DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla., Aug. 21, 2012 // PRNewswire // -- Coverall Health-Based Cleaning System®, a leading franchisor of commercial cleaning businesses, today announced that Jim Congrove has joined the company as its Chief Operating Officer (COO).
Before joining Coverall in July, Congrove spent 16 years with Brambles: 10 years with CHEP, a pooling solutions company specializing in the provision of reusable pallets, crates and containers and associated logistics services, and six years with Recall North America, which specializes in physical and digital document management solutions.
Both companies experienced tremendous growth during his tenure, and his experience in leading and building teams will assist Coverall as the business focuses on growth and expansion.
Since 1985, Coverall's Franchise Owners have provided cleaner work environments for more than 50,000 customers through more than 9,000 franchise owners. One of the largest global commercial cleaning franchising companies, Coverall is known for its innovative science-based program, which is a process that cleans for appearance and to reduce the spread of infection.
"We are extremely pleased that Jim has become part of Coverall's key leadership team," said Rick Ascolese, Coverall's Chief Executive Officer. "His many accomplishments and strong track record of strategic success are assets that will aid Coverall in its efforts to provide innovative, high-quality solutions to businesses as we continue to grow globally."
"It is an honor to join Coverall, one of the industry's best franchise teams," said Congrove. "My vision is to instill a culture of continuous improvement in everything we do. I am looking forward to helping grow Coverall as we continue to offer comprehensive training and support to our Franchise Owners to ensure they can reach their business and professional goals."
Founded in 1985, Coverall Health-Based Cleaning System® is one of the world's leading commercial cleaning franchising companies with a worldwide network of more than 90 Support Centers and 9,000 franchisees. Franchisees currently service nearly 50,000 customers in over 90 metropolitan areas. Coverall Health-Based Cleaning System is revolutionizing the commercial cleaning industry with its science-based cleaning processes and procedures designed to reduce cross-contamination and aid infection control. For more information, visit www.coverall.com.
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