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Fish window cleaning release

July 26, 2010
Fish Window Cleaning Hosts Tenth Annual Convention
St. Louis, Mo.—More than 160 owners and managers of Fish Window Cleaning® franchises will meet in St. Louis for the organization’s tenth annual convention at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Clayton, Mo. from July 29 through August 1.
Highlights of the convention include a talk by U.S. Congressman Todd Akin, who will speak on “Our Heritage—Freedom of Opportunity” at the Saturday morning general session. Also scheduled is a keynote address by Mike Merrick, CEO and founder of the company, at the Friday morning opening session.
This is the tenth annual convention for Fish Window Cleaning since it began franchising its operations in 1998. The company currently has 175 franchisees and 221 locations in the United States, and has expanded into four new states this year, adding franchises in New Mexico, Montana, South Dakota and West Virginia.
Fish Window Cleaning® was founded in St. Louis, Mo. and is the country’s largest window cleaning company. The company ranked 182nd on Entrepreneur Magazine’s 2010 Franchise 500, and was ranked 43rd among the Top 50 Large Systems franchise organizations receiving Franchise Business Review’s 2010 Franchisee Satisfaction Awards.