Joshua Ussiri has been appointed as the new president of ServiceMaster Clean®, marking a significant milestone for the company. With over 10 years of experience within ServiceMaster Clean, Ussiri has demonstrated exceptional leadership skills and a deep understanding of the franchise business model. His journey within the company has been nothing short of impressive, starting as a frontline service provider and eventually becoming the president of the ServiceMaster Clean brand.
During his time as a franchise owner, Ussiri achieved remarkable growth, quadrupling monthly system sales and successfully establishing a second location in central Illinois. This entrepreneurial success served as a solid foundation for his transition from franchisee to franchisor in 2021 when he joined the support center team as the Senior Director of Operations. Ussiri’s role as Senior Director allowed him to play a pivotal part in shaping ServiceMaster Clean’s strategy and leading a network of franchises across the United States.
Under Ussiri’s guidance, ServiceMaster Clean experienced transformational changes that fueled sales growth and delivered operational excellence. His focus on honing the capabilities of franchises to drive market share growth proved instrumental in enhancing the overall performance of the brand. With his expertise and dedication, Ussiri has become an integral part of ServiceMaster Clean’s success story.
Expressing his passion for the company, Ussiri stated, “ServiceMaster Clean changed my life. I’m laser-focused on ensuring the company’s current and future viability. In my new role, I want to leave a lasting legacy by serving our franchise community and helping them achieve local success by always doing what’s right.” His commitment to the franchise community and his desire to create a positive impact is a testament to his leadership qualities.
Greg Weller, the CEO of ServiceMaster® Brands, the parent company of ServiceMaster Clean, expressed his confidence in Ussiri’s ability to lead the brand into the future. He stated, “Joshua Ussiri represents the heart of ServiceMaster Clean and is an ideal choice to lead the brand into the future. His experience as a franchise owner and his dedication to helping franchisees achieve success make him a perfect fit for his new role.” Weller’s endorsement highlights the trust and support that Ussiri enjoys within the organization.
Ussiri’s educational background also contributes to his qualifications for the role. He holds a master’s in business administration from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign’s Geis College of Business, providing him with a strong foundation in business management. Additionally, he obtained a bachelor’s degree in communications and economics from Hanover College in Indiana. His academic achievements further reinforce his ability to navigate the complex landscape of the franchise industry.
Upon assuming his new position, Ussiri expressed his gratitude and enthusiasm for the opportunity. “I’m humbled and excited about this opportunity. I look forward to building on our existing momentum to create franchisee-centered growth by making key investments in technology infrastructure and sales,” Ussiri stated. His vision for the future emphasizes the importance of embracing technological advancements and optimizing sales strategies to drive the success of ServiceMaster Clean’s franchisees.
With Ussiri at the helm, ServiceMaster Clean is poised to continue its upward trajectory. His extensive experience, combined with his dedication to the franchise community, makes him well-equipped to lead the brand through future challenges and opportunities. The company can expect a strong focus on innovation, operational excellence, and support for franchisees under Ussiri’s leadership.
As ServiceMaster Clean embarks on this new chapter with Joshua Ussiri as its president, the company can look forward to sustained growth and an unwavering commitment to its franchisees. With his leadership and strategic vision, Ussiri is set to make a lasting impact on the brand and shape its future success.
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