The Woodlands, Texas -March 8, 2005- Paul Ryan, President of Texas Pools, has announced the recent addition of Thom Blumenkamp as a Sales and Design Associate.
With more than 30 years of sales management and creative design experience, Blumenkamp joins Texas Pools to help continue the tradition of building quality customer relationships while creating and implementing the company’s innovative approach to unique swimming pool and spa designs.
“We are excited about Thom joining our team,” said Ryan. “With his in-depth knowledge of swimming pool design and development and his broad range of sales experience within our industry and the community, he will be an asset to our team of professionals.”
Blumenkamp, who has been recognized by the National Pool and Spa Institute for outstanding swimming pool design, will be responsible for customer relationship management, strategic sales and market planning, and swimming pool and spa creative design and implementation.
Blumenkamp is a Certified Building Professional (CBP) through The Association of Pool & Spa professionals, which focus on teaching professionals about maintaining superior industry standards and excellent customer relationships. He is also a graduate of the Genesis 3 Design Group. Based in Tennessee, Genesis 3 offers an intensive educational program focusing on watershape design and construction for industry professionals.
Blumenkamp adds,” I am looking forward to getting involved in the community and sharing the commitment to excellence that Texas Pools is known so well for throughout Montgomery County. I have lived and worked here for over 30 years and it is always a pleasure to work with customers to help create their vision.”
Recognized as one of the most innovative pool builders in the industry, the Texas Pools professionals have designed and built award-winning custom pools and spas for over 25 years.
To date, Texas Pools has received more than 160 awards, both regional and international, from the National Spa and Pool Institute.
Texas Pools was also selected as one of the Top 100 Pool Companies in the nation by Aqua Magazine and is frequently featured in Pool & Spa News, Swimming Pool/Spa Age, Aqua Magazine and other industry and local publications. Most recently, Texas Pools is featured as “the Toast of Texas” in the 2005 edition of Luxury Pools magazine, which is available at local bookstores.
In 1999, Texas Pools was identified by Paramount Pool and Spa Systems of Phoenix, Arizona as one of the Top 25 pool companies in the United States and was selected to be a charter member of the Paramount Advisory Committee Enterprise (PACE), the national think-tank for the swimming pool industry.
In addition to PACE, Texas Pools is a member of the National Spa and Pool Institute, the Greater Houston Builders Association and the Better Business Bureau.
Texas Pools is also a member of the South Montgomery County Woodlands Chamber of Commerce.
For more information about Texas Pools please call 281-367-4660.