Fairfield, CT, Charlotte, NC - May 21, 2015 – Enviro-Master, recognized by Entrepreneur magazine as a Top New Franchise for 2015, welcomes its newest South Connecticut franchise location to its fast-growing franchise that redefines clean. Enviro-Master of Connecticut is the first franchise location to open in the state. Joe Barone, Business Coach with the Entrepreneur’s Source, provided Jamie with several franchise options to consider and guided him through a discovery process that resulted in the purchase of the franchise from Pat Swisher, President and CEO of Charlotte, NC-based Enviro-Master and considered to be the founder of the Hygiene Industry. Jamie (photo, left) remarked, “Enviro-Master has a unique and strong business concept with expansive customer possibilities.” Enviro-Master will serve businesses, schools and other organizations throughout Fairfield, New Haven and Middlesex counties, including Stamford, Bridgeport, New Haven, Danbury and Waterbury. Enviro-Master of Connecticut is now serving customers.
“I love the culture at Enviro-Master,” said Jamie Poff, MBA, and certified Project Management Professional. “I am excited to work in a service business that is people-centered and offers opportunities to provide Enviro-Master’s best-in-class hygiene solutions while cultivating ongoing relationships in a business to business model.” Poff continued, “My positive interactions with the corporate team and franchise owners contributed to my confidence in joining this ‘family,’ and that this opportunity is really an excellent match with my skill sets.” Poff remarked, “I am very pleased to announce that I have hired Robert Gonzalez of Stratford as my Operations Manager. His high level of energy and enthusiasm will be a huge asset to my organization, and I know that he puts a premium on customer services, which I made a top priority when considering candidates.”
Jamie Poff of Fairfield, Connecticut brings a wealth of entrepreneurial experience to the Enviro-Master franchise having owned and operated a small consulting firm for seven years prior to purchasing the Enviro-Master franchise. His core competencies range from strategic planning and lifecycle project management to client relationships, operational analysis and process design, as well as data research and analysis. Poff coordinated multiple projects for clients in a variety of industry sectors to include medical device manufacturing, financial services and non-profit. Prior to that, he spent many years in corporate America working in primarily project and marketing management positions with a diverse range of companies. Long-time Connecticut resident Jamie is a graduate of Fairfield College Preparatory School and received his BA in Economics/Government from Connecticut College. He earned his MBA from Ohio State University Fisher College of Business. Jamie and his wife Tina have two children ages six and nine. Jamie is an avid soccer fan and has both played and coached, including both of his daughter’s teams. Enviro-Master of Connecticut is located at 284A Quarry Road, Milford, CT 06460. To learn more, go to www.enviro-masterofconnecticut.com, call (203) 283-7357 or email email@example.com.
Joe Barone of the Entrepreneur's Source coached Jamie into purchasing an Enviro-Master franchise.Joe Barone of Middleton, Connecticut has for more than three years brought his executive expertise in the financial industry as a business coach for The Entrepreneur’s Source. “Jamie is a bright and accomplished entrepreneur,” said Barone. “Based upon our initial conversation, I could see that Jamie is an open-minded individual preferring a service business with a business-to-business model that offered him control over his schedule. Jamie quickly identified the potential for owning his own franchise business and followed the Discovery Process we navigate our clients through at The Entrepreneur’s Source that focuses on income, lifestyle, wealth and equity. He was very impressed with Enviro-Master’s business model and its management team, which offered him a family-friendly atmosphere while ensuring the largest upside potential for financial success. I am confident that Jamie will meet his goals for building a successful franchise in South Connecticut.”
Scott Warren, Senior Vice President of Franchise Development for Enviro-Master, said, “After growing our entire Franchise system by an amazing 130% in 2014, Jamie is the second Franchisee of 2015 to join our family. I am confident he will build a strong business that will pave the way for future growth in Connecticut and surrounding areas.”
“We welcome Jamie to our growing franchise system,” remarked Pat Swisher. “We believe his strong educational background and entrepreneurial experience will enable him to build a vibrant service business in South Connecticut and look forward to working with him.”
Enviro-Master is a franchise business that offers people with appropriate professional skills, and genuine desire, an unparalleled opportunity to develop their own successful business. As a company, Enviro-Master is the leader in the hygiene industry dedicated to providing hygiene services and products for public restrooms everywhere. The company focuses on preventing the spread of disease and odors while creating cleaner and healthier facilities that routine maintenance just cannot do. Enviro-Master is an approved vendor in virtually all of the National Restaurant Chains.
Enviro-Master also augments its services by supplying soap, paper and cleaning products at such low pricing that it often offsets the cost of its hygiene services. With high-level services that significantly enhance any business’ image, plus budget-friendly value, Enviro-Master services possess an undeniable appeal. With public restrooms nearly everywhere people go, there is practically unlimited business potential. Visit www.enviro-master.com/.
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