Kim has nearly a decade of small business experience in a multitude of industries including non-profit, legal, finance, business development, and customer service. Prior to joining IFPG, Kim was a Franchise Consultant matching individuals with the right franchise opportunities. Prior to becoming a Franchise Consultant, Kim served as a Senior Financial Consultant for Benetrends Financial and helped hundreds of entrepreneurs, aspiring entrepreneurs and executives in transition strategically finance their businesses, many of which were franchise start-ups.
It was through her success in franchise funding, franchise consulting and helping others achieve their dream of business ownership that Kim found her true passion, which is to further enhance the franchise community through education and networking. She was inspired to form an association to cater to franchise professionals. Kim founded the Delaware Franchise Association (DFA), which serves to educate and bring together like-minded professionals in the franchise industry that want to grow and network together. Kim's role as Membership Director for the IFPG will allow her to further this mission bringing together and educating franchise professionals.
Kim is a recognized speaker and industry expert having conducted over 75 seminars and webinars on franchise ownership, funding strategies, and franchise due diligence. Many of these seminars and webinars have been conducted in cooperation with the Small Business Administration, Small Business Development Centers, SCORE, and Executive Outplacement Firms.
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