The Dwyer Group, parent company of Mr. Rooter, awarded its 200th VetFran agreement to Lonnie and Nancy Oldham, who will open their own Mr. Rooter franchise this fall in San Angelo, Texas.
The Dwyer Group, parent company of Mr. Rooter, awarded its 200th VetFran
agreement toLonnie and Nancy Oldham, who will open their own
Mr. Rooter franchise this fall in San Angelo, Texas.
Established after the Gulf War by the lateDon
Dwyer Sr., founder of The Dwyer Group, the VetFran
Program gives U.S. military veterans a discount toward the purchase of a
franchise. The Dwyer Group reintroduced the program after 9/11 and has since
helped 200 men and women own their own business across their seven franchise
A former Specialist E-5 with the U.S. Army, Lonnie Oldham served from 1966 to
1968 while stationed in Germany. Recently retired from a career as a welder,
Oldham chose to invest in a Mr. Rooter franchise after learning about the
discounts and incentives offered by the VetFran program. In total, he saved
more than $6,500 utilizing the program to purchase his franchise.
Oldham’s sonClayton, a former Mr. Rooter
technician with more than 20 years of plumbing experience, will operate the new