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Welcoming Tiffany Dodson to FranChoice

By FranChoice | May 8, 2017
Tiffany Dodson

FranChoice welcomes new consultant Tiffany Dodson!

FranChoice welcomes Tiffany Dodson as a new consultant.  Tiffany’s journey through franchising started 14 years ago when she bought her first franchise. She was working 80-hour weeks as a senior brand manager on one of the world’s largest brands, when her two toddlers delivered a ‘wake-up call’. As she explored her options, Tiffany decided that the benefits of the franchising model best suited her career and life goals.  These goals included things many people desire:  financial rewards and lifestyle flexibility.

Tiffany’s background

Tiffany holds deep roots in the franchise industry. She has held senior marketing roles at well-known international franchises, including an international food franchisor.  She is recognized not only as a top performing franchisee, but also as a top master franchisee.  Tiffany was voted by her peers to be the Master Developer, not once but twice in an international franchise. In the span of eight years, Tiffany grew her master franchise areas from four locations to 90.

Tiffany joined FranChoice to help you “Achieve Your Dreams” because she enjoying helping find the right business. She combines her experience with a proven process to find a franchise that fits as if it were custom made.

Tiffany moved back to her hometown of Winston-Salem, North Carolina over ten years ago with her husband Ryan and two daughters. The family spends a lot of time at horse barns, music concerts, and traveling both in the US and abroad. Three times a week, Tiffany spends quality time with a personal trainer, “training for life”.

Tiffany may be reached by calling (336) 306-3578 or via email at TDodson@FranChoice.com.

To learn more about Tiffany Dodson or any of the other industry expert FranChoice consultants, visit our website at www.franchoice.com


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Welcoming Dru Carpenito

By FranChoice | May 3, 2017
Dru Carpenito

FranChoice welcomes new consultant Dru Carpenito!

FranChoice welcomes Dru Carpenito as a new consultant. Like many of his candidates, franchising found Dru, and once he experienced it, he was hooked.  As a result, his entire career has been spent in the franchise industry. Prior to joining FranChoice, Dru held senior executive positions with two highly successful franchise service brands. Through his achievements, he has built a reputation as a highly respected and regarded professional within the industry.

What drives Dru to succeed?

Dru’s love for franchising is driven by an entrepreneurial spirit and his passion for helping people achieve their goals and dreams through business ownership. With experience in a variety of leadership positions, Dru has a true insider’s perspective of franchising.

Dru’s background

Dru started his career with AdvantaClean, the nationwide leader in light environmental services. When he joined the company AdvantaClean was beginning to franchise its model which would mark the beginning of its rise. Dru pioneered the company’s franchise expansion where they opened over 150 locations across North America in a few short years. Today, AdvantaClean is consistently ranked as one of the best franchises to own by Entrepreneur Magazine.  It has also been featured on CBS’ Undercover Boss and the Wall Street Journal.

Following his successful startup experience, Dru joined another reputable franchise concept. In 2014, he began leading global franchise expansion for Tutor Doctor.  Tutor Doctor is a worldwide leader in-home tutoring. At the time, Tutor Doctor was a maturing franchise brand with hundreds of franchises across 14 countries.  After growing significantly, system growth hit a plateau for a few years. In a short time, Dru was able to move the needle and lead a team that would drive unprecedented growth. The company’s growth under Dru broke every prior company record. New franchise owners joined the company faster than ever around the entire world.

Dru has translated his experience into franchise consulting

Today, Dru has translated his vast franchise experience into a consulting service.  As a FranChoice consultant he helps people invest in a franchise that is the right fit for them. Dru guides his candidates through a detailed investigative process that enables him to understand their ideal business characteristics, goals and other important attributes. From there, he matches his candidates with a franchise business model that is aligned with their ideal traits and aspirations.

Dru lives in Charlotte, NC with his wife and two children.

To learn more about Dru Carpenito or any of the other industry expert FranChoice consultants, visit our website at www.franchoice.com


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