Vancouver, Canada, September 28, 2007 --(PR.com
)-- John DeHart and Ken Sim, co-founders of Western Canada’s largest senior care provider, Nurse Next Door, announced today the addition of hyper-growth expert, Cameron Herold. Herold, the former Chief Operating Officer of 1-800-GOT-JUNK? and current member of Nurse Next Door’s advisory board, will serve as Executive Vice President of Corporate Development.
Herold’s main focus at Nurse Next Door will be to develop a framework that will accelerate revenue growth and profitability and help ensure the company’s goal of building a leading senior care franchise system with an international reach becomes a reality.
“Nurse Next Door is a unique and unparalleled franchise opportunity and I am excited to massively accelerate our expansion plans,” said Herold. “With the senior population set to double over the next 20 years, we are poised to become an internationally recognized brand.”
Having successfully launched 5 franchise locations this year, Nurse Next Door will utilize Cameron’s leadership to quickly grow franchise operations.
“Cameron brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experience that will be instrumental in helping us meet our international franchising goals,” said Sim. “He will help strengthen all aspects of our organization but will be focused on ensuring our franchise program becomes the best in our industry.”
“It is Cameron’s experience leading hyper-growth organizations reach their true potential that will be so valuable at Nurse Next Door,” added DeHart.
Herold is well-known in the business community for his expertise in leading hyper-growth companies. In his role as COO with 1-800-GOT-JUNK?, the world’s largest junk removal company, Herold helped lead the company from 14 franchises and $2M in system-wide sales in 2000 to 310 franchises and over $100M in system-wide sales in 2006. Since leaving the company in late 2007, Herold is focused on helping other entrepreneurs’ dreams become reality.
About Nurse Next Door
Nurse Next Door, resulting from the personal experiences of co-founders Ken Sim and John DeHart, is a senior care provider dedicated to delivering responsive, caring, and high quality senior care services. The company has grown more than 3400% in 6 years to become the largest senior care service provider in Western Canada and is currently expanding across North America through qualified franchise partners.
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Nurse Next Door