Spotlight on a Franchisee

The Canadian Franchise Business Experience

Determining whether a new business venture is right for you, takes time. One of the best ways to research your prospective venture is to listen to the experiences of other business people, who were once in exactly the same position as you.

Today's successful franchise owners are people just like you — people who started out looking for a new career, a change in direction or even a total switch in lifestyle — and decided they could achieve their goals through franchising. Each followed the franchise system to achieve success. From stay at home parents looking for income, to semi-retired people seeking a way to flex their years of experience and skills, and all the vast array of individuals in between — our franchisee spotlights feature people from all walks of life. You'll hear from real, approachable and down to earth people who started just like you — looking for something better. People who used their vast diversity of talent and experience to find a franchise that suited them, and who then took the first step in owning and running their own business.

And of course, finding the right franchise for the individual is where franchising success really happens; there are hundreds of opportunities to suit all interests, backgrounds, interests and ambitions. BeTheBoss is here to help you find your perfect franchise fit — look through the spotlights today and prepare to be inspired by people like you who took the first step to creating their own success. Find out how they did it and how you can also make your dreams into reality.

The Grounds Guys franchisees - Chris and Juanita Draaistra  

The tools, systems, support and training that The Grounds Guys provided were very effective in helping launch their business!...

KFC Franchisee - Mokhtar Hussein  

Mokhtar Hussein started my journey as a cook in 1994 and is now the Aldergrove KFC & Taco-Bell franchisee. ...

LMI Canada Inc., Franchisee - Kathy Watt  

Kathy joined LMI Franchise. She has a M.Ed., in Instructional Design, and found it took her away from her passion – working with clients! ...

KFC Franchisee - Dwight Fraser, President of FMI  

Dwight Fraser is the President Franchise Management Inc. (FMI). FMI owns and operates 200 outlets in Canada and USA. Dwight and the team currently operate 48 KFCs....

Intrigue Media Franchisee - Fred Scheuer and Dave Hannaberg  

red and Dave are friends for 20 years, say since diaper days. After finishing school, sales jobs, they looked for an opportunity to be their own boss. ...

Buck or Two Franchisee - Corey Schaefer  

A franchise business is a wonderful opportunity for many people who want to run their own company and reap the benefits that it has to offer....

Famous Dave's Franchisee - Allan Gantes  

Allan Gantes, owner/developer of Famous Dave's in California, Oregon and Washington, grew up in an entrepreneurial family. ...

Caryl Baker Visage Franchisee – Kavita Kaith  

Kavita Kaith, franchise owner in Upper Canada Mall in Newmarket, joined the Caryl Baker Visage family in 2002. Kavita has been the perfect franchise partner....

Simply For Life Franchisee - Steve Sweeney  

To be a successful Simply for Life (SFL) franchise location, you need to believe in a healthy lifestyle and exercise - take care of you....

4 Pillars Franchisees - John and Jennifer Croft  

John and Jennifer Croft moved from BC to Calgary in 2010 to open a 4 Pillars franchise. John and Jennifer have been the perfect partner....


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