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October 27th, 2017 | Missouri Governor Greitans Appoints 30 Women to State Boards and Commissions

Office of Missouri Governor Eric Greitans | Little Sunshine’s Enterprises’ In-House Counsel, Mary Bozarth,

named to Child Abuse & Neglect State Board | READ

August 16th, 2017 | Little Sunshine’s Playhouse Named To Inc 5000 2017

Springfield News-Leader | by: Thomas Gounley | Little Sunshine’s Playhouse was named to the Inc 5000 2017

List of Fastest Growing Companies in America! | READ

May 15th, 2017 | Little Sunshine’s Playhouse Named To 2017 Dynamic Dozen

Springfield Business Journal | by: Eric Olson | Little Sunshine’s Playhouse named #2 on the Springfield Business Journal’s 2017 Dynamic Dozen List! | READ

December 30th, 2016 | Springfield Business Journal | 2017 40 Under 40 Class

Springfield Business Journal | by: SBJ Staff | Little Sunshine’s Playhouse CEO, Nicole Carr, named to the 2017 40 Under 40 Class! | READ

November 1st, 2016 | KSDK: Show Me St. Louis

KSDK | by: Jim Viehman | Jimmy V. visits Little Sunshine’s Playhouse, University City! | WATCH

June 6th, 2016 | Little Sunshine’s Playhouse to open in Alpharetta

North Fulton Herald | by: Kathleen Sturgeon | Little Sunshine’s Playhouse, Alpharetta franchisees, D.J. & Emily Fuchs, discuss bringing the magic of Little Sunshine’s to Georgia! | READ

July 21st, 2015 | The Benefits of Being a Company’s Executive, Franchisee and Customer | by: Katie Taylor | Little Sunshine’s Playhouse Chief Operations Officer, Nicole Carr, sits down to discuss owning a, being employed by and being a customer of Little Sunshine’s Playhouse! | READ

June 15, 2015 | Springfield Business Journal | 2015 Business Class

Springfield Business Journal | by: Kim W. Schumer| CEO and Founder, Rochette Dahler, was selected for the 2015 Business Class in Springfield, Missouri. | READ

May 22nd, 2015 | Five Minutes with a Local Mom: Rochette Dahler

Southwest Missouri MOMS | Little Sunshine’s founder and CEO, Rochette Dahler, sits down to talk through a day in her life! | READ 

March 23rd, 2015 | 2015 40 Under 40

Springfield Business Journal | by: Tresa McBee | Rochette Dahler, founder and CEO of Little Sunshine’s Playhouse, was selected as a 40 Under 40 businesswoman in Springfield, MO. This article delves into Rochette and Little Sunshine’s beginning days and how it became a thriving, national, business. | READ

2015 | East Valley Tribune Gilbert Arizona, Winner Best Childcare Center & Winner Best New Business categories


2015 | The Southlake Journal Reader’s Poll Southlake, Texas, Runner-Up Best Local Private School & Runner-Up Best Daycare categories


2015 | 417 Magazine Springfield, Missouri, Faces of 417-Land


2015 | Franchise Gator, Top 100 Franchises


October 29th, 2014 | Local companies recognized as some of the fastest growing in the country

Community Free Press | by: James Hanson | Little Sunshine’s Playhouse CEO sits down to discuss key to growth and success. | READ

2014 | Inc. 5000, 2014 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America


2013 | Springfield News-Leader Springfield, Missouri, Best of the Ozarks, Winner Best Child Care/Preschool


2012 | Franchise Publicity, Little Sunshine’s Playhouse Franchise


2012 | Springfield News-Leader Springfield, Missouri, Best of the Ozarks, Winner Best Child Care/Preschool


October 27th, 2012 | Little Sunshine’s Playhouse, Rochette Dahler

Top New Franchises | CEO Rochette Dahler explains her innovative childcare concept on the consumer level and describes the benefits for parents and children. | READ

October 27th, 2012 | Little Sunshine’s Playhouse, Rochette Dahler

Franchise Publicity | CEO Rochette Dahler focuses on the Little Sunshine’s Playhouse franchise opportunity she offers. | READ