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29 05, 2024

PuroClean Expands Franchise Network with Nationwide Success

2024-05-29T20:44:03-04:00May 29th, 2024|Tags: , , , , , |

The Paramedics of Property Damage Welcome 12 New Locations Across Six States

TAMARAC, Fla. — PuroClean, one of the country’s leading property restoration and remediation franchises, is thrilled to announce the addition of 12 new franchise locations across six states. This strategic expansion reinforces PuroClean’s commitment to nationwide excellence and dedication to delivering top-tier services and support to diverse communities across America.

PuroClean’s new franchise locations are extending the brand’s national footprint into more regions across the United States. These new franchise locations will be in the following areas:

  • Mexico, ME
  • Dearborn, MI
  • Abilene, TX
  • Logan, UT
  • Buckley, WA
  • South Merced, CA
  • Pomona, CA
  • Cypress, CA
  • Sacramento, CA
  • Aurora, CO
  • South Aurora, CO
  • Highlands Ranch, CO

The brand is also expanding two locations in Glendale, AZ, and Carson, CA.

“2024 has been an exciting journey for PuroClean, marked by remarkable growth and unwavering dedication,” said Steve White, COO of PuroClean. “Each new franchise is not just a location on a map; it’s a testament to our collective commitment to excellence and service. We are excited to welcome these new locations into our network and are thrilled to see what’s in store for the remainder of 2024.”

As PuroClean continues its rapid expansion across the nation, the brand’s goal remains focused as it approaches the 500th unit mark. The brand also hopes to add units to underserved areas and is looking for franchisees in key areas across the United States, including Northern CaliforniaMinneapolis-St. PaulMadison, WI, and more.

For more than 20 years, PuroClean has helped home and business owners with their restoration and remediation needs, serving communities across the United States and Canada with a network nearing 500 offices. PuroClean launched its esteemed PuroVet program in 2017 to help military personnel transition into entrepreneurship and connect with veterans inside and outside its franchise system, allowing for a 25% discount on their initial franchise fee. The brand is additionally seeking the right individuals who may be in construction and looking to add a restoration component to their business.

For more information about PuroClean and franchising opportunities, call (800) 351-2282 or visit www.PuroCleanFranchise.com.

About PuroClean
PuroClean is a leading, world-class service brand for property water damage remediation, fire and smoke damage mitigation, mold removal, and biohazard clean-up services, working with both residential and commercial customers across the US and Canada. Founded in 2001, PuroClean is a diverse, fast-growing network of nearly 500 North American franchise locations, each independently owned and operated. With a commitment to respond within two hours, the professionals at PuroClean are thoroughly screened, insured, and trained in utilizing the latest cutting-edge mitigation technology to complete the remediation task at hand. For more information about PuroClean, call 800-775-7876 or visit www.PuroClean.com

12 05, 2024

PuroClean Presents Local Heroes with Medallions Across the U.S. for National Superhero Day

2024-05-12T19:21:10-04:00May 12th, 2024|Tags: , , , , , |

The Paramedics of Property Damage Honor Local Heroes with National Superhero Day Awards

TAMARAC, Fla. — In a demonstration of its commitment to community service, PuroClean – one of the country’s leading property restoration and remediation franchises – marked National Superhero Day by recognizing heroes nationwide for their exceptional service and dedication. Among these heroes, Tamarac, FL, firefighter James Murad was honored with a national award for his outstanding contributions to his South Florida community. Murad’s unwavering dedication and selfless service have been nothing short of courageous acts and tireless efforts, which have saved countless lives and properties. As part of the award presentation, PuroClean presented firefighter Murad with an engraved crystal trophy as the national awardee, and a medallion, superhero cape and mask as the local winner.

“I am deeply humbled and grateful to receive this award from PuroClean on National Superhero Day,” said Murad. “It is truly an honor to serve alongside such dedicated individuals in the fire department, and I share this recognition with my fellow firefighters who work tirelessly to keep our community safe every day.”

PuroClean spotlighted other heroes across the nation, notably:

