International Franchise Association

30 09, 2022

MFV Expositions: Women In Franchising

2022-09-30T13:53:16-04:00September 30th, 2022|Tags: , , , |

Starting, helping, taking charge are just some of the words women use to describe how they began their career in franchising. Regardless of the path, they share a common ground; the franchise industry has enabled them to reach their professional goals. By Shelia Fischer


30 09, 2022

International Franchise Association: Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

2022-09-30T11:38:10-04:00September 30th, 2022|Tags: , , , |

September 15 marked the beginning of Hispanic Heritage Month, which celebrates the history, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors come from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America. By Rikki Amos


30 08, 2022

International Franchise Association: A Commitment to Never Forget

2022-08-30T21:37:29-04:00August 30th, 2022|Tags: , , , |

On 9/11 as part of our promise to “Never Forget,” the U.S. celebrates a National Day of Service in remembrance of those killed and injured, and in recognition and honor of those who stepped forward to serve our nation. Franchising gives back throughout the year, but this is a special day to reflect and recommit to service. By Rikki Amos


31 07, 2022

International Franchise Association: Pride Council Aids Inclusion and Understanding

2022-07-31T13:48:58-04:00July 31st, 2022|Tags: , , , |

Each June, we celebrate Pride Month to show support for LGBTQ+ individuals and allies. This year the Pride Council, created in 2019 by the International Franchise Association Foundation, hosted a webinar discussing how different franchises approach their Pride Month. By Rikki Amos


31 05, 2022

International Franchise Association: Celebrating Pride Month & Juneteenth

2022-05-31T23:51:18-04:00May 31st, 2022|Tags: , , , , |

June is a big month of celebrations here at the International Franchise Association Foundation. Our Pride Council and Black Franchise Leadership Council (BFLC) are celebrating Pride Month and Juneteenth respectively, and we are taking this time to reflect on our progress and what’s to come. By  Rikki Amos


29 04, 2022

VetFran: Leading the Way for Veterans to Reach the American Dream

2022-04-29T15:29:34-04:00April 29th, 2022|Tags: , , , , |

During the 2022 International Franchise Association Convention in San Diego, VetFran hosted a seminar titled: “Winning the War for Talent.” Sponsored by USAA, this session brought together veterans, nonprofit leaders, and business owners. By Eric Johnson


30 11, 2020

A Few Words From Robert Cresanti, IFA President

2020-11-30T18:52:04-05:00November 30th, 2020|Tags: , , , |

Franchise Dictionary Magazine (FDM) closes each year with their 100 Game Changers issue and a few words from Robert Cresanti, president and CEO of the International Franchise Association (IFA). There is no better source on all things franchise than Cresanti and the IFA. By Rose Mango