Kidproof Canada Franchise Signs First Ontario Franchise

Date: DEC 16th, 2008

Topic: Franchise News

For Immediate Release:

Canada (Press Release) December 16, 2008 – The quest for proactive and preventative child safety education is both a local and global concern. Parents are scrambling to keep up with new threats their children face, and are eager to find non-threatening and empowering ways to teach their kids to make safe choices. As the concerns grow, Kidproof Canada®, one of Canada’s fastest growing child safety education providers, has kicked off its Franchise expansion with the signing of a locally owned and operated franchise in St. Catharines Ontario.

With over 50 corporate locations already in operation across Canada, Kidproof Canada® is rapidly growing their franchise division across the country. The St. Catharines franchise will serve as the starting point for a massive expansion plan that is expected to see at least 30 Ontario locations before the end of the 2009. Franchises are also expected to be launched in other major cities across Canada.

“Our Franchise Program has been in the works for a long time now and we are very excited to connect further with communities through local, committed and passionate business owners like Matt and Tracey Staples,” says Kidproof President and Founder and international safety expert Samantha Wilson.

“Keeping kids safe is without a doubt, one of the most rewarding and important jobs you can do. There really is nothing like knowing that what you do, can save the life of a child.”

The newest Kidproof Canada® franchise, locally owned and operated by Matt and Tracey Staples, will help give parents, kids and educators peace of mind by providing valuable and essential preventive child safety education directly to their community. With top exclusive programs covering subjects such as Babysitter Training, At Home Alone, Internet Safety and Stranger Awareness to name just a few, Kidproof Canada® provides vital information that kids and parents need in today’s changing world.

“This franchise allows us to help thousands of St. Catharine’s families reduce their anxiety, and make safer choices by giving them current, timely and vital information they need, right in their community.” says Wilson.

Kidproof Canada’s franchise locations provide a full spectrum of child safety education services for kids ages five through fifteen and delivered through schools, community partners and private forums.

About Kidproof Canada®

Kidproof Canada is one of Canada’s most trusted child safety education franchisors delivering proactive, preventative safety education to kids from coast to coast. Dedicated to delivering the most current, topical, and high quality education services possible, Kidproof was founded in 2000 by former police officer, and internationally recognized child and family safety expert Samantha Wilson. Past winner of, Top 40 under 40 Award and the 2008 Social Entrepreneur finalist in the Prestigious Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of The Year Award, the company is focused on becoming Canada’s leading safety education provider.