Derek Alves has joined Tucson, Ariz.-based Horizon Spa & Pool Parts Inc. as an outside sales representative for the Arizona replacement parts market. Prior to this post, he most recently served as territory sales manager at Oreq Corp., a manufacturer of pool and spa chemicals, maintenance and cleaning tools, and waterfeatures. Alves also previously served as vice president of sales, marketing and manufacturing at Waterco USA.
About the AuthorJoanne McClain
Joanne McClain is editor-in-chief of Pool & Spa News and Aquatics International magazines. She was born and raised in Hawaii, where she grew to appreciate the beauty and safety of swimming pools after a hair-raising encounter with a moray eel while snorkeling as a child. Joanne lives in Los Angeles with her husband and son.