Restoration & Franchising Veteran Joins Fast-Growing Home Services Franchise

AUG 10, 2023 (Madison, WI)Voda Cleaning & Restoration, the nation’s first and only cleaning + restoration franchise brand, announced today the appointment of Arthur Sturgis as Vice President of Operations. With over two decades of experience in operations, restoration and sales, Sturgis brings a wealth of industry knowledge and leadership to the Voda team and its franchise partners. Sturgis joins a seasoned franchising team at Voda with decades of franchising experience and powered by Voda’s parent company, Franchise Playbook.

“We are excited to welcome Arthur Sturgis to our team,” said Dan Claps, Co-Founder and CEO of Voda Cleaning & Restoration and Franchise Playbook. “His proven track record of driving operational excellence and his deep understanding of restoration processes will play a pivotal role in our continued growth and commitment to delivering exceptional services to our franchise partners and their customers. His strategic thinking and dedication to quality align seamlessly with core values at Voda and Franchise Playbook.”

Sturgis comes to Voda Cleaning & Restoration with an impressive professional background in the restoration industry. Prior to joining Voda, Sturgis served in various leadership and operations roles at ServiceMaster, Home Franchise Concepts (AdvantaClean) and spent more than a decade working in the insurance and finance space. His deep knowledge and expertise coupled with his experience successfully leading complex restoration projects (for both residential and commercial customers), will be a game-changer for Voda franchise partners across the country.

“I am honored to join Voda and look forward to helping our franchise partners provide great service in their communities,” said Sturgis. “The passion and energy that this Voda team brings to the restoration and cleaning industry is incredible, and the driving force behind why I joined the team. Voda is changing the game through its creativity, dedication and innovation that is apparent in everything they do.”

With his extensive background in operations and restoration, Sturgis will play a vital role in driving operational efficiencies, implementing best practices, and ensuring that the company remains at the forefront of industry advancements, training and support models for their franchise partners.

Sturgis’ appointment marks yet another significant milestone for Voda Cleaning & Restoration as the company continues to expand its reach nationwide. In early August, Voda announced its July record-breaking growth with 7 new franchise territories sold across 3 states.

Major markets around the country are currently available for development. For more information about becoming a Voda franchise partner, visit

About Voda Cleaning & Restoration
Voda Cleaning & Restoration™ is the nation’s first and only cleaning + restoration franchise, providing #anewlevelofclean for both residential and commercial customers. Their mission is to make life easier for those responsible for creating inviting, healthy spaces where people live, work and do business. Offering a wide range of carpet/floor cleaning and restoration services, Voda leverages a team of highly skilled professionals and state-of-the-art technology to provide the best customer service in the space and builds lasting relationships with its customers.

About Franchise Playbook
Franchise Playbook™ is an incubator and franchisor of dynamic mobile franchise brands. With a mission to “empower entrepreneurs to think bigger,” Franchise Playbook creates, owns and operates franchise brands where franchise partners are supported by the brightest minds in franchising, championship caliber partners and technology, and a proven Playbook. Learn more about Franchise Playbook at

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