FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
JULY 7, 2014
Washington, DC- Zippy Shell USA, LLC announced today the newest franchise location in the state of California is officially open for business. Zippy Shell of West Los Angeles is under the ownership of Susan and Kevin Lillestol, Dean and Maria Moss and Ken Grossman. As the company’s newest California location, Zippy Shell of West Los Angeles will serve the many neighborhoods and beach communities that make up the west side of the city.
“We’re excited to carve out a niche for Zippy Shell in Los Angeles,” said Susan Lillestol. “There’s no shortage of people looking for storage here and our team is looking forward to bringing them an affordable, reliable and simple solution.”
West Los Angeles is the fifth Zippy Shell franchise location in California joining locations in San Diego, Sacramento, Santa Clara County and the San Francisco Bay Area. Apart from the California locations, the
Zippy Shell® franchise system has grown into 80 markets nationwide. Currently, 2014 is predicted to be the largest year for franchise growth since the company began franchising in 2010.
“I have always believed that our territory will speak for itself when it comes to growth,” Dean Moss said. “My main focus is the Real Estate industry and the potential it has in our area. Building relationships in this industry is something we will focus on to get the Zippy Shell name out in the Los Angeles area.”
Earlier this year, Entrepreneur Magazine named
Zippy Shell® to the magazine’s Top 500 Franchises list at No. 368 and No. 28 in Entrepreneur’s Top New Franchise list for 2014. Zippy Shell was also announced as a recipient of the Franchise Business Review 2014 Franchisee Satisfaction Award.
“Obviously opening in a major market like Los Angeles is significant for us as a company,” CEO of Zippy Shell USA, LLC Rick Del Sontro said. “We believe the team we have in place will build an outstanding business that will provide consumers with a simplified approach to moving and storage.”
Zippy Shell USA
Zippy Shell USA, LLC is a domestic franchisor of a patent pending and unique mobile self-storage system. The Zippy Shell system currently has 45 independent owned operators of the Zippy Shell Brand in 80 markets. Zippy Shell USA, LLC is headquartered in Washington DC. Entrepreneurs interested in learning more about Zippy Shell franchise opportunities should visit www.zippyshell.com. Each Zippy Shell location is independently owned and operated. Zippy Shell ® is an exclusive licensed trademark of Zippy Shell USA., LLC.