Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 17, 2014
VivoPools, the leader in providing quality swimming pool management, has announced the appointment of Vance Gillette to the company’s advisory board. In this role, Gillette will draw on his 45 years of knowledge and expertise to help drive VivoPools’ continued national growth.
Gillette spent 36 years with Zodiac Pool Systems representing pool industry leaders like Arneson Products, Jandy Products, Teledyne Laars, and other Zodiac business lines throughout the United States, Europe, Canada and Australia. Most recently, Gillette served as Vice President of Business Development before retiring in 2013. He is currently President of Gillette Advisory Services, where he consults on the industry’s need to cater to the consumer and often speaks on the tremendous value of pool and spa ownership. Gillette’s leadership and passion for a positive pool experience has made him one of the most admired professionals in the industry.
“Since its inception four years ago, VivoPools has experienced rapid growth, and we are always looking for insight and guidance from top talent in the industry to sustain that expansion,” said Willan Johnson, CEO and Founder of VivoPools. “Appointing Vance Gillette, a champion and advocate of enjoyable pool experiences, to the advisory board is an incredible opportunity for me and the entire VivoPools’ team to partner with one of the most innovative and connected industry leaders. He will bring a reinvigorated sense of passion to the company as we work to meet our aggressive growth and customer satisfaction goals.”
“I am delighted to be joining the VivoPools team as an advisor,” said Gillette. “It is exciting to see the vision and energy that Willan Johnson and his team are bringing to the industry, and I look forward to partnering with VivoPools as it continues to grow. The company’s innovation and focus on the client experience is exactly where the industry needs to go.”
Gillette will be working closely with VivoPools’ leadership on strategic alliances and product development efforts.
Founded in 2010, VivoPools has been the leading provider of pool maintenance, repairs and remodeling services in California, Nevada, Arizona, Florida and New Jersey. Serving over 3,000 residential clients and 400 commercial properties, including Starwood Hotels and Resorts, The Irvine Company, Essex Property Management and Western National Group, VivoPools continues to cater to one of the fastest growing industries in the country. As of 2012, VivoPools began offering franchise opportunities to entrepreneurs who want to help their clients create the ultimate backyard experience. For more information on VivoPools, please visit http://www.vivopools.com.