February 22, 2011 // Franchising.com // WACO, Texas – Glass Doctor has established a Canadian Advertising Council to review marketing initiatives and customer service system enhancements in the Canadian market.
The franchisee representatives are Deane Plouffe of Glass Doctor of Calgary in Alberta and David Hawthorne of Glass Doctor of Barrie in Ontario. The council will meet monthly with Glass Doctor President Mark Dawson.
"We are excited to work with our franchises in helping shape the future of our Canadian system," Dawson said. "We believe this is a great time to grow Glass Doctor brand awareness."
Glass Doctor entered the Canadian market with its first shop in Bobcaygeon, Ontario in 2009. Since then, Glass Doctor has added 10 franchises in Canada, and it hopes to add 10 more in 2011.
From windows to windshields to storefronts, Glass Doctor can handle any glass need. 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 275 locations in the United States and Canada. Glass Doctor began franchising in 1977 and in 1998 joined The Dwyer Group, Inc., an international franchisor of service industry companies. At that time the company's corporate headquarters relocated to Waco, Texas. Now there are more than 175 Glass Doctor franchise owners across the United States and Canada. For further information or to find the location nearest you, visit www.glassdoctor.com.