June 22, 2021 – National Pool Partners (NPP) welcomes Founding Partner Chad Nikkel, from Aquaman Pools in Scottsdale, AZ to the team as Regional President in Arizona. Chad joins NPP after a decade in the pool service industry and is focused on growing the Arizona market through acquisition and partnership with other leading local brands. Chad joins Hal Denbar in Austin, TX (Patriot Pool and Spa) and Eddie Skehan in Orlando, FL (T&D Pool Service) as NPP’s third Founding Partner.

National Pool Partners CEO Augusto Titarelli outlined his vision for Arizona saying “Chad brings a depth of industry experience in operations, growth, marketing, and M&A, which will allow our businesses to quickly scale in the Metro Phoenix and Tucson markets in order to serve our customers more efficiently. Over the summer, we will announce more Arizona companies to our family of brands.”

Chad Nikkel and Aquaman Pools

Chad joins NPP as a seasoned entrepreneur who has spent his entire working life growing service-based companies by putting the customer first. Under this motto, Chad has grown Aquaman to be one of the largest pool service business in Scottsdale, AZ, including completion of multiple route-acquisitions. Notably in 2017, Chad acquired and integrated Brothers Pool Service, which was owned by Pool Chasers co-hosts Greg Villafana and Tyler Rasmussen. In partnership with NPP, Chad will continue to expand the Aquaman footprint across the Metro Phoenix market.

Chad Nikkel said “By partnering with NPP we have a tremendous opportunity to elevate the pool service industry. We are already investing in systems, equipment and technology to make our teammates lives easier and improve the customer experience. I have seen this revolution first-hand in other services industries and I am happy to be part of the NPP team who have seasoned leadership and a playbook for success. Big things ahead!”

Join the Revolution with NPP

NPP is always looking for passionate Pool Partners to join the Family and expand our footprint across the Sun Belt. Whether you are looking to retire, starting to plan for succession, or wanting to take your business to the next level with new capital, NPP is the strategic partner to bring your vision to fruition.

About National Pool Partners (NPP)

National Pool Partners is a newly launched pool service company focused on partnering with leading regional pool service owner-operators and providing them with the capital and expertise to accelerate their growth. NPP takes a differentiated approach by providing employees with career growth opportunities, maintaining the owner’s brand and legacy, and providing sellers with an opportunity to become leaders within the NPP organization. NPP aspires to be the largest pool service company by putting people first, helping peers in the industry, and creating lifetime customers. For more information, please see contact details below.

Contact Information

Eddie Skehan, Founding Partner, Vice President, Operational Excellence eskehan@go-npp.com
Hal Denbar, Founding Partner, President of Texas hdenbar@go-npp.com
Chad Nikkel, Founding Partner, President of Arizona cnikkel@go-npp.com
Bryan Banta, Partner, President of Florida bbanta@go-npp.com
Justin Kuperberg, Chief Development Officer jkuperberg@go-npp.com
Augusto Titarelli, Chief Executive Officer atitarelli@go-npp.com