8/15/2011 10:09:00 AM

JASON INTERNATIONAL Names Jerry Prewitt as Company President


Long-time Finance and Operations Executive Leads Maker of Luxury Hydrotherapy Products


North Little Rock, AR - (August 8, 2011) - Jason International, Inc. announced today that company executive Jerry Prewitt has been named President of the Arkansas-based manufacturer of luxury hydrotherapy products.

In announcing Prewitt's appointment, founder Remo Jacuzzi assumed the position of Chairman and Chief Executive Officer and passed on the post of President he has held since he founded Jason International with members of his immediate family in 1982.

"I have enjoyed my association with Jerry through the years and very much appreciate his knowledge, loyalty and leadership," said Jacuzzi. "He understands our company, our customers and our challenges as an industry. I am confident his leadership will help our company successfully confront those challenges."
Prewitt joined Jason International as a company controller in 1997 after serving in the U.S. Military, graduating from college and completing a successful 15-year career in agribusiness. He became vice president of finance at Jason International in January 2005 and executive vice president in 2008.

"Our sustained investments in R&D have resulted in an excellent product portfolio, including our innovative MicroSilk™ Hydrotherapy, our Zero Threshold Base and our smartly designed award-winning baths, among others," said Prewitt. "I appreciate the confidence of Mr. Jacuzzi and others on our team as we strive to deliver the worlds best hydrotherapy products."

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Jason International, Inc. is a manufacturer of luxury hydrotherapy products. Founded in 1982 by Remo Jacuzzi and his immediate family (Jason is an acronym for Jacuzzi-Son), Jason today produces a complete line of Luxury-Class Hydrotherapy baths that incorporate Jason proprietary Quiet Design™ engineering and Sani-Design™ technology.



8/03/2011 02:29:00 PM

MicroSilk™ featured on Home Talk Radio

Jason's VP of Engineering, Jeff Cunningham was featured on "Home Talk USA" discussing MicroSilk™ - Jason's revolutionary new type of hydrotherapy.


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