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Senior Helpers of Hillsborough Awarded Health Care Staffing Services Certification from The Joint Commission

- Accreditation Reaffirms In-Home Care Company as an Industry Leader Providing Compassionate and Quality Care -
Senior Helpers, one of the nation's premier providers of in-home senior care, today announced its Hillsborough location earned The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval® for Health Care Staffing Services Certification as a result of demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The coveted Gold Seal is a symbol of quality that reflects Senior Helpers' ...

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Chem-Dry Carpet and Floor Cleaning Announces Lebanon Master Franchise Agreement

- International carpet-cleaning franchise continues to expand global footprint -
Chem-Dry, the world's largest carpet and floor cleaning franchise, has signed a Master Franchise agreement for Lebanon with Beirut-based entrepreneurs Maha Hijazi and Camille El Zeinaty.
Hijazi and El Zeinaty are well known in Lebanon's business community, as they have been providing high-quality cleaning services for more than 20 years. The success of that business spurred their interest in Chem-Dry, Hijazi ...

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Anago Cleaning Systems Officially Opens New Headquarters

- Commercial Cleaning Giant Moves to Pompano Beach -
Anago Cleaning Systems recently opened its new headquarters location in Pompano Beach to accommodate corporate growth and increasingly efficient operations. The building was officially opened in a recent ceremony featuring Pompano Beach Mayor Rex Hardin and city Chamber of Commerce officials.
"Anago is experiencing rapid growth, so this location provides us space to not only work more efficiently, but is capable of accommodating years ...

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Re-Bath Ranked as One of America's Top Remodelers by Qualified Remodeler Magazine

- Bathroom Remodeling Franchise Makes Home Improvement an Effortless Experience -
Re-Bath, the nation's largest complete bathroom remodeling company, is pleased to announce its recognition on Qualified Remodeler's 2019 Top 500 list for the third consecutive year. The one-stop-shop remodeler credits its people, expertise, industry reputation, and varied product offerings to its prestigious ranking as No. 2 National Company and No. 7 overall.
"We are honored to be recognized by Qualified ...

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Largest Ball of Lint: Dryer Vent Wizard Attempts to Set GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS Title

- National Dryer Vent Maintenance and Repair Franchise to Create World's Largest Ball of Lint, Then Set on Fire to Raise Awareness for Fire Safety -
After months of collecting dryer lint from more than 9,000 communities across the country, Dryer Vent Wizard, North America's leading dryer vent maintenance and repair franchise, will attempt to set the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title for the largest ball of lint next week. In an effort to raise awareness regarding the dangers of dryer fires, the ...

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Catherine Monson Recognized as a 2019 Most Admired CEO

The Dallas Business Journal recently named Catherine Monson, CEO of FASTSIGNS International, Inc. as a 2019 Most Admired CEO. The 20 North Texas CEO honorees this year come from a range of industries including architecture, manufacturing, finance, healthcare, real estate, technology and transportation.
The Dallas Business Journal created The Most Admired CEO Awards in 2018 to recognize executives not only for impressive stewardship of their companies, but also for cultivating an inclusive, ...

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Blo Blow Dry Bar Supports Childhood Cancer Awareness Month with Annual Fundraising Campaign

Blo Blow Dry Bar, the original blow dry bar and the world's largest blow dry bar franchise, is running its Blo for a Cause initiative to raise money for pediatric cancer treatment and research. Throughout the month of September, Blo locations across the U.S. will be accepting donations for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. On Saturday, September 28, Blo Blow Dry Bar will also donate $2 from each blow out to the lifesaving mission of St. Jude.
"As a survivor of childhood Hodgkin's ...

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Senior Helpers Debuts New Assessment Approach Based on

- New Approach Improves Care & Reduces Cost for Seniors -
Today, Senior Helpers®, the nation's premier provider of in-home senior care, announced that it has begun deploying the industry's first data-driven client assessment process based on the concept of "Micro" Social Determinants of Health (MSDOH).
Called LIFE Profile (for Life Independence Function Evaluation), the new assessment for senior care uses a framework to measure a client's ability across five key categories which include ...

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FASTSIGNS Recruiting Franchise Candidates At National Business Media Show In Columbus Sept. 12-14

- No. 1-ranked Sign, Graphics and Visual Communications Franchisor Continues to Grow Its Successful Co-brand and Conversion Program throughout East Coast -
FASTSIGNS International, Inc., franchisor of FASTSIGNS®, the leading sign, graphics and visual communications franchise, announced today that it will be attending and sponsoring the National Business Media Show at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio, Sept. 12-14, 2019.
As part of its aggressive growth throughout ...

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Expedia CruiseShipCenters Sails Ahead; Signs 300th Franchise Agreement

- Cruise Industry Leader Makes Waves in Franchising with Strategic Multi-unit Growth -
Expedia CruiseShipCenters, a leading cruise travel agency franchise, announced the awarding of its 300th franchise agreement, reaching a major milestone for the rapidly expanding retail travel agency franchise. The milestone was achieved as a result of two multi-unit agreements that will bring Centers to Georgia, South Carolina and Tennessee. Expedia CruiseShipCenters signed its first multi-unit agreement ...

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Arizona Monsoon Rains Bring Hordes Of Mosquitoes

Recent reports have shown that cases of West Nile Virus in Maricopa County have already exceeded last year's total and with monsoon rains well on their way, mosquito bites are also expected to multiply this year. Because Arizona continues to present an ideal breeding ground for mosquitoes, their influx has doubled each year, a pattern that will likely continue.
Mosquito Squad of Greater Scottsdale is urging homeowners to take preventative measures and is sharing insight into what they can ...

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FASTSIGNS International, Inc. Appoints New Chief Information Officer

FASTSIGNS International, Inc., the franchisor of more than 700 FASTSIGNS® locations in nine countries worldwide, has welcomed Shayne Mehringer as the company's new Chief Information Officer.
Shayne Mehringer is a Certified Franchise Executive (CFE) who began his career with IBM and brings over 20 years of executive leadership experience with an extensive background in franchising, information technology, business startups and acquisitions. In his most recent role as CIO for Neighborly ...

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