SERVPRO Press Release

SERVPRO Jumps to No. 4 on Entrepreneur's Franchise 500 List

Disaster recovery and restoration specialist celebrates third consecutive appearance on annual Top 10 list.

GALLATIN, Tenn. (Grassroots Newswire) January 11, 2012 -- SERVPRO®, a disaster recovery and restoration franchise company, jumped up four notches on the Entrepreneur Franchise 500 ranking this year, moving to the No. 4 spot in 2012 from the No. 8 spot in 2011. This year’s results make SERVPRO® No. 1 in the cleanup and restoration industry for the ninth consecutive year.

 "It's very satisfying to see our Franchisees’ efforts recognized year after year in this prestigious ranking," said Rick Isaacson, Executive Vice President of Servpro Industries, Inc, "It is a blessing to have the opportunity to help customers restore their lives and Franchisees pursue their dreams at the same time."

 SERVPRO® specializes in fire and water cleanup and restoration and repair services helping both commercial and residential customers. SERVPRO® also offers large loss, national storm response, mold remediation and other property maintenance and restoration services.

 "We are proud of the culture of our employees and Franchise owners,” added Sue Steen, Chief Executive Officer of Servpro Industries, Inc. “Our mission is to build a team of quality people who focus on excellent service, and we thank them for their efforts on behalf of each and every client we serve.”

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Founded in 1967, the SERVPRO® Franchise System is a national leader and provider of fire and water cleanup and restoration services and mold mitigation and remediation. SERVPRO's professional services network of more than 1,600 individually owned and operated Franchises responds to property damage emergencies ranging from small individual disasters to multi-million dollar large-loss situations. Providing coverage in 48 states, the SERVPRO® system has established relationships with major insurance companies and commercial clients, as well as individual homeowners.