Blue Stone Pools announced as a 2012 GAVA Award Winner
Blue Stone Pools has been announced as a recipient of two Gold 2012 GAVA Awards.
We would like to thank our clients for the opportunity to create their award-winning pools and look forward to affording the same opportunities to our other clients.
Below is the Press Release:
GAVA Announces 2012 Winners: Competition Celebrates Visionary Designers Worldwide for Water-themed Applications
Global AquaTekture Visionary Awards (GAVA) Recognizing Architects, Pool Builders, Artisans and Designers is Produced by Three V Enterprises.
(September 23, 2012, Las Vegas, NV) GAVA: Global AquaTekture Visionary Awards announces the winners for the 2012 competition. Produced by Three V Enterprises, a Las Vegas based corporation, GAVA transcends beyond the traditional water-themed design awards by hosting an integrated world-wide competition open to design professionals of all genres dedicated to influencing and creating thought-provoking solutions. GAVA is the official and original AquaTekture design competition.
The award salutes the innovative spirit of artisans from every segment of the globe, celebrating diverse concepts from varying cultures, environments and philosophical aspects. Sixty-six winners included projects from across the United States, Australia, and Mexico, and South America.
Winners were announced at the annual GAVA Awards Reception, Thursday, September 20, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. All GAVA winners will be included in the full-color book published by Schiffer Publishing, due for release in early spring 2013. Three V Enterprises’ Board of Directors Joseph A. Vassallo, Mary Vail and Joseph M. Vassallo also announced the 2012 Inspire Award recipient, Vance Gillette, VP of Business Development ZODIAC pool and spa systems. Masters of Ceremonies for the evening were GAVA Advisor Brett Abbott and GAVA Founder Joseph M. Vassallo. Special guest speaker was Rick Gray, Wynn Resorts General Manager of Entertainment Operations.
The GAVA Team and Sponsors; Presenting Sponsor- Structure Studios, Platinum Sponsor- Zodiac, Gold Sponsors-Paramount Pool and Spa Systems, and Pebble Technologies, Inc., congratulate the winners comprising of architects, contractors, homebuilders, pool builders, artists and landscape architects.
Finalist judges included Interior Designer Kassie Smith, Kassie Smith Lifestyle Design Group, Landscape Design Architect Jennifer Margison, Attanasio Landscape Architecture and Architect Nebiyou Tekle, LEED, AP, BPI, RESNET, Dakem & Associates, LLC, all of Las Vegas, Nevada.
The judges rated entries on atypical designs and innovative applications that surpassed the boundaries of traditional water feature solutions. GAVA, recognizes artisans globally who’s visions and creativity exemplify the best in AquaTekture; the discipline of designing, engineering and erecting of water environments and ancillary components, in a harmonious nature with consideration to function, space and aesthetics.
About Three V Enterprises and GAVA Awards
Three V Enterprises is a corporation devoted to developing platforms to honor, educate and inspire architects, designers, builders, manufacturers, and developers worldwide. GAVA: Global AquaTekture Visionary Awards is the official and original AquaTekture design competition. http://www.gavaawards.com or http://www.facebook.com/gavaawards.
For a full list of winners, you can view the Press Release in its’ entirety here.