SPASA Australia has appointed a new sales executive: David Stennett. Stennett will oversee sales for the SPLASH! magazine and expo, as well as bringing his diverse knowledge and skills to the association. Stennett's appointment comes after the resignation of Karen Jacques from the role of national sales manager of SPLASH!, effective 20 October 2017.
SPASA Australia has appointed Australasian Exhibitions and Events (AEE) to manage its Adelaide Pool and Spa Show. The name of the Adelaide show will be changed to the Pool Spa and Outdoor Living Expo, and the date has been brought forward to 24–25 March 2018.
What happens when you encounter a competitor’s shoddy work or product that threatens the reputation of our industry? While your first instinct might be to criticise them, a negative reaction makes you look bad too — no-one wins.
Waterco has topped the class at the SPASA Awards of Excellence, taking home not only the Training and Excellence Award in three states (NSW/ACT, Queensland and South Australia), but also securing the coveted National Training and Excellence Award.
All our efforts to promote water safety appear to be working: Australia has experienced a 24% reduction in fatal drownings since 2002/03, the Royal Life Saving National Drowning Report 2017 has found.
SPASA Australia's inaugural Leadership Convention has been pronounced a resounding success. The industry's top leaders met in Sydney on 31 August to learn from inspiring keynote speakers and industry leaders who shared their insights, experience and practical concepts.
SPASA Australia has developed a game-changing initiative for the pool and spa industry: a CPD program designed to recognise and promote professionalism. The SPASA Australia Certification & Accreditation Program will reward individuals and businesses for their learning and development efforts by granting them SPASA Accredited or SPASA Certified status.
SPASA Australia has been hard at work campaigning to ensure the best possible outcomes for its members with regards to changes in Australian standards and qualifications. Here is an update on SPASA's advocacy over the last six months.
SPASA Australia has acquired the SPLASH! brand from The Intermedia Group and Interpoint Events. The acquisition of the brand includes both SPLASH! magazine and the SPLASH! Pool & Spa Trade Show.
Zodiac Australia has been announced as the Gold Sponsor of the National Awards of Excellence. The awards will be held the evening after the Leadership Convention, on 31 August at Doltone House, Jones Bay Wharf, Sydney.
SPASA Australia and Clark Rubber have collaborated to develop a tailored program to deliver the Certificate III in Swimming Pool and Spa Service qualification to all its franchisees and pool technicians across Australia.
If the answer is yes, you should get along to SAFETYconnect at Rosehill Gardens in Sydney this month. Over 400 professionals have already signed up to attend this world-class conference and expo.
Are you managing multiple generations within your business? Not sure how to approach baby boomers or millennials? Pool and spa industry leaders will share their secrets of industry leadership in a panel session at SPASA Australia's Leadership Convention on 31 August.