January 09, 2008 // Franchising.com // - SPRINGVILLE, Utah – Five Star Painting Inc, a leading painting franchise system today announced that Kevin Wellwood has purchased a new location in the Chattanooga, Tennessee market.
Five Star Painting is now one of the fastest growing, and second largest, painting franchise in North America with operations from California to Florida, and from Canada to Mexico. Five Star Painting is seeing phenomenal expansion from current and new franchisees in order to meet the growing demand of its clients across North America. Kevin Wellwood is an example of the exceptional type of franchisee that Five Star is attracting. Kevin has an extensive background as a successful businessman and entrepreneur. He recently sold a large floral business in the Chattanooga area and is a well known and well liked entrepreneur. Prior to that, Kevin served as a higher education financial aid professional for more than 15 years. He has a dynamic and exciting territory that will be a significant contributor to the growth of the Five Star Painting franchise system. Kevin looked into several competing painting franchises and selected Five Star Painting as his partner for this market.
Scott Abbott, CEO of Five Star Painting commented on Kevin and his new franchise purchase. "We are excited about having someone like Kevin take the Five Star concept into Chattanooga. Kevin has some significant experience in business and entrepreneurship and we are pleased and honored that he decided to invest in the Five Star system. We look forward to watching him take over the painting market in Chattanooga and continuing to grow the Five Star brand throughout the area."
Kevin Wellwood, Five Star Painting Franchisee in Chattanooga, Tennessee had this to say about the new franchise he purchased. "I did my homework and looked at a lot of other franchises. After spending some time investigating the many options available, and meeting the Five Star team, I was sure that they were the franchise for me. The team they have put together is really fantastic and I am excited to get my business up and running quickly."
About Five Star Painting Inc.
Formed in 2000, Utah-based Five Star Painting Inc has grown to 39 franchises in North America, with operations in the USA, Canada and Mexico. Five Star Painting offers its Franchisees access to software, a 24/7call center, marketing, training and management support. Customers of a Five Star Painting Franchise receive a Five Star job without a five star price. As one of the fastest growing franchises in the service industry Five Star Painting works with industry leaders to deliver business opportunities to entrepreneurs committed to a high level of customer service. To learn more, please visit: www.fivestarpaintingfranchise.com.