  • Brandon Turner is a professional skateboarder and local hero nominated by Tyrone Thomas, Jr. of PuroClean in San Diego and Spring Valley, CA. After overcoming addiction and alcoholism, he founded the organization West Side Recovery, which helps other young adults conquer their struggles.
  • As the Executive Director of The Caring PlaceCorinne Freeman, a seasoned Licensed Advanced Practice Social Worker, doesn’t cut corners when helping those who are less privileged. Her organization has helped homeless people get back on their feet and achieve success. Charles Atkins, a PuroClean franchise owner in Cleveland, TN, nominated her.
  • Michelle Martin is a middle school principal for children with disabilities, whom PuroClean franchise owner Sadiq Isu of HilliardReynoldsburgWesterville, OH, and Eugene, OR, nominated. She has stood by her husband’s side as he fought cancer and is a devoted mother of two children while completing her doctorate.
  • Julia Jones of PuroClean in Bradenton and Sarasota, FL, nominated Sandra and Mark LaFlamme of Canines for Heroes. Their organization trains dogs to assist veterans and first responders in coping with the challenges of combat and community service.
  • A true hero at heart, Matthew Van Hagen of Merced City Fire was nominated by Noel Cornejo, Owner of PuroClean of Merced, CA. Matt is committed to his community in his professional and personal endeavors. He always seems to find a way to bring people closer together and bring out the best in everyone.
  • Greg Arianoff of PuroClean in Hilo, HI, nominated law officer and dedicated community member Michael Sailer for this year’s Superhero Day campaign. Michael has been serving in the police department for six years and has taken part on the force in several high-profile arrests.
  • Robert Lee, retired Coast Guard and current gym owner of Cross Collar Jiu Jitsu, was nominated by Izzy el Kehal of PuroClean in Houston, TX. In addition to teaching others self-defense, Robert is highly involved in local community efforts.
  • Kathy Li, owner of The Goddard School of Sugar Land was nominated by Nilo Quiroz, owner of PuroClean in Southwest HoustonSugar Land, and Province, TX, for organizing community educational events, such as hurricane safety speeches.
  • Roger Gauert of PuroClean in Lancaster, PA, nominated dedicated veteran and policeman Paul (PJ) Price. PJ’ track record includes serving in the Civil Air Patrol, Army National Guard, and as a PA State Trooper assigned to the Lancaster Patrol Division. He’s also served overseas as part of the 110 Infantry Division in Operation Iraqi Freedom.
  • A philanthropist, volunteer, and advocate for marginalized communities, Vice President of the Ulster County Regional Chamber of CommerceJess Davis works tirelessly daily to foster unity and support local businesses and organizations. The PuroClean team in Kingston, NY, nominated this exceptional woman for going above and beyond her traditional leadership duties.

The PuroClean Cares National Superhero Day campaign is a powerful testament to the extraordinary acts of kindness, courage, and selflessness exhibited by these individuals nationwide. Born out of a collective desire to honor those who go above and beyond, this celebration shines a light on the profound impact of everyday heroes across the U.S.

“In every community, there are unsung heroes, who wholeheartedly commit themselves to the betterment of others,” stated Steve White, President and COO of PuroClean. “As significant pillars in the fabric of their communities, it is our duty to take the lead in recognizing and championing these extraordinary individuals alike. We hope these awards serve as a reminder that their acts of kindness never go unnoticed.”

For more information about PuroClean and their commitment to supporting local heroes, visit https://www.puroclean.com/blog.

About PuroClean
PuroClean is a leading, world-class service brand for property water damage remediation, fire and smoke damage mitigation, mold removal, and biohazard clean-up services, working with both residential and commercial customers across the US and Canada. Founded in 2001, PuroClean is a diverse, fast-growing network of nearing 500 North American franchise locations, each independently owned and operated. With a commitment to respond within two hours, the professionals at PuroClean are thoroughly screened, insured, and trained in utilizing the latest cutting-edge mitigation technology to complete the remediation task at hand. For more information about PuroClean, call 800-775-7876 or visit www.PuroClean.com.

11 05, 2024

PuroClean Celebrates Summer-Long Adopt-a-Classroom Campaign

2024-05-11T21:14:34-04:00May 11th, 2024|Tags: , , , , , |

The Paramedics of Property Damage Team Up for Nationwide Teacher Supplies Drive

TAMARAC, Fla. — PuroClean, one of the country’s leading property restoration and remediation franchises, has unveiled its summer campaign, Adopt-a-Classroom, to show its appreciation for educators. Franchisees across the country and the home office team in South Florida will collect donations for teachers. The campaign will start on May 6 across the country in recognition of National Teacher Appreciation Week and will continue throughout the summer. The donations will be presented to teachers across America in August.

Multiple surveys, including one by the U.S. Department of Education, show that 94 percent of teachers pay for classroom necessities with money from their own pockets. PuroClean’s Adopt-a-Classroom Campaign aims to give back to the people who give back to students year-round.

“It is hard to find the right words to convey how crucial teachers and educators are in our communities. They do some of the most important work in the world for our children,” Alex Pericchi, Vice President of Marketing and Online Learning, said. “It is the duty and mission of our entire network to showcase to teachers that we see their hard work and value them. We want to show them that PuroClean cares.”

Throughout the summer, PuroClean offices across the country are accepting teacher supplies such as:

  • Binders
  • Electric pencil sharpeners
  • Dry-erase boards
  • Markers
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Paper

Donations can be dropped off in designated boxes at participating PuroClean locations and will be given to the local school or teacher that the franchisee has chosen to recognize.

