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Jun 10, 2019

-        100% Up-Front Funding, NO DRAWS / Stages!-        No Cert. of Completion or Pictures Needed-        Loans Close in Days, Not Weeks-        Terms up to 15 years-        We Can Get ANY Home Improvement Funded-        No Dealer / Contractor Costs To Work with HFS Financial1. Go To www.hfsfinancial.net2. Click the Dealer Tab on the Menu Bar3. Fill Out the 30-Second Dealer Form4. Check your Inbox within 24 hours.The Email(s) will contain your unique HFS Financial Link to embed on your site.T ...

Jun 10, 2019

-        100% Up-Front Funding, NO DRAWS / Stages!-        No Cert. of Completion or Pictures Needed-        Loans Close in Days, Not Weeks-        Terms up to 15 years-        We Can Get ANY Home Improvement Funded-        No Dealer / Contractor Costs To Work with HFS Financial1. Go To www.hfsfinancial.net2. Click the Dealer Tab on the Menu Bar3. Fill Out the 30-Second Dealer Form4. Check your Inbox within 24 hours.The Email(s) will contain your unique HFS Financial Link to embed on your site.T ...

Jun 10, 2019

-        100% Up-Front Funding, NO DRAWS / Stages!-        No Cert. of Completion or Pictures Needed-        Loans Close in Days, Not Weeks-        Terms up to 15 years-        We Can Get ANY Home Improvement Funded-        No Dealer / Contractor Costs To Work with HFS Financial1. Go To www.hfsfinancial.net2. Click the Dealer Tab on the Menu Bar3. Fill Out the 30-Second Dealer Form4. Check your Inbox within 24 hours.The Email(s) will contain your unique HFS Financial Link to embed on your site.T ...

Jun 06, 2019

The Protect-A-Child Pool Fence is a removable mesh pool fence designed to help reduce drownings in pools and spas.  Numerous heights are available for both pets, children, and to meet all fence codes. The fence consists of a finely woven mesh supported by strong, solid core composite fiberglass support posts guaranteed for life against breakage and bending. It is climb resistant, virtually transparent, compact, and completely removable in minutes.  Visit our website at www.protectachild.com or c ...

Jun 06, 2019

Your choice of pool fence is important. Don't assume that because fences may look alike they are alike. After your child has knocked the fence down and gained access to the pool is the wrong time to realize you bought the wrong fence. Those searching out the cheapest prices will typically find a fence with weak support posts and mesh susceptible to UV degradation that could fail you when you need them to do their job. We see many ridiculous claims of product and component sufficiency and even su ...
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May 23, 2019
Fortville, Ind

Another leading edge innovation from fiberglass pool manufacturer, Thursday Pools  Tanning ledges are increasingly in demand in fiberglass pools. Pool owners love the luxury of being able to bask in the sun while cooling their heels in the water on a large, built­in tanning ledge. However, these ledges have created a major challenge for fiberglass pool installers, as they have struggled to find ways to support the ledges with backfill.  Traditionally, installers have used crushed stone or flowab ...

May 15, 2019
Utah

Messaging, reviews, and insights for lcoal businesses.  The way that consumers find, engage, and choose a business has changed dramatically in recent years. Instead of turning to their family and friends for recommendations or frequenting the same businesses over and over again, they are turning to the internet to help them make purchase decisions. As a result, businesses that don’t make it convenient for consumers to find and interact with them online are going to be left behind.  Benefits of u ...

May 01, 2019
Missoula, MT

Aqua Creek is proud to introduce the newest addition in our lineup of pool lifts, The Mighty 400 & The Mighty 600. The Mighty series is ADA compliant and UL Certified to meet pool lift standard 60335-2-1000.The Mightys’ feature an adjustable height seat pole allowing 6" of additional adjustment in 2" increments. These lifts provide versatility and accessibility solutions with greater water drafts and a setback up to 44".Designed for in ground anchoring, the Mighty series will accommodate existin ...

Apr 18, 2019

The Infamous Watergate Hotel  The Situation The Watergate Hotel in Washington, D.C., is best known as the site of one of the biggest political scandals in American history, thanks to a break-in at the Democratic National Committee headquarters housed in the hotel’s adjoining office complex, which eventually led to President Richard Nixon’s resignation. After countless renovations and an ownership battle as tricky as the Watergate investigation itself, the hotel recently reopened after being shut ...

