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Massage Envy founder takes aim with Firestorm 24/7

October 13, 2008
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After building Massage Envy to a $300 million-a-year business, John Leonesio is turning his attention to Firestorm 24/7, a restoration and general contracting business. Leonesio partnered with Firestorm 24/7 President and CEO Jack Hanks and Vice President Lance Buck after selling Massage Envy in May 2008.

“With the expertise that Jack and Lance had in the restoration and construction industry and the opportunity in the $40-billion-a-year, recession-proof restoration industry, the concept was one I could not pass on,” Leonesio said.

“With John’s success in the franchisee industry and the success Lance and I have had in construction, we know this concept is a winner for us and our franchisees,” Hanks said. “With over 40 years of construction, catastrophic, restoration and general contracting experience, our knowledge speaks for itself. Getting our customers back into their businesses or homes is our priority.”

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