Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) - May 29, 2012 - Shield Security Systems, a leader in home security systems and video surveillance systems announced today that it has signed a master franchise agreement with James Rogalski to expand in Adelaide, Australia. Rogalski brings with him more than 25 years experience in sales, marketing and extensive experience in Australian security and business development. Rogalski plans to open 10 Australian Shield offices in the next few years.
“I had been interested in developing my own security firm for a long time and feel that duplicating the Shield Security Systems franchise model will save me a significant amount of time and effort,” said James Rogalski, Shield Security Systems of Australia master franchisee. “We share a similar philosophy and culture, which is important to me in choosing a business partner. I’m confident that Shield Security Systems will provide the support and guidance that we need to be successful.”
“We are thrilled to welcome James and his team as our first international franchisee and have him join the Shield Security Systems family,” said Ken Jezioro, Shield Security Systems’ founder. “His enthusiasm and business acumen will be a valuable addition to bringing the Shield business concept to Australia and dependable, affordable home security to the Adelaide community and beyond.”
Americans are installing home alarm systems in their homes at the rate of 9% annually. Over 18% of homes in the United States are equipped with security systems. Those percentages are even higher in Australia. A leader in home security installation, home security monitoring and video camera security systems, Shield Security Systems offers franchise owners the opportunity to serve several thriving markets with an impressive portfolio of electronic security products.
Since it’s launch of their franchise business model in 2001, Shield Security Systems’ brand is recognized and trusted in 25 domestic markets. As a young franchise system, opportunities for expansion throughout the United States remain strong.
Ideal candidates for Shield’s home security franchise opportunities should possess a desire to join a trusted, industry-leading brand, work within a proven franchise system, develop relationships, lead a team of 3-5 people and have comfort selling new technology. Franchisees should also possess a minimum liquidity of $75,000 and a minimum net worth of $150,000.
Shield Security Systems franchisees benefit from extensive training and support including 8 weeks of peer-to-peer and online training. Additionally, the Shield Security Systems’ Jumpstart Training Program equips new franchise owners with the skills necessary to launch a productive business producing a residual income stream immediately.
For more information on Shield Security Systems and franchising, please visit http://www.shieldsecurity.net.
Shield Security Systems, a member of the Shield Group of Companies, provides residential and commercial security in markets throughout the United States. Its flagship Buffalo home security systems location has been in business for 36 years and was founded by Ken Jezioro who served on the Cheektowaga Police force for 30 years. For more information, please visit us online at http://www.buffalohomesecuritysystems.com.
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