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FASTSIGNS International Recognized at 2019 Franchising Gives Back Celebration & Awards Dinner

FASTSIGNS International, Inc. was recently recognized in the annual International Franchise Association (IFA) Franchising Gives Back Initiative during the Franchising Gives Back Celebration and Award Dinner. Through Franchising Gives Back, the IFA recognizes members who have given back to their communities in both large and small ways, seeking out the most innovative community support and charitable programs, and then sharing those practices with the entire franchise community through an annual ...

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Neighborly Names Brad Stevenson Chief Development Officer

- Stevenson assumes responsibilities of retiring Executive Vice President Robert Tunmire -
Neighborly, the world's largest franchisor of home service brands, announced yesterday the appointment of Brad Stevenson as the company's new Chief Development Officer, effective immediately.
In his new role, Stevenson will be responsible for developing and implementing the strategic direction of North American franchise development for 13 Neighborly franchise brands. These duties were previously ...

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Restoration 1 Observes Fire Prevention Week by Educating Families on Fire Safety

- Restoration 1 locations around the United States observe Fire Prevention Week with a free Fire Safety Plan and Fire Safety Awareness infographic -
Fire prevention and fire safety are serious issues. For Fire Prevention Week this year, Restoration 1 is making available a Fire Safety Plan for download. Additionally, they have created a Fire Safety Awareness infographic to provide this information in an easily shareable format.
Observed annually since 1922, Fire Prevention Week is ...

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The Alternative Board (Worldwide) names Louie Beaupre Chief Operating Officer

Louie Beaupre has been appointed Chief Operating Officer of The Alternative Board (TAB), a leading professional business service franchise.
Beaupre joins the international headquarters with over thirty years franchise experience having worked with multiple category leading business-to-business franchise concepts. In this newly created role, Beaupre hopes to accelerate the growth of TAB's domestic and international network, and further improve unit economics of the company's franchise ...

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Assisted Living Locators Shares Tools, Knowledge at National Convention, Honors Top Performing Franchisees

Assisted Living Locators, a national senior referral and placement service franchisor, hosted over 100 of its franchisees from around the country for the company's annual convention, held Oct. 3-4 at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, TN. Leading experts in sales building and networking shared their insight and top performing franchisees were also honored at the event.
"Our national convention provides a forum for our franchisees to exchange information, discuss ...

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AtWork Group Opens New Office in Mid-Town Manhattan

- Leading staffing franchise expands national footprint into New York City metro area -
AtWork Group, a rapidly growing national staffing franchise, announced today the opening of its new office in Mid-Town Manhattan, establishing the company's presence within the New York City metro area. The franchise location is owned and operated by experienced human resources leader LaTonia Pouncey and will offer staffing solutions to New York City, Edison, Piscataway, Woodbridge, New Jersey and ...

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AtWork Group Opens New Office in Houston Area

- Leading staffing franchise expands national footprint into Northwest Houston area -
AtWork Group, a rapidly growing national staffing franchise, announced today the opening of its new office in the Houston, Texas area, extending the company's presence within the greater Houston metro. The franchise location is owned and operated by staffing industry veteran Raven Watson and will offer staffing solutions to Northwest Houston, Cypress, Sugarland, Katy and surrounding communities.
"With ...

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ONE Cannabis' Exhibits New Retail Brand, Unity Rd., at The Franchise Canada Show

- Company Representatives Talk New Brand and Franchise Opportunities in Cannabis at Booth No. 416 -
ONE Cannabis Group ("ONE" or "the Company") will be debuting its new retail brand—Unity Rd.—for the first time at a franchise expo this weekend at The Franchise Canada Show in Toronto.
Taking place October 5 & 6 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. EDT at Enercare Centre (Hall C; Exhibition Place Toronto), the Franchise Canada Show is the official show of the Canadian Franchise Association (CFA). It ...

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Town Square to Celebrate Inaugural Location with Ribbon-Cutting Event

- Local and State Dignitaries Welcome Interactive Adult Enrichment Center to the Baltimore Community -
Today, Senior Helpers, the nation's premier provider of in-home senior care, announced the unveiling of the first Town Square, an innovative adult day enrichment center tailored towards senior citizens, including those with Alzheimer's and dementia. The company will hold an official ribbon-cutting event to welcome the company's inaugural location to the Baltimore area on Wednesday, October ...

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FASTSIGNS International, Inc. Educates the Next Generation by Endorsing Sign Manufacturing Day 2019

FASTSIGNS International, Inc., a leading sign and visual communications franchisor, is an official endorser of Sign Manufacturing Day 2019, which takes place on October 4th. With more than 700 sign and visual graphics centers in nine countries, FASTSIGNS® joins organizations across the United States to celebrate the diversity of manufacturing and teach future generations about the variety of careers in this industry.
In honor of Sign Manufacturing Day 2019, FASTSIGNS inspires the next ...

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FASTSIGNS Signs Franchise Development Agreement To Open First Center In Tracy, California

- New Location Will Be Owned and Operated by Local Military Veterans Danielle and Juan "Johnny" Miranda, Jr. -
FASTSIGNS International, Inc., franchisor of FASTSIGNS, the leading sign, graphics and visual communications franchise, announced today it signed a franchise development agreement to open the brand's first location in Tracy, California — part of FASTSIGNS' continued development throughout Northern California. The new location will be owned and operated by local military veterans and ...

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Chem-Dry 'Cleaning for the PAWS' Initiative Raises $52,000 Benefitting Best Friends Animal Society

- Leading Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning Franchise Strengthens Partnership with Best Friends, Continues Fundraising Initiatives -
With more than seven million companion animals entering U.S. animal shelters each year, Chem-Dry joined forces with Best Friends Animal Society in 2017 with the launch of its Cleaning for the PAWS initiative. Since the launch of the formal partnership, Chem-Dry and its franchise network have collectively raised more than $52,000 to support shelter pet adoption and ...

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