April 05, 2012 // Franchising.com // LOS ANGELES – VivoPools, the leader in providing quality pool management that makes for an ideal backyard experience, has awarded its first franchise agreement in Los Angeles. This is part of an expansion plan to offer entrepreneurs the opportunity to provide the same award-winning service VivoPools has offered to its over 3,000 residential and 250 commercial properties.
Servicing Northern Los Angeles including Glendale and Pasadena, franchisee Richard Figueroa brings experience and a strong service orientation to the pool industry. VivoPools’ services, which include weekly cleaning, maintenance, repairs, chemical delivery service, remodeling and upgrades, will be available and cater to the numerous pools in the area. VivoPools’ commitment to unparalleled customer satisfaction is something that will be duplicated in each franchise. As the nation’s leading provider of swimming pool management services to homeowners, celebrities and commercial properties across the country, VivoPools’ is dedicated to creating the ultimate pool experience for each client, with optimal return on investment for franchisees.
“My decision to become a franchisee of VivoPools was easy,” said Richard Figueroa. “Having been involved with the pool industry and being able to watch VivoPools up-close, I know they offer all the training and best practices, solid infrastructure and the marketing support I need to make a very successful business.”
“Los Angeles has been a great market for VivoPools,” said Willan Johnson, CEO of VivoPools. “We offer a proven business model to franchisees that provides an unmatched experience to private home owners and businesses. We are excited to partner with Richard and look forward to having him launch the next step for VivoPools.”
Founded in 2009, VivoPools’ has pioneered the pool management market under the leadership of CEO Willan Johnson, who brings over 20 years of entrepreneurial experience working with prominent corporations such as Yahoo!. In addition to an impressive list of residential clients, the company works with esteemed commercial accounts such as Starwood Hotels and Resorts, The Irvine Company, Archstone and Western National Group. VivoPools franchises start at $25,000, and will be available in a majority of states across the country. For more information on VivoPools and their franchise opportunities, please visit www.vivopools.com.
Since 2009, VivoPools has been the leading provider of pool service and maintenance in California, Nevada, Arizona and Florida. Serving 3,000 residential clients and 250 commercial properties, including Starwood Hotels and Resorts, The Irvine Company and Archstone and Western National Group, VivoPools continues to cater to one of the fastest growing industries in the country. As of 2012, VivoPools began offering franchise opportunities to entrepreneurs who want to help their clients create the ultimate backyard experience. For more information on VivoPools, please visit www.vivopools.com.