January 23, 2008 // Franchising.com // - SPRINGVILLE, Utah – Five Star Painting Inc, a leading painting franchise system today announced that Jorge Rodriguez and TJ Pitchell have purchased and a new location in the North Port, Florida (Sarasota County) 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. Jorge Rodriguez and TJ Pitchell are experienced paint industry and business professionals and are experienced and hard working new franchisees. Jorge has extensive experience in the painting industry and TJ has a strong background in business management and finance. Together they formed a partnership because they both saw an opportunity to leverage their combined experience along with Five Star's proven model. Sarasota County is a busy and dynamic territory with many beautiful and luxurious homes and will be a significant contributor to the growth of the Five Star Painting franchise system.
Scott Abbott, CEO of Five Star Painting commented on Jorge and TJ and their new franchise purchase "We are excited about adding experienced franchisees like Jorge and TJ to the Five Star family. They really are a great team with complimenting business and painting experience. We are pleased that amidst the many choices available to them that they decided to invest in the Five Star system. We look forward to watching them continue to grow our already strong brand in the Florida market."
Jorge Rodriguez, Five Star Painting Franchisee in North Port, Florida had this to say about the new franchise they purchased. "We are really excited to be in the Five Star family. They have a great system and a lot of great people on their team to help us." TJ Pitchell had this to say about their new franchise. "I love the Five Star system. We really think we got a great territory and a lot of bang for our buck. I think we can be very successful using the Five Star system and our background."
About Five Star Painting Inc.
Formed in 2000, Utah-based Five Star Painting Inc has grown to 42 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.