Ben Phillips Joins the Zippy Shell Team
October 10, 2012 // Franchising.com // Washington, D.C. – Zippy Shell USA, a leading national mobile self-storage franchise, is pleased to announce the appointment of Ben Phillips as Chief Marketing Officer. Mr. Phillips has extensive franchise brand marketing experience and spent over 20 years in real estate franchising and digital start-ups. Most recently Mr. Phillips served as Chief Marketing Officer for Christie’s International Real Estate.
“We are very excited to have Ben join the team as he brings a wealth of experience from a marketing, advertising and lead generation perspective,” said Rick Del Sontro, President of Zippy Shell USA. “Ben will be responsible for our national and regional brand marketing, digital and traditional advertising, public relations and franchise product development”.
Phillips has won numerous awards including Inman News Innovative Product of the Year for LeadRouter, an online lead management platform. “It’s great to be part of the Zippy Shell organization. This is a brand and business model that has tremendous growth opportunities and I’m sure the network will continue to expand,” said Mr. Phillips. “I am looking forward to helping build Zippy Shell into a household name over the next five years”, added Phillips.
Javier Parraga, CEO of Zippy Shell USA remarked, “The company is well positioned to offer convenient, easy storage services to homeowners, renters, and businesses in over 40 markets across the United States. Our Zippy Shell affiliates are expert at providing self storage and moving solutions that are a great value solution and delivered in a professional manner. With the addition of Ben, we will further expand our brand throughout the US.”
About Zippy Shell USA, LLC
Zippy Shell USA, LLC is a domestic franchisor of a patent pending and unique mobile self-storage system. The Zippy Shell system currently has 20 independently owned franchise operators of the Zippy Shell Brand in 40 markets. Zippy Shell USA, LLC is headquartered in Washington DC. Entrepreneurs interested in learning more about Zippy Shell franchise opportunities should visit http://www.zippyshell.com.
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