October 08, 2015 // Franchising.com // Washington, D.C. - Zippy Shell is thrilled to announce the opening of their new franchise location in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The "Global City" is the ideal location to open a new franchise and grow Zippy Shell's national market.
The new Minneapolis franchise is owned by Jon Skyberg, an IT veteran, who has dedicated nearly 30 years of his career to IT operations for companies such as Hewlett-Packard (HP). In his role, Jon managed over 300 individuals in his department along with the oversight of customer contracts. His extensive customer service experience will serve as a valuable asset in his strategic efforts towards building a local brand presence in the Minneapolis area.
"There is a constant fluctuation of people moving to and from Minneapolis, which is perfect for a new Zippy Shell location," says Jon Skyberg. "Zippy Shell has the best customer service practices that I have seen in the moving industry and I am thrilled to bring their innovative concept to Minneapolis."
"The opening of a new location is always exciting for us as it strengthens our brand identity and also extends our nationwide coverage for long-distance moves," says Rick Del Sontro, CEO of Zippy Shell Incorporated. "Minneapolis is a thriving city in the Midwest that is an ideal place for Zippy Shell to open its doors. The addition of Minneapolis goes a long way in strengthening our national footprint."
Zippy Shell Incorporated is the fastest growing and most reliable moving and storage company in the industry with over 110 locations across the nation.
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Zippy Shell Incorporated, member of the Entrepreneur Magazine's 2015, 'Best 500 Franchises,' is a national organization, dedicated to enhancing the portable self-storage and moving industry. The company includes Zippy Shell, ZippyU (student storage), Zippy Shell Storage Operations (ZSSO) and related properties. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., Zippy Shell currently has 54 independently operated, corporately operated or jointly operated facilities in 110 markets. Zippy Shell® is an exclusively licensed trademark of Zippy Shell Incorporated. For more information, visit the Zippy Shell website at www.zippyshell.com.
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