Power Panels

We are proud to bring back our Power Panel sessions for the 2019 PSP Expo. Join the most accomplished industry professionals as they share their insights on the current state of the industry, emerging technologies, economic trends, issues facing the industry, future growth and more. Come prepared to listen, learn and ask questions of the leaders guiding our industry. During these fast-paced, interactive sessions, you will have the opportunity to ask questions and hear the panel offer real solutions for tackling today’s toughest issues. 

On opening morning before the show floor opens, participate one of these three powerful discussions covering the latest information for each major segment of the industry - builders, retailers and service professionals. Power Panels are FREE to all attendees and a great way to kick off the show. The Expo Hall will open immediately following the conclusion of the Power Panels. Registration is required.

Select one below to find out more and register today!

Tuesday, November 5 | 10:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Builder Power Panel

Builder Power Panel (Room 253)

Dive into a variety of important topics with a panel of distinguished pool builders led by Steve Barnes of AquaStar Pool Products.

  • The biggest mistakes new pool builders make
  • Maintaining quality and productivity during the building process
  • The most utilized business measurement tools
  • Key reasons for business success

Retail Power Panel

Retail Power Panel (Room 238)

Join moderator Mike Gohlke of Gohlke Pools as he leads a panel of forward-thinking retail professionals in a discussion covering a large range of topics.

  • Competition – How to deal with online competition and pricing
  • Marketing – The most effective marketing for retail stores
  • Business – Everything from software and procedures, to staff hiring and training
  • Store Front – Retail store décor philosophy tips

Service Power Panel

Service Power Panel (Room 256)

Hear insights on trending topics for service companies from a panel of top service professionals led by Javier Payan of Payan Pools.

  • Business – Discussion covering software, marketing, strategy and more
  • Marketing – Your online presence and what is working
  • Offerings – Thoughts on trending products and services
  • Staffing – How to attract, train and keep your employees