March 8, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
1620 13th Ave. East
West Fargo ND 58078
HotSpring Spas & Pool Tables 2
Awarded highest honor by HotSpring® Spas
FARGO, North Dakota -- HotSpring Spas N Pool Tables 2 of Fargo, North Dakota and owners Vince and Sarah Wuebker received top honors, being named the 2012 Locksin Thompson International Dealer of the Year by Watkins Manufacturing Corp., maker of Hot Spring Spas, the world’s number one selling hot tub brand. Joined by six members of his team, owner Vince Wuebker also received the 2012 Productivity Award for a dealer with the highest sales volume for a single store. The awards were presented at the HotSpring National Dealer Kick-off held in Phoenix, Arizona.
Watkins Executive Vice President Mike Dunn called Wuebker and team, “Passionate believers in the HotSpring Brand, and true hot tub evangelists.” They were also lauded for the admiration they have among the Hot Spring dealer network throughout North America.
“To be a Locksin Thompson Dealer of the Year, a dealer must embody the entrepreneurial spirit that enables them to recognize, adjust, and progress through the ever-changing challenges of the retailing and hot tub industry,” explains Dunn. “True to the spirit of this award, HotSpring Spas and Pool Tables 2 is progressive and proactive,” said Dunn. “They are committed to both achieving their goals and to providing an exceptional customer experience.”
HotSpring Spas and Pool Tables 2 was chosen from among than 700 Hot Spring dealers worldwide to receive the hot tub manufacturer’s most prestigious dealer award. The award is named in memory of Locksin Thompson, a highly respected, early pioneer dealer in the hot tub industry.
“When you think about all of the great dealers in the HotSpring family, which are the best in the business, to win this award is such a great honor it is almost impossible to explain,” said Vince Wuebker, owner of HotSpring Spas and Pool Tables 2.
“A Hot tub is a personal care product that makes a significant difference in the quality of life of our customers and helps them spend quality time with the people they love,” said Vince Wuebker, owner. “This award is an affirmation that we are serving our customers here in Fargo and the surrounding community with excellence. It motivates us to continue to provide the absolute best customer experience, and to help even more people discover the many benefits of hot tubbing.”
Serving North Dakota since 1989, Vince and his team at HotSpring Spas & Pool Tables 2 are experts in the field and use nothing but the latest technology for pools, spas and hot tubs from equipment to water chemistry. They recently expanded the brand to Bismarck, opening a 16,000 square foot showroom at the Kirkwood Mall. For more information about HotSpring Spas & Pool Tables 2, visit the company’s website www.fargohotspring.com
About Watkins Manufacturing Corporation
Watkins Manufacturing is the world’s leading manufacturer of hot tubs world-wide. Hot Spring Spas are sold through an independent network of dealers across North American and in more than 60 countries around the world. Watkins is a division of Masco Corporation, a Fortune 500 company whose quality home products include Delta® Faucets, KraftMaid® Cabinets, and Behr® paint.
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HotSpring Spas and Pool Tables 2 of Fargo, North Dakota, with owner Vince Wuebker (right), was named 2012 Locksin Thompson Dealer of the Year. Watkins' President Steve Hammock (center) congratulates Vince and members of his team.