Dwyer Group, Inc., one of the world’s largest franchising companies of trade service brands, has announced several executive changes to support the company’s historic growth.
“We have acquired six companies in ten months and grown our franchise network to be one of the largest franchisors in the world,” said Mike Bidwell, president and CEO. “Today, that growth is providing exciting opportunities for key members of our talented leadership team who have seen us through this expansion and who will continue to fill strategic roles moving forward.”
Mary Kennedy Thompson has been promoted to chief operating officer for Dwyer Group. Thompson previously served as president of Mr. Rooter Plumbing and was the executive vice president of Dwyer Group last year.
Doyle James has been named president of Mr. Rooter Plumbing. James has been a member of Dwyer Group since 1997 and served as president of Aire Serv Heating & Air Conditioning since 2004. He will continue to serve as president of ProTradeNet, part of Dwyer Group’s vendor relations department.
Steve Truett has been named president of Aire Serv. Truett has held several executive positions, most recently as president of Dwyer Service Solutions.
And Tom Pasisis has been promoted to president of Dwyer Service Solutions. Pasisis served as vice president of strategic initiatives and business development for Mr. Rooter Plumbing.
“I am thrilled to congratulate each of these leaders. And I am even more excited for the next phase in the future of our company,” Bidwell said.