October 13, 2017 // Franchising.com // SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Kathy St. Croix, owner of Mr. Rooter Plumbing of Greater Syracuse, a Neighborly company, earned the Mr. Rooter Plumbing Woman of the Year Award at the 2017 Dwyer Group International Conference held Sept. 24 – 27, in Orlando, Florida.
The Woman of the Year Award is presented to a female owner who has contributed the most to a successful Mr. Rooter Plumbing business. This award also recognizes their continuing efforts, which strengthen and support the success of the brand.
“Kathy has worked diligently and selflessly to continually and positively represent the Mr. Rooter Plumbing brand, and this award is one way of recognizing her years of dedication,” said Doyle James, president of Mr. Rooter Plumbing.” Along with dedicating herself to her Syracuse location, Kathy is a long-standing member of Voices of Women, which focuses on the insights and attributes that women bring to a business.”
The Dwyer Group International Conference is a business event designed to bring the many concepts of the Dwyer Group together annually for updates, inspirational speakers, informative business-specific classes and, most importantly, fellowship amongst the thousands of gifted and dedicated individuals that own and operate their own franchise.
“Seven years ago, we became part of the Mr. Rooter Plumbing brand and family,” said St. Croix. “We knew to be successful you have to work hard and provide the best service to our loyal customers. I appreciate my team, my husband and the Mr. Rooter Plumbing staff for their dedication to our business and for recognizing my contributions.”
St. Croix has owned and operated Mr. Rooter Plumbing of Greater Syracuse since 2009.
Mr. Rooter®, a Neighborly company, is a full-service plumbing and drain cleaning franchise with approximately 300 franchises worldwide. Established in 1970, Mr. Rooter franchisees provide services to both residential and commercial customers. Acquired by Dwyer Group® in 1990, Mr. Rooter is part of Neighborly, a community of home service experts, leveraging Dwyer Group’s nearly 2,500 professional home service experts across 13 brands in the U.S. and Canada with a unique direct service function that provides consumers assistance with nearly all aspects of their home care needs. Neighborly brands include: Aire Serv®, Five Star Painting®, Glass Doctor®, Portland Glass®, Molly Maid®, Mr. Appliance®, Mr. Electric®, Mr. Handyman®, Mr. Rooter®, Protect Painters®, Rainbow International®, Window Genie® and The Grounds Guys®. Additional information about Neighborly can be found at www.GetNeighborly.com. For more information about Mr. Rooter, visit www.MrRooter.com and to learn about franchising opportunities with all Dwyer Group’s Neighborly companies, visit www.leadingtheserviceindustry.com.
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