Orlando, FL (PRWEB) February 14, 2008
Swan Pools, a leading swimming pool company in California, recently won the prestigious Bronze Award from the APSP's Freeform 451 sq. ft. to 750 sq. ft. category. The 2007 Association of Pool & Spa Professionals' International Awards of Excellence ceremony was held on Thursday, November 29th at the Rosen Center Hotel in Orlando, Florida.
The Southern California-based swimming pool company received the Bronze Award for its installation in Lake Forest, California. The beautiful inground swimming pool features natural rocks, numerous water falls, and an attached hot tub that blends into its free-flowing curved design.
More than 900 installations were entered in the 2007 Awards of Excellence competition. During the ceremony, 161 awards were presented, including the three Chairman's Awards. There were also17 awards for merit, 32 bronze medals, 49 silver medals and 61 gold medals. There were 34 categories represented.
"We are excited to continue the Awards of Excellence tradition this year," said Association of Pool & Spa Professionals President and CEO Bill Weber. "The AOE ceremony is an important part of our overall association, as it offered members and guests an opportunity to appreciate just how far the industry has come in terms of technological and artistic achievement."
For more information about Swan Pools, visit http://www.swanpools.com
About Swan Pools:
For more than 50 years, Swan Pools has been creating outdoor family environments that are built to last a lifetime.
Incorporated in 1954, Swan Pools has one of the longest and most dependable track records in the pool and spa industry. Not many companies can claim to have built 50,000 pools in California. The value to the consumer is the immeasurable confidence that their customers have in not only the construction process but also the ongoing future relationship that exists as long as they own their pool.
Through the generations, lifestyles have changed and so has today's swimming pool. To stay on the cutting edge of this changing technology, Swan Pools is constantly developing new design techniques and installation procedures that must pass specific quality control standards. This ensures that each new product or material that a consumer may want will stand the test of time. They build pools, not just for today, but for tomorrow.
Swan Pools is located in the California areas of Napa, Walnut Creek, San Jose, Elk Grove, Stockton, Modesto, Lake Forest and North San Diego.
About the Association of Pool & Spa Professionals:
The ASPS is the world's largest international trade association representing the swimming pool, spa, hot tub and recreational water industries with a mission to enhance the business success of members. The 4,500+ member companies of the APSP include manufacturers, distributors, manufacturers' agents, designers, builders, installers, retailers and service professionals. APSP members adhere to a code of business ethics and share a commitment to public health and safety in the use of pools, spas, and hot tubs.
The Awards of Excellence, presented annually, recognize and reward the most beautiful and creative installation of pools and hot tubs across the United States and around the world. Competition is open to APSP member builders, designers and service and retail firms. For more information about the competition, contact Jennifer Allen at firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about APSP, including how to become a member, visit the http://www.theapsp.org.
Swan Pools Inc.
bmarshall @ swanpools.com
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