Shelly is the CEO and Founder of BrightStar Care. BrightStar Care® is a premium healthcare staffing company providing the full continuum of care, from homecare to supplemental staffing for corporate clients such as nursing homes and physicians. Shelly served as the International Franchise Association (IFA) Chairwoman 2017–2018, was named IFA 2009 Entrepreneur of the Year, and is a Certified Franchise Executive. BrightStar has nearly 340 locally owned and operated franchises across the US.
- Please share your career journey and lessons you’ve learned along the way
- What does the home health care industry look like right now?
- How are you bringing something different to the market? What makes BrightStar Care different?
- How has COVID-19 affected your business? What have you done to continue to thrive?
- Why do you believe franchising a good business venture for women?