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Poolwerx’ crisis management key to flood response when franchises and head office underwater


Poolwerx’ crisis management proved crucial when franchisees, and head office, were hit by the recent and devastating floods in northern New South Wales and Brisbane. Two stores in Gympie and

RFG’s Kellie Cranch appointed Poolwerx chief of franchise development


Kellie Cranch, formerly RFG’s GM partner development, has joined Poolwerx’ senior leadership team as chief of franchise development. Poolwerx chief operating officer Nic Brill said “Kellie has been an outstanding

Poolwerx spearheads staff recruitment drive for 100 roles


Poolwerx is spearheading a recruitment drive for more than 100 roles as the brand celebrates its most successful year of trading. Turnover was 10 per cent above forecast and a double digit percentage

Poolwerx appoints former Subway executive to board


Pool service franchise Poolwerx has appointed former Subway franchise executive Tracy Steinwand to its board of directors. Poolwerx founder and CEO John O’Brien said the appointment was a significant coup for

Poolwerx signs Libby Trickett as brand ambassador


Poolwerx has signed 7-time Olympic medalist Libby Trickett as its new brand ambassador in Australia.  Trickett kicks off her ambassadorial role alongside Olympic legend Laurie Lawrence with Learn2Swim Week, Poolwerx’ annual Australia

Poolwerx seeks chief franchise development officer


Poolwerx is on the hunt for a top franchise development executive. Chief operating officer Nic Brill told Inside Franchise Business Executive the established pool business is looking to shape a strong

Poolwerx goes high tech, fires up franchisees with new tools for customers


Poolwerx aims to fire up franchisees with a brand new line of exclusive pool equipment and products developed in collaboration with pool cleaning brand Maytronics. The high tech Aquawize wifi-enabled robotic cleaner can be controlled by

Poolwerx appoints NZ master franchisee to take brand to 40 stores


A former Nando’s executive is joining Poolwerx as New Zealand’s first master franchisee. Garth Parker takes on the role of NZ master franchisee, with a plan to grow the footprint to

Poolwerx opens 11 stores in 11 months


Poolwerx opens 11 stores in 11 months, with conversions and new outlets in the mix. The openings are evidence, says founder and CEO John O’Brien, of the demand for home services. The

Poolwerx sees sales and franchise recruitment rise


Poolwerx has seen a massive rise in sales of big ticket items through the winter months, with spa sales rising by nearly 1000 per cent. Chief operating officer Nic Brill told