March 27, 2013 // Franchising.com // Zippy Shell USA, LLC announced today the sale of a franchise in San Diego California, marking its expansion into Southern California. Zippy Shell Mobile Self Storage will open in the Golden State by June of this year. The franchise, owned by Rob Gibney will serve northern San Diego County.
According to Gibney, "I chose the Zippy Shell system because it offers better storage solutions and alternatives to what is currently available to the people looking for this service in San Diego. I've always liked the storage business model. The Zippy Shell model allowed me to get into his business with a reasonable amount of capital and an outstanding franchise management team to work with me."
The Zippy Shell franchise recently recognized in Entrepreneur Magazine's 2013 Top 50 New Franchises Issue coming in at #37 and was also named as one of Entrepreneur Magazine's top 500 franchises for 2013. The service model has been rapidly embraced by storage customers across the United States and company is significantly expanding the national franchise network of mobile self storage and moving services regions.
Rick Del Sontro, President of Zippy Shell USA, said "We are really excited about the opening our initial franchise location in Southern California. San Diego is one of the best storage markets in the country and we have the right operator in Rob to helps us grow there. Rob is full of energy and drive and I have no doubt he will provide Zippy Shell with a significant brand presence in San Diego County".
For Gibney it's not just about the self-storage market. He sees the opportunity through Zippy Shell's newly launched Zip Move to change the way people think about moving. "I want to bring a better moving experience to the people of San Diego. Moving can bring a number of challenges and a lot of stress to a person or family. If I can make that easier, remove even some of their anxiety, and help them find solutions, I'll think of this business as a success", added Gibney.
The Zippy Shell system is a smart and easy self-storage solution for residential and business customers. It offers a tremendous value solution to the marketplace by providing the convenience of portable storage with the cost effectiveness typically associated with traditional storage. Mobile storage is one of the fastest growing service business segments in the United States.
Zippy Shell USA, LLC is a domestic franchisor of a patent pending and unique mobile self storage system. The Zippy Shell system currently has 23 independent owned operators of the Zippy Shell Brand in 46 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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Zippy Shell USA, LLC
1808 Corcoran Street
NW Washington DC 20009