Carpet and upholstery cleaning franchise leader, Chem-Dry, has appointed Dre Carter as director of franchise development. Dre joins the team with over eight years of franchise development experience and a roster of impressive awards in the franchise industry. He will use his expertise to help drive franchise development, fueling domestic and international growth.
Dre brings a core set of skills in franchise consulting and business development. Prior to joining Chem-Dry, he served as the director of franchise development at Altitude Trampoline Parks and previously served as the director of business development at Briggo Coffee. Alongside his vast years of experience, Dre has also been the recipient of the STAR Award for Best in Franchise Recruitment” by Franchise Update. With his expertise, he will be creating a roadmap for franchisees to join and grow with the Chem-Dry brand.
“Chem-Dry’s track record for being recognized as a Top Global Brand by Entrepreneur magazine proves the brand has a successful model that I truly believe in,” said Dre. “With an inexpensive buy-in, quick setup time, and an average tenure of 18 years for our franchisees, franchising with Chem-Dry is a compelling opportunity that is more than attainable. It’s my goal to help prospective franchisees actualize their dream of business ownership through the Chem-Dry franchise opportunity, and really help make a difference in their lives.”
Chem-Dry recently celebrated its 45th anniversary, growing from humble beginnings to the carpet cleaning market leader today, serving more than 40,000 homes and businesses weekly across 55 countries. The $5bn carpet cleaning industry is expected to increase 1.5 per cent in 2023, and Chem-Dry is poised to continue its market leadership and growth.
“With an extensive background in franchising and business development, I am excited to see Dre join our team and use his passion for franchising to strengthen Chem-Dry’s franchise development program,” said D’Wayne Tanner, senior vice president of franchise development for Chem-Dry, part of the BELFOR Franchise Group family of brands. “Dre strongly believes in our company and the model we have in place. I am proud to have someone in this role who truly believes in what we have been doing for 45 years, as we map out our future and capitalize on the growth potential.”