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The Most Capable Support Team in Franchising

When franchisors look to fill their field support roles, they look for 3 things. 1. Someone who had owned their own business. 2. An individual who has specific industry experience. 3. Individuals with an intimate understanding of franchising. Most organizations try to build their support team with people who have 2 out of 3 of these characteristics.

Every member of the SpeedPro Field Consultant team has all 3!

Not only has every SpeedPro Field Consultant owned and operated a SpeedPro Imaging Studio, they’ve been trained how to work with business owners to help them achieve their personal goals.

  • Paul Perovich

    Paul Perovich

    Field Consultant

    Paul brings to SpeedPro Imaging over 25 years of management and technology experience with Hewlett-Packard and Agilent Technologies; he held a variety of senior program and project management, product management, and business development roles at these companies prior to joining SpeedPro. He received his BSEE/MSEE from Gonzaga University and holds his PMP certification from the Project Management Institute. In his spare time, Paul is a youth soccer coach and USSF licensed referee.

  • Paul Reinhardt & Annette Vernon

    Paul Reinhardt & Annette Vernon

    Field Consultant

    Annette brings more than 20 years of experience in strategic program and project management to her role at SpeedPro Imaging. A early Sun Microsystems employee, her responsibilities over the years included overseeing customer briefing programs, sales support programs, and corporate events. She holds an MA in Mathematics from SUNY Potsdam. Paul's diverse career includes film, video, and live event production; corporate marketing and business development roles at Sun Microsystems and Sony; and Executive Director for the Mobile DTV Alliance and SD Card Association. He attended UC Berkeley and Santa Clara University School of Business and received his B.A. from Trinity College in Hartford, CT. Paul and Annette enjoy cooking, travel, and tennis.

  • Bruce Plush

    Bruce Plush

    Field Consultant

    Bruce, a graduate of Branch College NYC, brings 13 years’ experience as Regional Manager in the staffing industry. Bruce is a huge USC fan, enjoys spending time with his family, and skydiving.

  • Steve Phelps

    Steve Phelps

    Field Consultant

    Steve graduated from Cal State Los Angeles with a B.A. in business administration. Steve's high-level relational sales background of more than 20 years ensures continued franchise growth at both the Corporate and Studio level. He has been involved with SpeedPro Imaging since its inception in 2003. Steve enjoys spending time with his family.

  • Mike & Denise Retherford

    Mike & Denise Retherford

    Field Consultant

    Mike and Denise Retherford have owned their Orlando based studio since 2010. Mike brings more than 35 years of leadership and management experience to SpeedPro Imaging. He has held C-level positions at several organizations, in addition, he was a CEO coach for several years. He is a decisive leader, with a proven ability to dramatically increase operating results and profitability of businesses.

    Mike and Denise are both graduates of the University of Iowa. In addition, Mike received an Executive MBA from the Darden Business School.

  • Borg & Anne Siburg

    Borg & Anne Siburg

    Field Consultant

    Borg is a West Point graduate and began his career as an Army officer, first stationed in Korea and then later at Ft. Bragg, NC. An M.S. in Systems Engineering from the University of Arizona led him into the world of consulting. He also spent time in manufacturing as a manufacturing engineering manager and operations manager. His last role prior to joining the SpeedPro family was Director of eCommerce at DHL Express. Ann likes to say her background is eclectic. Following a degree in chemistry from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, she also became an Army officer stationed at Ft. Bragg, where she met and married Borg. Following the Army, she spent time as a chemical engineer and earned an MBA. Borg and Ann have 5 children and joined SpeedPro in 2009.

  • Don Neder

    Don Neder

    Field Consultant

    Don has spent his career in sales and marketing roles with the 25 years prior to Speedpro focused on the technology industry. From owning an Entre Computer Center in Lafayette, LA to over 15 years with Compaq Computer Corporation where he was responsible for helping small businesses sell and market Compaq Computers to the Public Sector market. In his final role before opening a Speedpro Imaging location in Norcross, GA, Don led the Georgia Public Sector team for Unisys Corporation. Don has volunteered for the Boy Scouts, as a youth baseball coach and for various school organizations and activities with an emphasis on nonprofit organizations that focus on family and children. In 2008 Don first opened his Speedpro location in Norcross and recently celebrated the beginning of their 9th year in business.