Apr 18, 2019

LATICRETE Southeast Asia has the solution for Marina Bay Sands Pool in the Sky By Eric Carson LATICRETE has earned a global reputation for the ability to provide the specification details, technical support and complete product system for the installation of tile and stone with continued success on an increasing number of super high-profile swimming pool projects. Headlining the most recent list for LATICRETE both in scope and visibility begins with the Water Cube pools in Beijing for the Michae ...

Apr 18, 2019

U.S. Naval Academy's Competition Pools Receive Gold Medal Tile Installation with LATICRETE Materials By Ron Treister The United States' military academies each have specific, unique traits distinguishing themselves not only from each other, but from the rest of the country's higher-education institutions. The United States Naval Academy has been educating and training individuals who primarily patrol the waters, internationally, since 1845… and, currently is the highest-ranked public liberal art ...

Apr 18, 2019

Situation Penn State’s men’s and women’s swimming teams compete against the best athletes in the NCAA’s Division 1. And, to compete against the best, the school needs the best facilities. The McCoy Natatorium, Penn State’s main swimming facility, features a 1960s-era Olympic-size pool that began to show its age in early 2014. Tiles were loose and cracking in the pool and throughout the decking. The grout between tiles was deteriorating, and water was reaching the underlying concrete. When Penn S ...

Apr 18, 2019

Situation For the University of North Carolina Tar Heels men’s basketball team, the Dean Smith Center isn’t just an arena where games are played -- the venue, and its locker rooms, are an important motivator for players and an invaluable recruitment tool for impressing potential recruits. Having been 15 years since the locker rooms were last updated, the elite team decided it was time for an upgrade that matched their reputation as a breeding ground for many of the sport's top athletes, includin ...

Mar 12, 2019
Minneapolis

As the leader in the outdoor living industry, The Outdoor GreatRoom Company is pleased to announce the debut of the Kinney Rectangular Gas Fire Pit Table. This ultra-modern innovation is designed for outdoor entertaining and relaxing. The Kinney Gas Fire Pit Table features a contemporary Ultracompact surface top. The 12” x 24” UL Listed Crystal Fire® Burner invites guests outside to stay warm and comfy on the patio. The low-profile base is constructed of Black powder-coated metal for lasting out ...

Jan 24, 2019
Minneapolis

As the leader in the outdoor living industry, The Outdoor GreatRoom Company is excited to announce the debut of the Folding Wind Guard Collection. This gas fire pit table accessory provides the convenience of a glass wind guard and burner cover in one unique design. The Folding Wind Guard is easy to use. Simply place the panes of clear, tempered glass up for a secure glass wind guard. The wind guard protects the flame while keeping pets, hands, and debris away for increased safety. Place the pan ...

Nov 30, 2018
Eggenstein/Germany

Testing your pool water can be a real pain. Is my pH-value balanced? Still enough chlorine in water? Alkalinity (acid capacity) and Cyanuric Acid (stabilizer) in acceptable range? Test strips and Pooltesters are frequently used as Photometers seemed to be reserved for professionals simply because they are expensive. Luckily, time has changed and we have launched an inexpensive Photometer that everyone can afford! The new PoolLab 1.0 Photometer by Wateri.d./Pool-i.d. is easy to use, gives accurat ...

Nov 01, 2018
Missoula, MT

All New ProWave Aquatic Bike Aqua Creek is pleased to announce that starting in January of 2019 we will be offering a brand new spin bike for aquatic environments.  The new ProWave Pool Bike was designed for aquatic spin classes and as a companion product to our Aqua Creek TidalWave Pool Bike for rehab applications. The ProWave features all stainless steel construction with powder coat finish in three standard colors and 5 additional non-standard colors to customize to your facility.  Adjustable ...

Sep 20, 2018
Minneapolis

As the leader in the outdoor living industry, The Outdoor GreatRoom Company™ (OGC) is pleased to debut the Beacon Collection. This versatile collection of gas fire pit tables offers a beautiful new take on a classic style. The Beacon Collection features Supercast™ or Granite tops in chat and dining height options. All bases are made out of durable, powder-coated steel. The stunning Supercast™ tops are available in Marbleized Noche or White Onyx. Supercast™ is a proprietary blend of fiber glass a ...

