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Franchise Influencers: Gary Bauer, Brand President, JAN-PRO

As part of our annual Influencer Issue, 1851 Franchise has enlisted the help of the franchise community to compile a list of the top people making moves in the franchise industry.

By Savannah BilboStaff Writer
9:09AM 03/23/23

Gary Bauer

Brand President

Bauer is an accomplished and experienced franchise leader with 25-plus years in the consumer services sector. From April 2020 to now, Bauer has been the Brand President for JAN-PRO Franchising International, Inc. and JAN-PRO Enterprises, LLC. He also previously served as Operations Manager for Orkin Pest Control and CEO of BDRY Systems. From September 2000 to August 2015, Bauer served in various senior executive roles for the AmeriSpec, Furniture Medic, ServiceMaster Clean and ServiceMaster Restore franchise brands, including serving as Chief Operations Officer of the ServiceMaster Franchise Group from March 2012 to August 2015. 

About Jan-ProJan-Pro Systems International franchise system has grown to over 8,000 Cleaning Franchisees, over 125 Regional Development Franchisees and market leadership in 41 states throughout 9 countries. Atlanta-based and founded in 1991, Jan-Pro Systems International’s mission is to help people realize their dreams of business ownership through service industry franchising; to continually innovate a reliable, best-in-class mentoring and support framework to help our franchises and associates grow and prosper; and to maintain a professional environment of integrity, trust and mutual respect that nurtures strong, lasting and mutual relationships within its network of owners and associates.

Total Locations: 8,000+ (U.S.-based) (2,000+ international) 

Investment Range: $127,500 to $769,000

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