Homegrown Entrepreneur, James Barfield, Brings Stratus Building Solutions to Wichita
Nation’s Leading Green Commercial Cleaning and Janitorial Franchise Launches Third Master Franchise Location in Kansas
May 02, 2018 // Franchising.com // Wichita, KS - Stratus Building Solutions, the nation’s leading green commercial cleaning and janitorial services franchise, launched its third Kansas-based master franchise on November 18, 2017 in Wichita, Kansas. This is big news as the need for green cleaning janitorial services is at an all-time high as companies, schools, daycares, religious centers, gyms and others seek out healthier and cleaner work environments.
A growing economy is what inspired James Barfield to open the new Stratus Building Solutions commercial cleaning and janitorial services regional master franchise right here in Wichita. According to Barfield, Stratus Building Solutions’ revolutionary products, green cleaning techniques, and proven sales/customer service processes make the unit franchise opportunity an ideal fit for aspiring business owners seeking an affordable and scalable franchise business.
Barfield, a Wichita native, boasts a tight bond with the community in the public and private sector, including volunteer work with the Youth Entrepreneurs of Kansas. Once a student of the YEK program, Barfield now lends his time and expertise to the Wichita’s future generation of entrepreneurs.
He says that’s a key advantage of joining the Stratus family – the opportunity to give back to your community while you build a local business empire.
“It’s hard to contain my enthusiasm as I bring Stratus Building Solutions to Wichita,” says James Barfield. “The Stratus Building Solutions franchise model provides the perfect opportunity for budding entrepreneurs to make a life-changing investment in themselves and their community. Wichita, with its abundance of schools, hospitals and businesses offers ample chances at securing lucrative revenue streams. I’m happy to be fulfilling a dream and providing like-minded individuals an opening to fulfill theirs as well.”
The new Stratus Building Solutions of Wichita master office will operate as a sales and support center for Stratus Building Solutions unit franchisees in the region. It will offer 16 different cleaning service franchise plans providing state-of-the-art cleaning systems, products, services and marketing support to those franchisees. Franchise benefits include orientation and training, customer referrals, administrative and accounting support, pre-arranged credit lines, access to insurance and surety bonds, financing options, business reviews, promotional and advertising support and other turn-key advantages.
“We’re excited to open our next Stratus Building Solutions location in Wichita because we know James Barfield has the same attention to detail and service-oriented mindset that our other successful master franchisees possess,” said Stratus Building Solutions’ CEO, Afshin Cangarlu. “Plus, he is attracted to the emotional side of the opportunity – helping people who never thought they had the money or resources to open a business become unit franchise owners. With his significant industry experience and business acumen, we are confident James will thrive in Wichita.”
Based in Los Angeles, Stratus Building Solutions, the nation’s leading green commercial cleaning and janitorial services franchise, offers regional Master Franchise opportunities that enable owners to operate as local sales and support centers. Master franchisees across the U.S. and Canada help others uncover the potential of the Stratus Building Solutions unit franchise opportunity and choose the specific model/investment that fits their lifestyle/financial goals.
Stratus Building Solutions, currently present in 41 U.S. metropolitan locations, provides eco-friendly, customizable commercial cleaning and janitorial services to a wide range of clients including offices, medical facilities, warehouses, gyms, retail and more.
For more information on James Barfield’s Stratus Building Solutions location, please visit http://www.stratusclean.com/master_office/wichita.
About Stratus Building Solutions
Stratus Building Solutions is an international franchise company in the commercial cleaning industry, founded in 2006 and headquartered in Los Angeles, CA. Stratus was developed to provide environmentally friendly commercial cleaning services driven by dedicated, entrepreneurial, small business owners and regional support offices. Stratus has over 1,400-unit franchisees in 41 major cities across the United States. Stratus is setting new standards in the building services and maintenance franchise industry by being the first to offer green janitorial with their proprietary, Green Seal Certified line of cleaning chemicals.
SOURCE Stratus Building Solutions