Jul 27, 2018
Eggenstein/Germany

Pooltesters are widely considered as a quick and reliable tool to measure the most important water values. Unfortunately, pooltesters only provide up to 3 parameters plus the color chart to compare is usually divided in steps, which sometimes makes it difficult to make a match. The new FlexiTester of Water-i.d. allows the user more flexibility. The tester itself is used like a regular pooltester. Water is scooped, a tablet is added and the water develops a color. Differing from a pooltester, whe ...

Jun 27, 2018
Fortville, IN

Thursday Pools increasing number of employees, safety and capacity Indiana fiberglass pool manufacturer, Thursday Pools, announced the launch of the planned 40,000 square foot expansion of their manufacturing facility. The expansion will bring the total space of their facility to 100,000 square feet, increasing production, storage and employmentcapacities. “We’re excited and we’re ready,” said Bill Khamis, Thursday Pools CFO. “We just added onto our facility two years ago, but we’re still growin ...

Jun 26, 2018
Sandwich, MA

Ann and David Anslem, owners of Weatherdeck Patio Umbrella Stands, LLC in Sandwich, Massachusetts, are pleased to bring their new Patent-Pending In-ground Patio Umbrella Stand to the outdoor living marketplace. Designed on Cape Cod, and manufactured locally, this patio stand is literally ground- breaking. When adding an in-ground pool to their home on Cape Cod, Ann and David looked for an in-ground umbrella support system that would be easy to set up and take down; would not take away from the b ...

Apr 27, 2018
Eggenstein/Deutschland

Water-i.d. Germany and its strongholds in USA, UK, UAE and India, provides a full range of water testing equipment “Made in Germany” for various industries. Special designed kits for Drinking water, waste water, boiler water, cooling towers and the marine industry use the full range of products, Water-i.d. offers which are: German made reagents, Photometers, Electronic Meters, Comparators, Dipslides for Bacteria testing, Mini-Kits, Testblocks and test strips. Especially the “PrimeLab 1.0 Multite ...

Mar 13, 2018
Fortville, IN

Another groundbreaking innovation from the fiberglass pool industry’s leader! Indiana fiberglass pool manufacturer, Thursday Pools, a leader in innovation and design in the fiberglass pool industry, has designed the world’s first beach entry fiberglass pool . This innovation is utility and design patentpending. Beach entry pools have recently gained popularity at resorts and upscale hotels and have become a soughtafter feature in custom, residential gunite inground pools. Prior to this invention ...

Mar 02, 2017
Eggenstein/Deutschland

Water-i.d. Germany and its strongholds in USA, UK, UAE and India, provides a full range of water testing equipment “Made in Germany” for various industries. Special designed kits for Drinking water, waste water, boiler water, cooling towers and the marine industry use the full range of products, Water-i.d. offers which are: German made reagents, Photometers, Electronic Meters, Comparators, Dipslides for Bacteria testing, Mini-Kits, Testblocks and test strips. Especially the “PrimeLab 1.0 Multite ...

May 02, 2019
Dallas, TX

International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo Launches 2nd Annual Million Dollar Pool Design ChallengeDesigners and students/groups have until August 16, 2019 to submit their concept. May 2, 2019 — (Dallas, TX)—Organizers of the International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo™ (PSP Expo) are now accepting entries into the 2019 Million Dollar Pool Design Challenge. The competition is designed to give pool and landscape designers, builders, and outdoor living architects a real-world scenario from which to deliver i ...

Jan 22, 2019
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO and ALEXANDRIA, VA

The National Swimming Pool Foundation® (NSPF) and the Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP) today announced that the organizations will unify to form the Pool & Hot Tub Alliance. The unification was approved by the boards of directors of both organizations on January 18 and 19, respectively, and work is currently underway to establish and formalize governance, structure, and operations. The unified organization is scheduled to officially begin operations on April 1. The new organization ...

Nov 15, 2018
Las Vegas, NV

The International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo™ (PSP Expo), sponsored by the Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP), was a big winner in Las Vegas, NV, October 31-November 2, 2018, bringing an impressive sampling of more products, more education and more engagement. The entire industry was represented at the 2018 PSP Expo, with 10,082 pool, spa, and outdoor living professionals from across the country and around the world. The exposition spanned 133,080 sq. ft., and was packed with brand new ...

