It is with great honor that America’s Swimming Pool Company announces that it has been ranked in Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500® for the second consecutive year. ASP ranked 113th on the list this year, defeating last year’s ranking of 196, and is the only swimming pool business to rank.
CEO and Founder of ASP Stewart Vernon stated: “We are honored to rank on this prestigious list as a testament to the thriving franchise network we have built with dedicated and hardworking owners who provide best-in-class service to our customers.”
The Franchise 500® is known as a top tool for measuring competition and evaluates franchises based on financial strength, stability, growth, and brand power. This is the 38th year in which the magazine has created the list, which has since become one of the most dominant measuring sticks for franchisors and reliable primary research tools for investors and entrepreneurs.
Since the year 2005, ASP has expanded to 22 different states, with more than 272 different franchises, and provides swimming pool cleaning, maintenance, and repair services to more than 400 cities across the country. The company offers solutions for both residential, private customers and commercial properties.
Entrepreneur’s selection criteria is a strict one, including franchising costs, fees, size and growth, and financial stability amongst many others. All franchises are given a score based on more than 150 points of data. The 500 franchises with the highest cumulative score become the Franchise 500®.
Editor-in-chief of Entrepreneur Jason Feifer stated “We spend months gathering and crunching data to produce the Franchise 500 ranking. We’re proud of the result and the way it continues to be a resource for the franchise community. Like every industry, franchising is ever-evolving and must smartly react to new technologies and consumer demands. We know it takes a lot to stay competitive, and are excited to celebrate those that do it best.”
America’s Swimming Pool Company has become the nation’s largest swimming pool cleaning, repair, and renovation franchise system. With a belief in that providing higher-quality pool service and reasonable prices. The franchise has set the industry standard for pool services. Having begun franchising in 2005, ASP now covers more than 275 areas. Contact ASP today to learn more about the services they offer or for franchising information.
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