“Supporting educators isn’t just a one-time act of gratitude; it’s a direct investment in our children and the future leaders of our communities,” said Steve White, President and COO of PuroClean. “The most important mission for PuroClean is to serve our communities and invest in the people who invested in us. Service and giving back are the values that this company was founded on. Everyone at PuroClean has a part to play.”

For more than 20 years, PuroClean has helped home and business owners with their restoration and remediation needs, serving communities across the United States and Canada with a network nearing 500 offices.

For more information about PuroClean, call 800-775-7876 or visit www.PuroClean.com.

About PuroClean
PuroClean is a leading, world-class service brand for property water damage remediation, fire and smoke damage mitigation, mold removal, and biohazard clean-up services, working with both residential and commercial customers across the U.S. and Canada. Founded in 2001, PuroClean is a diverse, fast-growing network nearing 500 North American franchise locations, each independently owned and operated. With a commitment to respond within two hours, the professionals at PuroClean are thoroughly screened, insured, and trained in utilizing the latest cutting-edge mitigation technology to complete the remediation task at hand.

28 04, 2024

PuroClean Ranked a Top Low-Cost Franchise in Entrepreneur’s Startups Magazine

2024-04-28T18:41:56-04:00April 28th, 2024|Tags: , , , , , |

TAMARAC, Fla. — PuroClean, one of the country’s leading property restoration and remediation franchises, recently ranked No.6 in Entrepreneur’s list of top franchises that can be started for less than $100,000, published in the Spring issue of Entrepreneur Media’s StartUps magazine and on Entrepreneur.com.

“Climbing the ranks to number six on Entrepreneur’s esteemed list of top franchises under $100,000 is an extraordinary testament to our commitment to accessibility and excellence,” said Steve White, President and COO of PuroClean. “This recognition not only underscores the value of our franchise model but also reflects the dedication of our entire PuroClean family. We’re honored to be recognized by Entrepreneur and remain steadfast in our mission to empower entrepreneurs with a proven pathway to success.”

For over two decades, PuroClean has been a trusted partner for home and business owners, offering restoration and remediation services. The company’s footprint spans across the Continental United States, and includes Hawaii and Puerto Rico, as well as Canada, with a network of nearly 500 offices. In the past year alone, PuroClean has seen significant expansion, adding over 60 new franchise locations, recruiting and hiring new home-office team members, and winning numerous awards. Notably, PuroClean was ranked number 82 in Entrepreneur Magazine’s 2024 Franchise 500® Rankings, marking the brand’s third consecutive year within the top 100 and its seventh consecutive year appearing on the list.

The companies on this list are ranked based on the scores they received in the 2023 Franchise 500, which evaluates franchise opportunities based on more than 150 data points in the areas of costs and fees, size and growth, franchisee support, brand strength, and financial strength and stability.

“Many people are surprised to learn how affordable a franchise can be,” says Jason Feifer, editor-in-chief of Entrepreneur magazine. “There truly are incredible brands available at every level of investment — and with this list, we hope that prospective franchisees can find the right opportunity for both their lifestyles and their budgets.”

To view PuroClean in the full ranking, pick up the Spring 2024 issue of Startups magazineavailable on newsstands on April 2nd, or find the list at entrepreneur.com/franchises.

About PuroClean
PuroClean is a leading, world-class service brand for property water damage remediation, fire and smoke damage mitigation, mold removal, and biohazard clean-up services, working with both residential and commercial customers across the US and Canada. Founded in 2001, PuroClean is a diverse, fast-growing network of nearing 500 North American franchise locations, each independently owned and operated. With a commitment to respond within two hours, the professionals at PuroClean are thoroughly screened, insured, and trained in utilizing the latest cutting-edge mitigation technology to complete the remediation task at hand. For more information about PuroClean, call 800-775-7876 or visit www.PuroClean.com. For more information about franchising opportunities, visit www.PuroCleanFranchise.com.

16 04, 2024

Keegan Trudgen and Tim Lohse of PuroClean Honored with Distinguished 2024 MVP Award from Multi-Unit Franchisee Magazine

2024-04-16T23:51:35-04:00April 16th, 2024|Tags: , , , , , |

TAMARAC, Fla. — Multi-Unit Franchisee magazine has again honored franchisee excellence with its annual Most Valuable Performer (MVP) Awards. Chosen from a long list of multi-unit franchisee nominees, the winners are the country’s best and brightest power operators, innovators, and creative thinkers who have demonstrated outstanding performance in growing both their organization and their brands. Keegan Trudgen and Tim Lohse of PuroClean of Wood DaleNorthbrookChicago, and Orland Park in IllinoisWaukesha and Green Bay in WisconsinDallas and Coppell in Texas, and Waterford and Waterford Township in Michigan, were recognized with the Spirit of Franchising Award.

