Independent Joe #58 October/November

Each of us makes commitments that help define the direction of our lives. These include personal commitments to our spouse, family members and friends, and professional commitments to our employer, co-workers and partners. Webster’s defines commitment as, “The state or quality of being dedicated to a cause, activity, etc.,” and Matt Light, our featured speaker…

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DDIFO National Conference This Weekend

You may have missed the early bird discount and the discounted rates for accommodations in the DDIFO room block, but you can still attend the 2019 DDIFO National Conference beginning Monday morning at Foxwoods Resort and Casino in Mashantucket, CT. The program will begin with an opening keynote address by Job Creators Network CEO Alfredo…

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DDIFO National Conference

Earlier in this issue, we remind our readers that our Room Block for Foxwoods accommodations at the DDIFO National Conference on October 27 through October 29 expires on Monday, October 14, so Conference attendees must reserve their hotel accommodations by that date. Not to be overlooked, the 2019 DDIFO National Conference itself will be here…

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On Reaching the Pinnacle

The idea of a Hall of Fame has its roots in Norse Mythology, but it was really brought to fruition with Ludwig I, who was the King of Bavaria, in 1842. He commissioned the building of a memorial called Walhalla to hold plaques and statues honoring great Germans. The Hall of Fame for Great Americans,…

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DDIFO Announces 2019 Hall of Fame Honorees

October 28th & 29th, 2019 DDIFO Conference Home For the ninth straight year, DDIFO will recognize those franchisees that have made significant contributions to the brand by inducting them into the DDIFO Hall of Fame. This year’s inductees are Tony Salema, Peter Marcovich and Barkat Gillani. Tony Salema Dunkin’ is a family affair for Tony…

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DDIFO Hall of Fame Inductees

We are delighted to announce that the selections for the 2019 Class of Inductees for the DDIFO Hall of Fame have been made. We want to congratulate our newest inductees: Antonio Salema, Peter Marcovich and Barkat Gillani. Each will be inducted at the Hall of Fame luncheon which brings the 2019 DDIFO National Conference to…

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Coming In Our Next Independent Joe

The next issue of Independent Joe magazine is at the printer’s and should be in your mailboxes next week. In addition to our regular article on What’s Brewing, Independent Joe #57 will also include a preview on the 2019 DDIFO National Conference at Foxwoods Resort Hotel and Casino as well as a detailed look at…

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Independent Joe #57 August/September 2019

 The idea of a Hall of Fame has its roots in Norse Mythology, but it was really brought to fruition with Ludwig I, who was the King of Bavaria, in 1842. He commissioned the building of a memorial called Walhalla to hold plaques and statues honoring great Germans. The Hall of Fame for Great…

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Matt Light To Headline Hall of Fame Luncheon

Retired New England Patriot ‘blindside’ tackle Matt Light will be the featured speaker at this year’s Hall of Fame Induction Luncheon to conclude the 2019 DDIFO National Conference on October 28 & 29 at Foxwoods Resort & Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut. Matt Light, who himself has been elected into both the Purdue University Athletic Hall…

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Register Now for DDIFO National Conference

Early bird pricing is available for Dunkin’ franchise owners to attend the 2019 DDIFO National Conference at Foxwoods Resort & Casino in Connecticut on October 28 & 29, 2019. One of the exceptional panels we will present this year is Dunkin’, Its Competitors and Wall Street – A Look at Today and Tomorrow. The panel,…

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