CFA Lobby Day Forum

Don’t forget to register for the CFA Day Forum at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, DC on March 24 – 25, 2015.  CFA this week confirmed another top speaker for the closing luncheon on Capital Hill.  Senator Deb Fischer (R-NE) will join Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) in addressing the franchisees in attendance.  Senator Fischer…

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Mid-Atlantic District Meeting

With many of the provisions of the Affordable Care Act taking effect this year, we want to bring you as much up-to-date information as possible and will do precisely that at our Mid-Atlantic District meeting on Thursday, February 12 at the Doubletree by Hilton Newark Airport Hotel.  The meeting will feature Attorney Pat McGovern, an…

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Upcoming Member Meetings

Members will also want to mark their calendars for the next two member meetings on the schedule – the Orlando District meeting on February 26 at the Four Points by Sheraton Orlando Studio City Hotel and the Northeast Regional meeting on March 5 at the Sheraton Framingham Hotel and Conference Center in Framingham, Mass.  Agendas…

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Multi-Unit Franchising Conference & DDIFO Discount

As DDIFO member Rob Branca is serving as the 2015 Chairman of the Multi-Unit Franchising Conference, DDIFO members who wish to attend can do so at a discount.  Registration for the MUFC is normally $595, but DDIFO members may register for only $495 by using the special discount promo code, BrancaDD15.  The MUFC will be…

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CFA Lobby Day Forum

We also want to remind our subscribers that the CFA Day Forum will be held at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, DC on March 24 – 25, 2015.  This annual event is an exceptional opportunity for franchise owners from around the country to meet with and educate members of Congress on their concerns as…

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CFA Lobby Day Forum

One of the unique aspects of the CFA Day Forum is the ability to go to Capitol Hill and actually meet with your elected officials in Washington, DC.  With a new Congress in place, it is especially important to educate them on the effects that certain laws and regulations have on franchisees.  We must help…

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Multi-Unit Franchising Conference

As we advised you last week, DD franchise owner Rob Branca is serving as the 2015 Chairman of the Multi-Unit Franchising Conference, to be held at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas from April 8 through April 10.  Those of you interested in attending should register for the conference itself at the Multi-Unit Franchising Conference registration…

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CFA Lobby Day Forum

The Coalition of Franchisee Associations schedules an annual lobbying day in the nation’s capital where franchise owners can meet with their representative and senators to discuss issues of concern to the franchisee community. This year’s CFA Day Forum will be held at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington DC on March 24 & 25. The…

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Multi-unit Franchising Conference

We want to be sure you have the registration information for this year’s Multi-Unit Franchising Conference to be held at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas from April 8 through April 10. The 2015 Chairman of the MUFC is our own Dunkin Franchise Owner Rob Branca, so we’re hopeful for a strong Dunkin’ presence at the…

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Tell it to the Members: CFA Day Forum puts Franchisees on Capitol Hill

From minimum wage to paid sick leave to health care reform, issues debated in legislative arenas this year stand to have a greater impact on small business owners than ever before. More and more small business owners are recognizing the importance of communicating their concerns directly with elected officials—at all levels. Since 2009, franchise owners…

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