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Top Innovative Source 2018Independent Research Data Shows Franchisees Are Highly Satisfied with America’s Swimming Pool Company’s Innovation and Creativity

MACON, Ga. – ASP – America’s Swimming Pool Company was identified by independent franchisee satisfaction research firm, Franchise Business Review, as one of 2018’s Top Innovative Franchises.

ASP is the nation’s largest swimming pool service franchise with over 100 franchise owners operating in more than 400 cities across 21 states. The company provides a number of services to swimming pool owners including pool maintenance, cleaning, inspections, repairs, and renovations.

“ASP’s success can be recognized by its mission to revolutionize the swimming pool industry through technology, higher standards, knowledge, and a better experience to provide peace of mind to swimming pool owners one market at a time,” said Stewart C. Vernon, Founder and CEO of America’s Swimming Pool Company.

Franchise Business Review, a market research firm that performs independent surveys of franchisee satisfaction, provides the only ranking of franchises based solely on actual franchisee satisfaction and performance. Franchise Business Review publishes rankings of the top franchises in its annual Guide to Today’s Top Franchises, as well as guides throughout the year ranking the top franchises in specific sectors.

To select the companies on the list, Franchise Business Review analyzed 18 months’ worth of data from approximately 24,000 franchisees representing more than 280 brands. Franchise owners were asked about their brands’ innovation and creativity as well as their overall satisfaction with their brands and their likelihood to recommend them to others.

ASP’s franchisees were surveyed on 33 benchmark questions about their experience and satisfaction regarding critical areas of their franchise systems, including leadership, training & support, operations, franchisor/franchisee relations, and financial opportunity.

“Innovation takes a lot more than just having creative, great ideas. It also takes execution,” said Eric Stites, CEO of Franchise Business Review. “Each of the companies on this list have developed and implemented products, processes, or services that enable and sustain growth and long-term relevancy.”

“We are continually working on new ways to improve the way we work in the pool industry and staying leaps ahead of the competition,” said Vernon.

Visit FranchiseBusinessReview.com to see the full list of 2018 Top Innovative Franchises.