Congratulations to Andrew Smith, the owner of ServiceMaster Clean North Norfolk for winning the award for business growth at this year’s ServiceMaster Live event. During the COVID-19 pandemic, Andrew was able to take advantage of a bad situation and continue to carry out the same quality cleaning service that his regular clients expect. This has meant the implementation of new working standards and new technologies and the support of his expanding and fantastic team of technicians.
If you’re considering a franchise, you might want to consider the views of people who have already invested in the franchise before looking at anything else. There are currently only two elite franchises who have been rated 5-Star for Franchisee Satisfaction every year from 2013 to 2022 – ActionCOACH and Puddle Ducks - leaving them with 50 stars and fifty reasons for a potential franchisee to invest.
When you think lawn care, your head likely goes to thoughts of the garden. You probably don’t immediately think of a bowling green. But back in March of this year, the owner of TruGreen professional lawn care Hereford and Worcester, Mark Symington was contacted by Norman from the nearby Malvern Priory Bowling Club to enlist his help in the upkeep of their bowling green.
Wilkins Chimney sweep has achieved their highest ever score in a WorkBuzz Franchise Satisfaction Benchmark (FSB) Survey to date. The FSB invites franchisees to participate in an anonymous online survey, which asks them 27 questions about their franchise ownership experience. Using a consistent methodology, the franchise is assigned an overall FSB score and the highest performing franchisors are then recognised in the Best Franchise Awards held later in the year.
Gong cha, one of the world’s fastest-growing tea brands with nearly 1,800 sites around the world, announces the appointment of Paul Reynish as its new Global CEO with immediate effect.
In July 2022, the Aspray Franchise welcomed fresh signatures from four top performing franchisees as they continued their agreement for a further five years. Widely spread across the UK, these franchisees have experienced their fair share of success in running Aspray franchises over the last five years.
Local businessman, Shaheer Akhtar, launched his in-home care business, Visiting Angels, in late 2021. Determined to leave a world of suits and briefcases behind to pursue something he genuinely found joy in and had a passion for, Shaheer, along with his team of 14 carers, have been delivering care to those in need, all in the comfort of their own homes.
In a career-swap steeped in community spirit, West Drayton-based father of three, Jagdeep Dhillon, has just launched his brand-new education venture, Tutor Doctor. A former gas engineer, the self-made businessman is passionate about making a difference in the local community.
In a collaborative effort steeped in social responsibility, Suzie Boon of Tutor Doctor Winchester and Adie Twining of Tutor Doctor Central Southampton & Salisbury have joined forces to give free English Speaking Language (ESL) lessons to Ukrainian children who have been uprooted from their homes.
German Doner Kebab has made a new appointment to its leadership team to support the fast-casual brand’s ambitious expansion plans. Deon Pillay joins as Chief Procurement and Sustainability Officer amidst the organisation’s ambitious global growth during 2022.