4016 W. Plano Parkway #100
Plano, TX 75093

Charles Barnes

Successful leaders surround themselves with great people. You can’t build a great company without a great team, and you are only as good as your team. —Charles Barnes

Total residential construction revenue: $33,685,967

Number of pool excavations: 384

Number of locations: 2

Number of staff: 152

Rank in previous years

2016: 11
2015: 8
2014: 14

Charles Barnes was a former marketing and sales manager when he started Riverbend Pools in 1981. In 1994, Travis Bain purchased Sandler Pools. The two building firms merged in 1999 to form the existing, family-run company.

Meet the Company's MVP

In 2018, we asked each CEO to name the employee whose contributions directly impacted their firm's success.

Shelby Ternan, Director of Construction, Riverbend Sandler Pools
Shelby has been in the industry since 1993. A graduate of Wilfrid Laurier University, he joined Riverbend Sandler in 2001 and has been project manager, design consultant and sales manager. He has a wide range of expertise in pool/spa construction and exemplifies our core values.