The Maids of Sarasota Honored as Franchise of the Year

The Maids International, corporate office of The Maids franchise network, recognized The Maids of Sarasota, owned by franchisee Adam Courter as Franchise of the Year, the company’s highest honor, during its recent annual Growth Summit in Omaha, Neb.  

The Franchise of the Year recognizes the combined efforts of the owner, managers and every team member, in achieving excellence in all facets of operating a successful The Maids franchise. Factors in the selection include not only business growth, but also quality of service, professional image, working environment and morale of the workforce.

“We are thrilled and honored to be recognized for this award,” stated Courter. “Our staff deserve all of the praise. We have wonderful, dedicated employees who take great pride in caring for our customers and this wouldn’t be possible without them.”  

Courter has been operating the Sarasota franchise since 2013, after acquiring the business, which was originally opened in 2004.

“Adam has a remarkable enthusiasm for the business,” said Colin Bishop, president and CEO of The Maids International. “He puts customers first and has created an office culture that retains great staff. We are fortunate to have him as a leader in our network.”

For more information about The Maids of Sarasota, call the office at (941) 377-6770 or visit

About The Maids: Known for its 22-Step Healthy Touch® Deep Cleaning System, The Maids is the only franchised residential cleaning service to clean for health, combining environmentally preferable cleaning supplies with a methodical process and strict attention to detail to maintain the healthiest living environment possible for families. The Maids enjoys a 96 percent customer referral rate distinguishing itself as the residential cleaning service of choice.