News in the “Pool Management & Lifeguards” Category

American Pool Takes on the Dominican Republic! – International Lifeguard Training

By Taja McNeal April 4, 2019 , , , , ,

At American Pool, we take pool safety and lifeguard training seriously! This past February, our very own Corporate Safety Director, Sabraya Isaacs and four American Red Cross lifeguard instructors traveled to the Dominican Republic to train lifeguards for the upcoming 2019 summer season. Together, Sabraya Isaacs, Michael Scheetz, Nicholas Vaccarello (American Pool President’s Award winner), […]

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American Pool Announces Partnership with Langley and Taylor

By Karen White March 18, 2019

Owings Mills, MD (March 18, 2019) – American Pool is pleased to announce a new partnership with Langley and Taylor. Since 1995, Taylor White has operated Langley and Taylor Pool Corporation, a pool management, maintenance, repair, and renovation company in Nashville, Tennessee. On March 8, 2019, American Pool acquired the assets of Langley and Taylor […]

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Hiring and Retaining the Best Lifeguards

Having the right lifeguards is important for every pool environment. But let’s face it, the hiring process can be stressful! Let the pool management experts at American Pool help! We have the right tools and knowledge to successfully hire the best candidates.  Plus, once we find the right candidates we know how to keep them! […]

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Managing Risk: A Commercial Pool’s Guide to Liability

By Karen White January 8, 2019 ,

There are many aspects to consider when operating a commercial pool, chief among them is safety. With so many other responsibilities to handle it can be easy for pool managers to feel overwhelmed, which can lead to responsibilities being overlooked. If this scenario sounds familiar it may be time to consider hiring a commercial pool […]

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After The Sale – Swimming Pool Management for HOA’s

By Karen White December 27, 2018 ,

The swimming pool construction industry has seen a healthy expansion growing 3.8% over the last five years.  Developers know that offering active amenities such as a fitness center and a community pool will not only meet today’s buyer expectations, when they are thoughtfully designed, they sell units faster. After the developer is gone, the management […]

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American Red Cross Recognizes American Pool as Leader in Lifeguard Training

By Karen White October 25, 2018 , ,

Owings Mills, Maryland — American Pool’s Guard for Life program trained 2,110 new American Red Cross Lifeguards in 2017. In recognition of this achievement and valued partnership with the American Red Cross, the company was presented with plaques for being in the top ten percent of lifeguard training providers. The Red Cross presented additional honors […]

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The Bold & the Recruitable

The 2018 Staffing & Recruiter Summit Baltimore, Maryland — American Pool’s Guard for Life program kicked off the 2018-2019 lifeguard recruitment season at our annual recruiting summit on October 2-3. Our lifeguard recruiters come from all over the country to learn how to seek out the “Bold and the Recruitable,” the outstanding lifeguards that make […]

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Swim For Success | Our Water Safety Program

You may have noticed us sharing the news about many of our American Pool community activities in recent months. As our organization continues to grow, we recognize that our industry leadership in aquatics can also translate to opportunities to benefit society. Our operating teams are passionate about finding ways to support local causes that can […]

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A New Face To Fitness

By Karen White February 12, 2018 , , , ,

Knockout competition with a new take on fitness centers and gyms Americans are encouraged to exercise and eat healthy from all corners… they want to do better, to feel better. A multitude of surveys and studies show that personal health is very important to the general population. There’s nothing more motivating than having fitness-centric amenities […]

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