Challenge Island In The News

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Entrepreneur Magazine: `10 Low-Cost Franchises You Can Start from Home Right Now

June 17, 2020

Atlanta Business Chronicle: Sharon Estroff Teacher turned “Accidental” CEO, gathers STEAM

June 7, 2020

Franchise Dictionary Magazine Q & A with Challenge Island Founder and CEO Sharon Duke Estroff M.A.T.

May 26, 2020

Challenge Island was featured in the May issue of Franchise Dictionary Magazine!

May 4, 2020

World’s #1 STEM Enrichment Franchise Challenge Island® Holds Nationwide Events in Recognition of National STEM/STEAM Day

November 11, 2019

Stem Steam Challenge – Channel 2 News

November 9, 2019

Challenge Island® Receives 2019 Best of St. Petersburg Award

September 5, 2019

Challenge Island® Ranked one of the Fastest-Growing Franchises by Entrepreneur Magazine

March 29, 2019

Former Epstein Teacher Leads Franchise 500 Challenge Island

February 15, 2019

Challenge Island® Ranked #307 Overall And #1 STEM / STEAM Franchise In Entrepreneur Magazine’s 2019 Franchise 500®

February 7, 2019

Franchise Dictionary Magazine: Challenge Island Ranked One of the Fastest Growing Franchises by Entrepreneur Magazine

February 7, 2019

Children to learn art of peaceful protest at UNICEF event

September 26, 2018

Check out what happens when a local news team stops by to see Challenge Island in action at the corner of Engineering & Imagination!

August 8, 2018

Best Educational Products for Elementary Aged Kids – 2018

July 14, 2018

Summer gets slimy on Coastside

July 12, 2018

Sharon Estroff, CEO of Challenge Island, listed as one of the top 100 influencers who rule the franchise world

June 11, 2018