Marc Cannon - 2018
Marc Cannon left is presented with the 2018 Terry Cowles Memorial Award by Mark Cyr.
Marc Cannon began his pool business in 1994. Marc became of member of IPSSA in 1996, East Valley Phoenix.
Marc has a passion for education, where he organized 3-day educational seminars for the Desert Pool and Spa Show. His drive to promote ethics and professionalism was shown by the classes that he brought the educational portion of the show. His enthusiasm and commitment were shown in the segments that he taught.
Marc would go above and beyond participating and contributing to the chapter. Marc has served in different roles at the chapter level, including multiple terms as chapter president. Marc has the ability to get the best of members. With Marc’s leadership the Phoenix East Valley Chapter came to affectionally be called “the Love Chapter”.
At the region level, Marc has served as the IPSSA BORD President and IPSSAN Editor.
Marc is also very involved in charity work. For many years, Marc has traveled to Mexico to help build houses for the under privileged families. Marc has also received the Dan Nisly Award.
Dan Nisly was known for helping families in Africa. When Dan passed away, the East Valley Chapter recognized the outstanding work Dan Nisly had done and created an award.
Marc has worked with legislators on the importance of setting regulations that support the pool industry.