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Vanguard Cleaning Systems(R) Recognizes Detroit Team as 2013 Franchisee of the Year

SAN MATEO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/12/14 -- Vanguard Cleaning Systems®, a leading franchisor of commercial cleaning businesses, presented its 2013 Franchisee of the Year award to Scott and Anita Wilson, franchisees from the Vanguard Cleaning Systems of Greater Detroit region. The team earned recognition for their outstanding reputation and performance with their accounts.

"It's an enormous honor to be recognized by our colleagues throughout the Vanguard franchise system," said Scott Wilson, franchise owner. "Both Anita and I have benefited from the business education provided by the entire regional office. What they've taught us has been invaluable."

The Vanguard Cleaning Systems Franchisee of the Year is awarded to the franchise owner who shows dedication to providing exceptional commercial cleaning services to their corporate accounts. Scott and Anita Wilson purchased their Vanguard® business in July of 2009, and have steadily expanded the breadth of services. The Wilsons have grown their monthly revenue by 10 times since starting the business.

"Our Regional Office is focused on supporting each local Vanguard franchise owner," said Carey Winkel, Master Franchisee, Vanguard Cleaning Systems of Greater Detroit. "Working with Scott and Anita has been a pleasure for all of us as they are so committed to building a durable, long-term business."

Vanguard Cleaning Systems also recognized runners up from the following regions:

"Our goal is to keep growing and to keep improving our business one client at a time," said Anita Wilson, franchise owner. "The Vanguard franchise has been a solid fit for our life, schedule and financial objectives."

About Vanguard Cleaning Systems®
Founded in 1984, the Vanguard Cleaning Systems® franchise organization has 2,700 independently owned and operated franchised businesses in North America. Through a master franchise network of 59 regional offices, Vanguard Cleaning Systems® franchisees provide cleaning services for more than 14,000 commercial customers.

The Vanguard® franchise has been consistently ranked among the top franchises in North America, achieving a rank of #7 in the 2011 Entrepreneur Magazine's Franchise 500™ and #15 in the 2012 D&B AllBusiness AllStar franchises. You can learn more about Vanguard Cleaning Systems® at www.vanguardcleaning.com.

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