PHTA, FSPA and ISHOF Join Forces to Promote Water Safety in Florida
The one-year agreement between the three organizations marks a pivotal collaboration to further promote swimming education throughout Florida communities.
October 12, 2021
Growing to Meet Demand
In another example of companies expanding production to meet the demand surge that began with the pandemic, MAAX Spas is opening a factory in Iowa to start building more spas and swim spas.
September 30, 2021
Ramuc Aquatic Coatings Announces Major Brand Refresh
Ramuc has successfully been in the pool coatings and maintenance business for over 70 years and has seen tremendous growth, particularly over the last five years. To position the brand for continued success and future growth, the company has made significant investments over the last 12 months to refresh its brand.
September 29, 2021
Job Listing: Gunite Swimming Pool Construction Manager
Gunite Swimming Pool Construction Manager
September 28, 2021
Job Listing: New England Sales Territory Manager
New England Sales Territory Manager
September 28, 2021
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Poolwerx Franchise Expands in North Texas
Poolwerx has added two new pool supply and service locations in North Texas, both owned and operated by female entrepreneurs. Darlene Childs opened Poolwerx Lantana and Melanie Earles has opened Poolwerx Haslet, each servicing their greater areas. After being disappointed with some of the options in their respective neighborhoods, they each saw an opportunity to bring the kind of pool supplies and services they sought to their communities. They took matters into their own hands.
August 31, 2021
Paralympian Jessica Long to Deliver Keynote at WAHC
The Pool & Hot Tub Alliance (PHTA) is thrilled to announce that five-time Paralympian Jessica Long will be delivering the keynote presentation at this year's World Aquatic Health Conference (WAHC), taking place October 13-15 in Houston, Texas. Long has won 23 Paralympic medals in swimming, 13 of them gold.
August 19, 2021
Olympic Hot Tub Everett Has a New Home
Olympic Hot Tub built their first Everett showroom in 1986, in the Nielsen Center on SE Everett Mall Way. For 35 years, Olympic has been the only hot tub company with a consistent presence in Everett. And now they have moved to a new home — just four minutes away — in Crown Plaza with Trader Joe’s and T-Mobile.
August 17, 2021
NPC Announces First Online Start-Up Certification Class for Pool Techs
The National Plasterers Council (NPC) is proud to announce the release of the online version of its Start-Up Technician Class for pool professionals. Since the 2021 Annual Conference held virtually in February, NPC has been working on an updated and professional version of its ever-popular Start-Up Class, and now it is available for pool start-up technicians to take online.
August 10, 2021
PHTA Launches New Apprenticeship Program
The Pool & Hot Tub Alliance (PHTA) recently launched the Registered Pool Maintenance and Service Technician Apprenticeship Program to help build a more skilled and diverse workforce, and expand the workforce of service professionals in the aquatics industry. As a registered apprenticeship program, this program has been validated by the U.S. Department of Labor and provides employers access to larger talent pools.
August 5, 2021
Ocean Spray Hot Tubs and Saunas Opens Westhampton Beach Showroom
Ocean Spray Hot Tubs and Saunas marked the Grand Opening of their new Westhampton Beach Showroom in New York with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.
August 3, 2021
PHTA Announces Newest Strategic Partner: Hayward
The Pool & Hot Tub Alliance (PHTA) is excited to announce its newest strategic partner, Hayward. The PHTA Strategic Partnership Program creates special opportunities for companies that promote the association’s initiatives, including education, advocacy and market outreach.
August 3, 2021
Cardinal Systems Exands/Improves Its Existing Mfg. Facilities
July 27, 2021
FSPA Launches a New Mobile App
The Florida Swimming Pool Association (FSPA) is set to launch its new mobile app this week. They will be introducing it to both their members and non-members to download.The FSPA has spent the last few months building this app from the ground up. Working with Victory Productions, Maurice Bushroe, president of FSPA says, “We’re excited to be introducing the new FSPA mobile app, which gives members easy access to so many resources and activities. This platform is yet another way we’re leading Florida’s Swimming Pool Industry on behalf of citizens and pool professionals.”
July 1, 2021
D&D Technologies: Check Your Pool Gate Month
June 15, 2021
Poolwerx Launches Summer Sweepstakes
Poolwerx, in coordination with its local franchise community, announced a fun promotion wherein one of its clients within a Poolwerx service territory will receive free pool service for an entire year.
June 15, 2021
Latham Launches Digital Pool Planner
Latham, The Pool Company has launched Plan Your Pool, an interactive section of the company’s website that offers a way for homeowners and future homeowners to personalize, prepare and budget ahead of purchasing a pool. This pool-planning section provides an immersive experience that enables homeowners to explore specific needs and confirm product interest at their fingertips.
June 8, 2021
NPC Announces Tech Tidbits on Its YouTube Channel
The National Plasterers Council is delighted to offer a new series to its members: Tech Tidbits. Tech Tidbits is an educational resource created by NPC volunteers to share professional knowledge. These short videos provide insight into common techniques and trade practices used by NPC members.
June 1, 2021
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Chemical Incidents Up Across Nation
What is causing the increase in pool-related chemical incidents? CMAHC looks into a variety of factors that could be at fault.
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