World’s largest home services company recognizes standout franchise owners from across its network at record-breaking annual conference
Neighborly®, the world’s largest home services company, announced its top performing franchise owners of the year during the brand’s largest attended annual Reunion conference last month in Nashville, Tennessee. With nearly 4,000 attendees from across Neighborly’s network, the event was the largest Reunion in the company’s history.
“With the highest attendance we’ve ever experienced, this year’s Reunion represented a culmination of a year of growth,” said Mike Bidwell, President and CEO of Neighborly. “We pride ourselves on being the ultimate hub for home services and seeing so many brands take the stage together in Nashville and connect through the Neighborly mission reinforces our network’s strength. Neighborly and each of our brands are successful through the work of our franchise owners, and it was an honor to showcase their successes this past year. I look forward to seeing how our family of brands continues to grow before the next Reunion.”
Top-performing franchise owners across Neighborly’s franchise network were recognized at the event, with awards including Rookie of the Year, presented to franchise owners who demonstrated outstanding performance in sales and building their organizations in their first 12 months, and the Neighborly Award, presented to franchise owners who are champions of the Neighborly vision, among many more. The highest honor a franchise owner can receive, Franchisee of the Year, was presented by each brand to the owner/s who have demonstrated exemplary growth, leadership, customer service, and sales.
The 2022 Franchisee of the Year award winners included:
- Aire Serv® – Ben and Betsy Boyce and Sarah Boyce
- Dryer Vent Wizard® – Ed Rauch
- Five Star Painting® – Anthony Kulikowski
- Glass Doctor® – Justin and Jennifer Eimers
- The Grounds Guys® – Travis Hicks and Travis Reed
- HouseMaster® – Tim, Trent, and JoAnn Paino
- Molly Maid® – Harry Young
- Mosquito Joe® – Sean and Sara Bess
- Mr. Appliance® – Anthony Arroyo
- Mr. Electric® – Matt and Lara Bruhn
- Mr. Handyman® – David Sipp
- Mr. Rooter® Plumbing – Scott Hobbs
- Precision Garage Door® – Jim Rapp
- Rainbow Restoration® – Dallas Nevill
- Real Property Management – Shawn and Joni Wolfswinkel
- ShelfGenie® – Bret Chevrier
- Window Genie® – Robin McKenna
In addition to honoring the noteworthy success of its franchise owners, Neighborly also continued its strong growth trajectory reaching 5,000 franchise units earlier this year along with its recent acquisitions of Indiana-based Lawn Pride™ in August 2022 and California-based Junk King® and Junk Works® this month, surpassing the 30-brand milestone.
For more information about Neighborly’s marketplace of home services brands, visit www.neighborly.com.
Neighborly® is the world’s largest home services company with more than 30 brands and 5,000 franchises collectively serving 12 million+ customers in six countries, focused on repairing, maintaining and enhancing homes and businesses. The company operates online platforms that connect consumers to service providers in their local communities that meet their rigorous standards as a franchisor across 18 service categories at Neighborly.com or through the Neighborly App. More information about Neighborly®, and its franchise concepts, is available at Neighborlybrands.com. To learn about franchising opportunities with Neighborly®, click here.