Oct 08, 2018
Dallas, TX

Finalists have been announced; four professionals and one student will present their entries at the International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo on October 31, 2018. Organizers of the International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo™ (PSP Expo) are excited to announce the finalists for the Million Dollar Pool Design Challenge. The competition is designed to give pool and landscape designers, builders, and outdoor living architects a real-world scenario from which to deliver innovative design solutions without th ...

Oct 03, 2018
Dallas, TX

Organizers of the International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo™ (PSP Expo), sponsored by The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP), have announced a new lineup of show floor education courses to take place at this year’s event. The 2018 PSP Expo will take place October 31, 2018 - November 2, 2018 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nevada. The PSP Expo is the industry’s largest event in North America, bringing the entire outdoor living industry together for three days of education, exhibits, and net ...

Aug 06, 2018
Dallas, TX

International Pool | Spa | Patio  Expo to Offer Hands-On Demonstrations presented by APSP University Hydraulics, systems integration for commercial pools, and tile applications to be covered through hands-on demonstrations at the premier event for the pool/spa/patio industry August 6, 2018— Organizers of the International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo™ (PSP Expo), sponsored by The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP), have announced a new lineup of hands-on demonstrations to take place at ...

Jul 27, 2018
Dallas, Texas

Designers have until August 31, 2018 to submit their concept. Entries from students will be accepted through September 14, 2018. Organizers of the International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo™ (PSP Expo) are now accepting entries into the Million Dollar Pool Design Challenge. The competition is designed to give pool and landscape designers, builders, and outdoor living architects a real-world scenario from which to deliver innovative design solutions without the restraints of a budget. The PSP Expo t ...

Jun 22, 2018
Las Vegas, NV

Registration has officially opened for the 2018 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo™ (PSP Expo), which returns to Las Vegas, NV for the first time since 2015. The exposition, sponsored by The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP), will be held October 31-November 2, 2018 at Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Bayside Halls D-F. Pre-conference, which includes certifications programs offered by APSP, GENESIS®, National Swimming Pool Foundation® (NSPF®), National Plasterers Council (NPC), ...

Jan 31, 2018
Las Vegas, NV

The International Pool Spa | Patio Expo, sponsored by The Association of Pool and Spa Professionals (APSP), has opened its call for presentations, seeking dynamic content from industry thought-leaders and business, marketing, and leadership professionals. The expo will be held October 31-November 2 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, with pre-conference commencing on October 28. Over 10,500 total pool, spa, and outdoor living and other industry professionals will attend the B2B event. The conference p ...

Nov 20, 2017
Orlando, FL

The International Pool Spa Patio Expo, sponsored by The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals,  has concluded in Orlando, FL after great success. The event was held November 1-3, 2017 with pre-conference programs commencing on October 29. Over 9,500 total pool, spa, and outdoor living professionals attended the event. The exposition spanned 133,850 sq. ft., showcasing 463 exhibiting companies. “It was unclear how Hurricane Irma would play a role in this year’s event,” commented Tracy Garcia, ...

Oct 10, 2017
Orlando, FL

The session, Before and After the Storm: Disaster Safety, Prevention, and Response is tailored to the pool, spa, and outdoor living industry to assist them in education and servicing their customers when a natural disaster occurs. The International Pool Spa Patio Expo will facilitate a panel discussion at the annual conference and exposition to prepare swimming pool servicers, builders, and other professionals on how to react when a natural disaster affects their customers. The panel will be hel ...

Sep 13, 2017
Orlando, FL

We will see you in OrlandoThe PSP Expo team’s thoughts are with all impacted by Hurricane Irma and who have loved ones, homes, and other connections in the affected areas.The safety of our attendees and exhibitors is our main priority.  The Orange County Convention Center, airports, and hotels are open for business and the PSP Expo is moving forward as originally scheduled.

Aug 11, 2017
Orlando, FL

The International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo (PSP Expo), sponsored by The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP) has received approval to offer DBPR/CILB Continuing Education Units (CEUs) from the State of Florida. Approval has been given to 16 courses within PSP Expo’s core conference program and two pre-conference programs offered by GENESIS. “CEUs are essential to maintain licensure in the State of Florida and to stay current with industry practices,” commented Tracy Garcia, CEM, Show Di ...

