The Grounds Guys™ Award First Franchise Location In the United States


Mar 11, 2013

WACO, Texas (June 19, 2010) – The Grounds Guys is the newest service franchise in the landscaping, lawn and garden, lawn care industry and is happy to announce the first franchise awarded in the United States.

The new owners of The Grounds Guys franchise are Ben and Teresa Goff in Brentwood, Tennessee. The Goffs have been married for 26 years and have 3 sons. Both have a background in banking and finance. They are excited about the opportunity to own and operate their own business and are happy to join a team of franchise partners where customer service and proven business concepts are used to reach goals of success and quality of life.

“We are very excited to have Ben & Teresa Goff and their son, Billy, representing The Grounds Guys in Brentwood,” said Ron Madera, president of The Ground Guys. “They are a wonderful family and Ben’s & Teresa’s business experience gives them a strong advantage. We believe they will be a model franchise for others to see and to emulate.”

Following an established system, The Grounds Guys mission is to exceed consumer’s expectations by providing exceptional front line service with well-trained employees who thrive because of our positive culture.

Ben and his son, Billy, have just completed the training week held in Orangeville, Canada near Toronto and are excited to begin implementing The Grounds Guys Systems for Success.

About The Grounds Guys™
The Grounds Guys is a new franchise concept specializing in commercial and estate residential landscape management services. It is the seventh service concept of The Dwyer Group, an international franchise company with more than 1,400 locations globally. For more information please visit our website at

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