Forbes Profile: Dog Training Franchise Opportunity Attracts Rocket Scientist

April 19, 2019

Heather Gillihan, franchise owner of , in Trophy Club, Texas, a national indoor dog gym and training facility, was recently profiled on discussing her entrepreneurial journey from rocket scientist to Zoom Room franchisee. Written by author and founder of Jill Griffin Executive Learning, Jill Griffin, Gillihan’s story is included in her series of dynamic and ambitious female leader profiles.

Throughout this piece titled, “If You Want to Be Successful, Believe in Yourself and Shoot for The Moon,” Gillihan discusses her interesting career path and journey from childhood, to rocket scientist, to business ownership of a pet franchise. Gillihan’s path has taken her all over the world from working for the U.S. Army Space and Strategic Defense Command, to living abroad in Israel with her Husband.

“My husband began prompting me to consider what I wanted to do when we moved back to the states. He said, ‘This time, do what you're passionate about... dog training!’” states Gillihan. 

Coincidentally while Gillihan was at a standstill in her career, she saw a TV segment with the founder of Zoom Room discussing their brand and unique method of positive-reinforcement training. After finding out there were franchise opportunities, Gillihan took a leap of faith and has never looked back. Gillihan is coming on four years of successfully owning and operating Zoom Room Dog Training in , Texas, a bedroom community of Dallas.

To read the full article and learn more about Gillihan’s entrepreneurial journey to a Zoom Room dog training franchise, please visit: .

The Zoom Room celebrates responsible pet owners who love to train and socialize with their dogs to deepen the bonds of communication. They embrace positive dog training methods in a fun, friendly environment for working out with your dog. To learn more about Zoom Room, visit .

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Zoom Room currently operates locations across California, Texas, Washington and Virginia and is actively expanding to additional locations throughout the country. For more information about the Zoom Room franchise opportunity, visit .

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