Zippy Shell Expands To Atlanta, Georgia
Washington, D.C. October 13, 2016 – This has been a big year for Zippy Shell Incorporated and the last quarter of the year is no exception. Today, the Washington, D.C. based moving and self-storage company announced that it is expanding to the Greater Atlanta market. With new industries constantly flourishing throughout the area, Atlanta is the perfect place for Zippy Shell to expand their operations with a new franchise location.
David Thurston, owner and operator of Zippy Shell of Atlanta, grew up in his family owned business which molded him into a natural entrepreneur. Through his 25 years in business operations management for one of Atlanta’s largest employers, David has developed a passion for helping others and is thrilled to be able to incorporate that passion with Zippy Shell’s customer-centric model. David is aware of the changing needs of consumers today and how the Zippy Shell solutions for moving and storage address these changes.
“As I was looking for new opportunities, I came across Zippy Shell and was instantly intrigued by their customer-focused approach to moving and mobile storage,” said Thurston. “I’m looking forward to this exciting new venture with Zippy Shell. Zippy Shell’s business model lines up perfectly with our commitment to our customers and our community. The Zippy Shell alternative is simple, fast and efficient which adds value to our overall initiative.”
“With David’s passion and business skills, he is absolutely the right person to carry the banner for Zippy Shell,” said Rick Del Sontro, CEO of Zippy Shell. “We are thrilled to get this new franchise growing as it will bring new opportunities for us in the Southeast market. Atlanta has always been a perfect market for a Zippy Shell franchise with people constantly moving in and out of the city.”
For the fourth year in a row, Atlanta is considered to be the “number one city people are moving to” according to CNN Money and Penske. With its outsized growth and vibrant economy, Atlanta needs a company like Zippy Shell to service the market.