  • Gina Skeim

    Gina Skeim

    Field Consultant

    Gina is the Director of Business Support for SpeedPro Imaging, where she focuses on assisting new franchises owners with the Kickstart program and a smooth onboarding for their business and operating in an efficient manner, providing initial studio training, and facilitating ongoing business support programs. She has 5 years of experience operating the successful Denver Studio and 8 years’ experience as a Regional Developer to serve the entire SpeedPro network. Gina comes to SpeedPro with experience in lead and manager roles in the medical field, including department manager of a multi-site hospital facility. She received her degree in respiratory therapy from Ohlone College in Fremont, California. Gina enjoys spending time with her family.

  • Bruce Benson

    Bruce Benson

    Field Consultant

    Bruce brings 16 years of experience with Precision Industries, where he held the position of Regional Vice President. A graduate of Northwestern College with a B.A. degree, he enjoys golf and water skiing.

  • Tom Curry

    Tom Curry

    Field Consultant

    Tom is a graduate of SMU, where he received his B.S. degree. He previously worked for YUM Brands (Taco Bell, Pizza Hut) as the Director of Information and Technology. Prior to that, he was the Division Manager for E.D.S. Tom enjoys camping and reading.

  • Steve Fernandes

    Steve Fernandes

    Field Consultant

    Steve received a BSEE from the University of Notre Dame as well as an MBA from University of Texas. He brings 17 years of experience from Motorola, holding positions of both Director of Marketing and Director of Operations. In his spare time, Steve enjoys spending time with his family.

  • Mark Estes

    Mark Estes

    Field Consultant

    Mark attended the University of Maryland, where he received his B.S. His experience includes being a partner of J & M Gemini and Vice President/Global Tech Manager of Novar, England.

  • Sean McCarthy

    Sean McCarthy

    Field Consultant

    Prior to opening SpeedPro Imaging's first location in Wisconsin, Sean spent the last 19 years with Research Products Corporation in various sales & marketing positions. After graduating from MATC in Madison, WI Sean started with Research Products as an outside sales person in Memphis, TN. He then held a number of Product Management positions focusing on new product development, advertising, promotions & overall brand development. The last 8 years he was the National Sales Manager for Research Products, responsible for over 50 direct sales people & regional managers throughout North America.

  • David Sperry

    David Sperry

    Field Consultant

    Dave received his B.S. from Oregon State University. Before joining SpeedPro, Dave worked for Campbell Soup Co., where he served as Director of the National Customer Team. Prior to that, he was President of California Day Fresh Food, a division of Chiquita, as well as General Manager of Chiquita Fresh Cut, Ohio. Dave enjoys spending time with his family, as well as a good game of golf.

  • Richard & Lynn Arrington

    Richard & Lynn Arrington

    Field Consultant

    Rich has 25 years of management experience with The Bank of New York Mellon and Mellon Bank—here he held a variety of senior management roles, including CEO of Mellon Leasing and Executive Vice President / Head of Credit Underwriting, Global Institutional Banking, International Banking, Corporate Banking, Loan Products and Portfolio Management. He received his B.S. from Brigham Young University and an MBA from New York University. In his spare time, Rich enjoys spending time with his family and golfing. Lynne is a CPA and has worked for Marsh & McLennan and Arthur Young. She has volunteered with local government, non-profit, and religious organizations. When she is not working, she golfs or shops with her daughters. She prefers to golf.

  • John Dalton

    John Dalton

    Field Consultant (Westchester, Manhattan, Putnam, Orange, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster and Dutchess Counties)

    John has 25 years of pharmaceutical sales, sales management, and training experience with Pfizer and Warner-Lambert, where he was the Senior District Sales Manager and developed sales teams for the NY Metropolitan area. John was also the Regional Sales Manager for a contract with Boehringer-Ingelheim pharmaceuticals to develop and launch a new sales team for the Northeastern United States. Prior to Pfizer, John has experience in sales of electro-optical equipment for OEM applications and as a Clinical Laboratory Manager for a major NYC Medical Center. He received his B.S. from Wagner College, NY in Laboratory Medicine and is Board Certified as a Medical Technologist. John received his MBA in Business Management from Pace University, NY.

  • Scott Schoner

    Scott Schoner

    Field Consultant

    Scott graduated from Gettysburg College with a B.A. in business administration, and also holds an MBA from Rutgers University. He was involved in the startup of a wireless company, Corporate Telecom. Scott built it into a successful operation and ran the business for 17 years before selling in 2005. It is his experience in building a business and a brand that Scott has brought to SpeedPro Imaging. Scott enjoys travel and his involvement in Rotary.

