Mr. Rooter(R) Named a 'Top 50 Franchising Expert to Follow on Twitter'

December 14, 2011 // // WACO, Texas – Mr. Rooter Corporation’s Twitter account ranks No. 37 in the ‘December 2011 Top 50 Franchising Experts to Follow on Twitter’ from Franchising Articles.

In addition to tweeting seasonal tips, the plumbing and drain cleaning company gives advice through its Twitter account at They also help Twitter followers fix their plumbing problems.

“Our customers are on Twitter, and we want to be where they are,” said Mary Kennedy Thompson, president of Mr. Rooter Corporation. “While plumbing problems can be stressful in real life, we can make them more enjoyable on social media.”

For example, Mr. Rooter Plumbing held a Frozen Turkey Giveaway in November. Twitter followers and Facebook fans sent in their most disastrous Thanksgiving stories to try to win a frozen turkey.

Mr. Rooter Plumbing also does promotions with its popular Mr. Rooter Action Figure.

“People go crazy over our Mr. Rooter Action Figures, so we like to give them away,” said Fawn Barlow, marketing manager for Mr. Rooter Corporation. “The perfect place to do this is on Twitter and Facebook, because our customers are there.”

To follow Mr. Rooter Corporation on Twitter, visit You can also like Mr. Rooter on Facebook at

To see the other 49 companies @ECFranchises included in its ‘December 2011 Top 50 Franchising Experts to Follow on Twitter’ click here.

About Mr. Rooter®:

Established in 1970, Mr. Rooter is an all-franchised, full-service plumbing and drain cleaning company 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 and


Whitney Wyatt, (800) 583-8003, ext. 5894




comments powered by Disqus

Franchise News Room »

News By Industry »

Featured Opportunities

California Tortilla
Food that's built to impress. For a restaurant that's built to perform. For a franchise that's built to grow. The California Tortilla concept is...
Kiddie Academy
Educational Child Care Franchise. Kiddie Academy is one of the nation's most respected providers of quality educational child care.
Estrella Insurance
Estrella Insurance® specializes auto insurance & car insurance quotes.
The Joint Corp.
The Joint® Chiropractic is reinventing chiropractic care. Our vision is to become the largest, most respected provider of chiropractic services...
Oxi Fresh
OXI FRESH is a GREEN Carpet Cleaning Franchise and one of Entrepreneur's "101 Best Franchises to Run From Home." Excellent recurring...
Share This Page

Subscribe to Express

A Franchise Update Media Production
Franchise Update Media
P.O. Box 20547
San Jose, CA 95160
PH. (408) 402-5681
In Loving Memory Of Timothy Gardner (1987-2014)

Copyright © 2001 - 2018.
All Rights Reserved.