Waco, TX (PRWEB) October 24, 2013
The Dwyer Group, a franchisor of seven service-based franchise brands, continues sales performance in the third quarter of 2013 with 144 new franchise contracts completed year-to-date. The Dwyer Group’s portfolio of brands includes Aire Serv®; Glass Doctor®; The Grounds Guys®; Mr. Appliance®; Mr. Electric®; Mr. Rooter®; and Rainbow International®.
This year’s brand highlights include 15 franchise agreements for Aire Serv, 11 for Glass Doctor, 39 for The Grounds Guys, 24 for Mr. Appliance, 17 for Mr. Electric, 12 for Mr. Rooter and 26 for Rainbow International. These numbers represent steady growth for the brand and suggest that The Dwyer Group has been an attractive franchise organization to many entrepreneurs across the country. 2013 has been a particularly strong year for The Grounds Guys, The Dwyer Group’s newest brand, as the company is on track to double in size for the second, consecutive year.
“The dedicated contribution from our franchisees and the steady flow of interested prospects has allowed us to produce another quarter of growth as we prepare for a strong fourth quarter,” said Vice President of Marketing and Operations for Franchise Development, Doug Dixon.
The Dwyer Group not only offers prospective franchisees, entrepreneurs and service-oriented individuals an opportunity for business ownership and expansion, but it also supports a growing number of franchisees with a dedicated corporate staff that continuously offers counsel on business advancement, best practices, operational experience and a one-on-one business coaching model. The Dwyer Group attributes its expansion and sales growth to its tested approach to business, marketing support and a distinct corporate culture, specifically its Code of Values®.
As a leader in the franchise service industry, The Dwyer Group continues to focus on developing initiatives to uphold company-wide programs that assist military veterans, law-enforcement officers and fire-rescue personnel achieve business ownership goals. Each brand’s commitment to these causes has helped contributed to national level programs such as VetFran and Operation Enduring Opportunity, a campaign designed to recruit and hire 80,000 veterans and their spouses as franchise owners through 2014.
In order to spotlight female successes within the system, the brand has also implemented The Dwyer Group’s Women in Trades scholarship. The bi-annual scholarship is awarded to women who aspire to excel within the trade industry. The funds are designed t aid recipients in attaining all necessary training and certification to further their career goals in traditionally male-dominated industries. Additionally, the Project H.I.R.E program provides seasoned employees of The Dwyer Group brands incentives and opportunities to pursue business ownership.
“Our unique business models, coupled with system-wide programs that focus on strategic support, have resulted in a surge of new franchisees,” Chairwoman and CEO of The Dwyer Group, Dina Dwyer-Owens, said. “We’re proud to note that we maintain the integrity of our brands and look forward to seeing our new and existing franchisees continue succeeding personally and professionally.”
The Dwyer Group, with its 1,500-plus franchise units system-wide, continues to focus on national growth through the development of its seven brands in new and existing territories throughout North America. To inquire about becoming part of The Dwyer Group’s family of brands, please visit http://www.leadingtheserviceindustry.com/.
About The Dwyer Group:
The Dwyer Group, Inc., based in Waco, Texas, is a holding company of seven franchise businesses, each selling and supporting a different franchise under the following service marks: Aire Serv®, Glass Doctor®, The Grounds Guys®, Mr. Appliance®, Mr. Electric®, Mr. Rooter® (Drain Doctor in the UK and Portugal), and Rainbow International®. Collectively, these independent franchise concepts offer customers worldwide a broad base of residential and commercial services. In addition, Dwyer operates glass shops in New England under the Portland Glass brand name. The Dwyer Group is a portfolio company of TZP Group LLC, a private equity firm based in New York that focuses on control investments in business and consumer services companies with enterprise values generally up to $200 million. More information on The Dwyer Group, or its franchise concepts, is available at http://www.dwyergroup.com.