Timeline of Medallion Pools History

1960 - Medallion Pools was founded by John Mazza, Sr. as a local swimming pool builder manufacturing and installing wood wall pools.

1965 - Medallion Pools is now considered the largest pool builder in Virginia. Medallion Pools signs its first dealer, Old Dominion Pools in Richmond, VA.

1970 - Medallion Pools is manufacturing and installing over 150 pools per year. The average pool dealer in Virginia is installing 5 to 7 pools per year.

1974 - John Mazza, Jr. graduates college and comes to work for Medallion Pools full time.

1976 - Medallion Pools produces its first aluminum wall pool. Medallion Pools still produces wood walls as well.

1978 - Medallion Pools adds steel walls to its product line.

1979 - Medallion Pools becomes one of the first companies in America to produce a spa and the only company producing a vinyl liner spa - everyone in the industry said 1980 - Medallion Pools adds stainless steel walls to its product line.

1981 - Medallion Pools produces customized stairs for inground pools.

1985 - Medallion Pools becomes a full line distributor of most major brands of pool accessories.

1989 - Medallion Pools introduces the FunTub - eight sided spa with models up to 1,000 gallons.

1990 - John Mazza, Jr. and Vicki Parks purchase Medallion Pools from Virginia Mazza.

1991 - Medallion Pools produces one of the first swim spas in the industry - the Supreme Swim Spa.

1992 - Medallion Pools offers fully customized vinyl liner pool shapes.

1995 - Medallion Pools develops a new style of adjustable A-frame brace - this brace saved over 50% in production time as well as cutting the cost of a A-frame brace in half

1998 - Medallion Pools aluminum walls are now produced using a proprietary clinching method - the first in the industry

2000 - Medallion Pools purchases a new 90,000 square manufacturing center on Interstate 95 in Colonial Heights, VA.

2003 - The third generation joins Medallion Pools - John Mazza, III.

2003 - Medallion Pools forms MVP - Medallion Vinyl Products - a vinyl liner manufacturing company with the most modern and high tech manufacturing equipment in the entire industry.

2005 - All of Medallion Pools' manufacturing is now under one roof.

2006 - The Ultra Swim Spa is developed.

2007 - The Aerobispa Swim Spa is developed.

2008 - Medallion Pools introduces its 20 gauge galvanized steel wall - sales exceed estimates by over 400%.

2010 - American Fabricated Metals is formed and purchases the fabrication division of Medallion Pools to produce all of the metal products.

2010 - MVP is sold to Plastimayd and Medallion Pools adds Plastimayd liners as one of its distributed products.

2011 - A new state of the art turret press was added to the production line - cutting production time by over 75% while increasing quality 10 fold.

2012 - First production model of the Ultra II Swim Spa is sold - this swim spa spent over two years in research and development and has far exceeded sales expectations.

2013 - A new, heavier duty clinching machine was added to our production line to increase versatility and increase production speed.

2014 - Performed a complete renovation of our display area for customers to see our products and provide a training facility for our many dealers from around the world.

2015 - Introduced our new affordable Cove Seat and Swim Out.

2016 - Performed a complete redesign of our inground pool panels in order to incorporate new manufacturing techniques to our production process thus improving quality and time.

2016 - John Mazza, Jr. purchases the other half of Medallion Pools from his sister Vicki Parks.

2016 - Signed on with Waterlines, one of the premier product representation firms in the North East.

2017 - Purchased a state of the art Trumpf CNC press brake to improve quality and increase production capacity.