February 18, 2016 // Franchising.com // Vancouver, Canada; Charlotte, NC – Enviro-Master, ranked inEntrepreneur’s 2016 Franchise 500 and named to INC’s 5000 fastest growing companies (#597) for 2015, as well as recognized as a 2015 Top 10 Franchise in the U.S. by Entrepreneur and INC, is pleased to announce its first franchise unit in Canada with the opening of its Vancouver location. Jack Dawkins, Business Coach with The Entrepreneur’s Source, introduced Jacquie McGregor to the concept that resulted in the purchase of the franchise from Pat Swisher, President and CEO of Charlotte, NC-based Enviro-Master and considered to be the founder of the Hygiene Industry. Ms. McGregor remarked, “Enviro-Master seemed almost too good to be true, but I researched and realized the business model was very sound. I see runway for real success given my strong work ethic.” Enviro-Master will serve businesses, schools and other organizations throughout the Greater Vancouver Regional District (GVRD) and the Fraser Valley with services now underway. Ms. McGregor has already signed such customers as McDonald’s, Waves Coffee, Vera’s Burger Shack and Anytime Fitness.
“I am very excited to get in on the ground floor with Enviro-Master,” said Vancouver native Jacquie McGregor. “I felt a comfort with the brand from the start, which for me started with a good feeling from the top down with a strong supportive headquarters team led by Pat Swisher. Swisher Hygiene was successful in Canada, and I know I can count on the headquarters team and the knowledgeable existing franchise community to help me to develop a strong presence in Vancouver.”
Jacqueline McGregor of Vancouver is not new to the franchising industry, having spent the last five years as a real estate director for both the corporate entity and the master franchisee of Burger King Canada, as well as an additional 20 years’ experience in the industry developing such brands as Starbucks, A&W, Movie Gallery and Future Shop. “I understand the franchise business model,” Jacquie commented, “I wanted the structure and the opportunity to own a business.” Jacquie holds Diplomas in Urban Land Economics with a Management Option and an Appraisal Option. She attended University of British Columbia in Vancouver. Born and raised in Vancouver, Jacquie is happy to return to her family after 13 years in Toronto. She is also a world traveler, having visited Italy, Spain, France, Thailand, Scotland, the Czech Republic and Croatia, to name just several.
Enviro-Master of Vancouver is located at 303-701 Klahanie Drive, Port Moody, BC V3H5L6. To learn more, go tohttp://www.vancouver.enviro-master.com or contact Jacquie McGregor at firstname.lastname@example.org or 1.778.231.8889.
Jack Dawkins is an award-winning Alternative Career Coach for The Entrepreneur’s Source and enjoys working with clients throughout North America. He stated, “Jacquie is a great fit for Enviro-Master. She was a great client. We were looking for a business model that was recession resistant, had a strong support system with the ability to grow a very large business. Enviro-Master met all of our goals.”
Scott Warren, Senior Vice President of Franchise Development for Enviro-Master, said, “After growing our entire Franchise system by an amazing 130% in 2014, I am so pleased about our strategic expansion throughout 2015 to include our new location in Vancouver. I believe Jacquie is a great partner to build a strong business that will pave the way for future growth in Canada.”
“We welcome Jacquie to our growing franchise system,” remarked Pat Swisher. “We believe her strong franchise experience and business savvy will enable her to build a vibrant service business in Vancouver and look forward to working with her.”
Enviro-Master is a franchise business that offers people with appropriate professional skills, and genuine desire, an unparalleled opportunity to develop their own successful business. As a company, Enviro-Master is the leader in the hygiene industry dedicated to providing hygiene services and products for public restrooms everywhere. The company focuses on preventing the spread of disease and odors while creating cleaner and healthier facilities that routine maintenance just cannot do. Enviro-Master is an approved vendor in virtually all of the National Restaurant Chains.
Enviro-Master also augments its services by supplying soap, paper and cleaning products at such low pricing that it often offsets the cost of its hygiene services. With high-level services that significantly enhance any business’ image, plus budget-friendly value, Enviro-Master services possess an undeniable appeal. With public restrooms nearly everywhere people go, there is practically unlimited business potential. Visit www.enviro-master.com/.
Senior Vice President of Franchise Development
Enviro-Master of Vancouver
Alternative Career Coach
At The Entrepreneur’s Source
Enviro-Master believes in the importance of hygiene to the health of their customers, their employees and patrons.