Pool Prophet

Prior to acquiring Blue Ribbon Pools over 16 years ago, owner Maurice Bushroe had a 22-year career in Fortune 500 sales and executive management. A Florida Certified Commercial Pool/Spa Contractor, Blue Ribbon Pools has always been heavily involved in the community and in industry-related associations such as Building Association Managers of Volusia County (BAM), Florida Swimming Pool Association (FSPA), The Association of Pool & Spa Professionals, Lodging and Hospitality Association of Volusia County, and the New Smyrna Beach of Realtors.

Maurice has served on the Executive Board of FSPA since 2016 and also served on the East Central Florida Chapter as secretary and treasurer in 2014. He is a Director of Building Association Managers of Volusia County and also a member of the Lodging and Hospitality Association of Volusia County.

FSPA is a trade association for the pool and spa industry with approximately 600 member businesses in 16 Chapters across Florida. FSPA provides the industry with access to continuing education courses, information on current trends and issues, an arbitration program and government relations’ representation with its state office located in Sarasota. For more details on FSPA, contact Wendy Parker Barsell, Executive Director, at (800) 548-6774 or

Blue Ribbon Pools is a fully integrated pool building, service and repair company that supports over 400 customers weekly. For more details on Blue Ribbon Pools contact Diane Michael, Marketing Director, at 386-538-1083 or

Blue Ribbon Pools is a family-owned company well-known in the area for making “vacation water,” as they like to call it. Blue Ribbon Pools is popular for their 24/7 emergency care, excellent customer service, and their innovative cloud-based information management software. As professional Florida pool designers and builders, Blue Ribbon Pools provides unique custom designs, excellent quality construction, and is ready to deliver the best results.

Blue Ribbon Pools is fully versed in Florida Pool Code and Commercial Property Managers often rely on them to make sure their pools are code-compliant.