Nov. 15, 2017 – The founders of United Water Restoration Group, Inc. (UWRG), the premiere franchise provider of disaster restoration services for residential and commercial properties in the United States and Canada, today announced the appointment of Roy Billesbach as President and Partner. Mr. Billesbach is based in the company’s headquarter office in Ormond Beach, FL.
A recognized leader in the field of business franchising, Mr. Billesbach brings more than 20 years of senior level national and international franchising experience to his new leadership position at United Water Restoration Group. Prior to joining UWRG, Mr. Billesbach held executive positions with category leaders representing such franchise firms as Coldwell Banker, Navis and Molly Maid.
“As we look ahead to our 10th anniversary in 2018,” said UWRG co-founder Endre Banfi, “the company is now poised for significant growth. Roy’s expertise and talent in business franchising gives us the leadership capability and vision that will bring us to the next level.” Fellow founder, Zoltan Kuruczconcurred, noting “our communities need the expertise that United Water Restoration Group franchises offer more than ever. I am confident Roy will lead us to many new markets.” UWRG co-founder Ljos Nagy called Roy Billesbach“uniquely qualified to lead UWRG. Roy’s success in the franchise marketplace will allow us to support numerous regions in the U.S. and Canada that are impacted by the growing threat of natural disasters.”
“I am delighted to join UWRG and look forward to leading the company forward,” said Mr. Billesbach. “It is tremendously exciting to be involved in such dynamic and vital work. UWRG’s expertise, along with our commitment to customer service and our communities, is what sets us apart. Our goal is to grow by 50 units in 2018.”
Founded in 2008, United Water Restoration Group, Inc. recently began offering franchise opportunities to entrepreneurs across North America. In less than 10 years, the company has grown rapidly. In the United States, UWRG disaster recovery support is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week for businesses and home owners in 14 Florida locations, as well as in the Houston, Texas and Omaha, Nebraska markets. In Canada, UWRG services are available in the Torontoregion. The company’s professional services include residential and commercial water removal, dehumidification, carpet, upholstery cleaning, storm and hurricane damage, mold remediation, fire and smoke damage, and reconstruction services.