Category Archive: Franchisee Perspectives

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    Franchisee Profile: David Willis, Kiddie Academy of Charlotte-Blakeney

    With prior business experience working for brands such as GE and Bank of America, David Willis did a great deal of research before deciding to open his Kiddie Academy of Charlotte – Blakeney in August, 2011.  He knew the market, believed in the Kiddie Academy concept, and most importantly, understood what children and parents need […]

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    Franchisee Profile: Kiddie Academy Owners David & Jennifer Rudnick

    Franchise owners David and Jennifer Rudnick opened the Kiddie Academy of Stoughton, Massachusetts in November, 2011.  Building on the knowledge gained from a lifetime of business experience, David believes the key to success of his Kiddie Academy is his focus on pleasing the customer.  He says, “Everything follows that one simple idea.  If you do […]

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    Franchise profile: David and Jennifer Rudnick opened the Kiddie Academy of Stoughton, Massachusetts in November, 2011.
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    Kiddie Academy Franchisees Cory & Summer Bullock

    Navy veteran Cory Bullock and his wife Summer chose the Kiddie Academy child care franchise to start their own business in 2008 and have never looked back.  Read on to discover more about their franchise success story. As his commitment to the Navy drew to an end, Houston resident Cory Bullock began considering career options. He […]

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    Franchise owner and veteran Cory Bullock Kiddie Academy of League City
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    Corporate Leaders to open a Kiddie Academy® Child Care Center

    Taisha and Deepak Vazirani met while working as Financial Managers at AT&T– this couple knows what it’s like to work together and grow a successful business. With more than 25 years of combined corporate experience, working at companies such as Campbell Soup, Proctor & Gamble, Polo Ralph Lauren, and AT & T, they were looking […]

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    Kiddie Academy Attending 2014 Franchise Expo South

    Kiddie Academy will be exhibiting at the 2014 IFA Franchise Expo South, held at the Reliant Center in Houston, Texas.  In addition to exhibiting, Mr. Cory Bullock, a navy veteran and fellow franchise owner of Kiddie Academy of League City, will speak during a specialty seminar at the conference. Mr. Bullock will be a panelist […]

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    Kiddie Academy of Fort Wayne celebrates its Grand Opening!

    For Kiddie Academy franchisees, hosting a Grand Opening event is an important part in boosting enrollments and making a name in the community. It’s also a great way to gather leads generated from advertising, promotions and public relations efforts leading up to the event. This month, Kiddie Academy of Fort Wayne hosted its Grand Opening […]

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    Franchisee publishes her story

    Mona Bhatia, Kiddie Academy of Wexford (PA) franchisee, wrote her story for the Winter 2013-14 issue of The Franchise Handbook. She details how she and her husband Determined to open their own childcare center Research various franchise concepts Decided to move forward with Kiddie Academy Enjoy the rewards of owning their own business Read more about […]

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    Kiddie Academy names new VP of Education

    Kiddie Academy recently named Richard Peterson as Vice President of Education.  In this role, Peterson will lead the education team in the development and updating of Kiddie Academy’s propriety Life Essentials® curriculum.  His focus will be on maintaining educational quality and standards throughout the four pillars of Life Essentials, which include Developmentally Appropriate Curriculum, Health […]

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    Kiddie Academy Franchisees Focus on Community

    Carol Haynes opened a new Kiddie Academy franchise along with her husband Roy in December, 2011. The couple’s love for all things community led them to owning a successful and heartfelt franchise.  Located in Reynoldsburg, Ohio, the academy is thriving thanks to their hard work and dedication, and community support. Carol Haynes is passionate about […]

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    Kiddie Academy Franchisees Carol and Roy Haynes
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    Franchise Businesses Expected To Continue To Outperform The Economy

    Determining the financial outlook for a potential business is an important part of deciding whether to start a new venture.  If you are considering a franchise operation, you’ll want to research the individual franchisors as well as the state of the industry overall.  The International Franchise Association (IFA) conducts independent, third party research that can […]

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