Jun 27, 2017
Orlando, FL

The International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo, sponsored by The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals, has announced the return of the Spa Retailer VIP Program and a new, additional VIP program targeting high-volume pool builders based on annual revenue. The programs encourage participation of key stakeholders by incentivizing them to attend. Nominations for both programs are now open and can be submitted at www.poolspapatio.com/vip. Last year’s Spa Retail VIP Program, sponsored by SpaRetailer ma ...

Jun 20, 2017
Orlando, FL

Registration is open for the 2017 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo™, which returns to the Orlando, FL for the first time since 2014. The exposition, sponsored by The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals, will be held November 1-3, 2017 at the Orange County Convention Center. Pre-show conference begins October 29, 2017 with extensive educational offerings throughout the duration of the show days. The largest exposition of its kind in North America, the 2014 event attracted 11,103 total at ...

Jul 13, 2016
New Orleans, LA

The International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo (PSP) has announced its partnership with SpaRetailer magazine to launch the VIP Program sponsored by SpaRetailer magazine. The program will take place in conjunction with the 2016 edition of the International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo, to be held in New Orleans, LA, United States. Education begins on October 30, 2016 and the exposition on November 2, 2016. Both conclude on November 4, 2016.The VIP Program sponsored by SpaRetailer incentivizes spa retailers ...

Jun 23, 2016
New Orleans, LA

The International Pool | Spa | Patio has opened attendee and press registration. The event’s conference program will be held Oct. 30-Nov. 4, 2016 and the expo hall will be open Nov. 2-4, 2016. This year, the exposition returns to New Orleans, Louisiana, at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center for the first time since 2012. Last year’s exposition drew 11,556 total attendees. This year’s exposition will feature over 525 companies in 137,600 square feet of exhibit space. “We’ve noticed a shift i ...

Dec 14, 2015
Dallas, Texas

The 2016 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo [PSP] has issued a Call for Presentations to all educators, consultants and specialists from around the world who want to share their knowledge and business expertise as presenters for the educational conference program.    Taking place October 30 – November 4, 2016, at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, Louisiana, the educational conference program presents the latest trends in the pool, spa and backyard industry designed to he ...

Dec 07, 2015
Dallas, Texas

The 2015 International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo was a big winner in Las Vegas, November 10-12, 2015, bringing an impressive display of industry products, education and networking opportunities. This year’s PSP Expo drew 11,556 attendees from across the country and around the world, a strong showing from the global pool, spa and outdoor industries. Attendees experienced a 137,600 square foot exhibit hall packed with brand new industry product launches, innovative show floor features, and an unmatc ...

Sep 30, 2015
Dallas, Texas

Attendees of the 2015 International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo will enhance their experience at the show with a lineup of events organized by one of the world’s most respected experts in watershape design, Genesis. Genesis will be presenting the Genesis Design-Build-Landscape Pavilion, the Genesis Lifestyle Program, new seminars in the show’s conference program and an incredible evening networking event, the Family Reunion & Wine Maker Dinner. Being held November 10-12, 2015, the International Poo ...

Sep 16, 2015
Dallas, Texas

Genesis, the industry’s most-respected experts in watershape design and construction offers a premiere suite of unparalleled educational offerings at the 2015 International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo [PSP]. Genesis education offers IACET and additional continuing education credit options. Industry professionals in the building, design and landscape architecture fields attending the 2015 PSP Expo will experience international-level education that is paving the way in watershape hydraulics, structur ...

Aug 17, 2015
Dallas, Texas

Attendees and exhibitors of the 2015 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo [PSP] are able to efficiently devise their trade show plan and schedule using the new mobile app, available now for iPhone, iPad, Android and BlackBerry users.   The mobile app is available free of charge and can be found by searching “PSP” in the Apple App Store or Google Play. BlackBerry and all other web browser-enabled phone users should point your mobile browser to http://app.core-apps.com/psp2015.        The PSP Exp ...

Jul 06, 2015
Dallas, Texas

Online registration is now open for the 2015 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo, taking place November 10-12, in the Bayside Halls B-D at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada USA.   Online registration is available at www.PoolSpaPatio.com/Attendee/Register, where information is accessible 24-hours a day, seven days a week. Registering in advance will save attendees not only money, but also time by not having to wait in long on-site registration lines.   "Online registration ...

