Franchisee Insight articles

Connie and Darryal Chandler Minuteman Press

Why Connie Chandler Purchased The Minuteman Press Franchise Where She Worked

Why Connie Chandler Purchased The Minuteman Press Franchise Where She Worked

Hear Connie’s thoughts about getting started in franchising and what owning a franchise has been like for her and her husband, Darryal.

Tracy Panase owns four Just Between Friends franchise territories in PA.

Tracy Panase’s Just Between Friends Franchise Enables Her to Help Local Families

Tracy Panase owns four Just Between Friends, a children’s and maternity pop-up consignment sales event franchise, territories in PA. She shares advice for people considering franchising, about achieving work/life balance, and her franchising experience.

Susan Maranhao Purchased her Wild Birds Unlimited franchise in 1990 and is just as excited to go to work today as she was on her first day.

Susan Maranhao’s Wild Birds Unlimited Franchise Gave Her the Stability She Was Seeking

Susan Maranhao Purchased her Wild Birds Unlimited franchise in Sudbury, MA in October of 1990 and was open and operating merely two months later. She shares her franchising experience, including advice for prospective franchisees and those in their first year of business.

Zack and Albert Conord, Office Pride

Father and Son Chose Franchising With Office Pride Over Going Out on Their Own

Originally Zack Conord and his father were going to open their own commercial cleaning business. Learn why they decided to pursue franchising instead.

Matt Johnson & Kathy Quniby-Johnson

Senior Care Authority Franchisees Feel Their Business is a Blessing

The Johnsons purchased their Senior Care Authority franchise as a result of their experience searching for senior housing and care for their own parents. Learn about their franchising experience.

David Lasater

Franchisee David Lasater Likes Family Fare’s Focus on Being the Best

David Lasater shares why after working for many years in the convenience store sector he chose to invest in a Family Fare franchise.

Weslee Washington

Speed to Market Attracted Sanford Rose Associates’ Franchisee Weslee Washington

Weslee Washington wanted to be in business for himself, and quickly. Sanford Rose Associates’ ability to make this happen led him to become a franchisee. Learn about his franchising experience.


Russ Russell’s Franchising Career Sets Sail With Cruise Planners

Russ Russel began his career as a Cruise Planners franchisee while holding down a full time job. Learn how he did it and what his franchising experience has been like.