10th January 2018
Kitchen facelift franchise, Dream Doors, has named Philip Carr as its new Managing Director.
Philip originally joined the board in 2017 to support the development of the company’s senior management team. He brings with him 16 years’ experience, having worked with a number of industry leading brands at board level within the KBB (Kitchen, Bedrooms and Bathrooms) sector.
After making the announcement, Dream Doors Founder and Chairman, Troy Tappenden, said:
"Philip’s appointment is part of our long-term strategy to establish a robust management team to support our expanding network. We were delighted when Phil joined in 2017 and are extremely pleased that he has now accepted the role of MD – I and the rest of the team look forward to working with him as we continue to develop the Dream Doors brand across the UK."
Commenting on his new position, Philip said:
"I am excited about our compelling proposition and the support we provide to our franchise network. My appointment underlines the on-going investment within the business and the opportunities we see for further expansion. I look forward to playing my part in the next phase of growth for Dream Doors."
Bill Owen, Dream Doors Franchise Director, added:
"Since joining the team in 2017, Phil has quickly established a clear understanding of the business and the intricacies surrounding a national franchised brand. Collectively we have formed a talented team to provide the necessary business support and insight for the coming years."
Dream Doors was founded in 1999 and has grown to become UK’s number 1 retailer for replacement kitchen doors. There are 75 franchisees already trading nationwide with 11 new showrooms set to open during 2018. But there are still dozens of new locations ready for development, as well as some existing businesses for sale.
8th March 2018
Dream Doors showcases new TV advert at The British & International Franchise Exhibition in London this week.
13th February 2018
Dream Doors has just opened a brand new showroom in the West Nottingham area.
19th December 2017
Gerald Ratner made a guest appearance at the Dream Doors 2017 Conference.
24th November 2017
Dream Doors announces an unprecedented 10 showroom openings within the first quarter of 2018.
27th October 2017
Clive and Angela, owners of Dream Doors Poole, have yet again reached the coveted ÂŁ1m turnover milestone.
20th October 2017
Kitchen industry leader, Dream Doors, announces Best Online Marketing Campaign award win.
6th October 2017
Dream Doorsâ€™ new national advertising campaign starts in the press in October.
29th September 2017
Dream Doors has begun looking for individuals, or couples, interested in taking over lucrative franchise resale opportunities.
22nd September 2017
Dream Doors has just completed its 60,000th kitchen makeover.
15th September 2017
Dream Doors are looking for new franchisees to partake in lucrative resale opportunities.
12th September 2017
Dream Doors has been shortlisted for three Franchise Marketing Awards.
2nd August 2017
Dream Doors has launched a campaign focused on increasing consumer awareness and gaining new leads for its 76 franchised showrooms.
18th July 2017
Dream Doors has released its brand-new website to further improve its customersâ€™ experience.
27th June 2017
Dream Doors has recorded a new milestone of two new showrooms opening on the same day!
23rd May 2017
Long-time Dream Doors Business Development Manager Andy Hart becomes the companyâ€™s latest franchisee.
11th April 2017
Dream Doors has brought its award-winning service to South Bedfordshire.
The training and support has been fantastic and has really reinforced the fact that we made the right decision. The initial training was really helpful and there have been plenty of visits from the Franchise Support Manager to keep us on the right path.Helen Mahon
Everything about the franchise works as it is written in the manual and, in your early days, this is important while you learn the business.Paul Reeder
If you want to work for yourself and have more flexibility, I would recommend a Dream Doors franchise. Also itâ€™s good to know that you can run your own business, but still have the back up of a national company.Matt Jones
nThe kitchen industry is booming and, as an alternative to standard kitchen compaies, Dream Doors offer our customers a solution that saves time, money and hassle
By replacing the doors, and usually the work-surfaces and sink, a kitchen can be transformed in 2 days