VANCOUVER, Sept. 26 /CNW/ - John DeHart and Ken Sim, co-founders of
Western Canada's largest senior care provider, Nurse Next Door, announced
today the addition of hyper-growth expert, Cameron Herold. Herold, the former
Chief Operating Officer of 1-800-GOT-JUNK? and current member of Nurse Next
Door's advisory board, will serve as Executive Vice President of Corporate
Herold's main focus at Nurse Next Door will be to develop a framework
that will accelerate revenue growth and profitability and help ensure the
company's goal of building a leading senior care franchise system with an
international reach becomes a reality.
"Nurse Next Door is a unique and unparalleled franchise opportunity and I
am excited to massively accelerate our expansion plans," said Herold. "With
the senior population set to double over the next 20 years, we are poised to
become an internationally recognized brand."
Having successfully launched 5 franchise locations this year, Nurse Next
Door will utilize Cameron's leadership to quickly grow franchise operations.
"Cameron brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experience that will
be instrumental in helping us meet our international franchising goals," said
Sim. "He will help strengthen all aspects of our organization but will be
focused on ensuring our franchise program becomes the best in our industry."
"It is Cameron's experience leading hyper-growth organizations reach
their true potential that will be so valuable at Nurse Next Door," added
Herold is well-known in the business community for his expertise in
leading hyper-growth companies. In his role as COO with 1-800-GOT-JUNK?, the
world's largest junk removal company, Herold helped lead the company from 14
franchises and $2M in system-wide sales in 2000 to 310 franchises and over
$100M in system-wide sales in 2006. Since leaving the company in late 2007,
Herold is focused on helping other entrepreneurs' dreams become reality.