Crinda Francke, President and CEO of ExecuTrain, brings over 30 years of rich experience to the training and development industry. Graduating with a BBA in Business Administration from the University of Kentucky in 1990, Crinda initially embarked on her career as a computer analyst and accountant. In 1994, she transitioned into the role of sales manager for ExecuTrain of Lexington.
A pivotal moment in Crinda’s journey occurred in 1997 when she acquired the existing Lexington franchise. This marked the beginning of her leadership as President and CEO of ExecuTrain. Demonstrating her strategic vision, Crinda expanded her influence by acquiring the Louisville operation in 2000. More recently, she successfully finalized the buy-out of ExecuTrain United States, solidifying her position as a trailblazing leader in the industry.
Crinda’s impact extends beyond acquisitions; her work has touched thousands of Kentucky organizations, playing a key role in designing, planning, and delivering their employee training programs. Her passion lies in helping individuals and companies realize their full potential.
Acknowledged for her exceptional contributions, Crinda has earned multiple awards within the ExecuTrain system. A crowning achievement came in 2012 when she was recognized as the Woman Business Owner of the Year by the Lexington Chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners, solidifying her legacy as a leader and advocate for excellence in the field.
Since our establishment in 1984, ExecuTrain has been a trailblazer in professional training, sculpting the skills and expertise of over 12 million individuals across diverse business sectors. Originating from a single location in Georgia, where we initially offered instructor-led courses in desktop software productivity, we proudly evolved into the world’s first international training company in 1995. Our commitment to innovation led us to introduce self-paced multimedia training, revolutionizing learning experiences for companies globally.
Today, ExecuTrain Corporation, a woman-owned company, stands as a trusted Subject Matter Expert (SME) for Fortune 500 companies, specializing in training management, course design, and project staffing, particularly within the health-care industry. Recognizing the paramount importance of effective training management systems, we ensure seamless delivery and assessment collection while providing a repository for essential documents and resources. Our hallmark lies in our dedication to tailored, customized, and targeted solutions. As of 2020, ExecuTrain Corporation proudly operates as a solely owned company, with Crinda Francke, our first female President and CEO since inception, at the helm.
Having successfully navigated the dynamic business landscape, we celebrate the remarkable achievement of being in business for over three decades. Our custom course development guarantees a personalized approach, eliminating learning gaps among your employees. Additionally, our project staffing services are meticulously crafted to address sudden workload increases, offering on-the-floor support to maintain your business operations seamlessly during critical situations.
At ExecuTrain, we foster a “can-do” culture, renowned for our solutions-oriented approach. Our valued clients repeatedly choose us for our client-focused mindset, adaptability to their evolving needs, and our fearlessness in making necessary changes to achieve success. Crinda Francke, President and CEO of ExecuTrain Corporation, encapsulates our ethos: “I learned the ‘can-do’ attitude at a very young age and have since incorporated it into everything I do. I believe this is what constitutes our success at ExecuTrain.”
Experience the excellence of our training programs designed to propel you forward! Rooted in a commitment to experience, tenacity, and customized excellence, ExecuTrain, now proudly marking over three decades in business and led by our first female CEO, is your partner in continual growth and success.
At ExecuTrain, we are dedicated to cultivating a culture of continuous learning and professional growth. Our mission is to empower individuals and organizations through innovative talent management platforms, personalized training programs, and the development of essential skills. We believe in harnessing the unique potential of each employee, providing a dynamic and customized learning experience that fosters excellence. Committed to ‘Moving You Forward,’ we aspire to be the catalyst for personal and professional advancement, ensuring that our clients and their teams thrive in an ever-evolving landscape. Together, let’s shape a future where talent is maximized, skills are honed, and success is achieved collaboratively.
Embrace a fervor for training excellence, unparalleled quality, and exceptional customer service. Our commitment is to deliver the ultimate learning experience to professional users, working collaboratively with their organizations to achieve excellence.
Demonstrate an unwavering commitment to customer satisfaction by attentively listening to their needs. Operate as a unified global entity, harmonizing efforts to meticulously design, develop, and deliver products and services that cater to the unique requirements of our clients worldwide.
Cultivate ExecuTrain as the premier workplace within our industry, prioritizing the growth of our employees and the prosperity of our business. Our focus is on creating an environment that fosters personal and professional development.
Champion respect for individuals, facilitate open communication, and uphold the highest level of integrity across our organization. These values form the foundation of a culture that promotes trust, collaboration, and ethical conduct at every level.
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