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Rainbow International Restoration® Grows Under New Leadership, Expands Into New Markets

February 28, 2019   by Rainbow International Restoration

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VANCOUVER, BC, Feb. 28, 2019 /insPRESS/ – Rainbow International Restoration has hired a new leadership team with Cary Fairless as the President and Craig Gjelsten as the Vice President.

Rainbow International®, a Neighbourly company, is a global franchise organization providing residential and commercial restoration services. Rainbow International franchisees offer a broad range of damage restoration services ranging from water, smoke and fire damage from more than 400 locations worldwide.

“I started out as a Rainbow International franchise owner more than three decades ago and have since seen the brand grow to nearly 400 locations,” said Mike Bidwell, Neighbourly’s President. “So, Cary and Craig join the organization at an exciting time as the Rainbow network advances to next level. They will be an integral part in continuing Rainbow’s excellence and the brand’s commitment to providing customers with the most professional and efficient residential and commercial restoration, reconstruction, mould removal and cleaning services.”

“I am thrilled to join the amazing team at Rainbow,” Fairless said. “I understand and admire the energy and drive that it requires to be a small business owner, and I am confident that we can continue to build Rainbow as the top restoration, cleaning, and reconstruction company.”

Rainbow International Restoration opened five new locations in Canada last year, serving the Thunder Bay, Delta, Sudbury, Calgary and Brampton markets, with more expansion planned for 2019.

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