
Designers should plan projects well in advance from the perspectives of aesthetics and construction alike
A California builder assessed the potential damage to the economy from placing a moratorium on filling pools
Barnes will oversee the creation of a new testing lab for the San Diego manufacturer
At its twice-yearly meeting, Master Pools Guild announced new multimedia campaigns
The CDC has released its last working draft of the Model Aquatic Health Code for public comment.
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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