Director of Franchise Development
T.J. Kissane’s career in franchising started shortly after his college graduation in May of 2009. After graduation TJ began working as an Operations Manager and Trainer for the largest office and franchise owner in the Jan-Pro system. After honing his skills and wearing several different hats in the local franchise, TJ was promoted to the National Accounts team at the corporate office. It is in National Accounts that TJ got his first taste of sales. After fulfilling several different roles inside the corporate team; including Director of Training, TJ was appointed General Manager of a company owned market for the newly created residential cleaning brand, Maid Right in December of 2014. Over the last two plus years of direction under TJ’s management the company owned store increased profits by over 60% as well as increased unit franchise sales by over 50%.
Today TJ is the Director of Franchise Development at Franchise FastLane and the Brand Manager for Critter Control.
TJ is passionate about franchising and helping others achieve their dream of business ownership He firmly believes that his experience in running a company owned market and working closely with other franchise owners on day to day operations of their business is what gives him the ability to provide real world coaching and guidance to help others realize their dream of starting their own business.