  • Nick & Bohdan Yaremko

    Nick & Bohdan Yaremko

    Field Consultant

    Prior to joining the SpeedPro family, Nick spent 20 years at Johnson & Johnson, where he held leadership positions in R&D, project management, sales and marketing, and corporate strategic development. His most recent position was Associate Director of Strategic Business Improvement in the Pharmaceutical sector. Nick is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt, lean manufacturing expert, and holds nine U.S. and foreign patents in medical diagnostics. He received his B.S.in Electrical Engineering from The Cooper Union School of Engineering in NYC, and M.S. from Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, NJ. Nick is joined by his son, Bohdan (Dan), who comes to SpeedPro from Absolut Spirits, where he was IT Manager for the entire US organization. Prior to this, Dan was senior IT consultant at the Rockefeller Group. He graduated from Cooper Union with a B.S. in Electrical Engineering. He is an avid photographer, and in his spare time he supports the Children of Chornobyl Relief and Development Fund.

  • Gary & Nancy Yenser

    Gary & Nancy Yenser

    Field Consultant

    Gary and Nancy come to SpeedPro after successful careers in the information technology services industry. An accomplished executive, Gary spent the majority of his career at Electronic Data Systems (EDS), developing new business and building teams to support enterprise clients in the manufacturing, government services, telecommunications, healthcare, and financial services industries. A native of the Philadelphia area, Gary graduated from Rutgers University with a degree in Computer Science. Nancy grew up in York, Pennsylvania and graduated from Penn State University with a degree in Computer Science, followed by a successful consulting career with Shared Medical Systems (SMS). Gary and Nancy now reside in Memphis, TN, but have also called Melbourne, Australia, Northern Virginia, Baltimore, and Seattle home. Most weekends they can be found supporting their sons on the soccer sidelines or at other sporting activities.

  • Bill & Brad Jones

    Bill & Brad Jones

    Field Consultant

    Bill brings 43 years of military and professional service experience to his role at SpeedPro Imaging. A graduate of Ohio University with an Executive MBA from William & Mary, Bill is a C-Level Executive, CPA, as well as a CGMA. He enjoys golf, the outdoors, travel, and spending time with his grandchildren in his free time. Brad has 10 years of small business management experience as well as 5 years of sales and marketing experience. A graduate of Ohio University, Brad enjoys family, running, adventure racing, and the outdoors in his free time.

  • Ward Martin

    Ward Martin

    Field Consultant

    Ward brings to SpeedPro over 10 years of experience as an investment banker with Morgan Keegan & Co, as well as private equity experience with a focus on multi-unit franchising and master development. Ward graduated from University of North Carolina, where he received his B.A. When not at work, he enjoys his family and fishing.

  • Don Neder

    Don Neder

    Field Consultant

    Don has spent his career in sales and marketing roles with the 25 years prior to Speedpro focused on the technology industry. From owning an Entre Computer Center in Lafayette, LA to over 15 years with Compaq Computer Corporation where he was responsible for helping small businesses sell and market Compaq Computers to the Public Sector market. In his final role before opening a Speedpro Imaging location in Norcross, GA, Don led the Georgia Public Sector team for Unisys Corporation. Don has volunteered for the Boy Scouts, as a youth baseball coach and for various school organizations and activities with an emphasis on nonprofit organizations that focus on family and children. In 2008 Don first opened his Speedpro location in Norcross and recently celebrated the beginning of their 9th year in business.

  • Borg & Anne Siburg

    Borg & Anne Siburg

    Field Consultant

    Borg is a West Point graduate and began his career as an Army officer, first stationed in Korea and then later at Ft. Bragg, NC. An M.S. in Systems Engineering from the University of Arizona led him into the world of consulting. He also spent time in manufacturing as a manufacturing engineering manager and operations manager. His last role prior to joining the SpeedPro family was Director of eCommerce at DHL Express. Ann likes to say her background is eclectic. Following a degree in chemistry from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, she also became an Army officer stationed at Ft. Bragg, where she met and married Borg. Following the Army, she spent time as a chemical engineer and earned an MBA. Borg and Ann have 5 children and joined SpeedPro in 2009.
  • Tom Curry

    Tom Curry

    Field Consultant

    Tom is a graduate of SMU, where he received his B.S. degree. He previously worked for YUM Brands (Taco Bell, Pizza Hut) as the Director of Information and Technology. Prior to that, he was the Division Manager for E.D.S. Tom enjoys camping and reading.
  • Steve Fernandes

    Steve Fernandes

    Field Consultant

    Steve received a BSEE from the University of Notre Dame as well as an MBA from University of Texas. He brings 17 years of experience from Motorola, holding positions of both Director of Marketing and Director of Operations. In his spare time, Steve enjoys spending time with his family.
  • Paul Reinhardt & Annette Vernon

