Franchisee Profile: Sean Rogers

Name: Sean Rogers
Opening Date: March 1, 2012
Brand: America’s Swimming Pool Company (ASP)
Territory: Pensacola, Florida
Phone Number: 850-449-6549
Email: pensacola@asppoolco.com 

Sean Rogers is a Stillwater, Oklahoma native and obtained a bachelor’s degree in recreation administration from Oklahoma State University, as well as a master’s degree in recreation administration from the University of Southern Mississippi. Sean began his career working for the Department of Defense on Johnston Atoll as a morale and recreation specialist. He then moved on to run the outdoor recreation programs for North Carolina State University and Northern Arizona University. , Sean then moved into the medical sales industry and eventually opened his own medical sales company in Denver. Sean recently became the manager for America’s Swimming Pool Company of Pensacola under the ownership of Ryan Eiland.

How did you learn about the brand?
I was familiar with ASP previously, but learned more information about the brand and the available position through my parents, whom are great friends with ASP owner Ryan Eiland’s in-laws. 

What is appealing to you about joining a franchise system?
The thing I find most beneficial about the franchise system from a managerial perspective, is the support and training that ASP offers. They really take great care of their franchisees and this has allowed us to be successful.

What makes your business different?
The greatest difference between ASP and the competition is the high level of service and professionalism. All of our employees are experts in the industry and receive the best training. They carry themselves with a professionalism that is unmatched in the industry.

Also, our location is open seven days a week so that we can better serve our customers. Both Ryan and I both come from a sales backgrounds and know how crucial it is to take care of our customers.

Do you have any hobbies or passions outside of business? 

I am an avid scuba diver! I also enjoy cycling, sailing, and almost all watersports.