“I think [our parents] wanted, and we continue as well to want, to reach as many children as we possibly can with our program and enrich their lives. It’s such a great feeling when you have a parent that is literally in tears coming up to you and talking about how much their child has learned over the years and how they are ahead of their peers going into school, and that really gives them an edge,” – Michael Brown, President, Children’s Lighthouse Learning Centers
Sitting in this week with Franchise Today co-hosts, Stan Friedman and Paul Segreto is Michael Brown, President of Children’s Lighthouse Learning Centers, franchisor of the nation’s leading values-based early childhood educational schools. Michael shares the company story of the family business and how Children’s Lighthouse has continued to help enhance the education of children since it was founded in 1997 by his father and uncle.
“One of our key focuses was in the financial stability, so we wanted a way to monitor some key performance indicators in our industry, and right off the bat we created an internal platform that allowed us to input that information and track it from year to year, as well as from location to location,” Michael Brown said. “That has been vital for our franchise owners to benchmark themselves and see where they stack up against different schools” in the Children’s Lighthouse systems.”
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