- 25 Aug
OpenWorks Expands to Charlotte
Regional Growth Spurs OpenWorks to Launch New Regional Office in Charlotte
Local Office of National Franchise Commercial Cleaning Service to Be Led by Zach Earles
Charlotte – August, 2017 – Continuing growth in the region is making it necessary for OpenWorks, a provider of national franchise commercial cleaning services, to open its first Charlotte office.
The new OpenWorks regional office, which begins operations this week, supports a regional client base that includes DaVita dialysis centers, and contracts totaling nearly 10,000 square feet cleaned daily.
OpenWorks operates nationwide, cleaning more than 2,500 facilities each day, or more than 30 million square feet of space. Its expansion into Charlotte marks the opening of the company’s 17th office location, with plans to hire additional staff, including two additional sales positions.
The company has appointed former Carolina Office Systems Regional Sales Manager Zach Earles as Regional Sales Director to lead its new local team.
“As OpenWorks expands across the U.S., we’re selecting markets that have large potential for growth, including North Carolina,” says OpenWorks CEO Eric Roudi. “We believe that Zach will support our core values in leading this office, by creating and maintaining cleaner, safer and healthier office, manufacturing, education and healthcare environments to the region.”
“Charlotte is a city with incredible opportunity, and a lot of dirty commercial spaces,” says Earles. “OpenWorks brings a thoughtful and reliable approach to franchise and preferred partner cleaning services. The company’s nationwide presence will be a fantastic option for organizations who need a service-oriented commercial cleaning services provider that can handle anything from single offices to multi-facility organizations.”
Prior to joining OpenWorks, Earles served as a regional sales manager for Carolina Office Systems. He is active in the Charlotte community, volunteering with the Ronald McDonald House of Charlotte, Crisis Assistances Ministries, Second Harvest food bank, Love and Fishes, Angels of ’97 and Elevation Church Love Week. He is also a member of the Charlotte Chamber of Commerce, York County Chamber of Commerce, and Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce.
OpenWorks is guided by a simple philosophy: a cleaner, safer and healthier environment means a more productive workplace. As one of the country’s leading commercial cleaning franchises serving more than 2,500 facilities and 30 million square feet of space daily, OpenWorks offers integrated facility services through highly reputable local Preferred Partners and Franchisees. Since opening its doors in Phoenix, Ariz., in 1983, the company has grown to include 415 franchise locations in markets including Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Minnesota, North Carolina, Texas, Washington, New York/New Jersey, and Washington D.C.