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FINE PRINT: Karen Martins, left, franchise owner of FastSigns in Seekonk, inspects some placards with production/project installation manager Eric Dallaire. / PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Franchisee: Karen Martins

FastSigns | 128 Highland Ave., SeekonkTHE PITCH: FastSigns offers custom signage, including vehicle graphics, trade show displays, digital kiosks, vinyl lettering and other graphics....
CAREER CHANGE: Sandra Cutting, right, franchise owner of H&R Block in South Kingstown, speaks with her daughter and client Caroline Walker. Cutting made a career change after having a child at age 30, got a master’s degree in accounting and started working at H&R Block. When the location came up for sale, she purchased it.
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Franchisee: Sandra Cutting

Franchisee: Sandra Cutting H&R Block | 24 Salt Pond Road, Unit D5, South KingstownThe pitch: H&R Block offers professional help to individuals and business owners...
ENTREPRENEURIAL SPIRIT: Sean Sullivan, franchisee owner of Jersey Mike’s Subs, says he always had an “entrepreneurial spirit” and wanted to go into business for himself. In 2006, he purchased the North Providence franchise, and subsequently bought franchises in Warwick and Raynham.
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Franchisee: Sean Sullivan

Sean Sullivan | Jersey Mike’s Subs | North Providence, Raynham and two locations in WarwickThe pitch: Jersey Mike’s Subs offers sliced and grilled sub...
ONE-ON-ONE: Rebecca Johnson, franchise owner of Sylvan Learning Center in Coventry, meets one-on-one with Caden Reis, 8, of Coventry. Johnson began working under previous franchise owner Gail Tuominen before taking over two franchise locations, in Coventry and Cumberland.
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Franchisee: Rebecca Johnson

Rebecca Johnson | Sylvan Learning Centers | Coventry and CumberlandThe pitch: Sylvan Learning Centers, as a company, has operated for 40 years providing supplemental...
ONE BIG TOY: After operating her own toy store for seven years, Stella Downie doesn’t see much difference as the owner of several Sky Zone trampoline park franchises in Rhode Island and Massachusetts that also promote fun and play.
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Franchisee: Stella Downie

Stella Downie | Sky Zone LLC | 70 Pawtucket Ave., East ProvidenceThe pitch: Sky Zone is a trampoline park that offers traditional jumping, as...
FINANCIAL PLANNING: Jeffrey Kreyssig, owner of Padgett Business Services, meets with client Abbey Dyer, office manager for Narragansett Property Management, in his Narragansett office.
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Franchisee: Jeffrey Kreyssig

Franchisee: Jeffrey Kreyssig Padgett Business Services | 140 Point Judith Road, No. C29, NarragansettThe pitch: Padgett Business Services provides financial services, such as accounting and...
CHILD CARE: Clay and Gina Johnson are the owners of The Goddard School in South Kingstown. The school offers all-day child care preschool programs for infants through prekindergarten. There are 120 students enrolled this semester.
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Franchisee: Clay and Gina Johnson

Clay and Gina Johnson | The Goddard School | 20 Preservation Way, South KingstownThe pitch: The Goddard School offers all-day child care preschool programs...
RAPID RESPONSE: Sejal Patel, foreground, co-owns the new Firehouse Subs franchise in Cranston. She’s pictured with Alicia Martinelli, shift leader, and Sovannara Keo, crew member, in the background. The business collects donations for grants awarded to police and fire departments.
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Franchisee: Sejal and Harsh Patel

Sejal and Harsh Patel | Firehouse Subs | 1000 Chapel View Blvd., Suite 108, CranstonThe pitch: Firehouse Subs makes and sells sub sandwiches and...
ENTREPRENEUR AT HEART: Matt Rusconi, second from left, franchise owner of Moe’s Southwest Grill in East Providence, with, from left, Remon Gergis, director of operations; Alyssa Hawksley, shift lead; and Gail Brisson, general manager, as the team prepares food.                                                                                     /   PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Franchisee: Matt Rusconi

Matt Rusconi | Moe’s Southwest Grill | East Providence, South Kingstown and WarwickThe Pitch: Moe’s Southwest Grill offers an extensive menu of Mexican food,...
REWARDING WORK: Joe Lomastro, center, franchise owner of Signarama on Post Road in North Kingstown, with Tom Iacobucci, owner of Sears Hometown Store, and Lauren DeAquair, graphic designer.
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Franchisee: Joe Lomastro

Joe Lomastro | Signarama | 6855 Post Road, North KingstownThe pitch: Signarama is a full-service sign company, where custom signs, such as banners or...
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