Clark Rubber appoints head of pool and spa division

Clark Rubber pool division
Paul Rice is the general manager of the new pool and spa division. (Source: LinkedIn)

Iconic retailer Clark Rubber has appointed Paul Rice to head up its new pool and spa division.

Rice has five years experience with the brand; he was previously category manager, product manager and buyer for the Clark Rubber Franchising business.

As GM of pool and spa Rice will work with operations, merchandise and marketing to deliver value and further boost the growth of the new division.

Clark Rubber announced the appointment and its decision to invest in a dedicated pool and spa division, on LinkedIn.

“We are excited to announce a significant change across our business that underpins Clark Rubber’s ongoing commitment to drive growth in our fastest growing segment- Pool and Spa.

“This strategic formation of our new Pool & Spa division represents a significant investment for Clark Rubber Franchising and is in line with our five-year road map,” the post reads.

“With over five years of service to Clark Rubber in the role of Category Manager Pool & Spa, Paul possesses both detailed knowledge of the Clark Rubber business and extensive experience in the broader Australian aquatic industry.

“His strategic vision and deep understanding of market dynamics make him the ideal candidate to lead our division into a new era of success.”