Berens Joins Commercial Recreation Specialists
Commercial Recreation Specialists (CRS) announced that Andy Berens has been hired as the product sales manager.
Berens will work primarily with national customers on aquatic recreation products and systems for waterfront and commercial pools.
“Our team is very excited to have Andy as we gear up for the 2013 recreation season,” said Ron Romens, CRS president. “CRS is growing, and Andy’s experience and skill set will significantly benefit our customer service and overall customer satisfaction.”
After earning his bachelor's degree at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Berens went on to attain over 12 years of business development experience in the fundraising and media industries in addition to being a certified teacher, tennis pro and coach. While balancing these initiatives, Berens returned to the UW to earn his MBA.
Commercial Recreation Specialists is headquartered in Verona, Wis., with representatives in New Jersey, and serves customers across the United States and the Caribbean. Founded in 1999, CRS performs a careful analysis of each client’s facility and business goals to provide recreation solutions based on the unique needs of each client. With over 40 years of combined industry experience, CRS is not only an equipment supplier for select vendors, but also offers design, planning, installation, training and operations services. CRS delivers unparalleled industry knowledge and proven success in the commercial recreation market with clients including municipalities, resorts, campgrounds, summer camps, schools, YMCAs, athletic facilities, family entertainment centers, amusement parks, zoos and other venues.