MANUALS AND LEGAL COMPLIANCE
(800) 905-2726 (800) 905-BRANDCHISE
(863) 583-0760 FAX
6155 Riverlake Boulevard, Bartow, FL 33830
CONTACT: Marc Plaisted, CFE, Founder/ President; Amy Plaisted, CFE, Vice President
See page 129 for full listing.
FRANCHISE DEVELOPMENTS, INC.
The Design Center, 5001 Baum Boulevard, Suite 660, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
CONTACT: Kenneth R. Franklin, President
See page 130 for full listing.
922 Van Ness Court, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
CONTACT: Mary Ann O'Connell, President
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Get your manuals online and use them as a tool to manage and grow your business. Fran Wise* blends three decades of franchise experience and advice with first-rate, certified writing skills to bring you manuals and training that are comprehensive, useable and easy to understand. Consultative writing with online, interactive, trackable solutions and certified translations designed to grow, support and protect your system and your IP. Full consultation services available, too.
G.NEIL POSTER GUARD[R] COMPLIANCE PROTECTION
(954) 514-2123 FAX
720 International Parkway, Sunrise, FL 33325
CONTACT: Manny Barrios, Poster Guard National Sales Manager; Mike Davis, Poster Guard National Sales Director
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Poster Guard Compliance Protection offers 365 days of hassle-free labor law posting compliance. We get your franchise up to date with all required federal, state, and local labor law postings as well as unique compliance needs for restaurants, healthcare, and more. We then keep it that way. Guaranteed.
UPSIDE GROUP FRANCHISE CONSULTING
(480) 626-7420 FAX
11445 E. Via Linda, Suite 2-607, Scottsdale, AZ 85259
CONTACT: Mario J. Altiery, President
See page 137 for full listing.
(860) 523-4530 FAX
94 Mohegan Drive, West Hartford, CT 06117-1403
CONTACT: Michael H. Seid, CFE, Managing Director; Kay Marie Ainsley, CFE, Managing Director
TYPE OF BUSINESS: MSA Worldwide is the leading franchise advisory firm for emerging and established franchisors in the United States and internationally. Our clients rely on us to identify opportunities and to create and implement effective solutions. For emerging franchisors we design, develop, structure, and assist our clients in growing and managing their franchise systems worldwide. Our tactical services include franchise sales, operations manuals, training, litigation support and services to private equity professionals. We wrote the leading book on franchising, Franchising for Dummies.
Thomas Reprographics, Inc.
(972) 231-0623 FAX
600 North Central Expressway, Richardson, TX 75080
CONTACT: Trevor Hansen, Director of Product Marketing; Pat Gremillion, Vice President of Sales
See page 174 for full listing.
919 MARKETING COMPANY
(919) 557-0041 FAX
102 Avert Ferry Road. Holly Springs, NC 27540
CONTACT: Graham Chapman, Senior PR Catalyst; Sue Yannello, Franchise Practice Director
TYPE OF BUSINESS: 919 Marketing is a full service public relations and social media firm with a proven track record of helping franchise companies of all sizes grow their system and maximize their royalty stream while helping 'zee's do more business. Clients include Blimpie, Golden Corral, Valpak, Great Clips, Shula's Steak Houses, Our Town America, Valvoline and Visiting Angels.
A CLOSER LOOK INC.
(770) 446-0590 (678) 209-0184
(770) 448-2091 FAX
460 S. Peachtree Street, NW, Norcross, GA 30071
CONTACT: David McAleese, CEO; Diann Cattani, Sales Executive
See page 164 for full listing.
(314) 336-3202 (314) 336-3200
(314) 336-3222 FAX
8770 Rose Avenue, Brentwood, MO 63144
CONTACT: Charles Austin, President; Dave Gruenbacher, Vice President Operations
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Quite simply, we help you turn calls into customers. We get your incoming calls where they need to go in the most optimal fashion, configure and maintain the systems, track leads from your marketing campaigns, and help you analyze the results. Our solutions include advanced call routing including cell phone location services, call tracking and recording, interactive voice response, robust reporting, and much more.
