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New Awards for 2016

FSPA is excited to announce that we have added two new awards for 2016 that will be presented at the Awards and Welcome Reception on Friday February 11, 2016 starting at 6:30pm in the pre-function area of Exhibit Hall at the Orange County Convention Center.

The first of the two new awards is our Service Professional of the Year award. This award is about customer satisfaction and the positive results FSPA pool and spa service professionals produce for the people who use pool products.  Each FSPA Chapter will select a winner.  Click for more information.

The second of the two new awards is the Tops-In-Trucks award. This award is to recognize outstanding fleet vehicle graphics and excellent modifications of service and repair trucks. It is our way of recognizing Florida Pool Pros who are leading the way everyday as they serve customers throughout Florida. Click for more information.

We can’t wait to see you all in February and announce the winners!

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