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David Griffiths Insurance By Ken Brown With Tropical Storms Bret and Cindy brewing, could this be the year the “hurricane drought” ends for Florida? If so, are you prepared? Do you have enough insurance to to sustain both the physical damage to building and business personal property? How about financial burden? Loss of income, additional […]

David Griffiths Insurance by Ken Brown It’s that time of year! Many young people are out looking for full and part time summer jobs. So what considerations do you have as a business owner? Young workers can be an asset to your workforce. However, young workers have unique and substantial risks for work-related injuries and […]

Rick Myers Team Horner Whatever your feeling or opinion is on the 64-E code, it is the regulation that all companies and properties must adhere to if they either take care of or have a pool on their property. We as professionals must begin to use this code not only as our back-up as we […]

Ken McKenna FSPA President Recently about 40 of our dedicated members attended Legislative Days in Tallahassee to meet, talk and mingle with House Representatives and State Senators. Our goal is to educate them on our industry and discuss the current issues we may be facing. This has been successful over the years in developing relationships […]

Ava Jones FSPA Member Information Specialist Trade Association: noun An association of people or companies in a particular business or trade, organized to promote their common interests. The Florida Swimming Pool Association is comprised of 700 member companies. I wonder how many of our members know the history behind associations and what it means to […]

Rich Tarricone Aquatic Pool Systems LLC Being pool professionals, as much as we are in a fun, recreational, water-based trade, we are more importantly in the profession of keeping our clients healthy. We create vessels that filter and treat water borne illnesses for the safety of our clients and their families.

Matt Russell Pool Design Concepts LLC All you have to do is Google “customer service memes” and you will see, dare I say, a truer side of the way today’s society views the idea. Granted, a meme by its definition is “a humorous image, video, piece of text, etc.” However, we all know there is […]

Ken McKenna FSPA President We all have the necessity to have insurance but how often do you check to make sure you have the right insurance or if you have enough? It is the job of your agent to keep you informed but you still need to ask the right questions. Let’s face it, if […]

Mario Rossetti Rossetti Enterprises, LLC. I am often asked to help companies locate exceptional salespeople. The request is often directed at helping to find salespeople who can create brand recognition by selling value and not price. This is a noble, but very difficult undertaking; especially in our current market conditions. Apparently, former salespeople had not […]

Gary Kaplan Ike’s Carter Pool Companies, Inc. Often in the daily routine of service professionals, the perspective of performing a service call follows our client’s view and is only visual. Did you clean the tile? Can you make sure to system vacuum the pool? Did you brush the sides? When is the last time you […]

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David Griffiths Insurance By Ken Brown With Tropical Storms Bret and Cindy brewing, could this be the year the “hurricane drought” ends for Florida? If so, are you prepared? Do you have enough insurance to to sustain both the physical damage to building and business personal property? How about financial burden? Loss of income, additional […]

David Griffiths Insurance by Ken Brown It’s that time of year! Many young people are out looking for full and part time summer jobs. So what considerations do you have as a business owner? Young workers can be an asset to your workforce. However, young workers have unique and substantial risks for work-related injuries and […]

Rick Myers Team Horner Whatever your feeling or opinion is on the 64-E code, it is the regulation that all companies and properties must adhere to if they either take care of or have a pool on their property. We as professionals must begin to use this code not only as our back-up as we […]