Ashley was both a Franchisee and General Manager in her time at College Pro. She headed up the Toronto area for a few years as GM in between running successful franchises in Halifax, Toronto and Vancouver. Now, she’s moved on to more exciting […]
Cory took his accounting expertise and worked his way up to the role of CFO/COO (recent promotion, cheers!) at the video and data intelligence company, Solink.  He learned a lot from his College Pro days, and got a chance to reminisce […]
The G-man himself, Greig Clark.  He founded College Pro in the early 70’s, a wily 17 year old looking to make more money.  Get ready for a trip down memory lane, with some sage advice to boot! Education: Richard Ivey School […]
Beth has had instrumental roles in both College Pro and Action Window Cleaning history.  She also started TLS — yes, the TLS that answered the phone for your business!  Read what she had to say about it! Education: University of Western […]
Matthew started up his own business in one of the world’s favourite industries…food trucks.  He’ll tell you, Snack Time = Stax Time.  He got his entrepreneurial spirit at College Pro in 2003. Education: The University of Western Ontario – Huron University College […]
Vitaliy is a compassionate and motivated guy, with a lot of street cred at Google and a successful College Pro career behind him! Education: University of Washington, BA Economic Geography/Slavic Languages Rookie Year: 2007 Current Home: San Francisco, CA Current […]
Patricia ran a franchisee for 4 years and was a General Manager for 2 years all while pursuing her dream of becoming a Veterinarian.  Goal, achieved.  She is now a practicing Veterinarian in Orillia. Her clientele may have changed, but her business […]
From a painting franchise in Connecticut, to digital marketing in San Francisco.  Post College Pro, Shaman Kothari has become an accomplished digital marketing specialist with a focus on cross platform video marketing.  Not sure how to better use your company […]
Kevin Newman is an award-winner journalist, news anchor, storyteller and digital media advisor. He was both correspondent and reporter for national broadcasters, CTV and Global for his 30 year career, and is a well-known Canadian figure. Sure enough, he is also a College […]
While most of us have 1 job, she has 4!  Lauren is a mover and shaker, so say the least.  After franchising with College Pro for 4 years, she moved on to an action packed career in real estate. Here’s what she’s up to […]
Max has had high aspirations his whole life, which made College Pro a great fit for him while he was a franchisee. Now, he’s combined his CP skills with a degree in accounting to make an ever-growing career out of […]
Don was the president at Cypress Energy Corp., in addition to his roles as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Cyries Energy Inc., which he founded and served as president for. He co-founded Cequence Energy Inc. and was the President and […]
Mike had a 7 year career with College Pro. Like many of our entrepreneurs, his role as a franchisee got him through University, moved him to the United States and also gave him opportunities that have lead to his current […]
From painter to whitewater rafting guide to personal trainer to Naturopathic Doctor, Aisling has done a bit of everything, and she’s continued to be successful in every walk of life. Education: University of Ottawa, B.Sc., Human Kinetics / Canadian College of […]
Featured in, “How 6 hotshots aim to change the world,” on Franchise Times, John Evans has moved on from running a residential painting company at College Pro to a specialized coaching company: EverLine Coatings. John was a rookie at College […]
Jeremy is an Emmy winning motion and graphic designer who has been artistic for as long as he can remember. Though he has taken up permanent residency in that artistic world, he credits a lot of his success to the business […]
Cameron Herold has been a ‘growth guru’ to multiple $100+ Million companies, and is one of the most sought after business minds in North America. After starting his own companies and brands, he has now become one of the top coaches […]
Jeff has had the franchise trifecta for experience: he ran summer franchise, a full-time restaurant franchise and is now in a director role as a franchisor.  Hey, budda-boom budda-bing. He has a unique College Pro story in that he was both a […]
Craig is currently the president of John Hancock Financial Services, the U.S. division of Toronto-based Manulife Financial Corporation. John Hancock Financial Services manages $349.8 billion in assets as of March 2015, and Craig directs all aspects of the operations, having […]
Jill is an EcoPreneur, Author and Nature-Lover. She runs Synergy Enterprises, a west coast company with a mission to catalyze the green economy. Synergy works with businesses who are exemplary leaders in corporate social sustainability. Her clients have achieved zero waste, carbon neutrality […]
He’s the guy responsible for Action/College Pro Window Cleaning, and he was kind enough to give us a call and share his College Pro story.  This guy was both painting and window cleaning in his history. Rookie Year: 1984 (Oakville, Ontario) […]
He’s just a small-town boy, born and raised in… Kincardine, Ontario.  He made his way to London, England a few years back and is now working for the NLF UK as their Marketing & Events Manager. Rookie Year: 2004 Turf: Kincardine, […]
Rookie Year: 1988-1991 Turf: Western Philadelphia Current Home: San Francisco, CA Education: American University BS/BA, Business Administration His College Pro Start Chris first started working for College Pro as a painter when he was in high school. When he finished […]
Luke Sohl is happy to be a part of the team at Tesla Motors, currently in his 3rd year. Having previously worked with them as a product specialist, he now works on improving the owner experience with Tesla customers. His […]