FOA Preferred Partners

Diamond Level Partners

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Emerald Level Partners
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Gold Level Partners
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Silver Level Sponsors

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Bronze Level Sponsors

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Jive, by LogMeIn, is a leading cloud-based, Unified Communications platform that combines traditional PBX hardware and service into a single hosted solution. It offers all of the advanced features of a traditional, enterprise PBX system and delivers over 80 Hosted VoIP features – all at a very affordable price.   
For more information, please call 385-240-3411 or email [email protected]. 

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Ricoh is the preferred document management vendor for Sylvan Learning Centers nationwide.  We are excited to be a part of the Sylvan family, and offer exclusive pricing only available to Sylvan franchisees.  As we look to the future, and as technology continues to progress, please contact Tobin Hafeli, (the global representative for Sylvan Learning Centers). Please feel free to contact Tobin by phone using (866) 229-9434 EXT: 41502 or click here to email Tobin to see what Ricoh can do to help streamline your day-to-day operations.

Marketing materials to promote your brand! Generate more inquires, build relationships and build your store with items imprinted with your Sylvan logo. Order today at  Great for local events, student incentives and prizes, teacher gifts and items for your Sylvan Store.  Choose from toys, bags, apparel, notepads, pens, sports themed items and much more! In stock items ship today if your order is received by 2:30 pm CST. 

Need even more ideas?  We have thousands of other items available at; at a minimum, FOA members will save an extra 10% off the already guaranteed low prices shown on Contact Sylvan customer service at 800-982-9109 or [email protected] for your special pricing.  As your branded merchandise partner, 4imprint has the resources and expertise to find the items that will fit your needs to promote your center! 

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Intrix has been part of the Sylvan family since 2010 and is the preferred payment services provider for Sylvan Learning Centers. We offer a variety of services for your franchise(s) including credit card, ACH and online payment options including Sylvan Clarity. As part of the FOA and the Sylvan family, Intrix offers members-only pricing available exclusively to Sylvan franchisees. More importantly, Intrix has become a trusted resource and solution provider for all of your payments related needs. Ask us about our newest mobile devices, EMV certified terminals or the latest fraud and risk mitigation tools and services available exclusively to Sylvan franchises. Our dedicated, experienced and US-based service professionals are ready to serve your needs so feel free to reach out to us at (720) 977-2000 and experience the Intrix difference. Call or click today

IsenTech Business Solutions provides a full range of IT services including; 1) New and Refurbished Dell Equipment and iPads, 2) Ongoing support services for all systems and applications 3) Copier/scanner/printers, Internet Service Provider, 4) Automated backups and much more.

Let IsenTech take care of your IT needs, so that you can take care of growing your business!  Contact Steve Isenberg: Ph: 678-363-6186; Email: [email protected]

Benefits for Sylvan FOA Members: 50% Off Initial Business Technology Analysis and 1st Month Free Ongoing Support Services Package.

Staples offers exclusive discounts on office supplies and printing through their Sylvan Learning Staples Advantage program.  CLICK HERE to print out the Staples informational flyer.

EASIER REGISTRATION –  To register for the program, contact [email protected] or call her at 888-224-3784, Option 3, x 2094877.

ADD YOUR OWN ITEMS - If you don’t see the items you regularly order, you can add them to the program by contacting [email protected]

ORDERING PRINT - Order printed projects online and pick it up in a Staples store or have it delivered. Sylvan has great prices for black and white and colored prints.

FURNITURE - To order Sylvan-approved furniture at negotiated pricing, contact [email protected]

DISCOUNT PRICING FOR OVERALL SAVINGS - All orders should be ordered through the Sylvan program on 

QUESTIONS? Contact [email protected], your Customer Success Consultant.

Sterling provides the most comprehensive background and identity services for the evolving global workforce and empowers organizations to make smarter, faster, safer hiring decisions. Sterling has pioneered background screening innovation for more than 40 years, serving over 25,000 customers and conducting more than 100 million annual screens.

Sterling and Sylvan Learning have partnered to bring you tailored screening packages at deeply discounted prices through SterlingNOW. SterlingNOW is the smart web-based solution, making it fast, easy and affordable to run thorough, high-quality background checks so you can build your best team and protect your brand! 

Visit   For more information, contact Alexiss Sylvester at [email protected].

Your Tuition Solution helps put students on a path to success by offering families budget-friendly payment plans. Your Tuition Solution has partnered with Sylvan since 2006 to ensure that cost is not a barrier to meeting a child’s educational needs. Families can complete a simple online application in minutes, which leads to an instant decision – all with no upfront payment or application fees. Applicants will see all the amounts, monthly payments, and rates they prequalify for, with no impact to their credit until they select a plan and move forward. 

