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Three new members of the Board of Directors have been appointed at APSP's Annual Meeting.
Joining the Board of Directors are:
Donna Williams, General Manager, Sales, Marketing and Product Management for Pool Corp
Chris Curcio, President of Litehouse Products
Maurizio Vozza, CEO/President/Owner of Nordic Products, Inc.
These individuals join current Board Members: Jeff Fausett, CBP, Chairman; Rich Garbee, GLI Pool Products; April Nielsen, Lonza; Bob Blanda, CBP, CSP, Mill Bergen Pool Center; Bruce Fisher, Outside Director; and Rich Gottwald, APSP President and CEO, for the 2014-2015 term.
Board members completing their service are:
John Romano, CBP, All American Pools & Spas
Joseph Vassallo, Sr., CBP, Paragon Pools
Jerry Pasley, Bullfrog International
“It is an honor to serve as Chairman of the new APSP,” said Fausett. “I’m excited about the direction of the organization and its commitment to provide value to its members and protect the livelihood of all of us involved with recreational water.”
APSP member candidates were culled from applications across all industry segments. The APSP Nominating Committee comprised of Steve Gorlin, CBP, CSP, Gorlin Pools & Spas; Greg Howard, Carecraft; Bob Lauter, Master Spas; Guy Larsen, CBP, CSP, All Seasons Pools & Spas; and Dustin Watters, CBP, Watters Aquatech identified qualified candidates to serve.
“Two years ago APSP committed itself to having a smaller, more nimble board to address issues strategically and efficiently, tapping into the specific talents of its volunteers. Through the renewal of chapters and a greater emphasis on communications, the Board is poised to solidify APSP’s programs and its leadership role,” Fausett added.
The Pool & Hot Tub Alliance has named Sabeena Hickman as the organization's new president, chief executive officer and staff liaison to the board of directors. Hickman, who most recently served as the CEO of the National Association of Landscape Professionals, brings 20 years of association experience to her new role. She will start September 3. Lawrence Caniglia, current president and CEO, will continue in an advisory role to aid in the transition.
“We are delighted that...
After a 15-year hiatus, the Journal of the Swimming Pool and Spa Industry is returning as an online publication. The peer reviewed journal was founded in 1995 as a print publication supported by subscriber fees. Over its nine-year run, five issues were published covering a wide range of technical topics, mostly chemical in nature, authored by a host of recognized industry experts in the respective subject areas.
The publication was discontinued in 2004 due to printing and postage...
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The Pool & Hot Tub Alliance has awarded the 2019 Dr. R. Neil Lowry Grant to the Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment at the National Environmental Health Association’s 2019 Annual Education Conference & Exhibition awards ceremony in Nashville, Tenn.
Given in the memory of Dr. Robert Neil Lowry, a...