Trudgen and Lohse serve as co-owners of PuroClean Disaster Services, with locations in ten cities throughout IllinoisWisconsinTexas, and Michigan. Ranked at the top of the INC. 5000 List consecutively in the last two years, Trudgen and Lohse have expanded their PuroClean business to unprecedented heights. In 2023, the pair was once again recognized among PuroClean’s President’s Circle, an honor reserved for the top-performing franchises based on revenue, customer satisfaction, community involvement, and adherence to the highest quality standards. Remarkably, they have received this prestigious award every year since 2015. Their continued recognition, including the recent MVP Spirit of Franchising Award, further demonstrates the duo’s ability to stay ahead of the curve in the disaster services industry, ensuring their franchises remain reliable and cutting-edge choices for property restoration and remediation services.

“This MVP Award feels incredible, especially after being part of the PuroClean family since 1997,” said Trudgen. “It was always my dream to own a business, and PuroClean provided me with the perfect opportunity to help people in their time of need. Winning the Spirit of Franchising Award alongside my partner Tim means so much to both of us, and we’re excited to continue serving our community to the best of our abilities.”

“This recognition is truly a group effort,” said Lohse. “Together, we’ve built a company that really prioritizes both exceptional service and giving back to the community. This award is a testament to that commitment, and it’s an honor to share this achievement with Keegan.”

Each of this year’s outstanding multi-unit franchisees was presented with a coveted MVP Award at the recent Multi-Unit Franchising Conference, held March 19-22 at Caesars Forum in Las Vegas and attended by more than 2,200.

Judges searched for the best, brightest, and most inspiring multi-unit franchisees before selecting 10 category winners. Each winner will be profiled in Multi-Unit Franchisee magazine.

“We couldn’t be happier for Keegan and Tim for being recognized with the Spirit of Franchising Award,” said Steve White, President and COO of PuroClean. “They’ve proven time and again their ability to perform and grow as PuroClean franchisees while never losing sight of their commitment to community service. These are the values we live by at PuroClean, and it’s great to see our franchisees being recognized for their dedication on such a huge platform.”

For more than 20 years, PuroClean has helped home and business owners with their restoration and remediation needs, serving communities across the United States and Canada with a network nearing 500 offices. The brand is seeking the right individual who may be in construction and looking to add a restoration component to their business.

About Franchise Update Media
Franchise Update Media has been a leader in the franchising space for 36 years. Founded in 1988, the company produces online franchise opportunity and educational websites, two quarterly print magazines, 12 newsletters, four annual conferences, independent research, and books entirely focused on franchising. Targeting franchise audiences online, in print, and in person, Franchise Update Media delivers a unique combination of educational and lead-generation sources to help franchisors, multi-unit franchisees, opportunity seekers, and suppliers achieve their growth objectives. For more information, visit franchising.com.

About PuroClean
PuroClean is a leading, world-class service brand for property water damage remediation, fire and smoke damage mitigation, mold removal, and biohazard clean-up services, working with both residential and commercial customers across the US and Canada. Founded in 2001, PuroClean is a diverse, fast-growing network of nearing 500 North American franchise locations, each independently owned and operated. With a commitment to respond within two hours, the professionals at PuroClean are thoroughly screened, insured, and trained in utilizing the latest cutting-edge mitigation technology to complete the remediation task at hand. For more information about PuroClean, call 800-775-7876 or visit www.PuroClean.com. For more information about franchising opportunities, visit www.PuroCleanFranchise.com.

9 04, 2024

PuroClean Continues to Grow Franchise Network with Nationwide Expansion

2024-04-09T22:55:09-04:00April 9th, 2024|Tags: , , , , , |

The Paramedics of Property Damage Welcome Eight New Franchise Offices Across Five States

TAMARAC, Fla. — PuroClean, one of the country’s leading property restoration and remediation franchises, is thrilled to announce the addition of eight new franchise offices across five states in Q1 of 2024. This strategic expansion reinforces PuroClean’s commitment to nationwide excellence and dedication to delivering top-tier services and support to diverse communities. PuroClean has kicked off 2024 with numerous honorable accolades, and the momentum continues as the brand secures prominent rankings in Franchise Direct’s Top Global Franchises listing and beyond.

