Rosemarie Hartnett, CFE, president of Abraka-doodle Inc. was named by the International Franchise Association's Women's Franchise Committee to receive the Crystal Compass for outstanding leadership. Hartnett will be recognized as this year's recipient during the association's Annual Convention in Orlando.
Hartnett, is also the co-founder of Abrakadoodle, which is currently the largest U.S. based franchisor in children's art education services. Hartnett oversees all of Abrakadoodle's operations, franchise support, sales, growth initiatives and training services worldwide.
Harnett is also a member of the Institute of Certified Franchise Executives Board of Governors and is a well-known advocate for women in franchising. She has been a...