Bring all-natural cleaning to your neighborhood with an Enovana Green Cleaning franchise, using green cleaning products to deliver a more environmentally-friendly and healthier house cleaning experience. By Joe McCutcheon, CEO & Founder In late 2016, I attended “Springboard, A Special...
Goldfish Swim School’s year-round swim lesson model for children 4 months to 12 years teaches swim and safety skills while building character, with one certified instructor for every four children. By Chris McCuiston, CEO & Co-Founder, Goldfish Swim School Franchising...
Shelly Sun, CFE, is the CEO and Co-Founder of BrightStar Franchising, LLC, a healthcare franchise system providing the full continuum of home care, child care, and medical staffing services. Shelly also serves as Chair of the International Franchise Association's Executive...
Darrell Johnson, CFE, is CEO of FRANdata, the franchise industry's source for objective information and analysis. He has served on the board of the International Franchise Association’s Board of Directors as well as several IFA committees.
Melt Mobile has adapted an American classic comfort food - grilled cheese - to how people are eating today; creative, comforting sandwiches infused with originality, sustainability, and quality ingredients at its core.
Aziz Hashim is the founder of NRD Capital, the first private equity fund sponsored and managed by a multi-unit franchisee. He is also the immediate Past Chair of the Executive Committee of the International Franchise Association (IFA). NRD Capital is...
Blink launched its first clubs with a lofty vision – to create a gym whose culture and environment is accepting of all adults, not just for those who are fit enough for a gym.
Ronald Olson is Founder and President of NTY Franchise Company, the gold standard in resale franchising companies. NTY franchises five brands: Clothes Mentor, Children’s Orchard, Device Pitstop, New Uses, and NTY Clothing Exchange.
The London Day School's innovative curriculum introduces preschoolers to the greater world around them with foreign languages, mathematics, and social values such as tolerance and self-control.
Liam Brown is Chief Operating Officer, The Americas, Select Services, Marriott International, Inc., and first Vice Chair of the International Franchise Association's Executive Committee.
Gordon Logan is Founder and CEO of Sport Clips Haircuts, and serves as a member of the International Franchise Association’s Board of Directors.
House of Air, an indoor trampoline park, is expanding internationally with the franchise model, targeting markets with the same qualities and characteristics that have contributed to House of Air’s success in San Francisco.
Jania Bailey, CFE is the CEO of FranNet, LLC, the industry’s most respected consultant/broker group guiding individuals to the franchise opportunities that are right for them.
Kids In Sports franchises teach kids aged 12 months to 12 years the fundamentals of a variety of sports, also emphasizing sportsmanship, teamwork, respect, and communication.
Melanie Bergeron is past Chair of the International Franchise Association Board of Directors and Chair of TWO MEN AND A TRUCK, the fastest-growing moving company in the U.S.
JumpBunch brings sports and fitness classes to existing daycare, preschool and school-age classrooms. Since classes are held at the schools, this is a low-overhead, home-based business.
Kathleen Gilmartin is President and CEO of Interim HealthCare Inc., based in Sunrise, Florida. Kathleen also serves as President and CEO of Caring Brands International, a global healthcare franchisor enterprise.
Jerry Crawford, CFE, is President & CEO of Jani-King International, Inc., “The King of Clean,” and holds various officer and director positions of subsidiary and affiliated companies. Jerry also serves as a member of the IFA Board of Directors.
Robert McDevitt, CFE, is Senior Vice-President, Domestic and International Franchise Development for Golden Corral®, and serves as a member of the International Franchise Association’s Board of Directors.
Jim Bugg Sr. was Chairman of Decorating Den Interiors, the largest in-home decorating service in North America. He was also past Chairman of the International Franchise Association, and a member of the IFA Hall of Fame.
Samuel Washington “Sam” Meineke is an American businessman and entrepreneur best known for founding the automotive repair franchise Meineke Discount Mufflers. The company’s name was changed in 2004 to Meineke Car Care.
Alphagraphics, the Tucson-based printing franchisor, entered into discussions with their franchisees to formulate a unified franchise agreement.