February 09, 2011 // Franchising.com // Tamarac, FL – PuroClean, the nation's fastest growing property emergency services franchise, announced today the deployment of the company's Large Loss and Catastrophe Operations team, comprised of disaster restoration experts with more than 100 years of combined experience in 1,000+ large loss projects.
With the direction of Tom McGuire, PuroClean's Executive Director of Large Loss and Catastrophe Operations, the team will work with technicians from over 300 PuroClean franchise offices in North America to mitigate and restore large-scale property disasters caused by hurricanes, floods, tornadoes, fires, and other emergencies.
"We've worked diligently over the last five months to assemble a group of seasoned restoration professionals who have the expertise in servicing large, catastrophic losses, but also have a deep passion for helping policy holders cope and recover from traumatic situations," said Lauren Reid, President and CEO of PuroClean. "These guys are PuroClean's "Dream Team" and insurance professionals' answer to minimizing monetary losses when catastrophes strike."
The restoration professionals who comprise the Large Loss and Catastrophe Operations team join PuroClean after years of working at some of the industry's leading service providers, including Munters Moisture Control Service, BELFOR Property Restoration, and BMS Catastrophe. They've managed some of the largest recovery projects in North America due to catastrophic events, such as the Nashville floods (2010), Hurricane Ike (2008), Hurricane Katrina (2005), Los Angeles earthquake (1994), and World Trade Center bombing (1993).
PuroClean is a property damage restoration company that offers emergency clean up, restoration and repair services, including fire and smoke damage restoration, water damage restoration, flood water removal, and mold and mildew removal. PuroClean has earned the trust of property owners, insurance professionals and home service providers throughout the United States and Canada since 2001. Backed by a comprehensive network of more than 300 franchise offices and a national training and business support center, each PuroClean office responds promptly to property emergencies demonstrating a high degree of professionalism and compassion. PuroClean certified technicians are thoroughly screened, insured and trained in utilizing the latest in mitigation technology and procedures throughout the remediation process while operating under a strict code of ethics. In addition to serving the needs of property owners, PuroClean offers hundreds of continuing education classes each year to insurance professionals and property service providers nationwide. In 2010, PuroClean trained over 11,800 insurance professionals nationwide, helping them earn their continuing education credits.