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PuroClean, a leader in property emergency services, helps families and businesses overcome the devastating setbacks caused by water, fire, mold and other conditions resulting in property damage. Each of our independently owned franchises pledge to do whatever it takes to respond, restore and rescue properties in all of the communities we serve.

Mark W. Davis

CEO and Chairman

Mark Davis has been in the disaster recovery and restoration business since he and a partner purchased Rocky Mountain Catastrophe in 1996 at age 27. He sold the company to Franz Haniel & Cie, GmbH and co-founded Belfor USA Group Inc., remaining on as CEO and eventually growing Belfor to be the market leader in North America from $35 million to $400 million in annual revenue.
After selling his shares and leaving Belfor, Davis became CEO of InStar Services Group, leaving that company and buying Signal Restoration along with Frank Torre, in 2012. He is co-CEO of Signal Restoration.
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Frank Torre

Vice Chairman

Frank Torre is Co-CEO of Signal Restoration, which he acquired along with Mark Davis is 2012. Prior to this, Torre was President & CEO of Torre & Bruglio, Inc., one of the largest providers of landscape, construction and horticultural services in North America. Notable projects and clients included the Detroit Tigers athletic field at Comerica Park; Chrysler World Headquarters in Auburn Hills, Michigan;
Riverwalk Promenade on the Detroit River; Campus Martius in Detroit and Penske Automotive Group.
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Steve White

President and Chief Operating Officer

Steve White joins PuroClean with more than 25 years of experience in the industry, dedicating 18 years to Allegra Network where he most recently held the title of COO and served as president of the company’s Signs Now brand. Prior to his tenure at Allegra Network, White, a former Captain in the United States Army, spent five and a half years at Domino’s Pizza. He has been involved in every level of franchise organizations, big and small, including ownership.
Steve’s strengths are in executive leadership, building successful teams, strategic planning, driving new growth for franchisees, marketing, and franchise support. His key area of focus is to strengthen the processes that will ensure sustained success for a growing PuroClean franchise system.
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Gordon Gamble

President,
PuroClean Canada

Gordon Gamble joined PuroClean in July 2008 as the Director of Canadian Business Development and become President of PuroClean Canada on August 31, 2009. Mr. Gamble founded and served as President of the Franchisor Mr. Handyman of Canada from October 2001 to May 2004. Mr. Gamble owned a Mr. Handyman franchise from 2001 to 2007. Mr. Gamble owned a ServiceMaster franchise from 1988 to 2007.
Duane Barker, Chief Financial Officer

Duane Marker

Chief Financial Officer

Duane joined PuroClean in June 2017 as the Corporate Controller and was made the Chief Financial Officer in September 2018.

Jack Boyd

Executive Vice President of Business Development

Jack has 30+ years of franchising experience in the mitigation, restoration and large loss marketplace. He began his career with ServiceMaster Clean in 1976, owning a franchise and then joining their home office as a Regional Manager, Managing Director of the UK, Master Franchise Coordinator, Director of Franchise Program Development, Training and Education, Operational Field Support and Vice President of Restoration Services.
Jack retired from ServiceMaster in 2001 to pursue a role in consulting within the restoration industry, which included PTC-NET (Alacrity), Floor Covering International, and NBD Electronics Restoration, then returning to ServiceMaster in 2006 for three years to develop and implement a Fire Restoration Program. Jack joined Munters Corporation (2006-2011) to develop and implement a residential mitigation and restoration network of company-owned branches. Jack will be a tremendous help in positioning PuroClean as a prominent force in our Certified Priority Response program going forward.
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Bud Summers

Executive Vice President of Operations and Training

Bud began his career as an independent owner/operator and later bought 2 Servpro Franchises. He has 30+ years of experience in the mitigation, restoration and construction industry. In 2012 he retired from actively managing his Servpro & construction businesses to pursue his passion for teaching, writing and consulting. He has been a frequent speaker and teacher at regional and national conventions for over 15 years.
Topics have included Marketing, Production, Financial Management and Staff Development. He has consulted with PuroClean to rewrite and teach the new franchise training Sales and Marketing curriculum. He continues to help improve PuroClean’s franchise training and marketing materials.
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Tim Courtney

