DDIFO Hall of Fame Nominations

One of the first posts we made on the DDIFO IdeaXchange was of the call for nominations for DDIFO Hall of Fame induction. The 2017 DDIFO Hall of Fame Induction and Awards Luncheon will be held on October 31 in conjunction with the DDIFO National Conference at Foxwoods Resort and Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut –…

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DDIFO Hall of Fame Nominations

The 2017 DDIFO Hall of Fame Induction and Awards Luncheon will be held on October 31 in conjunction with the DDIFO National Conference at Foxwoods Resort and Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut – and all nominations must be submitted by the end of this month.  DDIFO members are encouraged to visit the Hall of Fame Nomination…

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DDIFO Hall of Fame Nominations

The 2017 DDIFO Hall of Fame Induction and Awards Luncheon will be held on October 31 in conjunction with the DDIFO National Conference at Foxwoods Resort and Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut – and all nominations must be submitted by the end of this month.  DDIFO members are encouraged to visit the Hall of Fame Nomination…

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Community Corner: Duke Carvalho

Duke Carvalho remembers her eyes. She was a four or five year-old who had come into his Dunkin’ Donuts shop in the early 1980s. It was a weekend and Duke was handling the day baking as well as working the counter. The girl’s mom bought her a snack and Carvalho gave her extra Munchkins to…

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DDIFO National Conference

We’re looking forward to welcoming many of our Dunkin’ franchisees, both member and non-members to the 2016 DDIFO National Conference this coming Monday.  The formal program will begin with an opening address by IFA Chairman Aziz Hashim speaking on Protecting the Franchise Business Model. After two days of excellent presentations, we’ll conclude the conference wih…

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DDIFO National Conference

We’re only three weeks away from the 2016 DDIFO National Conference, (October 24 – 25) at Foxwoods Resort & Casino in Mashantucket, CT.  Those of you planning to attend and enjoy the conference along with the induction of Duke Carvalho and Nick Apostoleres into the DDIFO Hall of Fame on Tuesday evening should be sure…

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DDIFO National Conference

In less than one month, the 2016 DDIFO National Conference, (October 24 – 25) will convene at Foxwoods Resort & Casino in Mashantucket, CT.  Our room block closes on Sunday, October 2, so we encourage members to make sure registered and have confirmed room reservations within the DDIFO block.  We have a great lineup of…

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Hall of Fame Inductees To Be Selected

The nomination period for 2016 Inductees to the DDIFO Hall of Fame closed yesterday and the Selection Committee will be making their final decisions later today.  We want to thank the DDIFO members who submitted nominations and remind all that those selected for induction will be honored at the Hall of Fame Induction Dinner and…

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DDIFO Hall of Fame Nominations

The 2016 DDIFO Hall of Fame Induction Dinner and Awards Gala will be held on October 25 in conjunction with the DDIFO National Conference at Foxwoods Resort and Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut – and the deadline for submitting nominations is in less than 2 weeks.  DDIFO members are encouraged to visit the Hall of Fame…

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Cadete and Petrosinelli honored as DDIFO Hall of Fame inductees

John Cadete and Guido Petrosinelli have each been involved with the Dunkin’ Donuts system for decades. Petrosinelli since the 1960s; Cadete since the ‘70s. Throughout their careers as Dunkin’ franchise owners, each has demonstrated a great commitment to hard work, sacrifice and the improvement of the Dunkin’ brand. On September 22 at Caesars Palace in…

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