January 13, 2009 // Franchising.com // Waco, Texas – Entrepreneur magazine listed Aire Serv Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. at No. 143 in its 2009 "Franchise 500" list. The company ranked No. 245 in 2008.
Known as the world's first, best and most comprehensive list of franchises, the magazine bases its rankings on financial strength and stability, growth rate and size of the system.
"We wouldn't have received this honor without the commitment of our entire franchise network and their continual efforts to raise the bar for quality service and customer satisfaction," said Doyle James, president of Aire Serv Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc. "I'm proud of the achievements our brand has made, particularly in today's economy, and it's rewarding to see our franchise owners recognized by Entrepreneur magazine."
In 2008 Aire Serv opened nearly 50 new franchise locations. The company is actively seeking franchise owners in several U.S. and Canadian markets including Little Rock, Ark., Albuquerque, N.M., Charleston, W.V. and Toronto. Aire Serv has four sister companies (Mr. Rooter®, Glass Doctor®, Mr. Appliance® and Mr. Electric®) that also made the "Franchise 500" list.
Established in 1992, Aire Serv is a global franchise organization providing installation, maintenance and repair of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and indoor air quality systems. Recognized by Entrepreneur magazine among its "Franchise 500," Aire Serv franchisees provide these services to both residential and commercial customers at more than 170 locations in the United States and Canada. Aire Serv is a subsidiary of The Dwyer Group, Inc.