SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., October 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Assisted Living Locators CEO Angela Olea was named “50 Women of Wonder” in the annual edition of Franchise Dictionary Magazine, honoring outstanding franchisers who make a difference with their brands. The October issue of the magazine and the special section on “Women in Franchising” are available here.

Women are shaking up the franchise space, and it’s exciting!” Alesia Visconti, CEO of Franchise Dictionary Magazine. “By implementing the culture and understanding the importance of everyone feeling valued, women are able to get their teams engaged and implement innovative ideas to succeed. Our ’50 Women of Wonder’ are fran-tastic, talented, strong and dynamic! We are honored and thrilled to celebrate their powerful contributions!”

Founder of the nation’s first senior placement franchise, Olea is an accomplished leader in the senior care industry. A registered nurse, she originally started assisted living in response to aging patients having unnecessary hospital readmissions and a lack of community support.

As CEO of Assisted Living Locators, Olea grew the company into one of the nation’s largest senior placement and referral franchisors, with 140 franchise offices in 36 states and the District of Colombia.

“It’s an honor to be included alongside so many inspiring leaders in today’s franchise industry,” Olea said. “I work with a strong corporate team and an incredible network of franchisees. Their dedication to helping grow and promote the Assisted Living Locators brand has allowed us to become the leading senior placement and referral service that we are today.” today.”

About Assisted Living Locators

Assisted Living Locators is one of the nation’s largest senior placement and referral services. With more than 140 franchisees in 36 states and the District of Colombia, local aged care advisors provide a free service to help you find top-notch quality home care, independent retirement options, supported independent living communities and memory care . Founded in 2006 as the first placement and referral franchise for seniors, Assisted Living Locators is now part of the Executive Home Care family, with private equity backing from The Riverside Company. Assisted Living Locators is listed in the 2021 Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500® publish. The company has also been named to the Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. To learn more, visit:

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