    Paul Reinhardt & Annette Vernon

    Field Consultant

    Annette brings more than 20 years of experience in strategic program and project management to her role at SpeedPro Imaging. A early Sun Microsystems employee, her responsibilities over the years included overseeing customer briefing programs, sales support programs, and corporate events. She holds an MA in Mathematics from SUNY Potsdam. Paul's diverse career includes film, video, and live event production; corporate marketing and business development roles at Sun Microsystems and Sony; and Executive Director for the Mobile DTV Alliance and SD Card Association. He attended UC Berkeley and Santa Clara University School of Business and received his B.A. from Trinity College in Hartford, CT. Paul and Annette enjoy cooking, travel, and tennis.
  • Bruce Plush

    Bruce Plush

    Field Consultant

    Bruce, a graduate of Branch College NYC, brings 13 years’ experience as Regional Manager in the staffing industry. Bruce is a huge USC fan, enjoys spending time with his family, and skydiving.
  • Steve Phelps

    Steve Phelps

    Field Consultant

    Steve graduated from Cal State Los Angeles with a B.A. in business administration. Steve's high-level relational sales background of more than 20 years ensures continued franchise growth at both the Corporate and Studio level. He has been involved with SpeedPro Imaging since its inception in 2003. Steve enjoys spending time with his family.
  • Gina Skeim

    Gina Skeim

    Field Consultant

    Gina is the Director of Business Support for SpeedPro Imaging, where she focuses on assisting new franchises owners with the Kickstart program and a smooth onboarding for their business and operating in an efficient manner, providing initial studio training, and facilitating ongoing business support programs. She has 5 years of experience operating the successful Denver Studio and 8 years’ experience as a Regional Developer to serve the entire SpeedPro network. Gina comes to SpeedPro with experience in lead and manager roles in the medical field, including department manager of a multi-site hospital facility. She received her degree in respiratory therapy from Ohlone College in Fremont, California. Gina enjoys spending time with her family.
  • Gina Skeim

    Gina Skeim

    Field Consultant

    Gina is the Director of Business Support for SpeedPro Imaging, where she focuses on assisting new franchises owners with the Kickstart program and a smooth onboarding for their business and operating in an efficient manner, providing initial studio training, and facilitating ongoing business support programs. She has 5 years of experience operating the successful Denver Studio and 8 years’ experience as a Regional Developer to serve the entire SpeedPro network. Gina comes to SpeedPro with experience in lead and manager roles in the medical field, including department manager of a multi-site hospital facility. She received her degree in respiratory therapy from Ohlone College in Fremont, California. Gina enjoys spending time with her family.
  • Scott Schoner

    Scott Schoner

    Field Consultant

    Scott graduated from Gettysburg College with a B.A. in business administration, and also holds an MBA from Rutgers University. He was involved in the startup of a wireless company, Corporate Telecom. Scott built it into a successful operation and ran the business for 17 years before selling in 2005. It is his experience in building a business and a brand that Scott has brought to SpeedPro Imaging. Scott enjoys travel and his involvement in Rotary.
  • Mike & Denise Retherford

    Mike & Denise Retherford

    Field Consultant

    Mike and Denise Retherford have owned their Orlando based studio since 2010. Mike brings more than 35 years of leadership and management experience to SpeedPro Imaging. He has held C-level positions at several organizations, in addition, he was a CEO coach for several years. He is a decisive leader, with a proven ability to dramatically increase operating results and profitability of businesses.

    Mike and Denise are both graduates of the University of Iowa. In addition, Mike received an Executive MBA from the Darden Business School.

  • Ward Martin

    Ward Martin

    Field Consultant

    Ward brings to SpeedPro over 10 years of experience as an investment banker with Morgan Keegan & Co, as well as private equity experience with a focus on multi-unit franchising and master development. Ward graduated from University of North Carolina, where he received his B.A. When not at work, he enjoys his family and fishing.
  • Tom Curry

    Tom Curry

    Field Consultant

    Tom is a graduate of SMU, where he received his B.S. degree. He previously worked for YUM Brands (Taco Bell, Pizza Hut) as the Director of Information and Technology. Prior to that, he was the Division Manager for E.D.S. Tom enjoys camping and reading.
  • David Sperry

    David Sperry

    Field Consultant

    Dave received his B.S. from Oregon State University. Before joining SpeedPro, Dave worked for Campbell Soup Co., where he served as Director of the National Customer Team. Prior to that, he was President of California Day Fresh Food, a division of Chiquita, as well as General Manager of Chiquita Fresh Cut, Ohio. Dave enjoys spending time with his family, as well as a good game of golf.
  • Bruce Benson

