January 20, 2009 // Franchising.com // Beltsville, Md. – The Glass Doctor® of Beltsville franchise owned by Clarence Williams is now open and ready to "fix your panes!"
Glass Doctor of Beltsville offers mobile residential, automotive, and commercial glass repair and replacement services. The shop is open 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, and 24- hour emergency service is available.
"We're pleased to be a part of Glass Doctor, we know it will help us quickly grow our business," Williams said. "Our system is based on value for the customer, with the highest quality products and services."
Upon purchasing the Glass Doctor franchise last September, Williams attended the most indepth training in the glass services industry, a 10-day training course on the latest glass repair technology, customer service techniques and marketing methods held at the Glass Doctor University Training Center in Waco, Texas.
"Glass Doctor is a premier choice for glass repair and replacement," said Mark Dawson, president of Glass Doctor. "We're delighted Clarence and his team have joined our franchise team, and we believe their business will be successful because we all operate under the same core values."
Glass Doctor of Beltsville is located at 11410 Old Baltimore Pike in Beltsville.
Glass Doctor is the largest chain of full-service glass franchises in the nation. In addition to replacement services for home, auto and business, Glass Doctor also offers custom glass services, such as tub and shower enclosures, entry door glass and mirrors. Established in 1962 with one shop in Seattle, Wash., today Glass Doctor offers complete glass repair, replacement and services to the residential, automotive, and commercial markets at more than 375 locations in the United States. Glass Doctor began franchising in 1977 and joined The Dwyer Group, Inc., an international franchisor of service industry companies, in 1998. At that time the company's corporate headquarters relocated to Waco, Texas. Today there are more than 165 Glass Doctor franchise owners across the United States and Canada.