November 05, 2013 // Franchising.com // STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. – AdviCoach®, the premier source for business coaching and advisory services customized for small- to mid-size businesses (SMBs), named Kathryn Baker, who owns AdviCoach of Michigan, its 2013 Franchisee of the Year at the company’s recent annual conference in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Recognized for her outstanding achievements during the past year, the award acknowledges Baker’s excellent ability to maintain strong client-coach relationships while also having a clear understanding of the important role she plays in helping her clients reach their desired Income, Lifestyle, Wealth and Equity goals.
"Kathryn has a strong understanding of the business world and she uses that knowledge to help improve the lives and businesses of the people in her community," said Brian Miller, chief operating officer of AdviCoach. "We want to recognize Kathryn for her dedication to the profession and to her clients. Kathryn is a true leader in our franchise system and a great role model for other coaches, this award couldn’t have gone to a better candidate."
Before buying her own AdviCoach franchise, Baker accumulated nearly 20 years of business development, sales, marketing, strategic planning, and organizational development experience. She worked with multi-million dollar organizations operating across a number of industries, including technology, industrial, manufacturing and retail. Baker’s background allows her to fully understand many of the challenges business owners face and, more importantly, how to think critically to solve them.
"From experience, I know how difficult it can be to feel completely responsible for every moving part of a business," said Baker. "AdviCoach has given me the opportunity to help entrepreneurs feel like they are not alone. Nothing is more rewarding than seeing measurable improvements in my client’s business lives, as well as their personal lives, and that is why I continue to coach."
Kathryn Baker can be reached at: (248) 613-1496, firstname.lastname@example.org, or http://mi.advicoach.com/.
With more than 25-years of experience in business coaching, AdviCoach® is the premier source for business coaching and advisory services customized for small to mid-size businesses (SMBs). The AdviCoach business model is designed to empower SMB owners to increase the productivity and value of their businesses through unique coaching methodologies and the deployment of "Rapid Impact Strategies," ultimately reaching long-term Income, Lifestyle, Wealth, and Equity goals. Part of Franchise Source Brands International™, AdviCoach and its sister company The Entrepreneur’s Source dominates the $1.5 billion industry with a commanding 33 percent of the business coaching and consulting franchise market in North America. For further information, visit http://www.advicoach.com/.
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