    Bruce Benson

    Field Consultant

    Bruce brings 16 years of experience with Precision Industries, where he held the position of Regional Vice President. A graduate of Northwestern College with a B.A. degree, he enjoys golf and water skiing.
  • Tom Curry

    Tom Curry

    Field Consultant

    Tom is a graduate of SMU, where he received his B.S. degree. He previously worked for YUM Brands (Taco Bell, Pizza Hut) as the Director of Information and Technology. Prior to that, he was the Division Manager for E.D.S. Tom enjoys camping and reading.
  • Steve Fernandes

    Steve Fernandes

    Field Consultant

    Steve received a BSEE from the University of Notre Dame as well as an MBA from University of Texas. He brings 17 years of experience from Motorola, holding positions of both Director of Marketing and Director of Operations. In his spare time, Steve enjoys spending time with his family.
  • David Sperry

    David Sperry

    Field Consultant

    Dave received his B.S. from Oregon State University. Before joining SpeedPro, Dave worked for Campbell Soup Co., where he served as Director of the National Customer Team. Prior to that, he was President of California Day Fresh Food, a division of Chiquita, as well as General Manager of Chiquita Fresh Cut, Ohio. Dave enjoys spending time with his family, as well as a good game of golf.
  • Steve Fernandes

    Steve Fernandes

    Field Consultant

    Steve received a BSEE from the University of Notre Dame as well as an MBA from University of Texas. He brings 17 years of experience from Motorola, holding positions of both Director of Marketing and Director of Operations. In his spare time, Steve enjoys spending time with his family.
  • Scott Schoner

    Scott Schoner

    Field Consultant

    Scott graduated from Gettysburg College with a B.A. in business administration, and also holds an MBA from Rutgers University. He was involved in the startup of a wireless company, Corporate Telecom. Scott built it into a successful operation and ran the business for 17 years before selling in 2005. It is his experience in building a business and a brand that Scott has brought to SpeedPro Imaging. Scott enjoys travel and his involvement in Rotary.
  • Gina Skeim

    Gina Skeim

    Field Consultant

    Gina is the Director of Business Support for SpeedPro Imaging, where she focuses on assisting new franchises owners with the Kickstart program and a smooth onboarding for their business and operating in an efficient manner, providing initial studio training, and facilitating ongoing business support programs. She has 5 years of experience operating the successful Denver Studio and 8 years’ experience as a Regional Developer to serve the entire SpeedPro network. Gina comes to SpeedPro with experience in lead and manager roles in the medical field, including department manager of a multi-site hospital facility. She received her degree in respiratory therapy from Ohlone College in Fremont, California. Gina enjoys spending time with her family.
  • Gina Skeim

    Gina Skeim

    Field Consultant

    Gina is the Director of Business Support for SpeedPro Imaging, where she focuses on assisting new franchises owners with the Kickstart program and a smooth onboarding for their business and operating in an efficient manner, providing initial studio training, and facilitating ongoing business support programs. She has 5 years of experience operating the successful Denver Studio and 8 years’ experience as a Regional Developer to serve the entire SpeedPro network. Gina comes to SpeedPro with experience in lead and manager roles in the medical field, including department manager of a multi-site hospital facility. She received her degree in respiratory therapy from Ohlone College in Fremont, California. Gina enjoys spending time with her family.
  • Tom Curry

    Tom Curry

    Field Consultant

    Tom is a graduate of SMU, where he received his B.S. degree. He previously worked for YUM Brands (Taco Bell, Pizza Hut) as the Director of Information and Technology. Prior to that, he was the Division Manager for E.D.S. Tom enjoys camping and reading.
  • Bruce Benson

    Bruce Benson

    Field Consultant

    Bruce brings 16 years of experience with Precision Industries, where he held the position of Regional Vice President. A graduate of Northwestern College with a B.A. degree, he enjoys golf and water skiing.
  • Scott Schoner

    Scott Schoner

    Field Consultant

    Scott graduated from Gettysburg College with a B.A. in business administration, and also holds an MBA from Rutgers University. He was involved in the startup of a wireless company, Corporate Telecom. Scott built it into a successful operation and ran the business for 17 years before selling in 2005. It is his experience in building a business and a brand that Scott has brought to SpeedPro Imaging. Scott enjoys travel and his involvement in Rotary.
  • Mark Estes

    Mark Estes

    Field Consultant

    Mark attended the University of Maryland, where he received his B.S. His experience includes being a partner of J & M Gemini and Vice President/Global Tech Manager of Novar, England.
  • Richard & Lynn Arrington

