Franchise Canada Chats Podcast Season 4.5 Women in Franchising Podcast

Season 4.5 Episode 1 | Franchisees in the Children’s Products and Services Industry

In this episode, our new guest host Angela Coté of Angela Coté Inc. sits down to chat with three franchisees within the children’s products and services industry.

Angela Coté, host

Allison Bourke is an Oxford Learning Centres franchisee located in Waterloo, Ontario. Oxford Learning helps students worldwide to improve their academic skills, from preschool up until university.

Trish Petersen owns a Beyond the Classroom franchise in South Mississauga, Ontario. Beyond the Classroom is a tutoring organization that adopts three core values: being child-centred, respecting family values, and creating a strong connection between tutors and students.

Lisa Tecter is a Lice franchisee with two locations in Ottawa, Ontario. Lice provides a signature lice removal system using The Mucci Method created by founder Dawn Mucci.

Allison Bourke, Oxford Learning Centres; Trish Peterson, Beyond the Classroom

Here, the panelists share:

  • Allison’s involvement serving on the Franchisee Advisory Council for Oxford Learning Centres
  • Trish’s experience and challenges as the very first Beyond the Classroom franchisee in an emerging franchise system
  • Lisa’s accomplishment as a multi-unit franchisee within the Lice system, and much more.