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Countrywide Signs Ranked in the Top 100 UK Franchises 2020, by FranchiseDirect

Countrywide Signs was established in 1998 by a group of highly successful franchisees, led by Tony Williams QFP, who remains the managing director today. From the outset, the goal was to create a transparent and ethical business structure where everyone benefits: estate agents, the property seller/buyer/landlord/tenant, franchisees, and the national...
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Countrywide Signs Partners with SPE Property Signs

Countrywide Signs, the UK’s leading sign management specialist, has recently partnered with SPE Property Signs, based in Holmfirth, bringing an unrivalled level of industry experience, service and quality to West and South Yorkshire. Announcing the partnership, Justin Pearce, Director of Countrywide Signs, commented: ‘This new partnership marks a great opportunity for...
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Agency Express Announce New Managing Director Appointment

Agency Express, the UK's largest provider of professional estate agency board services are delighted to announce the promotion of Ben Brookes, Director of Franchising to Managing Director and equity shareholder in Agency Express Ltd. Agency Express founder Stephen Watson will now assume the position of Chairman, alongside his continued role...
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Women in Franchising

Historically, men have often dominated franchising, however, more and more women are now owning and running a franchise than ever before. Val Duggan, co-owner of Signs Express Leicester & Loughborough With the number of women taking on a franchised business growing by 20% in the last two years, the landscape is...
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Signs Express 2019 Convention Hailed as Huge Success!

As one of the most highly anticipated events Signs Express Ltd has held in its 30-year history, the 2019 Convention at the Home of England Rugby, Twickenham Stadium, was hailed as a huge success. Kicking off the conference was a memorable speech from Managing Director, Jonathan Bean, highlighting the achievements...
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Supermarkets, Support and Service

All roads lead to Countrywide Signs for Liam Smyth It may not seem a natural step to go from retail management to starting a van-based business managing estate agency boards, but for 25-year-old Liam Smyth the transition was an obvious one following months of research. “I was a line manager for...
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Career experience highlights franchise power for new Countrywide Signs duo

A husband and wife team are trading in their careers for business ownership after becoming the latest franchisees to join the thriving Countrywide Signs estate agency board management franchise. Martin and Jo Pitts have taken over part of an existing territory around Worcester as well as a greenfield site in Gloucester, with...
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Signs Express Investing in You

Celebrating their 25th year of franchising, Signs Express continue to be the largest and most successful sign company within the UK. With over 65 centres in the UK and Ireland, this award-winning franchise is experiencing rapid growth, opening 6 centres by the end of 2017 in areas such as Newcastle,...

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