Entrepreneur magazine has listed Rainbow International No. 129 in its 2011 “Franchise 500” list.

  Recognized as the world’s first, best and most comprehensive list of franchises, the magazine bases its rankings on financial strength and stability, growth rate and overall system size.

  “We could not have received this honor without the commitment of our entire franchise network and their efforts to set the highest standards in customer service and satisfaction,” said David Bethea, president of Rainbow International. “I’m proud of the achievements our brand has made, particularly in today’s challenging economy. It’s both rewarding and inspiring to see our franchise owners recognized by Entrepreneur magazine.”

  Entrepreneur magazine also ranked Rainbow International No. 32 in “Home-Based Franchises for 2011,” No. 49 in “Fastest-Growing Franchise Rankings for 2011” and No. 108 in “America’s Top Global Franchises for 2011.”

  In 2010 Rainbow International opened 75 new franchise locations completed construction of a state-of-the-art fire and smoke damage restoration facility. 

  Rainbow International specializes in water, fire, smoke and mold damage cleanup and restoration services, as well as carpet and tile/grout cleaning. Its network of franchise owners reaches coast to coast across the United States and Canada.