Huntington Learning Center Adds Franchising Leader Anderson Chand as Senior Vice President of Franchise Development
Company Creates New Leadership Position to Reach Their Goal of Doubling Centers
ORADELL, N.J. - Dec. 17, 2018 // PRNewswire // - Huntington Learning Center, the nation's leading K-12 tutoring and test prep provider with more than 300 locations nationwide, announced today that Anderson Chand has been named senior vice president of franchise development. Chand has spent the past 20 years in both franchisor and franchisee roles and will use his wealth of expertise to help the company to double the number of centers over the next few years.
"I was immediately attracted to Huntington Learning Center because of their mission to provide every student the best education possible," said Anderson Chand. "As the spouse of a special education teacher and father of a special needs child, I have always believed education is one of the greatest assets to a community. I look forward to expanding our services to more areas and helping even more children succeed."
Most recently, he was the chief operating officer for Popbar, a frozen dessert franchisor that has locations in the U.S., Canada, Panama, Portugal, Singapore and Russia. He has also been responsible for nearly 1,200 franchise units as senior director of operations for Edible Arrangements International for the U.S. and Canada. Chand started his career on the franchisee side with food and beverage providers in airports including Taco Bell, KFC and Pizza Hut.
"Anderson's illustrious career will be a tremendous asset to our team," said Eileen Huntington, CEO and co-founder of Huntington Learning Center. "He has been deeply ingrained in many facets of the franchising industry and we are excited to learn from him and grow our presence across the country."
Founded in 1977, Huntington Learning Center began franchising in 1985 and today has 300 locations nationwide. Huntington Learning Center offers competitive initial franchise fees and total upfront investing, as well as franchise financing options, flexibility through part-time startup and comprehensive training and support for franchisors.
About Huntington Learning Center
Huntington Learning Center is the nation's leading tutoring and test prep provider. Its certified teachers provide individualized instruction in phonics, reading, writing, study skills, elementary and middle school math, Algebra through Calculus, Chemistry and other sciences. It preps for the SAT and ACT, as well as state and standardized exams. Huntington programs develop the skills, confidence and motivation to help students succeed and meet the needs of Common Core State Standards. Huntington is accredited by Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and Western Association of Schools and Colleges. Founded in 1977, Huntington's mission is to give every student the best education possible. Learn how Huntington can help at www.HuntingtonHelps.com.
SOURCE Huntington Learning Center