FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
JULY 8, 2014
Washington, D.C. – Zippy Shell USA, LLC is pleased to announce that the newest franchise location in Illinois, Zippy Shell of Will County, is open for business. This new franchise, under the ownership of James Ronchetto, services the entire Will County area and is located in Joliet, Illinois.
Ronchetto, a 30-year executive in the transportation field, previously held Executive Vice President and President positions within a large, publicly traded Logistics and Trucking Company. He started in the transportation industry as a truck driver for his father-in-law’s warehouse, which moved and stored major appliances and various fertilizers throughout the region.
“Zippy Shell provides a much needed safe, affordable as well as convenient portable storage and moving solution,” Ronchetto said. “I’m very excited and looking forward to the grand opening of Zippy Shell of Will County. Will County is such a great area, with many growing communities and a thriving population.”
In order to celebrate Zippy Shell of Will County’s grand opening, Ronchetto is offering the first month’s storage for just $1, as well as other special saving bonuses. “The entire Zippy Shell system is designed to deliver a better storage and moving experience at a lower cost than our competitors,” Ronchetto said.
“I think having Jim as part of the group making up the greater Chicago market is fantastic, CEO of Zippy Shell USA Rick Del Sontro said.“In him, we have a 30-year veteranof the logistic world as one of our owner-operators. Jim’s understanding of the customer’s needs is going to give him a big advantage in Will County. It is clear to me that most Chicagoans will know about Zippy Shell very soon.”
Zippy Shell of Will County was the 43rd overall franchise and the eighth franchise to be sold in 2014. There have now been 45 total franchises sold spanning more than 82 markets across the United States.
With the continued growth of the Zippy Shell® Brand, it’s no wonder why the company recently earned the No. 368 rank in Entrepreneur Magazine’s Top 500 franchises and was ranked No. 28 on Entrepreneur’s Top New Franchise list for 2014. Franchise Business Review has also announced Zippy Shell as a recipient of the 2014 Franchise Satisfaction Award, continuing the long list of accolades Zippy Shell has earned over the years.
Zippy Shell USA, LLCmshalbrack@zippyshell.com
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 82 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.