July 24, 2008 // Franchising.com // WACO, Texas – The Mr. Rooter Corporation recently honored an elite group of franchisees and team members during the company's international convention in Grapevine, Texas.
Franchisee of the Year
Woman of the Year
Excellence in Leadership
Excellence in Mentoring
Sales Leader of the Year (population over 500,000)
Sales Leader of the Year (population under 500,000)
Rookie of the Year
Service Leader of the Year
Technician of the Year
Office Professional of the Year
"It's exciting to recognize these franchisees and team members because they go the extra mile to strengthen our Mr. Rooter brand," said Mary Kennedy Thompson, president of the Mr. Rooter Corporation. "They provide professional and customer-focused plumbing services to their communities as well as give their time, energy and support to the entire Mr. Rooter network."
Established in 1970, Mr. Rooter is the largest all-franchised, full-service plumbing and drain cleaning company in the world with approximately 300 franchises worldwide. Recognized by Entrepreneur magazine among its "Franchise 500" and Franchise Times Top 200, Mr. Rooter franchisees provide services to both residential and commercial customers. Mr. Rooter began franchising in 1974 and is a subsidiary of The Dwyer Group, Inc. For more information or to find the location nearest you, please visit our Web site at www.mrrooter.com.