Amazing Explorers Academy® Named to List of 10 Fast Growing Latino Companies in Central Florida

Preparations underway to open 1st franchise Orlando, Florida (August 31, 2017) - Amazing Explorers Academy®, the Central Florida based educational preschool, has been recognized by the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando (HCCMO) as one of the 10 Fast Growing Latino Companies in Central Florida. The list of the 10 companies was released this week at the HCCMO event annual Hispanic Business Conference at the Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld. Amazing Explorers Academy will open its first franchise in Lake Nona’s Laureate Park Village Center this fall. The educational preschool, based in Oviedo, prides itself on its engagement with children and their families to prepare them

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Learn about Florida Entrepreneur Marnie Forestieri

Marnie Forestieri, co-founder of Amazing Explorers Academy, which was named a GrowFL Company To Watch for 2017, illustrates the courage needed to successfully launch an innovative startup. “I came to this country as an EB-5 immigrant investor,” she said. “My first project was a preschool franchise where I learned the weaknesses of competitors and opportunities to develop a program focused on the needs of 21st century learners. One opportunity was to serve as a bridge between educators and the business community to bring a solution to the challenges facing our industry. Even though I had the most successful franchise unit

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Florida Companies, including Amazing Explorers Academy, make Growth “Watch” List

Entrepreneurial styles, corporate cultures give these second-stage companies competitive advantages   Orlando, Florida (July 19, 2017) - Amazing Explorers Academy®,  is among 50 statewide companies expected to see significant growth over the next several years. The educational daycare and preschool, focused on STEAM instruction (science, technology engineering, art and math) was selected from more than 500 nominees for Florida Companies to WatchSM, a statewide program managed by economic development group GrowFL, in association with the Edward Lowe Foundation. The Amazing Explorers Academy® management team, competitive market position and strong community involvement were among several factors that put them in contention for

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GrowFL Announces 2017 Florida Companies to Watch Finalists

Amazing Explorers Academy® Among Second-Stage Businesses Competing to Earn Prestigious Honor   GrowFL Announces 2017 Florida Companies to Watch Finalists: The Amazing Explorers Academy Executive Team. From left Marcello Spinelli, Chief Financial Officer; Marnie Forestieri, Co-Founder and Chief Learning Officer; Fabrizio Spinelli, Co-Founder and Chief Marketing Officer and Eric Koeser, Chief Operating Officer. Orlando, Florida (June 13, 2017) - Amazing Explorers Academy®,  was among the first round of 2017 Florida Companies to Watch finalists recently announced by GrowFL.  The awards event - now in its seventh year - honors 50 select second-stage companies from throughout the state of Florida for

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Amazing Explorers Academy® Continues Expansion

Next Franchise Location Announced in Winter Park, Florida
 Orlando, Florida (May 18, 2017) - Amazing Explorers Academy®,  the Central Florida based educational preschool, will continue to expand its STEM based curriculum program, with the opening of a franchise in Winter Park, Florida. The school, which will mark the second franchise announcement for the company, will be located in the newly renovated The Grove at Winter Park shopping center at the corner of Aloma Avenue and Howell Branch Road at the border of the Winter Park and Oviedo communities. Amazing Explorers Academy Winter Park® prides itself on its engagement with children

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Child Care and Early Education Poised for Massive Growth

If you are considering buying a franchise in Florida, you probably already have looked a fast food, auto parts, and other traditional franchise opportunities. But no industry has as bright a future and the opportunity for massive growth as early childhood education and child care. The reason why is simple: These types of franchise opportunities are focused on the future, not just the present. Traditional franchises like fast food and others are already pretty saturated with existing population growth. How many more cheeseburgers or tires can you actually sell to people? Early childhood education and day care franchise opportunities are different

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Questions to Consider Before Buying a Franchise

Buying a franchise could be one of the most important decisions you make in your life. It’s probably not just a significant financial investment, but will also determine how you spend most of your time in the coming years. It’s important not to rush into a decision. Before buying a franchise, investors need to ask questions. Here are some important questions to consider before investing in a franchise opportunity. Franchises in Florida — What Are Your Personal Goals? Not everybody has the same objectives in life. For some people, making a lot of money is the top priority. For others,

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Business Owners Pay Less Taxes in Florida

As any small business owner can tell you, one of the most important considerations in choosing a location is the amount of taxes you will be required to pay. Unfortunately, some states today are simply taxing themselves out of consideration for new businesses, while others — such as the state of Florida — are using their state tax structure to make themselves more appealing to prospective business owners. Invest in Florida — Less Taxes, More Opportunity In Florida, the only businesses that are required to pay state income taxes are traditional corporations, or C corporations. Very few small businesses start

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Financial Benefits to Buying a Franchise in Florida

If you are considering buying a franchise opportunity, there is no better place to look than in Florida. That’s because the Sunshine State offers some of the most lucrative financial benefits of anywhere in the US. Florida has one of the most stable and highly favorable tax climates in the US, which makes it one of the top places for opening a franchise of a successful business brand such as Amazing Explorers Academy. Franchise Opportunity Jacksonville – Tax Benefits  If you are thinking about opening a franchise in Jacksonville or one of Florida’s other rapidly growing metropolitan areas, consider this: Florida

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Florida Is Friendly to the Franchise Business Owner

Buying a franchise in Florida is better than buying in any other state. That’s because the state of Florida has taken steps to ensure that it is one the most business-friendly states in the US. Florida has a favorable tax structure, pro-business government policies, and competitive pricing that helps ensure the success of your business. The Sunshine State also consistently ranks among the best states for business in national polls thanks to its streamlined regulatory environment, pro-business tax policies, and competitive costs of doing business. Franchises in Miami -The State for Business Unlike many other states, Florida’s government and economic

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