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Pool Corp.

Pool Corp.

Sector: Sporting And Recreational Goods And Supplies Region: LA, United States


: | Nasdaq: POOL


Pool Corp. markets and distributes swimming pool supplies and related products. It offers maintenance products, repair & replacement parts, pool equipment & components and irrigation & landscape products. It provides services to swimming pool remodelers and builders, retail swimming pool stores, swimming pool repair & service businesses, landscape construction & maintenance contractors, and golf courses. The company was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Covington, LA.

Executives

Manuel J. Perez de la Mesa, Director, President and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Perez de la Mesa has been Chief Executive Officer of the Company since May 2001 and has also been the President of the Company since February 1999. Mr. Perez de la Mesa served as Chief Operationg Officer of the Company from February 1999 to May 2001. Prior to joining the Company. Mr. Perezx de la Mesa served as Vice President, Distribution Operations for Watsco, Inc., a HVAC/R distribution company, from 1996 to January
Mark W. Joslin, Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Joslin has served as Vice President, Chief Financial Officer of the Company since August 2004. From August 1999 to July 2004 he worked for Eastman Chemical Company, where he served as Vice President of Corporate Development and as Vice President and Corporate Controller. Prior to joining Eastman, Mr. Joslin was the Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Secretary of Lawter International, which was acquired by Eastman in 1999.
A. David Cook, Group Vice President
Mr. Cook has served as GroupVice President of the Company since January of 2005. He was Vice President of Sales and Marketing from 1997 until January 2005.From December 1993 until February 1997, he served as the Director of National Sales Development for the Company's principal operating subsidiary. From 1988-1993 he held field positions as branch and regional manager.
Kenneth G. St. Romain, Group Vice President
Mr. St. Romain has served as Group Vice President of the Company since July 2007. He served as SCP Distributors, LLC General Manager of the Central Division from 2001 to 2007 and as Vice President of SCP Distributors, LLC since 2004. Prior to that, Mr. St. Romain held several positions in management, and has been employed with the company since 1993.
Stephen C. Nelson, Vice President
Mr. Nelson has served as Vice President of the Company since May 2002. He has also served as a General Manager since June 1998. From 1996 until 1998, Mr. Nelson was the Senior Business Consultant-Supply Chain Management for General Electric Information Services.
Jennifer M. Neil, General Counsel, Secretary
Jennifer M. Neil has served as General Counsel of Pool Corporation ("Pool") since May 2003 and in February 2005, was appointed to also serve as Secretary. From January 2000 through April 2003, she was employed by Adams and Reese LLP, in New Orleans, Louisiana, where she represented and advised corporations in a range of areas, including labor and employment, commercial litigation, and securities. Prior to that, she was an associate with Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, where her work focused on structured finance.
Craig C. Hubbard, Investor Relations Officer
Mr. Hubbard has served as Investor Relations Officer of the Company since January 2009. He has also served as Treasurer and Assistant Secretary of the Company since February 1997. From February 1997 until August 2004, Mr. Hubbard served as Chief Financial Officer of the Company and from December 1993 until February 1997, he served as Controller for the Company's principal operating subsidiary. 
Melanie Housey, Corporate Controller, Chief Accounting Offier
Ms. Housey was designated as our Principal Accounting Officer in May 2008 she has also served as our Corporate Controller since July 2007. She first joined PoolCorp in May 2006 as the Senior Director of Corporate Accounting. Prior to joining the Company, Ms. Housey was employed in the Assurance and Advisory Business Services Group at Ernst & Young for the previous 12 years serving most recently as a Senior Manager. Ms. Housey is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Society of Louisiana Certified Public Accountants.

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