February 07, 2013 // Franchising.com // ATLANTA - Maid Brigade, the residential cleaning leader, has been named to the Entrepreneur 2013 Franchise 500® list, ranking 98th as one of America’s top franchise opportunities.
In its 34th year, Entrepreneur’s annual Franchise 500® evaluates companies based on financial strength and stability, growth rate, and size of the franchise system. Also considered are the number of years a company has been in business and the length of time it has been franchising, startup costs, litigation, percentage of terminations, and whether the company provides financing. The Franchise 500® is the first, best, and most comprehensive franchise ranking in the world.
“We’re honored to be recognized by an organization as prestigious as Entrepreneur for our reputation in the industry, financial strength, and innovation,” says Joel Lazarovitz, vice president of franchise recruitment for Maid Brigade. “In response to market demand we now offer a low cost franchise model, Maid Simple House Cleaning, that provides more people interested in franchising the opportunity to start their own business.”
Maid Simple House Cleaning is a home-based franchise model available for $25,000. It features a comprehensive franchise package that includes an advertising and customer acquisition program, national sales center that handles all customer scheduling, billing and payment processing, and ongoing training and marketing support. In-house financing is also available to qualified prospects.
For more information on Maid Brigade and Maid Simple House Cleaning franchise opportunities visit www.maidbrigade.com/franchise.
Established in 1979, Maid Brigade is North America’s leading cleaning franchise with more than 400 franchise locations in the United States and Canada. The company is ranked a Top Global, Top 100, and Top 500 Franchise by Entrepreneur magazine, a Top 50 Franchise opportunity for Minorities and Veterans by USA Today, and a Top 25 Franchise for Hispanics by the World Franchising Network. Maid Brigade is the only Green Clean Certified® maid services company in the world.