1-800-586-5776

1-800-586-5776

History

 

1-800-JUNKPRO® was founded in Wichita, Kansas, in 1999 by Mike Davis (current CEO & President) and Misty Davis (current CFO).

 

1999

1999

Armed with a pick-up truck and trailer, Mike and Misty start hauling junk part-time for extra income. Their Wichita based junk removal service, Better Hauling Company.

1999

2002

2002

Seeing the potential for the service to go nationwide, they know they need to re-brand. The combination of hearing many regular customers refer to the team as "the junk pros" and seeing industry leaders in several categories accelerate their national growth using 1-800 vanity-numbers, they choose 1-800-JUNKPRO as the new company name.

2002

2002

Negotiations begin for the 1-800-JUNKPRO vanity phone number.

2002

2006

2006

Mike resigns from the large corporation he has worked at for 7 years to start building a franchisable system and concentrate on 1-800-JUNKPRO full-time.

2007

2007

The first 1-800-JUNKPRO 'junk-truck' is designed in-house, and built by a custom truck manufacturer in Park City, Kansas. The pick-up truck and trailer set-up is retired.

2007

2008

2008

1-800-JUNKPRO moves from a home-based office to an 8000 square foot building in Valley Center (Wichita), Kansas.

2009

2009

After seven years of negotiations, the purchase of the 1-800-JUNKPRO vanity phone number is final.

2009

2010

2010

The company is officially renamed 1-800-JUNKPRO.

2010

2010

The first customer friendly online booking system is launched.

2010

2012

2012

The U.S.P.T.O. (United States Patent and Trademark Office) recognizes 1-800-JUNKPRO as a nationally registered trademark.

2013

2013

The junk-truck is updated and redesigned in preparation for mass production.

2013

2013

2013

1-800-JUNKPRO builds and opens its Customer Contact Center.

2016

2016

Franchising begins - The first 1-800-JUNKPRO franchise is opened in Kansas City, Missouri.

2016

2021 (prediction)

2021

12 locations … 70+ team members … 30+ trucks … 500+ dumpsters, providing the best customer service on the planet in 10 states - and we're on track to crush it :)

VISION

Our Vision is to be the 1st name that comes to mind
when junk removal or dumpster rental is mentioned anywhere in the U.S.

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