Determining If Your Business is Right for Franchising with Jason Anderson of Venture X

Jul 9, 2019
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Rich with franchising, real estate, marketing and technology experience, Jason Anderson leads the Venture X brand. Jason oversees all aspects of the growth and development of this dynamic business after serving in other leadership roles at United Franchise Group including President of Accurate Franchising and Chief Technology Officer. Jason also has strong real estate management…

Turning Your Mistakes into Strengths with Scott Taylor of Walk-On’s Bistreaux and Bar

Jul 2, 2019
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Scott has served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Walk-On’s Enterprises Operations, LLC since December 2010. During his tenure, Scott has led the organization in systemization of all brands, successful partner buyout and the investment and buy in of Drew Brees in May 2015. Prior to joining Walk-On’s Enterprises, Scott served as Chief Operating…

Breaking Down Life’s Barriers with Inger Nicolaisen of Nikita Hair

Jun 25, 2019
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Inger Ellen Nicolaisen is a self-made entrepreneur from humble beginnings. Raised in a small Norwegian town by an alcoholic father, she became a mother at the age of 15. The responsibility of having a child pushed her to develop her business skills. In 1984 she founded Nikita Hair, with her first hair salon in Norway.…

Establishing a Sustainable Franchise Concept in More Ways Than One with Josh Cohen of Junkluggers

Jun 18, 2019
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Josh Cohen is the CEO and founder of Junkluggers. He founded Junkluggers out of his mom’s Dodge Durango fourteen years ago and has grown the company into one of the largest junk removal franchises in the country. For Josh, it’s about much more than just hauling junk away. He has a greater mission guiding everything…

Pacing the Growth of your Franchise with Chris and Andrew McCuiston of Goldfish Swim School

Jun 11, 2019
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Chris McCuiston, with the help of his wife and high school sweetheart, Jenny McCuiston, co-founded Goldfish Swim School in 2006 in their hometown of Birmingham, Michigan. Both he and Jenny realized the lack of quality swim lessons in the area and using his degree in finance from Michigan State University, and her background as a…