Our CompanyWOW 1 DAY! Painting. Guaranteed.
WOW 1 DAY! Painting is all about outstanding service and quality. We realize that time is a precious commodity in our customers lives. Instead of enduring 5 days of painting in your home, we do the same job in 1 day! An innovative solution that respects your time, supplies you with a high quality paint job and a genuine sense of WOW!
All of our projects are extremely important to us and to that end we promise the following to every customer, every time…..
• 1 Day Completion
• High Quality Work
• Spotless Clean-up
• Professional, Uniformed Painters
Brian has received wide recognition in the media and business community. Brian's first franchised brand, 1-800-GOT-JUNK? has celebrated appearances on Dr. Oz, Dr. Phil, CNN, ABC Nightline, the Today Show, The Hour with George Stroumboulopoulos, and the View; and Brian was a guest on the Oprah show in 2003. His story has been told in Fortune Magazine, Business Week, New York Times, Huffington Post, and Wall Street Journal, to name a few. In addition to interviews and guest appearances, Brian contributes written articles on building a business and entrepreneurism to many national magazines, including a monthly column in PROFIT Magazine.
In 2004, Brian was inducted into the Young Presidents' Organization (YPO) and served as a board member for the Young Entrepreneurs' Organization (YEO). In 2007, Brian was honored to have been named the International Franchise Association's Entrepreneur of the Year. Other accolades include Fortune Small Business' Best Bosses Award, Globe & Mail's Top 40 under 40, and a three-time winner of a prestigious "Best Company To Work For" award.
As a public speaker, Brian has brought his entrepreneurial success story to many conference stages, including the Fortune Small Business Magazine's national conference. A strong believer in personal and professional development, Brian graduated from MIT's four-year Birthing of Giants program, and has subsequently completed several years of MIT's BOG's alumni program, Gathering of Titans. He is also a participant in a nine-year executive education program at Harvard University through YPO Presidents' University.
Craig Jooste joined WOW 1 DAY! Painting in November 2010 as Managing Director and is now responsible for all corporate systems and revenue functions of the Franchisor. From 2005 to 2010, Craig was Director of initiatives (Operations) at 1-800-GOT-JUNK? in Vancouver, British Columbia. At 1-800-GOT-JUNK?, Mr. Jooste was responsible for Corporate Operations, Environmental programs and companywide initiatives impacting over 200 franchisees.
Founder, One Day Painting, Director, Field Operations; Member of Board of Directors
Jim Bodden has been engaged in the painting business for 20 years. Beginning in 1990 with a small business based in Hamilton, Ontario, Mr. Bodden later formed Bodden Painting in Vancouver, BC in 1994 where he acted as President and ran a successful residential and commercial painting business. In 2010, he formed One Day Franchising Inc. and sold the assets to the Franchisor and now he holds the first franchise in our system in the Vancouver area.
Director, Franchise Development
Jason Isley's passion for building a globally admired brand began in 2001 when he first joined 1-800-GOT-JUNK? as a telephone sales representative. After helping many people get rid of their unwanted junk, he was given the opportunity to become a Franchise Development Manager and began helping entrepreneurs realize their dream. From 2003 to 2006, Jason worked with potential franchise candidates in their bid to become Franchise Partners with 1-800-GOT-JUNK?, helping to fuel the rapid expansion of the brand throughout North America. Needing to spread his wings, Jason left 1-800-GOT-JUNK? to help other franchisors expand their footprints in a variety of industries including fitness centers and senior homecare services. In August of 2010, Brian Scudamore asked Jason to come back, this time with WOW 1 DAY! Painting. Jason jumped at the chance to work with Brian again and to help launch this new brand that is going to revolutionize the painting industry.
Operations Manager, Sales Center
Leigh Adler joined WOW 1 DAY! Painting in January 2011 as Operations Manager for the Sales/Call Center and is responsible for all of its systems and components. His priority on a daily basis is to ensure that all customers feel a genuine sense of WOW when using WOW 1 DAY! Painting. Leigh has been in the call center industry for over 10 years with the last 5 being with 1-800-GOT-JUNK?. During this time, he managed large sales teams and led key initiatives such as the implementation of the Australian and Spanish teams. Leigh is widely recognized as being the driving force behind the creation and execution of innovative programs with 1-800-GOT-JUNK? and he's excited to bring his knowledge, experience and enthusiasm over to WOW 1 DAY! Painting.
Manager, Public Relations
Aly-Khan Virani joined the WOW 1 DAY! Painting team as a PR Manager in July 2011. His passion and knowledge lies in the field of communication, for which he earned a degree in at Simon Fraser University. Prior to this position, Aly-Khan worked at several different companies, the latest being a Vancouver-based business publication as an events & marketing coordinator. Here, he organized and managed large-scale events such as award shows, golf tournaments and breakfast panel discussions. In his role as PR Manager, Aly-Khan will be working closely with the media to generate stories about WOW 1 DAY! Painting and Brian Scudamore. He's excited to be part of the team and is thrilled at the prospect of being able to utilize his communication/public relations knowledge and experience.
Laurie Anthony Baggio
Member of Board of Directors
Laurie Baggio is a member of the board of directors of WOW 1 DAY! Painting. He is the Former Chief Operating Officer of 1-800-GOT-JUNK?. He initially joined 1-800-GOT-JUNK? in December 2001 as Director of Franchise Development and was promoted in July of 2002 to VP, Franchise Development until he left in November 2007 to focus on his franchised businesses. Mr. Baggio owns or is a co-owner of 1-800-GOT-JUNK? franchises in Portland, OR, New Jersey, New York City and Connecticut.
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