Zippy Shell Opens Des Moines, Iowa Franchise

May 18, 2016 // // Washington, D.C. - Zippy Shell Incorporated, the Washington, D.C. based moving and self-storage company, has officially announced the opening of a new franchise in Des Moines, Iowa.

Zippy Shell of Des Moines is owned and operated by Todd Sharp and his son, Michael Sharp. "We are excited to have Zippy Shell of Des Moines officially up and running," said Sharp. "Combined Relocation Services LLC, a company specializing in commercial and industrial moves, will be hitting its 10 year mark this year and expanding into the residential market with Zippy Shell is simply the next step for us. This is a huge opportunity for our business and we are looking forward to adopting Zippy Shell's customer-focused approach and overall business model. The moving industry is changing and Zippy Shell has been put in a position to keep up with the times. We are looking forward to this new venture and are excited to officially open this week."

"Todd has already proven his edge to the moving and storage industry. With over 35 years in the moving industry, he is the perfect fit for growing the Des Moines franchise," said Rick Del Sontro, CEO of Zippy Shell. "Todd has built a very successful company based solely on referrals. He has received most of his customers from word of mouth and that is an amazing testament to his expertise. Todd has cultivated a large network of referral partners throughout Des Moines and has grown his Company through these connections. This strong network will be beneficial as they open their Des Moines Franchise location. We're looking forward to seeing some amazing results from Todd and his team."

Zippy Shell of Des Moines officially opened for business on May 16, 2016.  

About Zippy Shell

Zippy Shell Incorporated is a national provider of portable storage and moving services.Through a network of franchise locations and licensed partners, Zippy Shell provides nationwide moving and storage services. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., Zippy Shell has over 50 independently and corporately operated facilities in approximately 120 markets. Zippy Shell® is an exclusively licensed trademark of Zippy Shell Incorporated. 

To learn more about Zippy Shell visit us online at, on our Press Page or by following us on Facebook. 

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