Meet Aimee Savard

Franchise Owner of MakerKids Leaside

Aimée has 15 + years’ of experience working with children’s, education, and technology brands in the public relations and marketing communications industry. Her expertise spans strategic planning, creative storytelling, media relations, event planning and management. She’s also an industry awards judge for the Canadian Public Relations Society. Aimée is a passionate arts and education enthusiast. As a mother of two young children, she saw a need to inspire STEM learning in a really fun, creative and useful way, and that’s why she’s opening MakerKids Leaside!


Meet Massimo Banzi

CEO of Arduino; on MakerKids Board of Advisors


“MakerKids is a cool place where it’s cool to be smart.”

Meet Carlos Contreras

Director of Education at Intel


Franchising is one of the simplest ways to start your own business. Owning a franchise takes the guesswork out of starting a business by providing you with a system to support you. Owning your own franchise is still a lot of work, but our Home Office team will be with you every step of the way. Our goal is to support our franchise partners completely, throughout every step of the business lifecycle.

Accreditations, Awards & Recognitions

Check out some of MakerKids’ recent awards!

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