Kiddie Academy of Lakewood Ranch continued to receive the Presidents Circle, Life Essentials® Curriculum, Character Education and Customer Service award at the Academy’s® Annual Conference, held last month in National Harbor, MD, where hundreds of franchisees from more than 200 academies nationwide were considered for the program. William and Marina Schmidt were among the best of the best at this year’s conference, which recognizes exceptional franchisees who have made a lasting impact on their communities through some of the most progressive, accredited, and award-winning high-quality educational child care programs in the country.
According to the President of Kiddie Academy, Greg Helwig, winners were honored for their extensive contributions to the Kiddie Academy system by way of mentoring, leading, and championing the brand’s key growth initiatives. Helwig shared that common denominators among Kiddie Academy’s Annual Conference winners include excelling in the following areas: ambassadorship of brand systems, standards and processes; customer service and satisfaction; staff motivation and retention; community involvement; and extensive contributions to the Kiddie Academy system by way of mentoring, leading and setting the example.
“An important trait that all Kiddie Academy franchisees share is a passion for our industry, our brand, and the people who drive the company’s success every day. With so many dedicated professionals working to provide best-in-class early educational childcare in an environment that fosters learning and development, as well as the highest safety standards, the ‘best of the best’ are truly ‘doing it all’ and doing an exceptional job,” said Helwig. “This year’s award winners exemplify the highest standards of professionalism and caring, and we are proud to recognize their contributions not only to Kiddie Academy, but to their communities, neighborhoods, and thousands of families nationwide.”
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