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Brian Van Bower
Aquatic Consultants Inc.
13775 SW 145 CT. Suite A
Miami FL 33186
T (305) 383-7266
F (305) 383-7266
Skype: bvanbower and andy.kaner
Bower has more than 45 years of professional experience in the pool and spa industry. He is currently active with two companies: He is President of Aquatic Consultants, Inc., an international consulting and design firm specializing in upscale and unusual pool and waterscape designs and he is also Ambassador and co-founder of Genesis. Bower holds a Florida State Commercial Pool Contractors license (inactive), served the former National Spa and Pool Institute (NSPI) in various capacities since 1979 including President of Region VII (Florida), NSPI National Vice President, Region VII, and he was inducted into the NSPI, Region VII Hall of Fame in 1994. He chaired the NSPI International Design Award Committee from 1997- 1999.
Bower has won more than 100 industry design awards and he and his company’s work have been featured in many national periodicals, magazines and television shows including Bob Vila’s Home Again television show, Florida Home and Garden magazine, CNN News, Florida Lifestyles TV show, NBC News, CBS News Sunday Morning Show 8/2007 & 8/2008, CNBC On The Money 2006, PBS National Television “Spotlight on Safety” segment, Homebuilding Digest show on Home & Garden Television, Architectural Digest, Florida Architecture (front cover), Tycoon, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Miami Herald, The Orlando Sentinel, Millionaire, Pool and Spa Living, and Florida Trend. His expertise and projects are regularly featured in the industry trade publications, Home Magazine’s TV Show, Ambiance Piscines (France) and Aqua. He has contributed to SPLASH magazine in Australia and his work was prominently featured in the tabletop book, “Dream Pools” by Deborah Dietsch in 2002. For four years Brian was host of his own weekly radio show, “All About Pools and Spas” in South Florida. His firm has projects in Africa, Sri Lanka, Greece, Colombia, all through the Caribbean, British & US Virgin Islands, Bahamas, Bermuda, Canada and all across the US.
Brian Van Bower Education Credits
Level II Design School "2000"
Fountain Design School "2001"
Hadco Lighting School "2001"
Drawing School "2002"
Rock & Water School "2005"
Pool & Watershape Construction School "2005"
Design Schools "2005"
- Elements of Design
- Measured Perspective
- Basic Color Theory
- Vocabulary of Architecture and Style
- Creating Digital Presentations
- Natural Streams and Ponds