City Wide Franchise Recognized As Franchise 500 Company for 5th Consecutive Year
City Wide Franchise Company has been recognized as a Franchise 500 company by Entrepreneur Magazine for the fifth consecutive year. Only nine years after offering its unique business model through franchising, City Wide Franchise Company continues to grow and be recognized by the most comprehensive franchise rankings in the world.
This is the magazine’s 32nd annual exercise to rank the best franchise opportunities within multiple categories. The publication considers many factors when determining rankings including franchising start date, available territories, start up costs and percentage of terminations.
“We think being ranked for so many consecutive years speaks volumes about the opportunity City Wide offers,” said Jeff Oddo, City Wide Franchise president. “We strive to provide a wealth building opportunity to entrepreneurs around the country and think being ranked in the Franchise 500 shows we are continuing to be successful in our goals.”
City Wide Franchise offers its unique business model to successful, experienced sales and management professionals. City Wide is a management company for the building maintenance industry, giving owners more than 20 different ways to open a door and create business because of the multitude of building services they are able to offer. By partnering with local business owners, City Wide does not spend valuable capital on in house employees or expensive equipment and instead focuses on management.
City Wide was founded in Kansas City, MO by Frank Oddo nearly fifty years ago and is now a national organization with multiple locations. Current President, Jeff Oddo, second generation owner, began franchising the company’s business model in 2001.
City Wide Maintenance has locations in Tucson, AZ; Orange County, CA; San Diego, CA; Denver, CO; Jacksonville, FL; Orlando, FL; South Florida (Palm Beach), FL; Tampa Bay, FL; Orlando, FL; Atlanta, GA; Metro Atlanta, GA; Indianapolis, IN; Boston, MA; Minneapolis, MN; St. Louis, MO; Omaha, NE; Charlotte, NC; Cincinnati, OH; Columbus, OH; Cleveland, OH; Spartanburg, SC; Nashville, TN; Austin, TX; Houston, TX; San Antonio, TX; Seattle, WA and Lenexa, KS.Back