PuroClean’s new franchise owners are joining the team with unique skills and diverse backgrounds, extending the brand’s national footprint into more regions. PuroClean’s new franchise owners will serve the following territories:

  • Nick Ondrejka, owner of PuroClean of San Rafael, CA, is a California native who brings over 25 years of experience in leading technology transformation and operations from esteemed firms such as Wells Fargo and JP Morgan Chase. An avid paddle boarder and kayaker, Nick is well-versed in the challenges of the Bay area, where he’s lived for 27 years. Among other opportunities, Nick volunteers as a Command Center team member for the local Neighborhood Response Group, showcasing his commitment to disaster response readiness.
  • Noel Cornejo, hailing from a family business background that includes a pizza parlor and laundromat, is serving PuroClean of South Merced, CA, drawn to its high margin potential after a business study he conducted on the brand for his MBA research project. When he is not working, tending to his kids, or busy finishing up his MBA, Noel and his wife can often be found riding the countryside on his Harley. His business will be a family affair, with his wife and father joining him.
  • Ryan Weisheyer, a Marine Corps veteran who specialized in Logistics and Operations, is bringing PuroClean to Bonney Lake, WA. During his years of service, Ryan was twice deployed to Iraq, served in the US Africa Command, and in a UN Peacekeeping Mission, and participates in voluntary work with organizations such as Team Rubicon. In his spare time, Ryan enjoys outdoor and family activities. Having experienced water damage firsthand in a family property, Ryan is committed to meeting or exceeding the expectations of the community he calls home.
  • Peter Girgis of PuroClean of San Fernando, CA, managed a mortgage business prior to opening his own construction company where he often collaborated with restoration companies to assist customers experiencing property damage. An active member of the Christian Coptic Church, Peter values a strong relationship with his family and quality time with his children, engaging in their activities. Drawn to the strong brand presence and reputation of PuroClean, Peter is focused on delivering consistent, quality service to his local community.
  • Daisy and Saul Martinez, high school sweethearts turned husband-and-wife duo, bring PuroClean to The Colony, TX, under their joint ownership with extensive experience in financial management and roofing business, respectively. Members of the Immaculate Catholic Church, this couple enjoys a strong family unit and likes to travel in their spare time. Both were drawn to PuroClean’s proven business model, established marketing strategies, and more.
  • Cadell and Anson Orra dynamic father-and-son duo, are combining their expertise and strong work ethic to serve PuroClean of Ridgewood, NJ, as a minority-owned business. Both avid sports fans and natives of New Jersey, this duo has worked primarily in construction – Anson, over 30 years, and Cadell over 16. Introduced to PuroClean by Cadell’s good friend, a PuroClean multi-unit franchise owner who invited him to work on a job that left Cadell with a sense of satisfaction in servitude, and feeling like they were wearing “Superman capes.” Both are driven by a desire to create generational wealth.
  • Blake Daughtrywith 14 years of experience within the banking sector and entrepreneurship, brings customer service and business operations skills to PuroClean of Santa Rosa Beach, FL, serving the areas where he grew up, spanning southeast Alabama and the Florida panhandle where he witnessed property damage firsthand following a hurricane. Blake was drawn to PuroClean after witnessing the franchise owners he met, their knowledge of the business, and genuine care for the brand.
  • Nikita Tereshchenkov, at 24 years old, is the youngest member of the group. Born in Russia and raised in northeast Tacoma by a family of entrepreneurs, Nick is expanding his entrepreneurial background and vision to PuroClean of Northeast Tacoma, WA. As the owner of a flooring business, Nick enjoys being in close proximity to his customers and joins PuroClean because he was intrigued by the business and drawn to the culture. In his spare time, Nick enjoys fishing, hunting, and learning business development skills.

“We are thrilled to welcome our newest franchise owners to the PuroClean family,” said Steve White, President and COO of PuroClean. “Each new franchise owner has a strong passion to bring restoration services to their community and help others during difficult times. We are confident their hard work and commitment to excellence will enhance our ability to serve communities across the nation.”

As PuroClean continues its rapid expansion across the nation, the brand’s goal remains focused as it approaches the 500th unit mark, projected for the end of Q3. The brand also hopes to add units to underserved areas, including Northern CaliforniaMinneapolis-St. PaulMadison, WI, and more.

For more than 20 years, PuroClean has helped home and business owners with their restoration and remediation needs, serving communities across the United States and Canada with a network nearing 500 offices. The brand is seeking the right individual who may be in construction and looking to add a restoration component to their business.

For more information about PuroClean, call 800-775-7876 or visit www.PuroClean.com. For more information about franchising opportunities, visit www.PuroCleanFranchise.com.

About PuroClean
PuroClean is a leading, world-class service brand for property water damage remediation, fire and smoke damage mitigation, mold removal, and biohazard clean-up services, working with both residential and commercial customers across the US and Canada. Founded in 2001, PuroClean is a diverse, fast-growing network nearing 500 North American franchise locations, each independently owned and operated. With a commitment to respond within two hours, the professionals at PuroClean are thoroughly screened, insured, and trained in utilizing the latest cutting-edge mitigation technology to complete the remediation task at hand.

24 03, 2024

PuroClean Named a Top 100 Franchise for Women by Franchise Business Review

2024-03-24T16:35:32-04:00March 24th, 2024|Tags: , , , , , |

Independent Survey Shows Female Franchise Owners Are Highly Satisfied with PuroClean’s Performance

TAMARAC, Fla. — PuroClean, one of the country’s leading property restoration and remediation franchises, has been recognized by Franchise Business Review as a 2024 Top Franchise for Women. Only 100 brands were named to the annual list of award winners.

