ITN in Thousand Oaks, which already has opened Chem-Dry carpet cleaning franchises in Beijing and Shanghai, has formed a partnership to do the same in Turkey and northern Cyprus.
The Chem-Dry Turkey office will be in Istanbul, where ITN already has an office. Farzad Kuchani is ITN's partner in the Turkey franchise, and Mehmet Ali Kordov has been appointed general manager of the operation.
Operations are expected to begin by June 19.
ITN specializes in China ventures and is engaged in consulting, trading, venture development and franchise development.