    Richard & Lynn Arrington

    Field Consultant

    Rich has 25 years of management experience with The Bank of New York Mellon and Mellon Bank—here he held a variety of senior management roles, including CEO of Mellon Leasing and Executive Vice President / Head of Credit Underwriting, Global Institutional Banking, International Banking, Corporate Banking, Loan Products and Portfolio Management. He received his B.S. from Brigham Young University and an MBA from New York University. In his spare time, Rich enjoys spending time with his family and golfing. Lynne is a CPA and has worked for Marsh & McLennan and Arthur Young. She has volunteered with local government, non-profit, and religious organizations. When she is not working, she golfs or shops with her daughters. She prefers to golf.
  • John Dalton

    John Dalton

    Field Consultant (Westchester, Manhattan, Putnam, Orange, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster and Dutchess Counties)

    John has 25 years of pharmaceutical sales, sales management, and training experience with Pfizer and Warner-Lambert, where he was the Senior District Sales Manager and developed sales teams for the NY Metropolitan area. John was also the Regional Sales Manager for a contract with Boehringer-Ingelheim pharmaceuticals to develop and launch a new sales team for the Northeastern United States. Prior to Pfizer, John has experience in sales of electro-optical equipment for OEM applications and as a Clinical Laboratory Manager for a major NYC Medical Center. He received his B.S. from Wagner College, NY in Laboratory Medicine and is Board Certified as a Medical Technologist. John received his MBA in Business Management from Pace University, NY.
  • Nick & Bohdan Yaremko

    Nick & Bohdan Yaremko

    Field Consultant

    Prior to joining the SpeedPro family, Nick spent 20 years at Johnson & Johnson, where he held leadership positions in R&D, project management, sales and marketing, and corporate strategic development. His most recent position was Associate Director of Strategic Business Improvement in the Pharmaceutical sector. Nick is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt, lean manufacturing expert, and holds nine U.S. and foreign patents in medical diagnostics. He received his B.S.in Electrical Engineering from The Cooper Union School of Engineering in NYC, and M.S. from Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, NJ. Nick is joined by his son, Bohdan (Dan), who comes to SpeedPro from Absolut Spirits, where he was IT Manager for the entire US organization. Prior to this, Dan was senior IT consultant at the Rockefeller Group. He graduated from Cooper Union with a B.S. in Electrical Engineering. He is an avid photographer, and in his spare time he supports the Children of Chornobyl Relief and Development Fund.
  • Ward Martin

    Ward Martin

    Field Consultant

    Ward brings to SpeedPro over 10 years of experience as an investment banker with Morgan Keegan & Co, as well as private equity experience with a focus on multi-unit franchising and master development. Ward graduated from University of North Carolina, where he received his B.A. When not at work, he enjoys his family and fishing.
  • David Sperry

    David Sperry

    Field Consultant

    Dave received his B.S. from Oregon State University. Before joining SpeedPro, Dave worked for Campbell Soup Co., where he served as Director of the National Customer Team. Prior to that, he was President of California Day Fresh Food, a division of Chiquita, as well as General Manager of Chiquita Fresh Cut, Ohio. Dave enjoys spending time with his family, as well as a good game of golf.
  • Richard & Lynn Arrington

    Richard & Lynn Arrington

    Field Consultant

    Rich has 25 years of management experience with The Bank of New York Mellon and Mellon Bank—here he held a variety of senior management roles, including CEO of Mellon Leasing and Executive Vice President / Head of Credit Underwriting, Global Institutional Banking, International Banking, Corporate Banking, Loan Products and Portfolio Management. He received his B.S. from Brigham Young University and an MBA from New York University. In his spare time, Rich enjoys spending time with his family and golfing. Lynne is a CPA and has worked for Marsh & McLennan and Arthur Young. She has volunteered with local government, non-profit, and religious organizations. When she is not working, she golfs or shops with her daughters. She prefers to golf.
  • Tom Curry

    Tom Curry

    Field Consultant

    Tom is a graduate of SMU, where he received his B.S. degree. He previously worked for YUM Brands (Taco Bell, Pizza Hut) as the Director of Information and Technology. Prior to that, he was the Division Manager for E.D.S. Tom enjoys camping and reading.
  • Richard & Lynn Arrington

    Richard & Lynn Arrington

    Field Consultant

    Rich has 25 years of management experience with The Bank of New York Mellon and Mellon Bank—here he held a variety of senior management roles, including CEO of Mellon Leasing and Executive Vice President / Head of Credit Underwriting, Global Institutional Banking, International Banking, Corporate Banking, Loan Products and Portfolio Management. He received his B.S. from Brigham Young University and an MBA from New York University. In his spare time, Rich enjoys spending time with his family and golfing. Lynne is a CPA and has worked for Marsh & McLennan and Arthur Young. She has volunteered with local government, non-profit, and religious organizations. When she is not working, she golfs or shops with her daughters. She prefers to golf.
  • Gina Skeim

