November 03, 2016 // Franchising.com // WARRINGTON, Pa. – Rich Roberts, owner of Rainbow International of Abington-Warrington, received the Rainbow International Excellence in Mentoring Award, and team member, Jen Roberts, received the Woman of the Year Award at the 2016 Dwyer Group International Conference held Sept. 11-14 in San Antonio, Texas.
The Excellence in Mentoring Award is presented to a franchise owner who is proactive in seeking ways to mentor and assist other franchisees in the development of their business and expertise.
“To be a mentor is a great undertaking. We celebrate Rich’s pledge to serving others, and we are encouraged by his professional conduct. His business is a great asset to the Rainbow team,” said Mark Welstead, president of Rainbow International.
Each year, one standout female franchise owner is awarded the designation of Woman of the Year by consistently setting an example for other franchisees through continuous efforts to strengthen and support her franchise.
“Jen is a true asset to our team,” said Rich Roberts, owner of Rainbow International of Abington-Warrington, who nominated her for the honor. “She works diligently and positively, always with others in mind.”
Rainbow International, a subsidiary of the Dwyer Group, is active in the promotion and support of advancing the careers of women in male-dominated trade and service professions. “Woman of the Year is a unique distinction for a female who has encouraged her coworkers, male and female alike, to thrive in the service industry,” states Welstead, President of Rainbow International. “We love watching the Rainbow brand grow, especially with more women contributing to it success.”
“This award is an honor to receive, both as a female and a working professional,” said Jen Roberts. “I love my job and I hope to inspire women to become leaders in their businesses and communities.”
Established in 1981, Rainbow International is a global franchise organization providing residential and commercial restoration and cleaning services. Recognized by Entrepreneur magazine among its “Franchise 500,” Rainbow International franchisees offer a broad range of damage restoration services (ranging from water, smoke and fire damage to carpet and upholstery cleaning and deodorization) to more than 400 locations worldwide. Rainbow International is part of Dwyer Group family of service franchises. For further information or to find the location nearest you, visit RainbowIntl.com.
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