Franchise Foundry Attends International Franchise Expo

MaxOut Franchise Opportunity

Franchise Foundry is the exclusive development agent for various emerging franchise brands in several industry segments. From children’s education and entertainment services to health and fitness products and services to residential and commercial products and services to a diverse selection of food services, whether home-based or bricks and mortar models, and within a wide investment […]

What’s Next After #IFA2015


Congratulations to the International Franchise Association (IFA) staff and the 2015 Convention Committee. Job well done! We believe this was by far, one of the best annual conventions. We want to welcome Melanie Bergeron, Chair of the IFA Board and new Executive Board Members. We are excited about the future under your leadership! We would also like […]

Accelerated Digital Strategies Launched at FES2015

accelrated digital strategies

What is Accelerated Digital Strategies? Accelerated Digital Strategies utilizes a reverse-engineered strategy that both simplifies lead generation and complements traditional franchise development efforts. With specific primary focus on multi-faceted community-building around the brand and core practical concept of the business, the strategies include a combination of social media management, social media marketing, digital marketing, email […]

Women in Franchising

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Franchise Today podcast is a production of Franchise Foundry and has been on the air since 2009. Guests include some of the brightest minds in the franchise world, with specific expertise and experience within various areas of franchising. Women in Franchising is a hot topic in franchising.  In the episode below, Paul Segreto was joined […]

How to Effectively Use Ad Fund to Support Local Franchise Brands


Franchise professionals are busy preparing for their attendance to the annual IFA Convention to be held in Las Vegas, February 2015 They recognize the benefits of networking with peers and importance of the educational sessions. One of the trending topics at every convention is the national advertising fund. Attendees will seek advice for the following: Are funds […]

FranTech Recap Day Two

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Day two of FranTech opened with Cecelia Choi, Strategic Partner Manager, Channel Sales, Google. “Finding Franchise Development Success with the YouTube Platform” was a well received presentation! CeCe provided valuable tips on how to use YouTube as a platform to drive franchise success. The concurrent breakout sessions covered: social media channels, how do franchisees make […]

FranTech Podcasts and Event Information


During the month of March Jack Monson, Vice President at Engage 121 joined Deb Evans on Social Geek Radio to conduct short podcasts with FranTech presenters. Each episode provides a sneak peak into the conference. FranTech started four years ago as FranCamp. FranCamp was designed as a one-day event loaded with a fast-paced and aggressive agenda. […]

#IFA2014 Success


IFA2014, a set on Flickr. Above are just a few photos from another successful annual International Franchise Association convention! Franchising Gives Back, Presentations, TweetUp, Leadership Conference, Networking AND Learning! Deb Evans, President Franchise Foundry along with Kelly Crompvoets (Home Franchise Concepts) Donnie Robertson (Nothing Bundt Cakes) and Mary Ann O’Connell (FranWise) enjoyed the opportunity to […]

Increase Market Share and Engagement


The Franchise Foundry team is preparing for their attendance to #IFA2014 (International Franchise Association annual convention). They will attend committee meetings,  serve as round-table moderators, new member Ambassadors and attend as many sessions as possible in a matter of a few days.   Please join Deb Evans, President, Franchise Foundry on Monday, Feb 24th, 10:15 […]

54th Annual IFA Convention: Driving Growth in Challenging Times


“The theme for this year’s Convention is simply, but aptly, “Driving Growth in Challenging Times.” IFA’s Convention is the forum to find the solutions you need for growth, with content designed for franchisors, franchisees and the companies that support the franchise industry. The program will keep you informed on new challenges facing our industry and […]