Stratus Building Solutions in USA TODAY for 50 Top Franchises for Minorities

Stratus Building Solutions appears in USA TODAY for NMFI's 50 Top Franchises for Minorities with over 5,000 franchisees and with 93% minority participation.

St. Louis, MO, November 10, 2011 --( Stratus Building Solutions celebrates diversity within the organization once again with inclusion in the Top Ten list of this year’s 50 Top Franchises for Minorities reported by USA Today on November 4, 2011. The survey is in its fourth annual list and this is Stratus’ second recognition.

The National Minority Franchise Initiative recognizes Stratus to be leader in the franchising field with proven successes for minorities. Stratus Building Solutions exceed the expectations with over 5,000 franchisees and with 93% minority participation.

“We hope this award reminds people about the strong work ethic and mental perseverance that come with a large minority base,” says CEO Dennis Jarrett. Stratus Building Solutions also includes a Veteran Program as well as a Referral Program to franchise owners. “Without dedicated franchise owners, the Stratus name is nothing. We owe our successes to our team of franchise owners all over the country.”

Stratus placed in the Top Ten recommended franchises being called “an optimal franchise that meets your needs” and that “there is no question that these companies are clearly doing something right and that they actively support your inclusion within their systems.”

The National Minority Franchising Initiative uses a number of different resources such as company’s books, FDDs, etc. that one would reference when considering a franchise. Access to these materials and for more detailed information on franchises actively seeking minority franchisees, please visit

About Stratus Building Solutions:

Stratus Building Solutions is called the #1 Fastest Growing Franchise by Entrepreneur magazine and offers franchising benefits such as orientation and training, customer referrals, administrative and accounting support, pre-arranged credit lines, access to insurance and surety bonds, financing options, promotional support, and other turn-key advantages. The firm’s headquarters are at 1976 Innerbelt Business Center Drive in St. Louis, Missouri.

To learn more about Stratus Building Solutions, please or call 877-731-2020.

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Marisa Lather