Vice President of Franchise Development

Tim Courtney has come a long way from crunching numbers on Wall Street; he is now making business ownership dreams become a reality for people throughout North America. As Vice President of Franchise Development at PuroClean, he leads a team of franchise development professionals who serve as our brand ambassadors and walk potential PuroClean franchise owners step-by-step through the franchise buying process.
Prior to joining PuroClean, Tim worked in the travel industry for nearly 20 years at World Travel Holdings (WTH), occupying many management positions in the company. In 2008, he joined the WTH Franchise Development Team and immediately produced record results, growing the franchisee base by 135% from 500 to 1,110. Tim is active with the International Franchise Association (IFA) and will spearhead PuroClean’s growth throughout North America, as well as our company’s focus on military veterans, first responders, diversity, and involvement with the IFA. He is an IFA Certified Franchise Executive (CFE) and is a member of its Membership Committee. He is also a member of IFA’s Franchise Action Network, where he lobbies on franchise owners’ behalf on Capitol Hill to make sure their rights are always protected. Tim is a recipient of the Sun Sentinel Top Work Places for People on the Move award and has been nominated to the IFA’s Board of Directors.
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Scott Sandel, Vice President of Business Development

Scott Sandel

Vice President of Business Development

Scott joined PuroClean in 2016 as a Regional Director, serving franchise owners. He was promoted to Vice President of Business Development in November 2018.
Bart Meador, Executive Vice President of Operations, PuroClean

Bart Meador

Vice President of Operations

Bart Meador has over 20 years’ experience in the franchise restoration industry. He previously owned a franchise under another restoration brand, after which he joined their Home Office Field Support Team as a Market Manager, and then went on to hold positions of Area Manager, Regional Manager, Business Development Consultant (BDC), and BDC Account Manager. He was responsible for leading a team of three BDCs, supporting up to 130 franchise locations in profitable growth.
Bart enjoys working directly with franchise owners to help them get their business started and training them on how to achieve profitable revenue growth year over year. He joined the PuroClean team in 2012 as a Regional Director where he utilizes his strengths of team building, financial analysis, marketing, and business logistics to help our network grow.
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George Hernandez, Vice President of Operations

George Hernandez

Vice President of Operations

George Hernandez has been in the insurance and restoration business since 1998 and has owned several businesses relating to that industry. He is married with two children and is a graduate of the University of Central Florida with a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice. George started working at Travelers Insurance as a Customer Service Representative, and during his tenure, advanced as a Unit Manager.
In 2004, George left Travelers and began his career as a Project Manager for another franchise restoration brand. In 2005, he then purchased his first franchise from another franchise restoration company and his second franchise in 2007; he sold the franchises in 2012. George kept the parent company open and started a construction and remodeling company as a subsidiary. He ran this company for four years and sold it in 2016 when he joined PuroClean. George acted as a reserve Deputy Sheriff from 2002 to 2011 and serves on the boards of several non-profit organizations.
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Michael Brodarick

General Counsel

Once named as PuroClean Canada’s Favourite American of the Year, Michael Brodarick provides legal support to PuroSystems’ business groups, as well as global protection and enforcement of the PuroClean trademarks and franchise agreements. Before joining PuroClean, he defended insurance carriers and their insureds against construction defect and property damage claims.
His insurance industry clients included Zurich Insurance Group, Continental Casualty Company (CNA), and Citizens Property Insurance Corporation.
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Christine VanderWyde

Director of Franchise Relations

Chrissy VanderWyde joined the Puro brands in 1988 as the company’s first employee. Since then, she has held many positions and is currently the Director of Franchise Relations, managing a team of two who support franchise relations efforts. Chrissy has a wide range of responsibilities, serving the PuroClean Network in all capacities.