It has been a great honor to assist in the development and launch of our veteran awareness program. We have been honored to welcome three new veteran franchisees to our family this year through our outreach efforts.
Richmond, Virginia (PRWEB) May 05, 2014
Outdoor Living Brands, World Class Franchisor home to Archadeck Outdoor Living, Outdoor Lighting Perspectives, Mosquito Squad and Renew Crew located in Richmond, Virginia announced Friday, May 2nd that they would be doubling their VetFran discounts as a special salute to Military Appreciation Month.
Shemar Pucel, Franchise Recruitment Consultant with Outdoor Living Brands stated, “It has been a great honor to assist in the development and launch of our veteran awareness program. We have been honored to welcome three new veteran franchisees to our family this year adding to our growing family of franchisees. Currently we have over 300 franchisees across all four brands and all four branches of the armed forces. We are very proud to say that well over 20% of our franchisees are retired or active duty members of the military. Doubling our VetFran discount during military appreciation month is one way are saying thank you to our nation's heroes.”
In addition to doubling the VetFran discount, Outdoor Living Brands franchise recruitment teams are joining forces with Recruit Military by attending two of their educational career events.
On May 15th, the team will be on site in Norfolk, Virginia attending Recruit Military’s fair at the Nauticus - Half Moone Cruise & Celebration Center from 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
On May 29th, the team will be in Baltimore, MD attending Recruit Military’s fair at M&T Bank Stadium from 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
“We have seen great success in working with the teams at Recruit Military and VetFran. I had the pleasure of meeting Chuck Rich (Active Duty Air Force Reservist and current owner of Outdoor Lighting Perspectives of North East Atlanta) while attending the Recruit Military fair in Atlanta and look forward to welcoming and assisting more veterans and their families realize their dream of business ownership as the transition to civilian life. Working with the IFA and VetFran has allowed us the opportunity to assist our valued heroes in many ways and we certainly look forward to continuing our efforts in the years to come,” said Shemar Pucel.
About Outdoor Living Brands
Outdoor Living Brands offers exciting franchise opportunities in the growing outdoor living niche. Our multiple, complementary franchise businesses create synergies and cross-promotional opportunities designed to enhance the operational and financial horizons of all our franchisees.
Currently, Outdoor Living Brands offers four franchise business models:
Archadeck - The world’s leading designer and builder of outdoor living spaces such as decks, screened porches, open porches, sunrooms, outdoor kitchens and outdoor fireplaces, consistently named one of the Top 500 Remodelers in North America;
Outdoor Lighting Perspectives - The world's leading architectural and landscape lighting company offering energy efficient illumination solutions for beautification, safety and security for homes and businesses along with seasonal holiday lighting services;
Mosquito Squad - The world’s most trusted mosquito elimination franchise, a unique, exciting and rapidly growing franchise opportunity that provides cost-effective protection to families and pets from annoying insect bites and the dangerous diseases carried by insects;
Renew Crew - The original business that provides full-service cleaning, sealing and protection of all outdoor surfaces for both residential and commercial clients including decks, fences, siding, gutters, patios, hardscapes, walkways, driveways and more.
Together, these four franchise systems offer 75+ years combined experience. All four companies are the global leaders in their respective specialties. With complementary businesses catering to the same market, our franchisee network of over 275 locations around the world is capable of sharing customers and leads to the benefit of all.
In addition, many of our franchisees find it appealing to add on a second or third brand once they develop momentum in their initial business. As such, unlike single branded franchisors, Outdoor Living Brands offers convenient, related diversification opportunities to its network of franchisees.