Rob Weddle Keynote Presentation Springboard 2021
Chief Executive Officer
18 years in franchise ownership with The Cleaning Authority, 15 years of corporate franchise experience
Mr. Weddle began his career in franchising in 2002 as a franchisee of The Cleaning Authority. In 2005, Mr. Weddle joined the franchisor as an Operations Representative and rose through the organization as VP of Operations, COO, and eventually became the CEO in 2014. Rob remains today a multi-unit franchisee of The Cleaning Authority.
Mr. Weddle leads the executive team at Authority Brands in the company’s evolution as the leading multi-brand services franchisor. He also provides the operational guidance for the management of Authority Brands’ portfolio brands. Since 2014, Mr. Weddle led the company through numerous brand acquisitions, oversaw substantial gains in unit counts, system sales, and earnings growth, and took the company through a successful exit from ownership by PNC Riverarch Capital and subsequent investment by Apax Partners.
Rob has a Bachelor of Arts from Dickinson College and an MBA from Vanderbilt University’s Owen Graduate School of Management.