CHOCK WALDEN

Chock is the founder & President of BLUEWATER CAS. After starting a small janitorial company (Walden Chemical) in 1984, Chock quickly learned that commerical swimming pools were an underserviced industry in Central Arkansas. By 1993, Chock and his team serviced over 100 swimming pools in the state. In 2002, the janitorial side of the business had become a thing of the past and BlueWater Pools was born. Through good times & bad, Chock has grown the business to become a multi-million dollar company that provides goods and services to over 450 customers in 10 states.

 

Chock is a native son of Fayetteville, AR.....has great seats at Razorback football games, and is the proud father of 2 daughters and grandfather of 4.

PHIL HELMS

Phil is our company Sales Manager. He began his career in the aquatics industry in 1993 as a lifeguard at Wild River Country, a 31 acre waterpark in North Little Rock, AR. In 2000 he became the General Manager. During his eight year tenure as GM, he oversaw over $6 million in capital improvements that included 5 new slides, catering areas, and ticketing systems. 

 

He began his career with BlueWater Pools in 2008 in sales and project management. Focused solely on sales now, Phil is responsible for ensuring all sales and service meet our customers expectations.

AARON CRAIG

Aaron is our Project Manager/Sales Representative. He has worked for BlueWater Pools since 2005. Prior to that, he spent 6 years working in maintenance and park services at Wild River Country in North Little Rock, AR. During his time spent in the waterpark, Aaron was the construction lead on the installation of 3 major waterpark slide additions and a multitude of other projects.

 

Since arriving at BlueWater Pools, Aaron has served as project manager on many construction projects. From swimming pool refurbishing to Flow Rider/Mat Racer construction, Aaron understands what it takes to turn projects from design into reality.

 

Aaron received his B.A. in Construction Management from the University of Arkansas Little Rock. He was born and raised in Little Rock, AR. Other than working, his passions include hunting, golf, and spending time on the lake.

KELLY INGRAM

Kelly has been with BlueWater Pools since 2009 and is our Office Manager. She is responsible for procurement, and inside sales. Her ability to multi-task and manage the day to day operations of the company is her strongest asset.

 

Prior to working for BlueWater Pools, Kelly spent several years managing child care services for Baptist Health in Little Rock, AR. Her experience in managing staff and resources in this role, made her perfectly suited for her current role. 

 

Kelly is from Camden, AR and attended the University of Central Arkansas in Conway. She loves to travel and spend her free time playing golf.