APSP Awards

Zodiac and Jandy products used in Lighting, Water Feature, Sanitizer, Cleaner and Circulation categories of winning pool designs

SAN DIEGO - November 18, 2014 - Pool professionals using Zodiac® and Jandy® Pro Series products won 32 awards at the 44th annual Association of Pool and Spa Professionals® (APSP) International Awards of Excellence (AOE) held November 5, 2014 at the International Pool|Spa|Patio Expo in Orlando.

APSP, an international trade organization focused on providing education and enhancing business success for its members, offers the AOE program to recognize and reward installations of pools, spas, hot tubs, and water features that showcase the most beautiful and creative work in the industry. Award entries are submitted by member builders and evaluated by the association’s judging panel, which includes representatives from all segments in the pool and spa industry. Pools using Zodiac or Jandy products won four gold, nine silver, and nine bronze awards, with another ten gaining honorable mention status. These covered a broad range of categories, including circulation, automation, lighting, water features and sanitizers.

"As a longtime supporter of the Association of Pool and Spa Professionals, Zodiac Pool Systems is honored to have Zodiac and Jandy Pro Series products recognized in some of the most innovative and creative work being done in the industry," said Troy Franzen, managing director-Americas at Zodiac. "The International Awards of Excellence are an excellent opportunity for the pool community to celebrate the craftsmanship of our most talented builders."

The following pool professionals using Zodiac and Jandy Pro Series products were honored at the AOE:

  • True Blue Swimming Pools
  • California Pools, Inc.
  • Seasonal World
  • Teserra
  • Pools of Perfection
  • J-Brownlee Design & Serenity Hardscapes
  • Neptune Pools, Inc.
  • Van Kirk & Sons Pools & Spas
  • Claffey Pools
  • Outdoor Living Pool and Patio
  • Caviness Landscape Design
  • Watters Aquatech Pools & Spas
  • Paragon Pools
  • Total Pool & Spa LLC
  • Hearthstone Environments LLC
  • AquaTerra Outdoors
  • C&J Contracting, Inc.
  • Neptune Pools Inc.

About Zodiac Pool Systems, Inc.

Zodiac Pool Systems, Inc., a subsidiary of Zodiac Pool Solutions, is a global leader in swimming pool and spa products and services. The company’s comprehensive product lines are marketed under the leading brand names of Zodiac®, Polaris®, Jandy® Pro Series, Nature2®, and Cover-Pools®. Zodiac is the leading provider of premium, innovative pool and spa products and is committed to designing and producing the most energy efficient, earth-friendly pool products and systems available. To learn more about Zodiac, visit www.zodiacpoolsystems.com or call 800-822-7933.


Samantha Peterson