College Nannies & Tutors Opens Cary Storefront


Cary, NC — After four years of proven success, the Cary franchise of College Nannies & Tutors is opening its first storefront tutoring center in September.

SAT Prep and More

The center, located at 1244 NW Maynard Road, will provide on-site, one-on-one tutoring for grades K-12 plus SAT/ACT prep. The new location will be a hot spot for learning, from early basics to AP courses and college prep; the office will also serve as a placement and training center for nannies.

New Storefront

The center is scheduled to open on September 17, 2014 and tutor schedules are already filling up. College Nannies and Tutors meets with each of its new students and their parents in order to match them with the best possible tutor for their subject, considering their strengths and weaknesses, learning styles, and personality. This Complete Family Approach for customized personal tutoring has been extremely successful. The business currently employs over 55 tutors and nannies.

College Nannies and Tutors

College Nannies & Tutors is the nation’s largest resource for customized nanny & tutor services for college-bound students. The company is based in Wayzata, Minnesota and has 81 offices nationwide.

Local owners Greg and Linda Tarsa of Cary started their office in 2010 and have been extremely pleased with positive reception it has received in the community. Greg explains, “We started our business during a downturn in the economy, and it has been a great experience providing employment for us and others during this time. Now as things are growing, it’s the perfect time to open a Learning Center to provide more families with the best possible services.”

Founder and CEO of College Nannies & Tutors, Joe Keeley, said that “Greg and Linda have been terrific stewards of the College Nannies and Tutors brand and we are thrilled that they taking the next step in growing their business by opening a learning center. They are fulfilling our purpose of Building Stronger Families, one customer at a time, and a retail-based location will expand their reach and help them service additional families and students.”

Local Pirates Help Cary Business to Open First Tutoring Center

The Learning Center will open with a “Bang” on September 27th 1:00pm. The event will feature a pirate theme complete with Blackbeard the Pirate, a group of musical pirates, and a treasure chest of value that contains prizes and coupons. Blackbeard will be present to offer some living history about the lives of pirates along the North Carolina coast.

The Motley Tones, a musical entertainment group known at pirate festivals all over the Mid-Atlantic region for their maritime songs, will entertain the adults and children. There will be face painting and games for kids and families to play. In addition, there will be ‘treasures’ raffled off every hour for parents and kids alike.

Parents searching for customized tutoring with a great reputation and convenient location don’t need to search any longer! X indeed marks the spot at the new College Nannies + Tutors Learning Center at the corner of NW Maynard and High House Roads in Cary. Parents, students, and teachers are welcome to come to the Grand Opening or stop by any time to see the facility and talk with staff members.

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Story by Lindsey Chester. Photo by Hal Goodtree.