Cleaning Up: Inverness franchise wins top award

Merry Maids is part of the ServiceMaster group and a leader in the home cleaning service industry, with more than 1,500 Merry Maids already established worldwide.
Video

Merry Maids

  Opportunities:
Available across the UK
  Business Type:
Franchise
  Minimum Investment:
£5,999
  Training Provided:
Yes
  Home-based:
Yes
  Part time:
Yes
  BFA Membership:
Member - Full

A domestic cleaning franchise in Inverness has beaten over 70 other businesses to the top award within the national franchise network it operates in.

Merry Maids Inverness wins award

Merry Maids of Inverness owner Bill Grant, a franchisee of ServiceMaster Limited, picked up the Dallen Peterson Founders Award as a result of outstanding business growth and commitment to customer service. The award is the most prestigious within the Merry Maids network and is the pinnacle of achievement for the franchised business.

Merry Maids of Inverness has provided domestic cleaning services to residents across Inverness and Inverness-shire since 2008. Bill Grant also owns a second franchise territory in Moray, which is currently for sale. The business turns over £74,000 per year and is available to a new investor for £30,000.

Grant said: “This is a huge achievement for the company and is testament to the hard work of the entire team. The business has had a real focus to its work over the past year and we’ve seen the results of our hard work. This award will give us an extra boost to achieve even more over the next year.”

Merry Maids brand operations manager, Catriona Berry added: “Merry Maids of Inverness has displayed the highest achievement in the pursuit of excellence and professional management in the Merry Maids tradition. Bill and his team have shown superb results and they are a real asset to the franchise network.”

Winners of the Dallen Peterson Founders Award receive an all-expenses paid trip to the ServiceMaster Partners Achievement Seminar in New Orleans in the US in September. Merry Maids is a franchise of ServiceMaster Limited, which was founded in the UK In 1959.

Request Information

Sign up for a free newsletter & receive the latest opportunities & news straight in your inbox

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR FREE NEWSLETTER

Complete Your Request