“At PuroClean, we believe in empowering individuals to achieve their entrepreneurial dreams,” said Steve White, President and COO of PuroClean. “Being acknowledged as a Top Franchise for Women reinforces our commitment to providing unparalleled support and opportunities for all our franchise owners, contributing to a more diverse and inclusive franchising landscape.”

For over two decades, PuroClean been a trusted partner for home and business owners, offering restoration and remediation services. The company’s footprint spans across the Continental United States, and includes Hawaii and Puerto Rico, as well as Canada, with a network of nearly 500 offices. In the past year alone, PuroClean has seen significant expansion with the addition of over 60 new franchise locations, recruited and hired new home-office team members, and won numerous notable awards, including being named a top 50 franchise in 2024 by Franchise Business Review.

“Our franchise owners’ satisfaction and success are at the core of everything we do,” continued White. “This recognition by Franchise Business Review serves as an indicator of how our efforts positively impact the women in our system and is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our entire team and the support structure we’ve built within PuroClean.”

Franchise Business Review (FBR), a franchise research firm that performs independent surveys of franchisee satisfaction, provides the only reviews of franchises based solely on actual franchisee satisfaction and performance. Franchise Business Review publishes its rankings of top franchises in its annual Guide to Today’s Top Franchises, as well as in quarterly reports throughout the year that recognize the top franchises in specific sectors.

PuroClean was among many top franchise systems representing over 300 franchise brands and more than 8,500 female franchise owners who participated in the Franchise Business Review’s research on the Top Franchises for Women. PuroClean’s franchise owners were surveyed on 33 benchmark questions about their experience and satisfaction regarding critical areas of their franchise systems, including leadership, training & support, financial opportunity, and work/life balance.

“Franchising is a terrific option for women seeking business ownership on a full or part-time basis,” said Michelle Rowan, President and COO of Franchise Business Review. “With so many franchise opportunities to choose from, it’s critical to do in-depth research to understand how satisfied current female franchise owners are with the training and support, work/life balance, financial opportunity, culture, and leadership of any brand they’re considering before making an investment. When you look at the brands on this year’s list of the Top Franchises for Women, 89% of women said they enjoy being part of their franchise organizations, and 88% said they enjoy operating the business, making them all excellent options for women looking to make the transition to business ownership.”

Visit FranchiseBusinessReview.com to see the full list of the 2024 Top Franchises.

About PuroClean
PuroClean is a leading, world-class service brand for property water damage remediation, fire and smoke damage mitigation, mold removal, and biohazard clean-up services, working with both residential and commercial customers across the US and Canada. Founded in 2001, PuroClean is a diverse, fast-growing network of nearly 500 North American franchise locations, each independently owned and operated. With a commitment to respond within two hours, the professionals at PuroClean are thoroughly screened, insured, and trained in utilizing the latest cutting-edge mitigation technology to complete the remediation task at hand. For more information about PuroClean, call 800-775-7876 or visit www.PuroClean.com. For more information about franchising opportunities, visit www.PuroCleanFranchise.com.

About Franchise Business Review
Franchise Business Review (FBR) is a leading market research firm serving the franchise sector. FBR measures the satisfaction and engagement of franchisees and franchise employees and publishes various guides and reports for entrepreneurs considering an investment in a franchise business. Since 2005, FBR has surveyed hundreds of thousands of franchise owners and over 1,200 leading franchise companies. FBR publishes free and unbiased franchisee satisfaction research reports throughout the year online at www.FranchiseBusinessReview.com. To read our publications, visit https://franchisebusinessreview.com/page/publications/.

19 02, 2024

John Villon and Nilo Quiroz of PuroClean Awarded Franchisee of the Year by the International Franchise Association

2024-02-19T18:23:59-05:00February 19th, 2024|Tags: , , , , , |

PHOENIX — The International Franchise Association (IFA) today named John Villon and Nilo Quiroz, owners of three PuroClean locations, and one additional location opening soon within Texas, as a 2023 Franchisee of the Year. Villon and Quiroz, owners of PuroClean of Central Southwest, Sugarland South, The Woodlands, and soon Pearland, were honored at the 64th IFA Annual Convention in Phoenix, Arizona for being outstanding franchise establishment owner-operators.

“Franchisees of the Year exemplify what franchising is all about – providing opportunity, serving others, and fulfilling the American Dream,” said Matthew Haller, President and CEO of the International Franchise Association. “We are proud to recognize John Villon and Nilo Quiroz with the highest honor IFA awards to individual franchisees, and I have no doubt their work is changing lives and making a lasting community impact.”

