May 2020 Issue

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May 2020 Articles


Expert Consultation and Customer Service Help This Brand Thrive

Specializing in interior and exterior painting of both residential and commercial properties, 360° Painting has built a strong reputation in the home-services category by delivering a careful, professional painting process coupled with a customer-first approach. By Jessica Jones


Taking Success to the Next Level

Stacked Pickle CEO Gary Brackett is laser-focused on growing his franchise and bringing the sports bar and grill to as many communities as possible. Even during the recent health crisis, the former Indianapolis Colts linebacker led the Stacked Pickle team in building three new sites in Colorado and in lining up more. By Rose Mango


Helping Clients Stay Fit and Healthy During Challenging Times

Losing weight is never easy, but it can be especially challenging when gyms are closed and everyone is home all day with a kitchen stockpiled with food. That’s why Medi-Weightloss has taken extra steps to ensure continuous contact with clients to keep them on track during the coronavirus crisis. By Rochelle Miller


A Day in the Life of a PuroClean Franchise Owner

When Ben Doebler moved from Tennessee to Portland, Oregon, he started looking for franchise opportunities that suited his entrepreneurial spirit. Since Doebler’s background included owning a restaurant franchise as well as starting his own restaurant-equipment cleaning company, he was well-suited for entrepreneurship. By Cindy Charette


Prospering in ‘Ruff’ Times: K9 Resorts Luxury Pet Hotel

K9 Resorts Luxury Pet Hotel is an internationally known organization providing unparalleled cage-free care and pampering for pets. Co-founders and CEOs Steven and Jason Parker employed the same entrepreneurial skill and focus that helped build the multi-award-winning business to overcome challenges during the coronavirus pandemic. By Rose Mango


Boxing, Balancing & the Best of Both Worlds

Marie Miller initially joined Jabz Boxing as a client – to relieve the stress of an unfulfilling sales career. After becoming engaged to now-husband Brant Miller, she became even more serious about her workout, determined to be as trim as possible for her wedding. Jabz Boxing helped her reach both goals, attaining greater well-being and fitness. By Cindy Charette



Millennials: Welcoming a new generation of entrepreneurs to franchising

Millennials are often described in popular culture as “entitled, unambitious, lazy.” But to Alesia Visconti, chief executive officer and president of FranServe, Inc., the world’s largest franchise consulting and expansion organization, they are none of those. She sees them instead as an entrepreneurial generation poised to take the business world by storm. By Rochelle Miller


Shop Talk

A Pet Franchise for Every Investor

Pets are BIG business. But you probably already knew that, since the chances are high that you have a pet. According to the 2019-2020 American Pet Products Association’s National Pet Owners Survey, 67% (2 out of 3) of U.S. households own a pet. That equates to 84.9 million homes. That’s a lot of fur, fins and feathers! By Sue Bennett


Good News in the Post-Coronavirus World?

As we’ve watched the COVID-19 pandemic unfurl around us for the past several weeks, many of us have been left wondering when, and how, the economy will restart and what the future will look like. And while many businesses are struggling right now, others have embraced the challenges presented, and certain segments are thriving. By Sherri Seiber


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