October 05, 2016 // Franchising.com // Roanoke VA - Kinderdance International Inc, a leader in developmental dance, gymnastics and fitness programs for young children, announces expansion under Kinderdance India Area Developer, Kirthana Ramarapu. Kinderdance of India has signed franchise agreement with Vruchika Jain and Pragya Mittal operating in Surat India.
Vruchika Jain holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration and completed her MBA in finance from Gujarat Technological University. Vruchika was so impressed by the “total child program” and teaching methods of Kinderdance that she left her job to pursue a career with Kinderdance.
Pragya Mittal holds a Bachelor’s degree from Veer Narmad South Gujarat University and completed her Masters MBA in finance, 2016 from Gujarat Technological University. Pragya searched for a business opportunity that blended movement and education. She found Kinderdance and liked the way Kinderdance provides education through the dance and movement.
“Both Vruchika and Pragya have successfully completed their training and are now certified to teach Kinderdance programs to young children in India” says Kirthana Ramarapu.
Kirthana is the executive director for Learning Parachute and the Kinderdance International India Area Developer and Franchise owner. Her love for education and passion for dance motivated her to work with young children. Kirthana purchased her franchise in 2009 and in a few years has become a “Top Kinderdance Producer and Leader”. Ms. Ramarapu has been awarded “Rookie of the Year”, in 2013 and “Franchisee of the Month” in 2012 and 2014. Since starting her business she has been continually growing her sales, student enrollment and expanding to different areas of India with sub franchises.
“It’s wonderful to be expanding Kinderdance across India. For young children, movement, music and dance are natural tools for fitness, learning and communicating while expressing their feelings,” says Kinderdance Vice President, Karen Maltese.
Kinderdance®, established in 1979 is a worldwide recognized dance, gymnastics and fitness program for children age’s two to twelve. Their 139 Franchisees currently teach over 12,000 children weekly at over 800 various locations in 30 states including DC and 12 countries.
Kinderdance® places emphasis on building self-confidence and self-esteem in children through learning to share, lead, interact and respond to others’ needs as well as their own. The programs incorporate the arts, movement, education, music, fitness and the fun of learning into a young child’s life while helping in the worldwide fight against childhood obesity.
The company offers their educational movement programs on site to child-care centers, recreational centers, churches, fitness centers, corporate child care, community centers, military bases, public and private schools and many other viable locations.
For more information on Kinderdance® please contact Richard Maltese at 1-800-554-2334 or visit their website at www.kinderdance.com.
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