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  • Survivors

    It may be the 30th anniversary for the Atlantic City Pool & Spa Show, but organizers are determined to keep things fresh and relevant

  • APSP Revamps Leadership Gathering

    The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals recently held its first leadership conference in four years.

  • SPEC Taps Brooks for Leadership, Guidance

    California pool and spa industry advocate SPEC hopes a new alliance will help strengthen its standing across the state.

  • Sound Investment

    When Tim Colon restructured his business in 2008, it was done with an eye toward the future.

  • Big Builders Enter Texas

    As the Texas economy largely continues to keep its head above water, more pool companies are looking to open shop there.

  • New Leadership at Zodiac

    Zodiac Pool Systems Inc. of Vista, Calif., has promoted several key executives into new leadership roles.

  • A Tough Call

    Jeff Ciarrochi had hoped to avoid laying off any employees this year.

  • Build Lasting Memories

    For many clients, customer service often is the deciding factor when a friend or family member asks for a pool builder recommendation.

  • On-call Service

    The outgoing message is clear: “All calls will be returned in two- to four hours; and any calls received after 5 p.m. are returned the next business day.

  • Winter of Our Discontent

    Among all the talk of a historically tough 2009, and hopes for 2010, one comment continually arises: “It seems like there should be more companies folding,” says Mike Geremia, president of Geremia Pools, a Pool & Spa News Top Builder in Sa