The IFA’s Franchisee of the Year Award recognizes leading franchise owners from IFA member brands whose outstanding performance and contributions help protect, enhance, and promote the franchise business model. Nominated by their parent company, individuals are selected for their involvement in their communities, embodying the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering a strong and healthy culture with their workforce, and assisting their fellow franchisees when called upon.

For more than 20 years, PuroClean has helped home and business owners with their restoration and remediation needs, serving communities across the United StatesCanada, and Puerto Rico with a network of over 460 offices. Villon and Quiroz represent the entire PuroClean family and their commitment to providing top-tier restoration services to their community. The two are honored and humbled to accept this award which solidifies the fact that the environment that they have cultivated is something unique, special, and loved by their community.

“I am beyond proud of John Villon and Nilo Quiroz for this amazing accomplishment,” said Steve White, President and COO of PuroClean. “Their dedication, hard work, and commitment to excellence not only reflects their own success but also the strength of our franchise system as a whole.”

John Villon and Nilo Quiroz set out to introduce a concept that would positively impact their local community and change lives in the process. Hailing from Peru and Mexico respectively, John and Nilo brought their expertise from the oil and gas sector, before embarking on their entrepreneurial venture with PuroClean. Their journey is characterized by an unyielding determination to grow and excel, driven by the aspiration to create a lasting legacy for their families and to potentially involve the next generation in their endeavors.

Their exceptional trajectory of success began in 2021, when they shattered records within their first year of operation, earning the esteemed PuroClean Rookie of the Year Award. Within a short span, they expanded to three offices and set ambitious targets, showcasing their rapid and strategic growth. Their journey underscores a commitment to excellence and customer service, celebrating the fact that their locations are some of the highest-rated in the city of Houston. John and Nilo epitomize the entrepreneurial spirit that fuels exceptional achievements within the PuroClean network.

There are over 800,000 franchised businesses across the U.S., providing over 8.7 million direct jobs and generating over $850 billion in economic output. According to Oxford Economics, franchising on average provides higher wages and better benefits than non-franchised businesses, as well as greater entrepreneurial opportunities to minorities, women, veterans, and other underrepresented communities.

About the International Franchise Association:
Celebrating over 60 years of excellence, education, and advocacy, the International Franchise Association (IFA) is the world’s oldest and largest organization representing franchising worldwide. IFA works through its government relations and public policy, media relations, and educational programs to protect, enhance, and promote franchising and the approximately 806,270 franchise establishments that support nearly 8.7 million direct jobs, $858.5 billion of economic output for the U.S. economy, and almost 3 percent of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP). IFA members include franchise companies in over 300 different business format categories, individual franchisees, and companies that support the industry in marketing, law, technology, and business development.

About PuroClean
PuroClean is a leading, world-class service brand for property water damage remediation, fire and smoke damage mitigation, mold removal, and biohazard clean-up services, working with both residential and commercial customers across the US and Canada. Founded in 2001, PuroClean is a diverse, fast-growing network of nearing 500 North American franchise locations, each independently owned and operated. With a commitment to respond within two hours, the professionals at PuroClean are thoroughly screened, insured, and trained in utilizing the latest cutting-edge mitigation technology to complete the remediation task at hand.

6 02, 2024

PuroClean Looks to Expand to Serve Boston and Greater Boston Area

2024-02-12T17:48:29-05:00February 6th, 2024|Tags: , , , , , |

The Paramedics of Property Damage Announce the Opportunity to Service Boston and Surrounding Communities

TAMARAC, Fla. — PuroClean, one of the country’s leading property restoration and remediation brands, is targeting Boston and surrounding communities as it continues its rapid expansion across the nation. The franchise brand is looking to capitalize on its ongoing success by securing multi-unit franchise owners who will fulfill their mission of unparalleled customer service and quality of work within the Boston area. This expansion aims to address the increasing demand for restoration services in the region, particularly in such areas as East BostonMaldenMedfordWinchesterArlingtonBelmontCambridge, and Dorchester.

“At PuroClean, we take pride in offering everyday restoration services tailored to the unique needs of Boston and the surrounding communities,” said Steve White, President and COO of PuroClean. “The PuroClean brand has made a name for itself as providing peace of mind to professionals and families in suburban and urban areas. Whether in homes or businesses, the people of Boston can trust that their restoration needs are in the best hands with PuroClean.”

Boston, known for its rich history, diverse neighborhoods, and thriving economy, was a natural choice for PuroClean’s expansion. The Greater Boston Area, like many urban centers, faces a multitude of disasters, including water damage, fire incidents, storms, and mold issues. Additionally, the region experiences a wide range of weather conditions, including heavy snowfall in winter and occasional post-tropical storms, not to mention the everyday restoration service needs contributing to the consistent demand for restoration services in the area.

