Leading Your Industry with Mark Van Wye of Zoom Room

Sep 17, 2019
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Mark Van Wye is the CEO of Zoom Room, a national indoor dog gym and training facility. Zoom Room has been painstakingly developed as the perfect pet franchise, representing years of research and refinement to craft the ideal dog business. The Zoom Room model combines low start-up costs, low overhead, leveraging diverse and complementary revenue…

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Putting a Spin on a Classic Concept with Bob Philips of JINYA Ramen Bar

Sep 10, 2019
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Bob Philips serves as the Vice President of Marketing at JINYA Ramen Bar. Philips oversees JINYA’s multi-brand strategy with a goal to grow the suite of brands in the U.S., Canada and beyond; and to help both franchise owners and corporate-owned stores meet their business objective. Prior to joining JINYA, Philips previously served in leadership…

Crafting Your Secret Sauce with Ron Holt of Two Maids and a Mop

Sep 3, 2019
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Ron Holt is the CEO & Founder of Two Maids & A Mop. He opened the first location more than 16 years ago with a dream to one day build the largest, fastest-growing, most innovative residential cleaning service in America. Today, Ron’s company serves 80 markets across the country and has plans to open at…

Finding the Demand to Fuel Your Franchise with Lou DeFrancisco of StretchLab

Aug 27, 2019
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Lou DeFrancisco is the President of StretchLab, a boutique wellness franchise that offers one-on-one assisted stretching and group stretch sessions. He has been in the fitness industry for more than 15 years in various sales, marketing, operations & senior leadership roles. Prior to StretchLab, he was President of a boutique fitness franchise that he helped…

Identifying and Growing Your Niche with Peter Hans of Discovery Map

Aug 20, 2019
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Peter Hans started his career as a commercial banker based in Boston. He traveled around New England and studied at night for his MBA at Babson College. When he received his degree, he moved to Zurich, Switzerland, and became an investment banker. He lived there for six years and later London for six more. During…