For more information, please contact your dedicated Account Manager, Alisa Lipman via phone at (508) 768-1720 or email at 
[email protected].

Zipwhip provides easy-to-use text messaging software that allows you to start sending and receiving text messages with parents on the phone system and number you already use. Instead of getting a new phone system or phone number for texting, simply add texting to your centers' existing number.

In less than a day we will text-enable your center number so you can more effectively reach parents, eliminate hours of phone tag and reduce email volume. Increase your web inquiry conversion rate, boost referrals and save time scheduling appointments, Zipwhip will help with responsiveness and engagement.

Ryder Ryan
Ph: 206-816-3601
[email protected]

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American Signs is a customer centric company.  We put our clients and their signage needs first. We have years of experience installing signage across the U.S. in cities small and large.  Our experienced team focuses on maximizing your signage needs to municipal codes with a quality product at a competitive price.  American Signs stands by our word, hand shake and agreements with follow through and commitment.  We provide a service that keeps your best interest in mind.

Our services include project management, surveying, acquiring permits, landlord approvals, design, manufacturing, installation and maintenance.

Based in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, American Signs is a full service, licensed provider of exterior signage with over 18 years of experience. Our approach is to make sure that you get the sign you want while ensuring that all permitting and lease hold requirements are met. We manage the entire process, from design thru installation allowing you to concentrate on the needs of your business.

Our reputation in the industry has also allowed us to establish a national network of affiliate sign professionals that meet our high standards of excellence to meet any client need anywhere in the U.S. for installation and service of new and existing locations.

Kathy Pittman: (972) 633-3700 ext. 102  
Email: [email protected]

Cushman & Wakefield (NYSE: CWK) is a leading global real estate services firm that delivers exceptional value for real estate occupiers and owners. Cushman & Wakefield is among the largest real estate services firms with 48,000 employees in approximately 400 offices and 70 countries. In 2017, the firm had revenue of $6.9 billion across core services of property, facilities and project management, leasing, capital markets, valuation and other services. To learn more, visit or follow @CushWake on Twitter. 

Cushman & Wakefield provides full service guidance and representation when negotiating or renegotiating Sylvan center lease agreements.  Rushed negotiations generally benefit landlords, not tenants.  View this sample Transaction Timeline so that you are prepared.  You can also view this Sylvan Corporate Flyer on leasing requirements.

For more information, contact David Feldman at (443) 367-4007 or [email protected]

Intermarket Insurance…
Sylvan Franchisees since 1998, with over 300 centers insured!

Intermarket Insurance Agency has partnered with Sylvan to meet all your business insurance needs. Intermarket is the nation’s premier Supplemental Education Insurance provider! We offer broad, comprehensive coverage along with competitive pricing through our EXCLUSIVE PROGRAM, meeting all your Sylvan Insurance Requirements!

Henry Olszewski, President
Ph: (631) 421-2424, Ext. 300



Payroll and HR Outsourcing You Can Depend On

Eliminate the time-consuming chore of payroll administration with expert, confidential services from Paychex. Cost-effective payroll, HR and employee benefit solutions give you:

  • Reduce liability and save time on your payroll taxes
  • Create efficiencies with integrations with popular systems like QuickBooks
  • Streamline your hiring process with integrated, electronic employee onboarding (new hire paperwork) and background checks
  • Fast, reliable, and personal customer service

Please contact Nick Russell with any questions. 
Phone: 585-626-3719
Email: [email protected]

Expert support. Advanced resources. Quick, affordable shipping and the best brands at the best prices: It’s what sets us apart from others in the industry, and what you’ll experience (plus so much more) when you partner with School Outfitters for your furniture and equipment. It’s what we’re proud to call the S.O. Difference.


TFC Tuition is a respected leader in student tuition financing, and has been providing tuition management services to schools nationwide for nearly 50 years. TFC’s program allows each Sylvan partner the ability to customize payment plans for their location, and to enroll more students by being able to offer affordable payments for every parent, regardless of credit. TFC’s technology platform provides a user-friendly portal for access to a client dashboard and all reports, and streamlines tuition receivables with credit bureau reporting, auto pay options and dedicated in-house customer service representatives for you and your parents.

For more information and additional benefits, please contact Stacy Carney directly at 925.498.2510 or [email protected].

Reward students with products they want! Click here to join the FOA and receive your 20% corporate discount off published Oriental Trading Company prices and free shipping on orders $125 and over. Fun Express is the corporate subsidiary of Oriental Trading Company, the nation's largest direct merchant of value-priced arts and crafts, games and activities, party supplies, toys and novelties, and a leading provider of school supplies.