Angela Coté
Franchise Growth Catalyst

As a Franchise Growth Catalyst, Angela helps franchisors create exponential growth, twice as fast, with half the effort… while having fun.  But she can’t do it alone!  Here are some of the rockstars on the angela COTE Inc. team.


Justin Waltz
Master Facilitator

Justin joins forces with Angela to deliver energetic, results driven off-site sessions for franchise companies’ corporate teams and franchisees.  Justin’s and Angela came together over their passion for franchisee performance and profitability, and they share the unique and valuable background of having been on both the franchisor and franchisee side of the franchise equation.

As a speaker, author, franchise operations specialist and experienced facilitator, Justin wears many hats on the angela COTE Inc. team.  Together they offer a variety of rockstar services for everything from disruption techniques so brands can stay innovative to maximizing franchise profitability through franchise peer performance groups.

Isabelle Mercier-Turcotte
Brand Strategist

If you’re signed up for Angela’s Exponential Growth Tip, you’ve heard probably her talk about how important it is to be clear on what sets you apart from your competition.

Meet Isabelle, rockstar brand strategist on the angela COTE Inc. team.  As one of North America’s Top Small Business Influencers, best-selling author, TEDx speaker and TV show host, Isabelle helps franchise clients of angela COTE Inc. peel back the layers and get to the heart of their brand foundation, so they can communicate it loud and clear to achieve exponential growth. As a result of working with angela COTE Inc. and accessing Isabelle’s genius, franchisor clients build infectious and impactful brands, businesses and lives.

Nikki Thibodeau
Director of Client Happiness

Nikki’s superpowers come out when she is in a support role, which for Angela includes everything from helping with email, scheduling and invoicing, to making sure she doesn’t have her shirt on inside out (unless that is how the cool kids are wearing it).  She has an incredible toolbelt to help support both Angela and her clients from administration to graphics! She is full of energy and creativity, and is the glue that holds this team together.



Sandra Graham
Systems Specialist

Sandra’s superpowers come out when she is nerding out on all things related to setting up systems and processes for a business. With a keen eye for detail and an ability to see the “bigger picture” Sandra knows how to build winning systems. Sandra is here to help franchisors and franchisees develop strong processes that help businesses:

  • Deliver exceptional customer service

  • Hire employees that achieve consistent results

  • Build a team that leads from within

  • Increase operational efficiency, saving time and money

  • Create and maintain a standard of excellence that represents your brand