DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. - Feb. 13, 2014 // PRNewswire // - Coverall Health-Based Cleaning System®, a leading franchisor of commercial cleaning businesses has announced its 2013 Franchise Owners of the Year in the small, medium and large categories.
Jimmie Hart of the Cleveland Support Center was honored in the Best Small Category. He purchased his franchise in 2003, "My friend told me the support at Coverall was really good," said Hart. "He was right. Coverall has changed my life." Hart says he plans to retire from the Ohio Department of Transportation soon to focus all of his time on growing his franchised business.
Elena and Claudiu Orzan, also of the Cleveland Support Center, were honored in the Best Medium Category. The two were born in Romania and later became U.S. citizens. The married couple has worked hard to triple their sales from when they started their franchise five years ago. The Orzans strive to make an impact on every client. "When I clean, I clean like I'm cleaning for myself," said Elena. "If I do a good job, I know my customers will be happy. They will continue to keep us and want more special services."
In the Best Large Category, owners of Metro Cleaning Solutions, Inc. Adam Schoenfeld and Sebastian Pica, were honored out of the Long Island Support Center. The pair have been lifelong friends, musicians and have been with Coverall for more than five years. Metro Cleaning Solutions, Inc. services 93 customers.
Each winning franchised business owner received a $1,000 cash prize and congratulatory plaque presented by their regional director or general manager.
"We are pleased to recognize the 2013 Franchise Owners of the Year who were selected for their outstanding performance, dedicated service and loyalty to their customers," said Jim Congrove, chief operating officer of Coverall. "We are honored to have them as our Franchise Owners of the Year and wish them continued success."
Six businesses were given an honorable mention and will receive a $100 cash prize and a certificate that will be presented by their respective regional director or general manager. In the Best Small Category, Eric Beltran of the Orlando Support Center and Felipe Martinez of the Fresno Support Center were honored. Joe Castillo and Karla Castellanos of the Fresno Support Center and Maurillo Portillo of the Oregon Support Center were given an honorable mention for their hard work. Mike Jones and Paul DiVincenzo of the Atlanta and Rochester Support Centers are mentioned, as well.
Unlike many cleaning businesses strictly focused on cleaning for appearance, Coverall's Health-Based Cleaning System® Program is designed to help improve the cleanliness, health and wellness of facilities, ranging from offices to healthcare facilities. Coverall gives entrepreneurs the training and tools to be successful in operating their own business.
Founded in 1985, Coverall offers motivated entrepreneurs the right to independently own and operate commercial cleaning businesses using the Coverall® brand and system. In 2008, the company launched its Coverall Health-Based Cleaning System® Program with an emphasis on helping to improve the cleanliness, health and wellness of facilities. This unique Program combines environmentally friendly and innovative cleaning technologies and tools, hospital-grade disinfectants, professional training programs, customer support and communication, and a passion for healthy cleaning to do one thing: remove the maximum amount of dirt and germs as efficiently as possible. Today, the Coverall® Program, implemented by independently owned and operated franchised businesses, is the first choice of offices, medical offices and healthcare facilities, ambulatory surgery centers, schools, daycares, retail businesses, restaurants, manufacturing plants, auto dealerships, religious centers, fitness centers and other businesses. For more information, visit www.coverall.com
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