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    Jen Hatfield’s life reads like an episode of Survivor.

  • Pigments of the Imagination

    Many don’t know it, but Don McKinney leads a double life.

  • Running a Different Route

    Scott Gardner has more than 30 years’ experience in the pool business in Sarasota, Fla.

  • Appreciation for the Classics

    Bill Hoy wanted to put away some money to pay for his five children’s college education.

  • Say It With Roses

    If you think decorating a parade float is a genteel pastime, think again.

  • A Dueling Nature

  • Putting On a Show

    At 20 years old, Steve Barnes couldn’t have known that a supposedly casual activity would develop into a lifelong passion.

  • In the Company of Edison

    It could be argued that every pool builder is an inventor of sorts, designing a new creation to suit each homeowner.

  • Singing Out Loud

    “Glee” has Matthew Morrison. “Smash” has Katharine McPhee.

  • Latter Day Cowpoke

    Greg Howard, president/CEO of Carecraft, came into the pool and spa industry after an illustrative career — or two, depending on how you look at it.