(Ottawa, Ontario) April 11, 2022… Inspiration Learning Center is the Grand Prize and Gold winner of the 2022 Canadian Franchise Association (CFA) Awards of Excellence in Franchising in the Category of Traditional Franchises (6 to 15 Franchises). The award was presented to Inspiration Learning Center on April 11, 2022 during the Awards Gala at the 31st annual CFA National Convention in Ottawa, Ontario.
Considered the pinnacle of franchise achievement in Canada, the CFA Awards of Excellence in Franchising are given annually to franchise systems that have demonstrated superior franchisee relations, leadership, training and communications.
“First I want to thank the CFA for giving me the opportunity to network again!,” says Angel Kuang, Founder and Director, Inspiration Learning Center. “. “Secondly I also want to thank my franchisees and my staff. Without you I won’t be standing here again. Thirdly I want to thank my kids, being so independent allowing me to spend more time taking care of my business. Lastly I especially want to thank Cecilia , my youngest franchisee who taught me how to use social media to boom our business and promote our brand.”
This year, more than 70 CFA-members (franchise brands) participated in the CFA Awards of Excellence in Franchising competition. Sponsored by the CFA and administered by the Portage Group, a third-party research firm, the winning franchise systems were awarded based on a battery of metrics, key indicators of future success in the Canadian market.
“The CFA Award of Excellence in Franchising celebrates the very best in Canadian franchising in 2022. The winners have demonstrated the importance of Growing Together™ and the symbiotic partnership between franchisor and franchisees,” says Sherry McNeil, CFA President & Chief Executive Officer. “Regardless of the size or concept, a strong relationship (between the franchisor and franchisees) is fundamental to a franchise system’s success. We recognize the Inspiration’s contribution to the Canadian fabric and are excited to see them grow.”
Open exclusively to CFA franchise system members, the CFA Awards of Excellence in Franchising competition includes seven categories, allowing members to be ranked against their peers.. Entries are separated into Traditional Franchises (i.e. those with bricks and mortar locations) and Non-Traditional Franchises (i.e. mobile, home-based, etc.). As a subcategory, each are segregated into system size, the number of active franchise locations.
Systems with the highest scores in each category are recognized with Bronze, Silver and Gold awards according to placement. The prestigious CFA Award of Excellence in Franchising Grand Prize is given to a Gold winner in the Traditional category and a Gold winner in the Non-Traditional category.
To learn more about Inspiration Learning Center, visit https://inspirationlearningcenter.ca/.
For more information about the CFA Awards of Excellence in Franchising and a list of winners, visit https://cfa.ca/aofe-winners-2022/.
About Inspiration Learning Center
Our learning centers offer professional tutoring services from highly skilled (and dedicated) teachers who have many years of experience in their fields. We believe that every student can achieve their full academic potential and–develop a love of learning–when presented with the proper educational and emotional support. This dedication (to the development of young minds) is our driving force! Your child’s success is the reason we are here. Inspiration is more than just a tutoring brand, it is a comprehensive network of academic experts, career counsellors, and student advocates. We are proud of our alumni, many who have been accepted-and graduated from- top tier institutions like Harvard, Yale, Stanford, Mcgill, University of Toronto, and the University of Edinburgh. We offer full high school credits, in addition to the ability to grant (Ontario OSSD) authorized high school diplomas.
About the Canadian Franchise Association
Franchise Association Since 1967
Through the power of franchising, the Canadian Franchise Association (CFA) assists regular Canadians in realizing their ambition of starting their own business. On behalf of more than 40,000 franchisees from many of Canada’s most well-known and up-and-coming franchise companies as well as more than 700 corporate members, the CFA speaks out on issues that have an impact on this goal. The CFA improves and grows franchising in addition to serving as the voice of the franchise sector by providing best-practice training and forging fruitful connections between Canadians and lucrative franchise possibilities. More than 1.9 million Canadians are employed as a result of the over $100 billion that Canadian franchisees annually add to the country’s economy. Franchise Canada, the Franchise Canada Shows, and LookforaFranchise.ca are all produced by the CFA.