Redstones Appoints Its First Franchise Operations Director

As part of our ongoing commitment to strengthening our franchise network, Redstones is delighted to announce our relationship with Steve Doyle in a Franchise Operations role with effect from 1st May 2015.

Steve has a wealth of experience in senior management roles in the estate agency and lettings sector over many years. These include Regional Lettings Director of major national corporate  estate agents as well as senior positions with a lettings franchise organisations.

He has also successfully run a number of lettings, acquisition and sale projects throughout the UK and spent a period of time as Managing Director of an estate agency based lettings business in the independent sector.

Following the announcement of his appointment, Steve commented:-

‘I am delighted to have the opportunity to work with Redstones as I admire their values and feel they can make a great contribution to landlords and vendors alike. Their franchise proposition is well thought through and well received so far and I am keen to help with the development to make it even better.’

This new appointment is also timely as Redstones begins to work closely with its franchisees to enable rapid business growth. Our new phase began with a national network meeting involving all of our franchisees and key members of the franchise support team.

The meeting allowed each franchisee a specific presentation slot and covered a number of highlights from Redstones such as:-

  • A series of new marketing initiatives which will be rolled out across the network during the remainder of 2015.
  • An in-depth presentation from a SEO specialist to enable our franchisees to capitalise on Redstones’ significant online presence and drive more visitors to individual franchisee websites.
  • An introduction to Steve Doyle who explained his plans for working more closely with Redstones franchisees to promote rapid business growth across the network.
  • A presentation from Jason Oakley of Redstones Financial about the benefits this sister company can offer to landlords, vendors, home-buyers and tenants with its variety  of financial solutions tailored to the individual.

On the new appointment, Redstones founder Manjit Virdi added:-

‘I am delighted to welcome Steve Doyle to the team at Redstones. His depth of experience adds another vital element to the consolidation and strengthening of the Redstones brand as we prepare for another phase of growth’.

Steve’s expertise in acquisitions will be strategically important in achieving that growth as his specialities include business launches, business development, all areas of consultancy and business transfers and sales.

These initiatives are of course in addition to recently launched marketing promotions which include:-

Virgin Media : Discounts are offered to all Redstones’ customers on a range of TV, broadband and telephone services.  Find out more.

Utility Warehouse : Redstones’ membership of Utility Warehouse means our customers can manage their household bills in one monthly payment. Find out more.

Redstones will continue to add value to its franchise offering throughout 2015 and beyond. Be part of our growing network of successful franchisees.  Contact Redstones today