2012-12-31 18:25:58 - N.J. Small Business Development Centers Recognizes Medford Firm and its President, Patricia Claybrook, for Triple-Digit Rise in Sales. N.J. Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno Gave Keynote Address at the Ceremony.
MEDFORD, N.J. -- South Jersey cleaning company Jidan Cleaning, which specializes in customer-focused commercial and residential cleaning services, has been chosen as a 2012 Small Business Growth Success Award winner by the New Jersey Small Business Development Centers (NJSBDC). The company, founded in 2005 by Patricia Claybrook, parlayed guidance and counseling it received from NJSBDC during its formative stage into impressive growth during the past two years.
Jidan Cleaning and 12 other NJSBDC 2012 Success Award winners were recognized during a banquet Dec. 14 at Forsgate Country Club in Monroe Township, N.J. Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno delivered the keynote address at the event.
“This special occasion gives us the opportunity to recognize NJSBDC’s successful small business clients from around the state who
received comprehensive assistance through our experts,” said NJSBDC Chief Executive Officer-State Director Brenda Hopper. “It is also testimony to the expertise and knowledge imparted by our professional consultants and counselors to our diverse business clients.”
The NJSBDC Small Business Growth Success Awards are presented annually as a celebration of excellence among thriving small businesses throughout the state. Jidan Cleaning, based in Medford, has experienced sales growth of 162 percent from 2010 to 2011 and is on pace to see a 296 percent increase in sales from 2010 to 2012. Commercial sales are projected to double in 2012 from 2011.
“It’s exciting and gratifying to be honored by the organization that I leaned on so heavily when I pursued my dream of becoming an entrepreneur,” said Claybrook, who prior to starting Jidan Cleaning was a beauty consultant and independent sales director for Mary Kay Cosmetics, and a sales representative and director of market development in the pharmaceuticals and hospice care industries. “My fellow honorees and I are all examples of the power of business mentoring, and I highly recommend the process to all entrepreneurs.”
About Jidan Cleaning
Jidan Cleaning is a full service commercial and residential cleaning company servicing all of Southern New Jersey, Philadelphia and its suburbs. Its services include residential cleaning, office cleaning, post-construction cleaning, carpet cleaning, window cleaning, floor stripping and waxing, pre/post-party cleaning and move in/move out cleaning. For more information, visit www.JidanCleaning.com or call 609-714-0426.