Posts by Josh brown

Uniting Passion and Strategy with Eileen Huntington

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Eileen Huntington is the CEO of Huntington Learning Center, the nation’s leading tutoring and test prep franchise, which she co-founded with her husband Ray in 1977. Eileen was a teacher in NYC and NJ where she witnessed students struggling firsthand, and she and her husband were able to translate those lessons from her classroom to…

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What Makes a Good Franchisee and Franchisor with Tom Portesy

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Tom Portesy has been president of MFV Expositions for more than 18 years, and added CEO to his title in 2009. With more than 25 years of global sales and executive management experience, Tom oversees the team that produces the three leading franchise events in the U.S, and is active in many International franchise events…

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Aligning Profit and Purpose with Ryan McCarty

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Ryan McCarty is an author, speaker and the co-founder of Culture of Good, Inc. Building upon the success of his award-winning program at TCC-Verizon, a Verizon retailer with over 800 stores, that inspires employees, ignites positive change in the world and impacts their bottomlines, Ryan and TCC-Verizon CEO Scott Moorehead created Culture of Good to…

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Three Things Hurting Your Ability to Grow

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Three Things Hurting Your Ability to Grow Are you not selling as many franchises as you hoped you would sell? Have the franchises you sold not panned out the way you expected? Are you having a tough time getting started now that you’ve franchised your business? Today’s episode features a magnified look at some of…

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Growing Your Franchise System with Matt Sheppard

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Matt Sheppard is the Chief Operating Officer of The Hummus & Pita Co., a fast-casual Mediterranean concept geared toward national expansion. Before stepping into this current position, Sheppard held multiple senior leadership roles at McAlister’s Deli, including Vice President of Operations for Franchise Operations and Senior Director of Company Operations.   Key Takeaways: [0:27] Today’s…

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