Meet our newest Dryer Vent Wizard Franchisee and business owner, David Bates!

Before finding DVW, David spent his career in the Tektronix/Xerox printer business where he led teams in multiple disciplines such as procurement, manufacturing, sales, marketing, and new business development.  He and his family lived overseas while he led the Australia/NZ organization for the Xerox printer business.

David left Xerox in 2016 and is the Executive Director of a non-profit organization that sends medical teams into developing countries to provide clinical care and health education. Now, David is ready for his new journey as a DVW business owner. He looks forward to joining the Dryer Vent Wizard team with his business opening for service in West Portland, Oregon. If you live in the Portland area and would like to schedule an appointment with David, please visit or call 866-498-SAFE (7233) to schedule service with David today!

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