February 21, 2008 // Franchising.com // - SPRINGVILLE, Utah – Five Star Painting Inc, a leading painting franchise system today announced a new franchisee in the Central Utah region. Klint Draper and Paul Nelson are expanding the Five Star brand into the central section of Utah and beyond. This makes Five Star Painting 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. Klint and Paul are experienced business professionals with a strong sense of community and a real commitment to building a successful Five Star Painting franchise.
Paul is a 6th generation Sanpete County resident and was born and raised in the Mount Pleasant area. This local connection will prove to be a significant advantage as Klint and Paul build upon their many existing relationships in the area. Klint also owns a local used car dealership as well as a construction company (in partnership with Paul) that builds new homes in the area. Paul has been a heating contractor and general contractor for the past 12 years and has numerous contacts in various trades. Scott Abbott, CEO of Five Star Painting commented on Klint and Paul and their new franchise purchase "We really like Klint and Paul. They are a great fit for our company. We are excited to have someone with such a strong business background with great ties to the area. They really are a great team with complimenting business and contracting experience. We are pleased that amidst the many choices available to them that they decided to invest in the Five Star system."
Klint Draper, Five Star Painting Franchisee in Central Utah had this to say about the new franchise they purchased. "I am very excited to be involved with Five Star Painting and look forward to providing our area with the best painting experience possible. I am also very excited to help create several high paying jobs for people in our area." Paul Nelson had this to say about their new franchise. "I love the Five Star system. We are really looking forward to bringing a business of this caliber to our home area. I think with our experience and contacts in the area, we should be able to really grow this business!"
About Five Star Painting Inc.
Formed in 2000, Utah-based Five Star Painting Inc has grown to 43 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.