From Patent Attorney to CertaPro Painters Franchisee, Woman Shines in Male-Dominated Business

by Nancy E Williams August 7, 2018 There are currently over 2,500 different categories of franchise businesses in the US today. That number can be overwhelming when trying to consider what type of business to purchase. While some people lean toward areas they are passionate about (e.g. Senior Care, Children’s…

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CertaPro Painters of Northwest Indiana Pursues Success in Northwest Indiana and Beyond!

WRITTEN BY:Alexis Jenkins—Jun. 28th2018 This Wednesday, CertaPro Painters of Northwest Indiana held their weekly production and 6-month forum meeting. As a developed business that has seen success both nationally and locally, CertaPro Painters uses these meetings as an opportunity to motivate its associates, celebrate success, and strive for continued growth…

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Former Cargill HR Executive Finds New Business a Colorful Change

BY JOE STUMPE May 31, 2018 11:16 AM Updated May 31, 2018 11:17 AM Ken Moldenhauer has gone from working for one of the biggest companies in the world to working for himself. And he’s fine with that, even if leaving Cargill wasn’t his decision. “I had a good run,…

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Milton Family Wins ‘Paintcation’

A Milton family returned from Turks and Caicos to a freshly-painted house. Scott and Jamie McIntosh are the winners of the CertaPro Painters® Paintcation sweepstakes. Their prize included an $8,000 travel voucher for a vacation and a freshly-painted house, courtesy of CertaPro Painters® of Oakville/Burlington. "I never thought I would…

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Rebounding from Tragedy, Family Paints a New Future

After 30 years working in the insurance brokerage business selling plans and consulting on their designs, John Fecile found himself facing the worst personal crisis a parent can face. In February 2011, his son Michael suffered a traumatic brain injury after falling four stories from his apartment balcony near Penn…

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Paint Business Beats Transatlantic Commute

For the first 20 years of his professional life, Oliver Guminski built a solid career working in New York City’s financial industry. “I was a stock and bond trader covering institutional clients in Europe,” explained Guminski, 54, a native of Germany who came to the U.S. in 1991 and moved to…

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With Trans-Atlantic Commute Behind Him, New Franchisee is Ready to Paint the Town

If you ever find yourself at a dinner party with Oliver Guminski, don’t even think about complaining about the terrible commute to the office you face each day. That’s because Guminski can top your story and then some. Let’s just say he’ll have the best story in the room. That’s…

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CertaPro Painters®

Twenty-five years. The years have sped by at a pace that feels like the complete antithesis of watching paint dry. Where CertaPro Painters® started couldn’t be farther from where it is, or better yet, where it is going. As it celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2017, it’s easy to see how CertaPro Painters®…

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