Jun 24, 2015
Dallas, Texas

Attendees and exhibitors of the 2015 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo can now make housing and travel reservations through the official hotel vendor, PSP Housing, powered by onPeak. Offering hotel, airline and car rental discounts through a variety of companies, PSP Housing offers the biggest savings and most valuable perks.   Taking place November 10-12, in the Bayside Halls B-D at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada USA, the show will offer commercial and residential p ...

Jan 09, 2015
Dallas, TX

The 2015 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo [PSP] has issued a Call for Presentations to all educators, consultants and specialists from around the world who want to share their knowledge and business expertise as presenters for the educational conference program.    Taking place November 10-12, 2015, at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, the educational conference program presents the latest trends in the pool, spa and backyard industry designed to help attendees incre ...

Dec 19, 2014
Dallas, TX

The 2014 International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo made a splash as it returned to Orlando for the first time in seven years, November 5-7, 2014, bringing the region an impressive display of industry products, education and networking opportunities.  This year’s PSP Expo drew 11,103 attendees from across the country and around the world, a strong showing from the global pool, spa and outdoor industries.  Attendees experienced a 148,600 square foot exhibit hall packed with brand new industry product ...

Dec 04, 2014
Murfreesboro, TN

Genesis 3, Inc. made waves in sunny Orlando at the 2014 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo held November 5 - 7, 2014 at the Orange County Convention Center.   Starting the show off this year, Genesis 3 continued their high quality and cutting edge educational programs to sold-out classrooms and hosted the most extensive selection of on-the-floor seminars yet at their ever-popular Lifestyle Booth. Genesis 3 Platinum Member, Paolo Benedetti, SWD launched the free seminars with his Outdoor Kit ...

Nov 25, 2014
Dallas, TX

From a unique line-up of more than 55 innovative industry products displayed in the Product Showcase at the 2014 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo [PSP], a panel of industry experts awarded “Best New Product” and “Best Green Product” to first, second and third place winners.  Sponsored by AQUASALT, the Product Showcase is a pavilion that provides attendees the opportunity to review new products in a direct, non-selling environment, offering time saving opportunities to make side-by-side co ...

Nov 18, 2014
Washington, D.C. I Parties to Enter Into Long-Term Partnership Agreement

Hanley Wood, the premier information, media, event, and strategic marketing services company serving the residential, commercial design and construction industries, announced today that it has reached an agreement to sell its Hanley Wood Exhibitions business to Informa PLC, a UK-based publishing and events company that operates in more than 40 countries and is one of the world’s leading knowledge providers. The sale is subject to customary regulatory review and is expected to close by the end of ...

Oct 27, 2014
Dallas, TX

The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals [APSP], sponsor of the International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo, is presenting a new line-up of professional certification and comprehensive training courses that will enhance the careers of pool, spa and backyard living professionals.  Attendees seeking to elevate their careers into an elite group of industry experts and to show their pool, spa and backyard living clients they mean business should participate in the APSP educational offerings to achieve ...

Oct 17, 2014
Dallas, TX

The International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo (PSP) is proud to partner with Pentair Aquatic Systems as the Platinum Sponsor for the 2014 PSP Expo in Orlando.   Taking place November 5-7, in the North Halls at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida USA, the show will offer residential and commercial pool and spa builders, retailers, service companies, designers and landscape architects a comprehensive preview of the entire outdoor space marketplace.  “The commitment by Pentair t ...

Oct 15, 2014
Dallas, TX

Genesis 3, the industry’s most-respected experts in watershape design and construction offers a premiere suite of unparalleled educational offerings at the 2014 International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo [PSP], including both IACET and Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation (FDBPR) certification and continuing education credit options.  Industry professionals in the building, design and landscape architecture fields attending the 2014 PSP Expo will experience international-level edu ...

Oct 13, 2014
Dallas, TX

The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP) will celebrate and host industry leadership, knowledge and production excellence at the 2014 International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo (PSP) through a host of special events and activities. The International Awards of Excellence hosted at the PSP Expo Welcome Party, WAVE Young Professionals Network Events, The Hot Tub Open Meeting, Coffee with Carvin and the Big Dogs’ Celebration, all are carefully crafted to acknowledge and develop the professional ...

