Aqua Quip is a family-owned pool, spa and backyard retail center specializing in installation, service, repair, maintenance and associated products. Based in Seattle, the company has nine locations in the Puget Sound area of Washington.
Aqua Quip was founded in 1959 by Dick and Esther Quint, who added a line of pool supplies to the family hardware store.
Aqua Quip carries aboveground, fiberglass and vinyl-liner pools, as well as portable and inground hot tubs. It further specializes in easy-to-use, dependable water care products for pools and spas, BBQs and outdoor kitchens, firepits and various backyard accessories. A wide range of maintenance equipment, repair parts, heaters, filters, automatic cleaners, filter cartridges, spa covers, pool covers, and toys and games also are available.
- Brian Quint - President and CEO, has been with the company for more than 30 years; son of founders Dick and Esther Quint.
- Kathleen Carlson - Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, has been with the company since 1979.
- Erik Carlson - Senior Vice President of Operations, has been with the company since 1965.