Discovery Point Franchising, Inc. Welcomes New Vice President of Franchise Development
June 14, 2011 – Duluth, GA. Robert J. Kirschner joined the Discovery Point Franchising, Inc. management team this month as Vice President of Franchise Development. Kirschner has over 15 years’ experience in the franchise development field, and has been awarded the highly respected designation of Certified Franchise Executive from the International Franchise Association.
“Discovery Point made a commitment early this year to build a world class franchise management team. Bob Kirschner certainly qualifies in this regard”, said Cliff Clark, President and CEO of Discovery Point Franchising. “His many years of experience in franchising, especially in iconic franchising companies such as Hallmark Cards, Great American Cookies, Deck the Walls, and most recently Mathnasium, one of the fastest growing franchises around, show that Bob Kirschner is a true franchise professional. Coupled with his financial background as Senior Vice President of Textron Financial, we could not have found a better management team member for Discovery Point. We are extremely pleased to have Bob Kirschner join the Discovery Point management team.”
Kirschner possesses extensive business and franchising experience and knowledge to help develop franchises in both North America and in international markets. “While Discovery Point is the first child development franchise that I have joined, having been involved in franchising for the majority of my career, I recognize quality franchise concepts and quality Franchisors. I also recognize tremendous growth opportunities for different industries and their franchise networks. Discovery Point has an impeccable reputation as an industry leader developing and supporting very high quality and value-added Child Development Centers. The need for quality, affordable child care today and in the future creates a tremendous opportunity for individuals to own their own Discovery Point Childcare Center to reach their personal and business ownership goals”, said Kirschner. “The growth potential for Discovery Point is unlimited!”
About Discovery Point:
Duluth, Georgia based Discovery Point Franchising, Inc. is the leading child development franchisor in the southeastern United States. Discovery Point has built over 60 world-class child development centers from the ground up in Georgia, Florida, South Carolina, and Tennessee since the company started in 1988. Today, there are an additional 10 new centers under development, and the company plans to continue expanding Discovery Point’s reach across the southeast in 2011 and beyond. For more than 22 years, Discovery Point has provided quality childcare for families and offered franchisees a proven formula for success. For more information: www.discoverypoint.com/franchise/message