NEW YORK, Feb. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Camp Bow Wow, the nation's largest pet services company, announces that it is a recipient of the Franchise Business Review's Satisfaction Awards for 2011. The privately held company is ranked #42 in the comprehensive list of successful mid-size franchise businesses, awarded in the pet services category.
Founded in 2000, Camp Bow Wow is a $50 million dollar leader in the $50 billion dollar pet industry. The company began franchising in 2003, and has since demonstrated a positive growth rate, maintaining 20 percent growth year after year. In total, Camp Bow Wow has sold more than 200 franchises in 39 states and one in Canada, with over 41 percent being women-owned and 40 percent owning more than one unit.
Camp Bow Wow's franchisees are supported by the brand's multi-million dollar national and regional marketing and advertising campaigns, operational support not only from the franchisor company, but also from fellow franchisees. Camp Bow Wow hosts training conferences at company headquarters throughout the year and utilizes web conferences, a full support team via phone, private intranet and email, and a franchisee conference for all franchises. Camp Bow Wow regularly disseminates information and education to franchisees, provides a toll-free help line and has an outstanding team of experienced professionals at corporate headquarters available for support.
"We are honored to be awarded with a Satisfaction Award for 2011," said Heidi Ganahl, CEO and Founder of Camp Bow Wow. "Being included in this exclusive list is a great indicator of the happiness of our franchisees. Camp Bow Wow is constantly working to ensure that our franchisees receive the best resources to improve and grow their businesses and are thrilled to be recognized. "
Franchise Business Review's Satisfaction Awards are based on a survey of more than 10,000 franchisees, representing more than 300 franchise brands; this is Camp Bow Wow's first Satisfaction Award.
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