Berry Fowler founded Sylvan® Learning Centers in 1979 which grew from a concept to the nation ’s leading provider of supplemental education to school-age children. One thousand learning centers have helped over 4,000,000 students to succeed.
In 1992, Berry acquired a child development company with 2 locations in the Pacific Northwest and created The Little Gym® International Inc.. Since then the company has grown to over 300 franchises operating in 28 countries. Both companies have been ranked among the Top 100 Best Franchise Companies in the World by Entrepreneur Magazine.
In 2008, Berry co-founded a coach training company that quickly became the world’s leader in providing training for life coaching online and certification. Since then, Berry and his team have trained and certified over 6,000 successful graduates worldwide. Now, through the Fowler International Academy of Professional Life Coaching, Berry is continuing to set the standard in life coach training by providing his students with the next generation in professional coaching curriculum, more life coaching tools than ever before and expanded support to graduates. .
In 2012, Berry created the Fowler School of Business and Executive Coaching to offer Master Level Certification to experienced individuals interested in earning their Certified Master Business Credential (MBC).
Berry is the author of the successful Return from Krypton: Rational Steps to Entrepreneurial Success a book he wrote specifically for the small business owner and fledgling entrepreneurs. He is an in-demand professional business and keynote speaker, a Certified Professional Coach and Master Business Coach.
Berry has been featured in scores of prominent magazines and newspapers including The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Newsweek, Success, USA Today, and The New York Times. In addition, he has been a guest on the Today Show, World Business Review, and many other television programs.
Above all, Berry Fowler is recognized as one of the world’s leading educational entrepreneurs and a true genius in creating educational curriculums, life coach training programs and more. His programs are practical, unique and effective.