1 Meet Our Team
Lisa Parise, Vice President
Lisa Parise joined Wee Watch in 2016 and quickly become an active part in the development of the successful Wee Watch Brand. Lisa is hands-on managing the company’s business operations and is lead on Franchisee relations. Lisa has over 30 years of business experience with progressively senior roles in strategy development and implementation in Financial Services, as well as Sales and Sales Management, her deep business acumen is invaluable to the franchisees.
In her role with Wee Watch, Lisa has oversight of the Operations, Policy, Marketing and Training functions of Wee Watch and is the primary liaison with the Ministry of Education. Since joining Wee Watch, Lisa has been selected for participation on numerous advisory committees with the Ministry of Education. With the onset of the Canada-wide Early Years Childcare Plan in 2022 , Lisa is currently sits on Stephen Lecce’s Advisory committee and works closely with Franchisees and the municipalities on the implementation of this program.
Terry Fullerton – President, Owner, Founder
Terry is an accomplished entrepreneur and visionary sales and marketing executive with exceptional proficiency in marketing strategy formulation and a proven track record of exponentially growing businesses. In his 30 plus year career of corporate and entrepreneurial business experience he has founded new companies and held Senior Executive Management positions in sales and marketing. He is a proven achiever, excelling in driving sales to new records with portfolios in the hundreds of thousands to billions.
As the Founder of Wee Watch, he conceived and developed the franchise business model and led the company to be the successful achievement it is today. He continues to provide the strategic direction and leadership to ensure on-going profitability and growth. With his entrepreneurial acumen, Terry has also founded / partnered in 2 more companies. “Grade Expectations Learning Centres” was another franchise business model that was launched in 1992. The company grew to 25 Franchise locations and was sold in 1998. From 1994-1999, “GT Access Media” was established as a publishing company.
In addition to his entrepreneurial achievements, Terry has worked in Executive Sales positions with Fidelity Investments, TD Asset Management and most recently with Sentry Investments. At TD, Terry led a team of over 100, driving processes and effecting positive change. Under his leadership, the company has achieved highest gross sales in the TD Mutual Fund history of $4.2B in 2010 eclipsing the previous record of $2.7B. The 2nd highest was $3.3B in 2014.
Purchasing a Franchise with Wee Watch fit my goal of running my own business from home while being available to my school aged children. The Head Office helped with marketing tools and techniques and by following their model, I have successfully been able to grow my business while still being an involved stay-at-home mom.– Cheryl Fillion, franchisee since 2007