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Highlighting International Women’s Day

Women are forces to be reckoned with, and every March their outstanding achievements are recognized during Women’s History Month. Women’s History Month was created as a way to revise a written and social American history that has largely ignored the contributions of women.
People, News & Events

Eileen Huntington Wins IFA Entrepreneur of the Year

First presented in 1992, this award is given to an individual who exemplifies the “entrepreneurial spirit” that franchising represents. Huntington Learning Centers CEO Eileen Huntington and her husband Ray opened their first location in 1977.
People, News & Events

People Business: The Importance of Relationships

Our greatest successes and our deepest joys are all found in our relationships. This reality is true at home and it is certainly true in business. At the prompting of a request for “stories” from the latest IFA convention, Jerrod Sessler paints a picture of his journey within his “FranFamily."
People, News & Events