“As we work to expand PuroClean’s presence in the Greater Boston Area, we’re committed to providing unparalleled customer service and quality restoration to the region,” said Tim Courtney, Vice President of Franchise Development for PuroClean. “We’re actively looking for strategic franchise partners throughout Boston and the surrounding communities, which have seen an increased demand for quality restoration services.”

In 2022, PuroClean was a proud recipient of numerous accolades across the restoration and remediation industry, as well as wins for the brand in national business awards programs, including PuroClean ranking No. 84 on the Entrepreneur Magazine annual Franchise 500® list, rising 13 places from the previous year’s ranking. PuroClean was also recognized by Franchise Times on its 2023 “Top 400” list, upgrading from #240 in last year’s ranking to #192 this year, and by Franchise Business Review as a Top Franchise for Franchisee Satisfaction for the fifth consecutive year.

For more than 20 years, PuroClean has helped home and business owners with their restoration and remediation needs, serving communities across the United StatesCanada, and Puerto Rico with a network of over 460 offices. The brand is seeking the right individual who may be in construction and looking to add a restoration component to their business.

For more information about PuroClean, call 800-775-7876 or visit www.PuroClean.com. For more information about franchising opportunities, visit www.PuroCleanFranchise.com.

About PuroClean

PuroClean is a leading, world-class service brand for property water damage remediation, fire and smoke damage mitigation, mold removal, and biohazard clean-up services, working with both residential and commercial customers across the US, Canada, and Puerto Rico. Founded in 2001, PuroClean is a diverse, fast-growing network of over 460 North American franchise locations, each independently owned and operated. With a commitment to respond within two hours, the professionals at PuroClean are thoroughly screened, insured, and trained in utilizing the latest cutting-edge mitigation technology to complete the remediation task at hand.

21 01, 2024

PuroClean Ranked Among the Top Franchises for 2024 by Franchise Business Review and Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500®

2024-01-21T14:44:53-05:00January 21st, 2024|Tags: , , , , , |

The Paramedics of Property Damage Start 2024 with Rankings in the Franchise Business Review and Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500®

TAMARAC, Fla. — PuroClean, one of the country’s leading property restoration and remediation franchises, is proud to announce that the brand has been ranked number 28 in the 19th annual Franchise Business Review, the brand’s sixth consecutive year within the top 50. In addition, the brand elevated two spots from 2023 to number 82 in Entrepreneur Magazine’s 2024 Franchise 500® Rankings, marking the third consecutive year within the top 100 and the seventh consecutive year appearing on the list. These recognitions come at a time when PuroClean is expanding on a remarkable end to 2023 and looking forward to an even more successful 2024.

“To be recognized by both Franchise Business Review and Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500® as one of the top franchises in the nation is an incredible honor,” said Steve White, President, and COO of PuroClean. “Here at PuroClean, we pride ourselves on establishing a family-like atmosphere that celebrates our franchises and recognizes their success. We cherish the relationships we have made and continue to strive to be the best franchise possible. These recognitions reaffirm that the commitment we have made to making PuroClean one of the best franchise brands in the nation has not gone unnoticed, and we again thank Franchise Business Review and Entrepreneur Magazine for these notable honors.”

Franchise Business Review, a market research firm that performs independent surveys of franchisee satisfaction and employee engagement, provides the only rankings and awards for franchise companies based solely on actual franchisee satisfaction and performance. Franchise Business Review publishes its rankings of the top 200 franchises in its annual Guide to Today’s Top Franchises.

In Entrepreneur’s continuing effort to best understand and evaluate the ever-changing franchise marketplace, the company’s ranking formula continues to evolve as well. The editorial team researches and assesses several factors, including costs and fees, size and growth, support, brand strength, and financial strength and stability. Over its 45 years in existence, the Franchise 500® has become both a dominant competitive measure for franchisors and a primary research tool for potential franchisees.

“We are all very proud to be recognized by two established and reputable publications for our work as a franchise business,” said Tim Courtney, Vice President of Franchise Development for PuroClean. “PuroClean’s position within the rankings is a testament to our strength as a franchise opportunity, and we are honored to be recognized for our continued dedication to this business.”

To view PuroClean in the full ranking, visit http://www.entrepreneur.com/franchise500 or pick up a copy of the January/February 2024 issue of Entrepreneur on newsstands now. Visit FranchiseBusinessReview.com to see the full description of the 2024 Top Franchises.

About PuroClean
PuroClean is a leading, world-class service brand for property water damage remediation, fire and smoke damage mitigation, mold removal, and biohazard clean-up services, working with both residential and commercial customers across the US, Canada, and Puerto Rico. Founded in 2001, PuroClean is a diverse, fast-growing network of over 460 North American franchise locations, each independently owned and operated. With a commitment to respond within two hours, the professionals at PuroClean are thoroughly screened, insured, and trained in utilizing the latest cutting-edge mitigation technology to complete the remediation task at hand.