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John Alexander, STOP Restoration – North Carolina

John Alexander is a franchise owner of STOP Restoration in Charlotte, North Carolina. His business specializes in restoring homes or businesses that have been damaged.…

Meet John Alexander

Jim Ploughe, CertaPro Painters – North Carolina

Before becoming a franchise owner, Jim Ploughe was in restaurant management for 25 years, where he was first introduced to the opportunity of franchising. After…

Meet Jim Ploughe

Carolyn Thurston, Wisdom Senior Care – Raleigh, NC

Caring for an aging parent requires faith, integrity, compassion, loyalty, and wisdom. Carolyn Thurston embodies each of these traits, and that’s why she founded Wisdom…

Meet Carolyn Thurston