ALL POINTS PUBLIC RELATIONS, LLC
(224) 415-3145 FAX
707 Lake Cook Road, Suite 340, Deerfield, IL 60015
CONTACT: Jamie Izaks, President
TYPE OF BUSINESS: All Points challenges franchise industry PR norms at a time when many have resorted to doing things as they've always done them. We are completely aligned with our clients, connecting their vision for today and tomorrow into strategic communications campaigns. Our team listens with open minds, asks the right questions, and assesses with uninhibited clarity to put powerful, integrated PR, social media, content marketing and graphic design action plans into place.
ASE GROUP, INC.
(913) 339-6511 FAX
6400 W. 110th Street, Suite 104, Overland Park, KS 66211
CONTACT: Bonnie Siegel, President and CEO; Marissa Schaffner, Vice President
See page 104 for full listing.
(972) 661-0261 FAX
16301 Quorum Drive, #150A, Addison, TX 75001
CONTACT: Scott White, President; Monica Feid, Vice President
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Award-winning full service public relations agency that has been helping franchise companies promote and publicize their products and services since 1999.
BLUE WATER MEDIA
(202) 861-8005 FAX
6404 Ivy Lane, Greenbelt, MD 20770
CONTACT: Curtis Schwab, CEO
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Blue Water Media is an award-winning information technology, web design, and interactive marketing agency based in Washington, DC with offices in New York and San Francisco.
(952) 215-0799 FAX
7825 Washington Avenue South, Suite 800, Minneapolis, MN 55439
CONTACT: Christine Kropp, CEO; Kristy Krueger, VP. Professional Services
TYPE OF BUSINESS: We grow brands. Bluewater is the leading one to one marketing agency that helps franchises deliver smart, personalized and hyper-local marketing campaigns that leverage customer data and marketing best practices. Our powerful multichannel marketing platform--Fusion combines Mobile, Web, Email, Print and Data for far-reaching, more effective marketing. Bluewater delivers franchisee support and drives the local success of major franchise brands. See case studies at http://www.bluewaterbrand.com.
1592 North Batavia Street. Building 1, Orange, CA 92867
CONTACT: Jennifer Christian. VP Sales
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Take a significant leap forward in business growth and franchise sales with Cadence9's' franchise-focused social media and content marketing solutions. C9's services are designed to identify opportunities to rapidly and efficiently expand your online brand presence and increase inbound leads for the entire system. With variable levels of strategic planning, technology implementation and managed content services available, C9 helps franchisors create actionable plans with measurable success.
601 Baltimore Annapolis Boulevard, Suite 210, Severna Park, MD 21146
CONTACT: Laure Fisher, Co-Founder
See page 181 for full listing.
(703) 783-1112 FAX
500 Montgomery Street, Suite 650, Alexandria, VA 22314
CONTACT: Greg Kihlstrom, Partner/Chief Strategy Officer
See page 64 for full listing.
218 West Broadway Avenue, Fort Worth, TX 76104
CONTACT: John Cockrell Jr., Owner; Jonathan Seitz, Sales Manager
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Cockrell Enovation provides comprehensive solutions for quick-service, fast casual and retail brands, enabling you to successfully implement marketing and branding efforts. It's simple--we create a user friendly online storefront for your individual locations to order finished goods, store merchandise or customize templates, then we handle the print, fulfillment and distribution of all items. Our partnerships not only extend to your headquarters, but personalized customer service is also delivered to brand managers and/or individual franchisees. Our goal is to put the technology in place to keep your marketing efforts moving while saving you time and money.
(817) 332-8529 FAX
507 South Main Street, Ft. Worth, TX 76104
CONTACT: Sean Herman, VP, Strategic Services; Ashley Statzel, Account Services
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Comark Direct provides automated communication and marketing services with results-driven strategies, solutions and fulfillment. We have a proven track record of helping corporate franchise organizations increase sales while working with franchisees to grow their business through tactical local marketing campaigns. In addition to marketing strategy, our offerings include custom portals for ordering...