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American Concrete Institute
ACI uses multiple committees to develop standards and building codes relevant to the watershaping industry. Committee 318 is responsible for the Building Code Requirements for Structural Concrete which includes both cast-inplace and shotcrete placement methods. We are members of ACI and we support and promote their codes.
38800 Country Club Drive
Farmington Hills, MI 48331-3439
T: (248) 848-3780
American Shotcrete Association
ASA participates in the ACI committees and produces their own Position Statements on best practices for shotcrete operations. We are members of ASA and we support and promote their standards and guidelines.
American Society of Landscape Architects
Founded in 1899, the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA) is the professional association for landscape architects in the United States, representing more than 15,000 members.
636 Eye Street NW
Washington, D.C. 20001-3736
T: (202) 898-2444
Association of Professional Landscape Designers (APLD)
APLD has participated in teaching programs through Genesis University™ and they accept our programs for their members’ continuing education requirements.
4305 North Sixth Street, Suite A
Harrisburg, PA 17110
T: (717) 238-9780
Bundesverband Schwimmbad & Wellness E.V.
BSW translates to the Federal Association for Swimming Pools & Wellness in Germany. Primarily focused on the residential market, they educate and connect builders, owners, architects, and other professionals similar to the way GENESIS® connects its members. They also host an annual tradeshow: Aquanale which had approximately 26,600 visitors from 117 countries in 2017! We support our international connections through this prestigious organization.
An Lyskirchen 14
T: +49 (0) 221/271 66 90
Bel Aqua Pool Supply Inc
For more than 60 years, Bel-Aqua has been distributing the highest-quality pool and spa products and parts at competitive prices. As a family-run business, we have achieved an unmatched reputation for one-to-one personal service and on-time delivery.
20 Commerce Drive
New Rochelle, NY 10801
T: (914) 235-2200
Florida Swimming Pool Association
The Florida Swimming Pool Association has utilized Genesis University™ education for their annual conferences.
2555 Porter Lake Drive, Suite 106
Sarasota, FL 34240
T: (941) 952-9293
International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo
International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo™
The International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo (PSP Expo) is the only event held in the United States serving all segments of the international Pool, Spa and Outdoor Living industries.
Attendees have the unique opportunity to connect outside their region with other residential and commercial pool and spa professionals from across the globe who share the same mission. This marketplace cultivates a unique exchange of product knowledge, processes, and best practices. Above all, the PSP Expo is where the industry collaborates and establishes impactful relationships fostered by events like the Welcome Party, GENESIS® Family Reunion Dinner, and the APSP WAVE Reception.
From pool and spa construction and maintenance to leadership and profitability, the PSP Expo core educational program offers something for everyone. The PSP Expo is also where the following organizations hold their own widely recognized and respected certification programs:
• Pool and Hot Tub Alliance (PHTA)
• National Plasterers Council (NPC)
• American Shotcrete Association (ASA)
Event is expected to draw more than 10,500 buyers from all regions of the United States and from around the world, including Residential and Commercial Builders, Installers, Service Professionals, Spa Dealers, Outdoor Living Retailers, Buying Agents and other Industry Professionals.
More than 500 manufacturers will be displaying their latest designs and product innovations including:
• Pools and spas (above and in-ground)
• Covers and other pool and spa accessories
• Pumps and heaters
• Chemicals and chemical alternatives
• Construction materials and equipment
• Tile, fabric and textiles
• Pergolas and outdoor structures
• Water and fire features
• Casual furniture
• Hearth and outdoor fire features
• Outdoor lighting and décor
• Decking and fencing
• Recreation and game room products
• Technology solutions
• Business services
Master Pools Guild
MPG is a global network of elite custom pool builders operating with a strong commitment to high quality, customer service, and good business ethics. They have teamed with Genesis University™ as their primary educational partner committing to a long-term strategy of training for all of their members.
Mid America Pool, Spa & Outdoor Living Show
Industry Exhibits, Education & Training
PO Box 666
Palos Park, IL 60464
T: (630) 308-1363
National Plasterers Council, Inc.
NPC has included Genesis University™ education in their annual conference for several years and we look forward to continuing that tradition this year in San Diego!
1000 N. Rand Road, Suite 214
Wauconda, IL 60084
T: (847) 416-7272
NESPA supports their members with education, training, legislation, technical, code, and other assistance. Genesis University™ has supported these efforts through programs at The Pool and Spa Show hosted annually in Atlantic City, NJ. We continue to build that relationship and they recently hosted our first CONSTRUCTION 281 Major Renovations program at their headquarters.
6B South Gold Drive
Hamilton, NJ 08691
T: (609) 689-9111
PHTCC is a national association of companies, organizations, and individuals involved in the aquatic leisure industry of Canada. They also host the Annual Canadian Pool & Spa Conference & Expo where Genesis University™ has provided education and training.
5 MacDougall Drive
Brampton, ON L6S 3P3
T: (905) 458-7242
Pool & Hot Tub Alliance
PHTA represents swimming pool, hot tub and spa manufactures, distributors, manufacturers’ agents, designers, builders, installers, retailers and service professionals. PHTA offers pool and hot tub education and certification programs, provides valuable membership benefits, develops trusted industry standards and advocates for critical legislation.
2111 Eisenhower Ave., Ste. 500
Alexandria, VA 22314
T: (703) 838-0083
WHERE OUTDOOR LIVING COMES TO LIFE POOLCORP - delivering products, service and commitment to the outdoor swimming pool and backyard living industries. The company operates over 360 locations in North America, Europe, South America, and Australia with more than 4,000 employees through the multiple networks.
109 Northpark Blvd
Covington, LA 70433-5521
T: (985) 892-5521
Southeast Pool & Spa Show
Pool Innovations, Products, & Training
PO Box 666
Palos Park, IL 60464
T: (630) 308-1363
Southwest Pool & Spa Show
Pool Industry Education
3341 Regent Blvd., Suite 130-325
Irving, TX 75063
T: (800) 773-7440