PuroClean Forms Strategic Partnership with FlagshipPDG
Tamarac, Fla. (May 29, 2008) – PuroClean, the nation’s fastest growing property damage remediation franchise, announced today that it has partnered with FlagshipPDG, a national company specializing in environmental remediation, disaster recovery and reconstruction services.
Based on PuroClean’s rapid growth and national coverage, its franchisees will work closely with FlagshipPDG offices in an alliance to help bring timely solutions to FlagshipPDG’s clients who have come to count on them for world-class service. FlagshipPDG, headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, services an extensive client base including many Fortune 500 companies.
“We’re very pleased to work in concert with the team members FlagshipPDG. The core values of our two companies are synonymous with excellence in service and integrity. Both firms strive to exceed the expectations of their clientele,” said Keith Gerson, President and Chief Operating Officer of PuroSystems, Inc., the franchisor of PuroClean. “With 216 locations nationally and growing, we are in an ideal position to help FlagshipPDG in its goal to provide timely emergency response, reduce loss severity and to provide a customers experience that is benefitting of FlagshipPDG.”
PuroClean is an emergency restoration service business providing services to insurance companies, property owners and property management firms for water damage, mold, smoke, fire clean up, and biohazard events. The award-winning national franchise has earned the reputation as The Paramedics of Property Damage by property owners and insurance agents, who often view PuroClean’s emergency service technicians like paramedics or firefighters for the important role they play in protecting communities 24 hours a day.
“We are pleased to welcome the PuroClean organization as a strategic partner. FlagshipPDG’s intent is to establish a long-standing working relationship with the purpose of responding to client’s needs with the highest level of customer satisfaction,” said Timothy Hull, National Disaster Response Manager for FlagshipPDG. “We feel that PuroClean strives for the same level of excellence in performance that our clients expect and our goal is to provide a turn-key disaster recovery solution that our national clients can depend on, with PuroClean being an essential part of the team.”
PuroClean franchisees service a $120 billion dollar recession-proof niche industry in one of the largest customer bases in the country – the insurance property claims industry. PuroClean is an emergency restoration business providing services to insurance companies and property owners for water damage, mold, smoke, fire clean up, and biohazard events. Currently, 206 PuroClean franchise offices are in operation or development nationwide and in Canada. Puroclean was identified by FRANdata as one of the fastest-growing U.S. franchise concepts, ranking 53rd in the nation. For more information, visit www.PuroClean.com.
About PDG Environmental
PDG Environmental, Inc., headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, is a leading provider of specialty contracting services including asbestos abatement, mold remediation, emergency response, demolition and reconstruction to commercial, industrial and governmental clients nationwide. With over 20 years experience, PDG Environmental has offices capable of responding to customer requirements coast to coast. For additional information, please visit www.pdge.com.
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