    Gina Skeim

    Field Consultant

    Gina is the Director of Business Support for SpeedPro Imaging, where she focuses on assisting new franchises owners with the Kickstart program and a smooth onboarding for their business and operating in an efficient manner, providing initial studio training, and facilitating ongoing business support programs. She has 5 years of experience operating the successful Denver Studio and 8 years’ experience as a Regional Developer to serve the entire SpeedPro network. Gina comes to SpeedPro with experience in lead and manager roles in the medical field, including department manager of a multi-site hospital facility. She received her degree in respiratory therapy from Ohlone College in Fremont, California. Gina enjoys spending time with her family.
  • Ward Martin

    Ward Martin

    Field Consultant

    Ward brings to SpeedPro over 10 years of experience as an investment banker with Morgan Keegan & Co, as well as private equity experience with a focus on multi-unit franchising and master development. Ward graduated from University of North Carolina, where he received his B.A. When not at work, he enjoys his family and fishing.
  • Gary & Nancy Yenser

    Gary & Nancy Yenser

    Field Consultant

    Gary and Nancy come to SpeedPro after successful careers in the information technology services industry. An accomplished executive, Gary spent the majority of his career at Electronic Data Systems (EDS), developing new business and building teams to support enterprise clients in the manufacturing, government services, telecommunications, healthcare, and financial services industries. A native of the Philadelphia area, Gary graduated from Rutgers University with a degree in Computer Science. Nancy grew up in York, Pennsylvania and graduated from Penn State University with a degree in Computer Science, followed by a successful consulting career with Shared Medical Systems (SMS). Gary and Nancy now reside in Memphis, TN, but have also called Melbourne, Australia, Northern Virginia, Baltimore, and Seattle home. Most weekends they can be found supporting their sons on the soccer sidelines or at other sporting activities.
  • Tom Curry

    Tom Curry

    Field Consultant

    Tom is a graduate of SMU, where he received his B.S. degree. He previously worked for YUM Brands (Taco Bell, Pizza Hut) as the Director of Information and Technology. Prior to that, he was the Division Manager for E.D.S. Tom enjoys camping and reading.
  • Steve Fernandes

    Steve Fernandes

    Field Consultant

    Steve received a BSEE from the University of Notre Dame as well as an MBA from University of Texas. He brings 17 years of experience from Motorola, holding positions of both Director of Marketing and Director of Operations. In his spare time, Steve enjoys spending time with his family.
  • Mark Estes

    Mark Estes

    Field Consultant

    Mark attended the University of Maryland, where he received his B.S. His experience includes being a partner of J & M Gemini and Vice President/Global Tech Manager of Novar, England.
  • Bill & Brad Jones

    Bill & Brad Jones

    Field Consultant

    Bill brings 43 years of military and professional service experience to his role at SpeedPro Imaging. A graduate of Ohio University with an Executive MBA from William & Mary, Bill is a C-Level Executive, CPA, as well as a CGMA. He enjoys golf, the outdoors, travel, and spending time with his grandchildren in his free time. Brad has 10 years of small business management experience as well as 5 years of sales and marketing experience. A graduate of Ohio University, Brad enjoys family, running, adventure racing, and the outdoors in his free time.
  • Paul Perovich

    Paul Perovich

    Field Consultant

    Paul brings to SpeedPro Imaging over 25 years of management and technology experience with Hewlett-Packard and Agilent Technologies; he held a variety of senior program and project management, product management, and business development roles at these companies prior to joining SpeedPro. He received his BSEE/MSEE from Gonzaga University and holds his PMP certification from the Project Management Institute. In his spare time, Paul is a youth soccer coach and USSF licensed referee.
  • Scott Schoner

    Scott Schoner

    Field Consultant

    Scott graduated from Gettysburg College with a B.A. in business administration, and also holds an MBA from Rutgers University. He was involved in the startup of a wireless company, Corporate Telecom. Scott built it into a successful operation and ran the business for 17 years before selling in 2005. It is his experience in building a business and a brand that Scott has brought to SpeedPro Imaging. Scott enjoys travel and his involvement in Rotary.
  • Bill & Brad Jones

