SAN MATEO, CA - (Marketwire - Oct 19, 2012) - The National Minority Franchise Initiative (NMFI) recognized Vanguard Cleaning Systems, a leading commercial cleaning franchisor, as one of its "50 Top Franchises for Minorities." The results of this annual survey were featured in the October 12, 2012 issue of USA Today in the Franchising Today section.
Vanguard Cleaning Systems was among a select group of franchises that "best demonstrate their commitment to the recruitment, inclusion and on-going support of minorities through actions." This is the sixth annual survey conducted by the National Minority Franchising Initiative.
Founded in 1984, Vanguard Cleaning Systems is a franchisor with 65 regional offices and 2,500 franchisees across 38 states and provinces in the U.S. and Canada. Franchisees provide commercial cleaning services for more than 10,000 corporate customers. Vanguard has been consistently ranked among the top franchises in North America, achieving a rank of #7 in the 2011 Entrepreneur Magazine's Franchise 500 and #15 in the 2012 D&B AllBusiness AllStar Franchises. Additionally, Vanguard was selected as one of USA Today's 50 Top Franchises for Minorities, PODER Magazine's Top 25 Franchises for Hispanics and Black Enterprise Magazine's Top 40 for African-Americans. Learn more at www.vanguardcleaning.com.
Vanguard Cleaning Systems, Inc.
Phone: (650) 287-2400
Fax: (650) 591-1545