COVINGTON, La. — Charlie Luecker, director of commercial for POOLCORP and Lincoln Aquatics, recently announced his retirement from the company.
Charlie has been a key contributor to the commercial aquatics industry since 1984 — a career spanning nearly 40 years! The Luecker family has long been involved with commercial swimming pools. Charlie’s father, Bill Luecker founded the company in 1954 and he operated the company with his sister, Kathie Luecker, until her passing in 2015.
In mid-June, a retirement celebration for Charlie was held in Northern California, with many co-workers and suppliers in attendance. The company has always been focused on serving commercial pool operators, through their support to the commercial industry and the related aquatic organizations the company participates with nationally. In addition, the company’s commercial manufacturers have supported the company with key product lines that are distributed by the company to their current and longtime customers.
POOLCORP acquired Lincoln Aquatics in 2017 and today the company continues to offer the products, selection, and quality of service that customers have known for nearly 70 years. Lincoln Aquatics has a team of knowledgeable, dedicated staff, who help support commercial pool operators with the products they need. Lincoln Aquatics offers unparalleled service capabilities to their customers, by having products stocked and available to ship from the approximately 415 POOLCORP branches.
Pool Corporation is the world’s largest wholesale distributor of swimming pool and related outdoor living products. POOLCORP operates approximately 415 sales centers in North America, Europe and Australia through which it distributes more than 200,000 national brand and private label products to roughly 120,000 wholesale customers. For more information about POOLCORP, please visit www.poolcorp.com.