    Bill & Brad Jones

    Field Consultant

    Bill brings 43 years of military and professional service experience to his role at SpeedPro Imaging. A graduate of Ohio University with an Executive MBA from William & Mary, Bill is a C-Level Executive, CPA, as well as a CGMA. He enjoys golf, the outdoors, travel, and spending time with his grandchildren in his free time. Brad has 10 years of small business management experience as well as 5 years of sales and marketing experience. A graduate of Ohio University, Brad enjoys family, running, adventure racing, and the outdoors in his free time.
  • Sean McCarthy

    Sean McCarthy

    Field Consultant

    Prior to opening SpeedPro Imaging's first location in Wisconsin, Sean spent the last 19 years with Research Products Corporation in various sales & marketing positions. After graduating from MATC in Madison, WI Sean started with Research Products as an outside sales person in Memphis, TN. He then held a number of Product Management positions focusing on new product development, advertising, promotions & overall brand development. The last 8 years he was the National Sales Manager for Research Products, responsible for over 50 direct sales people & regional managers throughout North America.
  • Gina Skeim

    Gina Skeim

    Field Consultant

    Gina is the Director of Business Support for SpeedPro Imaging, where she focuses on assisting new franchises owners with the Kickstart program and a smooth onboarding for their business and operating in an efficient manner, providing initial studio training, and facilitating ongoing business support programs. She has 5 years of experience operating the successful Denver Studio and 8 years’ experience as a Regional Developer to serve the entire SpeedPro network. Gina comes to SpeedPro with experience in lead and manager roles in the medical field, including department manager of a multi-site hospital facility. She received her degree in respiratory therapy from Ohlone College in Fremont, California. Gina enjoys spending time with her family.

The Highest Support Ratio in Franchising

In franchising it’s common for franchisors to have 1 Field Consultant for every 20-40 franchise business owners. This may work from a “Check in the Box” perspective but it certainly is ineffective in having a strong level of interaction and a steady flow of communication. Support is crucial for business success.

At SpeedPro Imaging, we have an average Field Consultant ratio of 1 Field Consultant to every 5 franchise business owners. This means you get plenty of one on one personal attention while you're learning the ropes and extensive time planning the future.

How we consult with you to achieve your personal objectives.

We know you have personal goals you're going to achieve through the results of business ownership. Your field consultants will meet with you to help you construct a business plan for your studio based on your goals:

  • Income

  • Lifestyle

  • Elimination of Debt

  • Equity

  • Wealth

Once your Field Consultant understands where you're at and where you want to be, in achieving your goals, they can work with you to “close the gap”. This is a continual process of evaluating, learning and growing. We’ll be with you every step of the way.

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    Bruce Benson - Former Precision Instruments Executive

    "I have always wanted to own my own business, but was used to working for a company. Joining SpeedPro was the best move I have ever made. I can't wait to get to my studio each day."

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    Steve Fernandes - Former Senior Motorola Executive

    "I investigated virtually every business to business franchise out there. SpeedPro is the strongest, B2B franchise-bar none. My SpeedPro franchise is growing every day and I love bringing on new customers and growing the business."

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    Steve Wells - Executive, IT Industry

    "I chose SpeedPro because it had a lot of really great processes and [the ability to] leverage other owners to get my business off the ground. I joined SpeedPro because it was the sense of family that I got whenever I talked to anybody SpeedPro related."

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    Bruce Plush - Former Corporate Recruiting Executive

    "Frankly, after researching SpeedPro I can't imagine anyone not joining this company! At every turn, this business model is superior to any other business to business franchise out there."

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    Steve Moran-Cassese - Sr. Director, Event Marketing

    "What drew me to SpeedPro was the high quality and revolutionizing the [large format printing] industry. I didn't think I wanted to get into the printing business, but when I learned of the model, I really liked the quality and service focus."

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    Dave Higgins - Regional Branch Manager, Veterinary Supply

    "The biggest advantage of being part of SpeedPro is you have the ability to tap into so many other people that have been successful - the Fastrack system when we started allowed me to quickly get my business up and running and to be profitable before I even opened my doors."

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    Gary Yenser - Director/GM for HP

    "The principal thing that attracted me to SpeedPro was the other owners in the system. We have 120+ owners... and there is a lot of power in that. They're accessible, they share ideas, experiences, tough times and good times... and that has been a life line as we have progressed. I was looking to get more flexibility in my lifestyle so I could spend more time with my family. I also always wanted to take a shot and try to build my own business. SpeedPro offered me that opportunity."

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    Scott Schoner - President/Founder Telecom Company

    "My favorite thing about SpeedPro is the flexibility of owning my own business - the harder I work, the more successful I am. I have flexibility with my family and kids and I enjoy that what I create is mine. The reason people buy into the SpeedPro network is because of the power of the brand, the other owners and the system that we have."

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