Chris Carroll, CEO of Energy Conservation Opportunities, said, “We decided to partner with Upside Group Franchise Consulting because of their ability to understand the intended target market and to tailor a plan to meet the needs of that market.”
Peoria, IL (PRWEB) July 18, 2010
Energy Conservation Opportunities, Inc. is pleased to announce they have partnered with Upside Group Franchise Consulting to expand their franchise base nationwide.
“We decided to partner with Upside Group Franchise Consulting because of their ability to understand the intended target market and to tailor a plan to meet the needs of that market.” Chris Carroll, CEO of Energy Conservation Opportunities, said, “We also liked their ability to execute on a national scale.”
Energy Conservation Opportunities, Inc, based in Central Illinois, was established as a residential energy auditing company in 2007. The Energy Audit Industry has exploded over the past four years due to the fact that American households face skyrocketing energy bills, energy retrofits are the number one way for homeowners to reduce energy consumption and many Federal, State, and private sectors are developing programs to provide incentives for homeowners to perform these energy retrofits. Energy Conservation Opportunities’ experienced management team is poised to capitalize on this growing market and is focused on nationwide expansion of their business.
Upside Group Franchise Consulting is a full service, boutique franchise consulting firm with offices across the country. They have a handpicked, professional staff with decades of franchise experience from all disciplines of the franchise industry. Upside Group Franchise Consulting offers their clients a full suite of franchise services including innovative franchise marketing programs, outsourced franchise sales, franchise sales training, franchise lead screening, franchise manuals, franchise marketing collateral, and award winning web design. Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, Upside Group Franchise Consulting regularly speaks at International Franchise Association events, serve as contributing writers for several franchise industry publications and have instructed at Nova University, the nation’s leading institution for higher education in the franchise industry.
The combination of Energy Conservation Opportunities’ exciting brand potential and Upside Group Franchise Consulting’s comprehensive franchise experience will drive an aggressive growth strategy that will capitalize on the rapid expansion of the Energy Audit Industry. Chris Carroll said, “We are excited to work with Upside Group to become an industry leader in franchise sales and together we have mapped out a plan to sell 500 units in the next five years.”
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