November 4, 2020: Strickland Brothers 10 Minute Oil Change is excited to announce their first set of  franchise owners in Massachusetts, husband and wife, Zac and Alyssa Bohlen. Alyssa has worked in real estate and property management in customer-facing and management roles. Zac has worked in the pharmaceutical industry in a variety of leadership roles during his career, constructing and leading many teams from the ground up as VP of Sales and Head of Operations. They are both “excited about continuing in their current roles while investing in the future of their family and community with Strickland Brothers.” The couple is set to open three Strickland Brothers service centers in the Foxboro area.

When they’re not enjoying spending time with their family, exercising, coaching many youth sports including lacrosse, baseball, basketball, flag football and soccer, they are very active participants in their community. They desired to become entrepreneurs because “Zac comes from a family of entrepreneurs and has dreamed of owning a business for as long as he can remember. This feels like the right opportunity and time in our lives to build something for the long term that our kids can be proud of and be a part of.” They go on to say “they have found the perfect match with their Strickland Brothers franchise.” Zac and Alyssa state, “Strickland Brothers offers a well thought out, yet simple, business concept that brings an incredibly customer-focused approach to the oil change industry and that is what attracted us to Strickland Brothers.  The leadership philosophies and focus on servant leadership are embraced from the CEO and throughout the organization. We love to lead and help people, and this business brings all of that together for us. The opportunity to build an innovative business from the ground up and provide jobs in our community,” also excites the Bohlen’s about their new Strickland Brothers business. 

Justin Strickland, CEO of Strickland Brothers 10 Minute Oil Change, says “Zac and Alyssa really took their time to do the due diligence on us, our organization, the industry and the business model. Personally, I appreciate that. I want to bring partners into the system that are educated on the good, the bad and everything in between. We are excited to jump into Massachusetts and have Zac and Alyssa lead the penetration into the market.”