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Franchise Interview: John Reichel, Founder of All in Adventures

Franchise Interview: John Reichel, Founder of All in Adventures

How did you get into the industry?I wanted to create a family friendly space that had a variety of activities that was attractive to all generations. My vision was to give parents and kids an activity where they would all have fun, put down the phones, and engage in...

Franchise Interview: Jeimy Flournoy, Owner of Salon809

Franchise Interview: Jeimy Flournoy, Owner of Salon809

How did you get into the industry?When I was 15 years old, I moved back to Dominican Republic. There, I worked in a salon and gained tons of experience. By the time I moved back to the U.S., I was ready to open my own salon within my basement. I successfully...

Amethyst House Cleaning Interview

Amethyst House Cleaning Interview

How did you get into the industry? There were a few ladies at my church that didn’t have work, so I asked around to see if anyone wanted their house cleaned, and we started cleaning houses. What’s New in the Business or in the Franchise Model? Due to world events,...

Franchise Interview: Michael Fontaine, Co-Founder and Co-Owner

Franchise Interview: Michael Fontaine, Co-Founder and Co-Owner

How did you get into the industry?I was looking out for something different than the industry I was in and was actively seeking something new to get into. One Christmas Break, I was on the vacation with my family and we took my kids to a similar concept and they...

Ashley Brennan, Owner and Founder of Section 37 Axe Room

Ashley Brennan, Owner and Founder of Section 37 Axe Room

How did you get into the industry?Dumb luck really. My husband and I were interested in starting a business, but we weren’t sure what kind. While on vacation, we came across axe throwing and knew that was what we wanted to get into! What’s New in the Business or in...

Janice Ramirez, Founder and CEO of Crazy Cuban

Janice Ramirez, Founder and CEO of Crazy Cuban

How did you get into the industry?Aldo & Janice Ramirez started the Crazy Cuban in 2009 to fill the void left behind the closing of the infamous “Kool Korners”. A Cuban American from Hialeah, Florida, Aldo Ramirez was determined to deliver the same authentic...

Dawn Toolan, Founder and CEO of The Edison Early Learning Center

Dawn Toolan, Founder and CEO of The Edison Early Learning Center

How did you get into the industry? entered the childcare industry thirteen years ago, after returning to my hometown andrealizing our area needed a preschool with a strong academic curriculum. I left a high school science teaching position, to build a little school...