Spotlights

College Pro provided Rich with two things that he’ll be forever grateful for: a kickstart to his career, and an introduction to his wife (in no particular order, of course). He’s an advocate for all things College Pro and entrepreneurship, […]
We love the way Matt describes College Pro: “Dynamic and Robust”. Matt faced the same challenge many young people do when entering university; paying for it. He needed an opportunity that would help support him through his education, and College […]
As one of the Top 30 under 30 realtors in the industry, Benn brings an entrepreneurial mindset to his every day work. His business has been in the family for 70 years, but his College Pro background gives him a leg-up […]
Andrew was born an entrepreneur. He started a little landscaping business in high school, and knew he wanted to do more once he got to college. He got involved the way a lot of people do, a class talk, but […]
Julie started her College Pro career “so young and so dumb” (her words, not ours!) but has worked her way up the ladder to become a successful real estate agent. She firmly believes that College Pro set her up to […]
Mary Mowbray is a role model for business and feminism, and all the ways the two can be combined. With early entrepreneurial roots as a College Pro franchisee, Mary has established herself as an incredible leader in real estate and […]
50% Common Sense,  65% Comedic Relief, and 93% Skill Knowledge. This is how Dan describes himself – and while some may argue he’s being too hard on his comedy skills, no one would disagree that he’s winning in the skill development department.  Education: UW-Milwaukee (B.B.A.), […]
This guy has heart.  While his professional life has deep roots in the College Pro family, his global volunteerism is leaving a legacy for his children and his community. Education: Boston University (B.S.) Rookie Year: 1985 (turf: Newton North, Boston) Current […]
When David walked into a class talk at 20 years old at the University of Washington, I don’t think he expected it to change his entire career. Now, as a small business owner and consultant, he credits all of those skills to […]
No stranger to the world of franchising, Rich Wilson has been a leader at 5 different franchise companies . He’s a big believer in the value of failure, but not when it comes to his skydiving parachute. His investment in his people […]
Nathan Greidanus is a celebrated professor and expert of entrepreneurship at the University of Manitoba. It’s evident that he’s a favourite of his students (thanks for the intel, ratemyteacher), and has a passion to change the world with his specialization […]
Damond flew to success after his College Pro career with a position at Boeing (pardon the pun). But seriously, Damond himself calls his time as a franchisee his springboard to where he is today, and it looks like it’s only […]
How to sum up Kevin’s College Pro years in 4 words? “A lot of learning.” For a guy who was on the corporate track, Kevin’s life sure changed after two summers running a painting franchise. Education: Huron University College & Ivey […]
After becoming best friends in high school and before becoming college roommates, Chris Foster started his College Pro story painting for none other than College Pro CEO, Tony Valle. He later proved himself a successful franchisee, and has gone on to […]
When Will started as a College Pro franchisee, it’s safe to say he had no idea just how much it would influence his future. Now, as a consultant, he uses his College Pro skills daily, and is so close with […]
Steve is one of the OG* managers in the College Pro Window Cleaning family. After leaving his role, he went on to become CEO and family man extraordinaire. *original Education: Western University, Economics / Queen’s University, MBA Rookie Year: 1986 […]
With a mother and brother both owning their own businesses, it’s no surprise that Tony has entrepreneurship running through his veins. After 5 years at College Pro, he is now the founder and principal of a leading energy solutions company, Education: University of […]
Steve Target is a one of the many firm believers that College Pro is an amazing foundation to any career. His pride for his “real world MBA” from College Pro, is almost as strong as his pride in his music library. Education: Penn […]
Rosemary, or Ro, and her husband Martin are two of our impressive alumni who have conquered the world (quite literally) together.  She’s navigated a diverse and interesting career that has included everything from consulting, to coffee with sultans, but it all started […]
In the few years since he graduating from the Richard Ivey School of Business, Ernie has started an illustrious career in consulting, taking him from London, Ontario to London, England. In his spare time he likes to cook, and according to […]
He’s a serial entrepreneur who likes to stay active, whether it’s shredding on the ski slopes or killing it in his multiple investments and business ventures. He left a great legacy at College Pro, and is continuing to build on […]
A master of balancing unlikely things: chemistry and business, academics and football, CP franchise operations in 2 cities, 6 hours apart, Jeff made it all work.  He is also a huge fan of his College Pro experience, because while we all know […]
Current Role: Franchisee | Rookie Year: 2007 | Turf: Chicago, IL | Current Home: Chicago, IL | Education: University of Illinois at Chicago, Bachelor of Entrepreneurship | Mike held several roles within College Pro after joining in 2007. He was a franchisee for […]
Paul is a huge believer in the College Pro experience for the individual that is strong enough – because you have to be strong. He stands by the program and believes that it is a phenomenal transitional experience into life. […]