The Entrepreneur’s Source is a network of franchise business coaches who are interested in applying their experience and talents to a business of their own, a business that is dedicated to helping seasoned professionals. We provide our coaches and clients with R&R (research and resources) that we’ve gathered for 30 years. Let’s talk about how your unique expertise and experience could benefit other entrepreneurs.
With experience as a business owner, corporate leader, and executive coach, Jane has built a career on entrepreneurship. She considers her greatest achievements those that helped others reach new heights in their career. Your success as a coach is of her highest priority. Using insights from her own entrepreneurial success, Jane will equip you with all the tools and strategies you need to grow a successful franchise.
Ron joined the team at TES because he is passionate about helping others succeed. Prior to working with TES, Ron was Vice President of Sales at SCA Packaging North America [formerly Tuscarora Inc]. Ron places high value on education and ongoing learning. Along with his BS in Management from Fairleigh-Dickinson University, he also graduated from E-Source Academy. Having mastered our intense and rigorous education program on coaching, franchising, and self-employment options. At a crossroads in your life? Ron is committed to working collaboratively to ensure your franchising opportunities will meet your needs and exceed your goals.
Michael is celebrating over 15 years with The Entrepreneur’s Source. Along with helping entrepreneurs succeed, Michael enjoys spending time with his family and being active in his community. He is a member of Beverly Rotary Club, former Board President of Greater Beverly Chamber of Commerce, and a part of New England Franchise Association. A cyclist, golfer, and avid Boston sports fan, Michael understands the value of freedom and independence in your career. Michael’s mentorship offers you guidance and access to information you need while exploring business ownership. He is passionate about helping you explore the many possibilities in franchise ownership for career building and investment growth.
Tom joined TES because he wanted to help entrepreneurs achieve their career dreams. He has extensive experience in franchising and a strong background in executive leadership. After working as an Operations Manager for many years, he transitioned into franchise ownership in 1996. Before joining TES, Tom was a multi-unit owner of a large national franchise (and their largest operator), supporting more than 45 franchises as an Area Developer. Tom is married to his wife Elaine (25 yrs) with two children and three grandchildren. As a pilot that competes in sailplane racing, a golfer, and a grandfather, Tom enjoys the freedom his coaching franchise allows. His inside knowledge of the franchising industry and his leadership strategies will help you discover exciting opportunities for career growth and development.
John has been working as a team leader, mentor and coach for over 25 years. He has experience working with Fortune 100 companies in various executive management roles, including General Management, Customer Service, Sales, and Marketing. John enjoys the freedom of self-employment with The Entrepreneur’s Source, and is ready to help you realize that independence. By leveraging his experience, he provides thorough, thoughtful coaching so you can readily identify and achieve your goals. John is uniquely positioned to help you meet every objective thanks to his commitment to team building, professional development, and specialized partnerships. Your challenges are his opportunities; your achievement is his success.
Jeff became A TES Franchise owner in 2006. Holding both a BS and MBA, he is a seasoned executive who has spent more than 25 years building strong, fruitful relationships with other business leaders. A serial entrepreneur, Jeff left corporate America early to find freedom in his career, launching two successful high tech firms. An avid nature lover, Jeff spends his free time exploring the Colorado mountains with his wife and children. His experience navigating a variety of professional transitions is a unique asset to him as a coach and mentor. If you are ready to reinvent your career and explore the many benefits of small business ownership, Jeff has the insights to put you on a path to success. He believes in the importance of work-life balance, and will provide coaching tailored to your priorities.
Tim has extensive management experience, and has spent his career helping businesses grow. Before joining AdviCoach and TES, Tim held several key leadership roles in the Insurance Division of HSBC Bank including Chief Risk Officer, Chief Compliance Officer and Chief Financial Officer. Prior to HSBC, Tim worked for several years in public accounting as a CPA. An alumnus of the University of Detroit Mercy and the University of Michigan, Tim has always enjoyed learning and giving back. He is on the Board of several nonprofit organizations including Archway Programs [an Affiliate of Woods Services], the Greater Philadelphia Senior Executive Group, and The Center School Foundation. Tim is ready to put his experience to work for you. His strategies will help you evaluate franchise opportunities and make choices that maximize value.
Jim has been with The Entrepreneur’s Source for over 16 years, and has helped many of our top coaches along the way. He starts by providing education on the TES model to help you ask the right questions: is coaching a good fit for my lifestyle? Does it meet my financial needs? Jim knows that no two franchise owners are the same: he is dedicated to exploring a variety of options with your franchise goals in mind to help you find the business model that’s right for you. Mentorship with Jim is a journey of learning and discovery!