Maid Brigade’s salutes veterans with franchise giveaway and discounts

A big “ooh-rah” goes out to the Maid Brigade for their support of veterans! The residential cleaning company is sponsoring its first “Maid Brigade Veterans Franchise Giveaway.” The contest honors veterans and will award to one lucky vet a grand prize valued at $45,000 which includes:

  • Working capital
  • Equipment
  • Training
  • Waived Maid Brigrade franchise fee

Judges in the contest include the former director of the White House Military Office, a retired naval captain who heads a military-related job board, a retired Vietnam veteran and franchisee, and the founder of the Maid Brigade, Don Hay. 

Second and third place winners will win packages valued at $17,500 – $27,500. The company will also honor veterans by discounting its franchise fees 25% for qualified and honorably discharged veterans until next year’s contest.

There are currently six finalists vying for the Gold prize –


Gerald Zeigler                            

 Virginia Beach, VA                        


 Served 20 years                           

 Rank: Chief Petty Officer                 


 Philip (Tom) Piaget                       

 Crestview, FL                             

 Army, Airborne Rangers                    

 Served 20 years                            

 Rank: Major                               


 Michael Braibish                          

 Salem, OR                                 

 Air Force and Air National Guard          

 Served 16.5 years                          

 Rank: Major                               


 Steven Buchanan                           

 Lantana, TX                               

 Air Force (9.5 Active Duty, 2.5 Reserves) 

 Served 12 years                           

 Rank: Captain                             


 Thomas (Tommy) McWhorter                  

 Fort Worth, TX                            

 Air Force                                  

 Served 10 years                           

 Rank: Captain                             


 Christopher Norwood                       

 Van Buren, AR                             


 Served 6 years                            

 Rank: Captain    


Good luck, veterans!