From Part-Time Trainer to 6 Locations and Franchising

Business model: Group Training
Location: Christchurch, New Zealand
Modality: Pole dance studio

Here’s what we cover:

  1. How Karry was unclear about her numbers, not having a membership system in place, and struggled to pay herself consistently
  2. How she decided to turn her passion for the pole dance community into a business and joined NPE
  3. How Karry overcame her issues with staffing to create a great team that allowed her to step outside of the day-to-day operations
  4. How she grew from 2 to 6 locations through her franchise campaign
  5. Her biggest challenge with time management between mother duty, training, and running a successful business (and how she truly ‘does-it-all’)
  6. Maintaining her health to compete and win one of the national pole dance contests in the midst of all the challenges and growth
  7. Her biggest breakthrough overcoming her fear of taking risks and creating a community within her team, franchisees, and clients
  8. How she’s excited and hopeful to grow beyond New Zealand and expand internationally

Karry’s #1 piece of advice:

Believe what’s possible and always think bigger!