Happy Birthday to us- 7 years of Mess Around
September is a BIG month for Mess Around- it’s when we celebrate our birthday and 2019 we are hitting our seventh year of messy play fun. We celebrate across the country with our Big Birthday Bash messy play events with birthday themed fun.
We knew when Mess Around began back in 2012 that the business had potential and we are so thrilled that Mess Around has gone from strength to strength. Check out some of the highlights from our last seven years:
September 2012 Mess Around was launched with term time weekly sessions.
2013 – 1 year – Krissy Monaghan took over the business as director in September
2014 – 2 years – The Scotland tour – Krissy ran events in Skye, Fort William, Inverness, Elgin and Aberdeen. Recruited our first pilot franchises in Inverness, Skye and Aberdeenshire & moray – Aberdeenshire & Moray is still in operation now. We re branded, built a new website and set about spreading the word of mess around!
2015 – 3 years –Krissy moved back to England and started the tour of midlands, running events in Solihull, Daventry, Coventry, Worcester, Gloucester, Telford, Stoke on trent, Milton Malsor, Warwick, Stratford Upon Avon, North London, Rugby, Cheltenham , Derby plus more locations with the aim of introducing mess around further.
In September 2015 three new franchsiees were launched- Cheshire South Manchester, Worcestershire and North Somerset.
2016 – 4 years – 2016 was the big year of growth. Krissy teamed up with a digital marketing company to update the website, branding etc and we recruited several new franchises launching across the UK.
2017 – 5 years – Messberaver and the Mess Box were launched. We attended the Geronimo festival and continued to recruit new leaders.2018 – 6 years – Slime Lab is launch and we had our first visit to Kidtropolis. We had a newly designed website and started utilising Facebook adverts for recruitment
2019 – 7 years – At year 7 we have been shortlisted for several awards, launched an E-learning and Resource websites for our franchisees. We attended Carfest for the first time and welcomed 14 new franchise leaders to the family
If you’re looking for your next challenge then we would love to hear from. This year is going to be an exciting year for the business and we would love you to join us on our journey.
To discover more about Mess Around and whether we are right for you. Visit our website and download a prospectus.
Don’t hesitate to get in touch or join us on our Mess Around journey to discover more.