The 2019 Irish Franchise Awards were hosted in Clontarf Castle on Friday September 27th, where the internationally renowned Bricks 4 Kidz franchise was announced as the winner of Ireland’s Best Children’s Franchise Award.
The annual awards ceremony, which is organised by the Irish Franchise Association, recognises excellence in franchising and celebrates the outstanding achievements of businesses and individuals in the Irish franchise sector.
Bricks 4 Kidz is a global educational play business, which teaches the principles of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM), to 3-13 year olds, using LEGO®. With a presence in 45 countries worldwide, the concept has experienced phenomenal growth since it was introduced into the Irish market by Karl Fitzpatrick in 2015.
With franchisees now operating across 19 counties, Bricks 4 Kidz proprietary curriculum and vast array of revenue streams has enabled the ever-increasing franchise network to build a sustainable business in their territory.
Speaking about the award win, the Master Franchisee for Bricks 4 Kidz in Ireland, Karl Fitzpatrick, stated “This is a prestigious award for Bricks 4 Kidz to win and I view this as the ultimate recognition for Bricks 4 Kidz, as the premier children’s franchise in Ireland. I have no doubt that this endorsement from The Irish Franchise Association will further accelerate the growth of the brand throughout the country.”