The Ann Arbor-based chain Mr. Handyman includes around 300 franchises around the United States, providing household maintenance, light construction, and odd jobs services, doing around $75m in business. The Ann Arbor headquarters employs 45.

3948 Ranchero Dr. Ann Arbor, MI 48108 (877) 674-2639

Company officials are looking to enter overseas markets, feeling that they are nearing saturation of teh US market - in November, 2007, they announced a deal with Wuhan Tiancheng Decoration Ltd., a construction firm in China's Hubei province, to open branches in that area.