Sep 25, 2014
Dallas, TX

Careful review of the International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo attendance demographics, a comprehensive look at the state of the construction industry and a thorough analysis of the pool, spa and outdoor living industry are the key factors in a launch of the Commercial segment expansion at the 2014 International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo.  The PSP Expo will feature a Commercial Pavilion, on-floor Education Classroom, exhibitor commercial product listings in the show program and other marketing resour ...

Sep 18, 2014
Dallas, TX

Attendees of the 2014 International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo will enhance their experience at the show with a lineup of events organized by one of the world’s most respected experts in watershape design, Genesis 3.  Genesis 3 will be presenting the Genesis 3 Design-Build-Landscape Pavilion, the Genesis 3 Lifestyle Program, new seminars in the show’s conference program and an incredible evening networking event, the Family Reunion & Wine Maker Dinner. Being held November 5-7, 2014, the Internation ...

Sep 22, 2014
Dallas, TX

The Int'l Pool I Spa I Patio Expo offers the Hayward School of Business, located right on the show floor, for a second year.  Pool, spa and backyard residential and commercial professionals attending the Expo and wanting to increase their professional business and sales skills may participate in the Hayward School of Business’s new lineup of educational offerings.School attendees will receive critical small group business training from top-level professionals whose purpose is to sharpen and hone ...

Sep 10, 2014
Dallas, TX

The International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo (PSP Expo) is excited to announce the addition of Houzz to the show floor at the 2014 Expo in Orlando, Florida.  This partnership with Houzz will bring valuable opportunities and resources to the PSP Expo attendees, tailored to offer success tips and consumer insights that will grow their businesses and build their brands. Houzz is the leading platform for home remodeling and design where homeowners and professionals can connect for their next indoor or ...

May 30, 2014
Dallas, TX

The International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo [PSP] has partnered with the Association of Professional Landscape Designers [APLD], co-locating their event, the APLD International Landscape Design Conference, with the 2014 International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo in Orlando, Florida. This partnership is sure to bring attendees of both events a unique designer landscape experience at the expo. The Association of Professional Landscape Designers (APLD) is an international organization to advance the profe ...

Apr 16, 2014
Dallas, TX

The Trade Show News Network’s (TSNN) recently released the rankings of the Top 250 U.S. tradeshows announcing the International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo [PSP] in position 151, from amongst a pool of over 14,000 tradeshows.  The TSNN Top 250 list, distributed annually, is a valuable resource in assisting businesses across all industries in the selection and targeting of their face-to-face marketing efforts.   TSNN ranked the leading tradeshows by their net square feet of exhibit space.  The 201 ...

Mar 25, 2014
Dallas, TX

The International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo [PSP] was awarded Best Redesign of a Show Website in the 2014 Digital Excellence Awards by Expo Magazine.  The Digital Star award winners were chosen by Expo Magazine from award submissions across all industry tradeshows.  The PSP Expo’s Marketing Manager, Michelle Swayze, accepted the award presented at an expo industry luncheon in Washington, D.C. at the National Press Club, on March 25, 2014. The PSP redesigned website launched in July of 2013, alongs ...

Feb 04, 2014
Dallas, TX

The 2014 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo [PSP] has issued a Call for Presentations to all educators, consultants and specialists from around the world who want to share their knowledge and business expertise as presenters for the educational conference program.    Taking place November 5-7, 2014, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida, the educational conference program presents the latest trends in the pool, spa and backyard industry designed to help attendees increas ...

Jan 16, 2014
Dallas, TX

Hanley Wood Exhibitions reports significant attendee growth at its 2013 International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo, a signal to the industry that positive growth is in store for in 2014.  Total attendance was 11,120, a 16% attendee increase over the 2012 show in New Orleans. Attendees represented all segments of the industry, including pool/spa builders, retailers, service companies, designers, and landscape architects from around the globe.  The conference program also showed significant growth with ...

Oct 14, 2013
Dallas, TX

Adding to the already incredible 2013 line-up of events and activities at the 2013 International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo, is a well strategized key group of activities and seminars organized by one of the world’s most respected experts in watershape design, Genesis 3.  Genesis 3 will be presenting the Genesis 3 Design-Build-Landscape Pavilion, the Genesis 3 Lifestyle Program, new seminars in the expo’s main conference program and an incredible evening networking event at the Family Reunion & Win ...

