Local Business Owners Attend SERVPRO® National Convention

The following SERVPRO® Franchise Owners recently returned from SERVPRO’s 44th Annual National Convention, held June 17 – June 21 at the Anaheim Marriott Hotel and the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California.

* John Hargrove of SERVPRO of Fair Oaks-Centreville-Chantilly, who can be reached at (703) 830-5800 or Jhargrove@servpro1010.com
* Robb Sartorio of SERVPRO of Mid Upper Shore, who can be reached at (410) 758-8770 or rsartorio@comcast.net
* Robb Sartorio of SERVPRO of Talbot/Dorchester, who can be reached at (410) 822-6442 or rsartorio@comcast.net

SERVPRO®, an industry leader in disaster cleanup, restoration and remediation services, again welcomed a record number of franchisees to their annual event, offering attendees the most extensive program ever offered at a SERVPRO® Convention–more than 60 workshops sessions covering more than 30 different topics. This year’s keynote speaker was Walter Bond, former NBA player.

“The variety and quality of this year’s educational and business sessions was better than ever,” said Sue Steen, Chief Executive Officer of Servpro Industries, Inc. “This Convention is a great opportunity for our Franchisees to learn about the latest initiatives from SERVPRO® Corporate, and the developing trends in our industry and to network with their fellow Franchisees.”

In addition to providing a networking and educational forum for the more than 1,600 Franchise Owners in the SERVPRO® Franchise System, the annual event provides a platform for SERVPRO to recognize and reward Franchisees for outstanding success in their businesses.

“SERVPRO® is proud of its reputation as an innovator and leader in our industry,” said Steen. “Each year, as we welcome our Franchisees to our Annual Convention, we realize this extraordinary group of dedicated professionals is truly the driving force behind our success. We design this annual event to provide them with the latest intelligence about our company and our industry–so they can, in turn, grow their businesses and support their customers with the best possible service.”

For more information about SERVPRO®, please visit www.SERVPRO.com.

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 losses. Providing coverage in the United States and Canada, the SERVPRO® System has established relationships with major insurance companies and commercial clients, as well as individual homeowners.