News Another quality franchisee joins our quality brand October 5, 2015 As the leading purification company in the country, H2O attracts franchisees of a very high quality. When we select our franchisees, we look for a number of core characteristics and traits. Not everyone is eligible or makes the grade and our selection process is very thorough because ultimately every franchisee is the face of the H2O International SA brand. The characteristics and traits of a quality franchisee We are always on the lookout for people who are passionate, dynamic and positively-minded. Our franchisees must believe in our products and the importance of drinking purified water straight from the tap. They must be interested in maintaining a healthy lifestyle, be ethically sound and love dealing with people. Currently H2O International SA has over 65 franchisees and distributors throughout South Africa and Kenya, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Lesotho, Swaziland, Zambia and Nigeria. Meet our newest Franchisee from Olivedale, Randburg, Gauteng H2O International SA extends a hearty welcome to our new franchisee – Pierre Lundberg who will be opening H2O International Olivedale early in November 2015. Pierre joins the H2O team after an extensive career in the Military, Management Consulting, Airline Management, IT Software and Service Provision and Project Management. He completed a Bachelor of Military Science degree at the Military Academy in Saldanha Bay in 1981. Pierre has vast experience working in Africa, Latin America, Russia in the Management Consulting space, headed up the Mining Cluster for Business Connexion and was also the Regional Vice President – Africa for a Asset Management Software company. His last position was as the Owners Team Project Manager for the construction of a new Gold Mine in the DRC. Pierre brings a wealth of business management, business development and performance improvement skills that will be applied to the Olivedale outlet. Pierre lives in Randpark Ridge with his wife Colette, they have a son – Anthony, daughter-in-law – Anwyn and a grandchild of 13 – Nicci. Pierre is an avid motorcyclist, cyclist and golfer. Join SA’s no.1 purification company and ride the wave of success To join our winning team and become part of our success story, visit our online franchisee page where you can download our most recent prospectus. We look forward to meeting you!