Industry-first achievement signifies rapid increase in past decade.

VISTA, Calif., December 18, 2019 – Watkins Wellness has reached a major milestone, having built its 1.5 millionth spa, an achievement hailed as another industry first.

Driven by the company’s dedication to innovation, delivering unique and compelling wellness solutions for homeowners around the world, helping them relax and connect with loved ones, and living healthier, happier lives, the company has continued on a path of consistent growth.

“Our products improve people’s lives above the water, below the water and beyond the

water. Everyone on our team is excited by this milestone because of the joy, health and healing we’ve been able to provide for so many,” stated Steve Hammock, President of Watkins Wellness. “I am very proud of the team’s commitment to our noble cause of helping others to Feel Good and Live Well.”

This unmatched accomplishment speaks to the 2,500 Watkins Wellness employees and over 1,000 retailers in 50 states and over 70 countries who consistently deliver product and service excellence. Their passionate and loyal commitment to providing The Absolute Best Hot Tub Ownership Experience® has allowed the company to achieve this milestone. Watkins’ workforce is strong and experienced with an average tenure of 10 plus years. Watkins was awarded three 2019 Workplace awards, Best and Brightest in Wellness®, Peter Barron Stark Award for Workplace Excellence and Best Workplace for Commuters. The company also has a long history of charitable giving—in 2019 alone, the company donated over $300,000 to non-profit organizations.

Watkins has been improving people’s lives for more than 40 years as the global maker of the world’s best-selling hot tubs and aquatic fitness systems, including Hot Spring® Spas, Caldera® Spas, Freeflow® Spas, Fantasy® Spas and Endless Pools® fitness systems.