Merry Maids North Wiltshire wins top franchise award

Merry Maids North Wiltshire has scooped the top franchise award at the 2014 national conference for ServiceMaster Limited. The business has been operating for 10 years and was presented with the Dallen Peterson Founders Award after a highly successful year.

The company, owned by Kevin and Penny Shutler, is a franchise of ServiceMaster Limited, which celebrates its 55th year in business in 2014. The Dallen Peterson Founders Award is the most prestigious award within the Merry Maids franchise network and the pinnacle of achievement for a Merry Maids business, which has been operating in the UK for 35 years.

Kevin Shutler, director of Merry Maids North Wiltshire said: “This award is testament to the hard work the team has put in over 10 years. We ensure that all our teams maintain a high standard of cleaning for all customers and it’s a great achievement for us all. The award will help us to grow as a business and continue to meet new customers and provide top class cleaning in their homes.”

ServiceMaster Limited’s managing director, Alan Lewin added: “Merry Maids North Wiltshire has displayed the highest achievement in the pursuit of excellence and professional management in the Merry Maids tradition. Kevin and Penny have shown superb results and customer service and are a real asset to the ServiceMaster Limited franchise network.”

Winners of the Dallen Peterson Founders Award receive an engraved wooden plaque and an all-expenses paid trip to the Merry Maids International Convention in the United States the following year. The Dallen Peterson Founders Award was first presented in 1985.