Oct 11, 2013
Dallas, TX

Join the Int'l Pool I Spa I Patio Expo as it presents the Hayward School of Business located right on the show floor.  Pool, spa and backyard professionals attending the 2013 International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo will have the unique opportunity to increase their professional business and sales skills by participating in the Hayward School of Business.School attendees will receive critical small group business training from top-level professionals whose purpose it to sharpen and hone your busine ...

Oct 04, 2013
Dallas, TX

Incredible excellence in pool, spa and backyard design and construction awarded through the APSP International Awards of Excellence will be mixed with the beauty and grandeur of Cirque du Soleil’s, LIGHT Nightclub, at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, NV, as the Int’l Awards of Excellence sponsors the 2013 Int’l Pool I Spa I Patio Expo [PSP] Welcome Party. Attendees of the PSP Welcome Party will unleash their imaginations while networking with industry colleagues at the first-ever n ...

Sep 23, 2013
Dallas, TX

A new lineup of service professional education will enhance the 2013 International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo as The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals [APSP] offer professional certification with comprehensive training that meets the needs of the ever changing service environment.  These advanced educational programs will occur prior to the 2013 Int’l Pool | Spa | Patio Expo, November 9 through November 11 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada USA.  APSP’s cutting-edge t ...

Sep 09, 2013
Dallas, TX

In an effort to continue to meet and exceed the specific needs of advanced pool/spa builders, the Association of Pool & Spa Professionals(APSP) is offering a new line-up of programs at the 2013 Int’l Pool | Spa | Patio Expo.  These programs are the centerpiece of the Expo’s stellar line-up of educational offerings offering industry professionals technical hours to achieve their career certifications .   The APSP Pool & Spa Construction Course (PSCC) is a comprehensive three day program for buil ...

Aug 27, 2013
Dallas, TX

The International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo [PSP] is proud to partner with the Genesis 3 Design Group, the industry’s most-respected experts in watershape design and construction, uniquely offering IACET certifications education at the expo.   Builders, designers and landscape architects attending the 2013 expo will experience international level educational opportunities that are leading the way to refinement of water shape hydraulics, structures and cosmetic innovations in the Genesis 3 educatio ...

Jul 02, 2013
Dallas, TX

The International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo [PSP] is proud to announce the launch of a brand new website.  The PSP website is launching on a new web interface that provides easy-to-use navigation, upgrading scheduling and planning, and user dashboards that in conjunction with one another will produce a dynamic user experience.The site is simply structured with a fresh look and easy to use features such as the exhibitor search that offers advanced search capabilities; integrated hotel reservations; ...

Jun 17, 2013
Dallas, TX

Steve Schlange, the former Director of Sales and Marketing of Pool & Spa News has joined Hanley Wood Exhibitions as the Sales Manager of the International Pool I Spa I Patio Expo {PSP} and the International Roofing Expo [IRE].   The new position was effective May 21, 2013.Schlange’s prior position as Director of Sales and Marketing of Pool & Spa News has given him a unique insight into the industry and extensive knowledge of the players and market priorities.  His twenty years of leadership expe ...

Apr 10, 2013
Dallas, TX

After a mutually successful five year partnership, the International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo [PSP] has renewed its endorsement partnership with Genesis 3, Inc., effective March 29, 2013, extending the current contract from 2014 until 2018.Under the terms of this extended four year agreement, Genesis 3, Inc., one of the industry's most-respected experts in water shape design and construction, will continue to receive billing as one of the Expo’s official show endorsers, while providing unparallel ...

Apr 15, 2013
Washington, DC

A U.S. federal judge has issued a temporary restraining order that could finally derail the European publishers of Fair Guide, an allegedly bogus directory that has targeted trade show exhibitors and has been a thorn in the side of exhibition organizers for several years. The order was granted in Chicago late last month and orders the publishers of Fair Guide, who are based in Slovakia and have been identified as Wolfgang Valvoda and Susanne Anhorn, to stop doing business in the U.S. It also req ...

Jan 22, 2013
Dallas, TX

An elite group of shows vaulted over some 4,000 other trade shows in the U.S. by growing at least seven times the average growth rate of 2012 and the International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo [PSP] made the list.  The 50 top performers in each of three metrics – net square feet, number of exhibiting companies and attendance – (totaling 96 individual events) will be honored for their elite status at the Trade Show Executive (TSE) Fastest 50 Awards & Summit, May 8-10, 2013 at the Swissôtel Chicago.“Wi ...
 
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