Supplier source book 2002-2003.

Position:Executive Search Uniforms

CAPODICE & ASSOCIATES (941)906-1990 (941)906-1991 FAX Midtown Plaza, 1243 South Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34239 E-Mail: Internet: CONTACT: Peter Capodice, President; Al Merry, Vice President P.O Box 752, Concord, MA 01742 TYPE OF BUSINESS: Capodice & Associates has rapidly emerged as the preeminent retained executive search firm in the Restaurant/ Hospitality and Franchising industries. Capodice & Associates has strategic partnerships with a limited number of non-competing market segments, and limits the number of searches conducted annually. Due to such, the hands off policy, that ethical firms abide, does not interfere with a thorough search. This results in providing unsurpassed candidate quality, speed of service, and depth of search. In fact, with a 98% completion rate, Capodice & Associates far surpasses the 75% industry average. Capodice & Associates employs a full-time, experienced research staff that manages a database of more than 200,000 Senior Management candidates in all areas including, Franchising, Marketing, Operations, Finance, Supply Chain, Real Estate, Construction and Human Resources. FRANCHISE RECRUITERS, LTD. (R) (800)334-6257 (708)757-5595 (416)322-5730 Canada (708)758-8222 FAX 3500 Innsbruck, Lincolnshire Country Club, Crete, IL 60417 E-Mail: Internet: CONTACT: .Jerry Wilkerson, President, Former Executive Vice President and Director of the IFA; George Kinzie, President, Canadian Office Canadian Office 20 Holly Street, Suite 203, Toronto, ON M4S 3B1 Canada TYPE OF BUSINESS: The world's leading source for franchise experienced professionals. Twenty-five years of franchising experience. An international executive search corporation dedicated exclusively to franchising. Unconditional one-year guarantee. Excellent client references. Placement of professionals, people that make you successful, in sales, operations, executive, marketing, training, finance, legal and international development. Highly competitive fees. Retained contract search only. No contingency search contracts. FRANCHISE SEARCH, INC. (845)727-4103 (845)727-3918 FAX 48 Burd Street Suite 101, Suite 101, Nyack, NY 10960-3226 E-Mail: Internet: CONTACT: Douglas T. Kushell, President; Stacie Magurno, Director TYPE OF BUSINESS: Franchise Search, Inc, franchising's premier recruiting firm, is the world's leading source for experienced franchise professionals. Franchise Search provides franchise organizations with franchise executives in every discipline: President, C'Level, Sales, Operations, Training, Marketing and Advertising, Legal, Finance, Real Estate and Construction and International Development. Our search process is custom made to match the hiring needs of any size franchisor, resulting in a win-win scenario for both companies and candidates alike. Established in 1983, "No one has more recruiting experience than Kushell." FRANSEARCH, Inc. (801)468-1000 (413)653-6823 FAX 563 W. 500 S., Suite 220, Bountiful, UT 84010-8172 E-Mail: Internet: CONTACT: David Leoncavallo, President & CEO TYPE OF BUSINESS: Franchise and Hospitality Executive Recruiting. FRANSTAFF, INC. (800)413-9756 (941)952-9555 (941)952-9520 FAX 73 S. Palm Avenue, Suite 219, Sarasota, FL 34236 E-Mail: Internet: CONTACT: Jim Dement, President; Mike Coffee or Nancy Estep, Vice Presidents TYPE OF BUSINESS: FRANSTAFF is the largest and most effective recruiting organization in franchising today ... and the only recruiting firm staffed with experienced franchising professionals and a full time research staff. FRANSTAFF consistantly provides the most dependable source for uniquely qualified management, operations, sales and support staff for the franchising industry. We invite you to utilize the industry's premier executive recruiting alternative. (Click on our direct Web-site link for client testimonials, current recruiting projects and additional information.) We invite you to utilize the industry's premier executive recruiting alternative. (Click-on our direct web-site link for client testimonials, current recruiting projects and additional information.) THE MARSHALL GROUP Executive Franchise Search (831)620-1144 (831)620-0984 FAX 316 Mid Valley Center, Suite 226, Carmel, CA 93923 E-Mail: Internet: CONTACT: Joelle Vana Marshall, Senior Vice President TYPE OF BUSINESS: The Marshall Group places qualified franchise professionals in every area of executive management, including: President/CEO, Board Mambers, Development, Sales Marketing, Operations, Real Estate, Legal, Finance, Training, Administrative, and Consulting, domestically and internationally. We have the most competitive rates and offer a one year replacement guarantee on candidates hired through The Marshall Group. We conduct all assignments as discretely and confidentially as possible, guaranteeing total confidentiality for both clients and candidates alike. Contact us to discuss your recruiting needs, or your personal career objectives. FINANCIAL SERVICES BUSINESS LENDERS, LLC (877)345-6267 877-34-LOANS (860)527-0884 FAX 15 Lewis Street, Hartford, CT 06103 E-Mail: Internet: CONTACT: Henry Price, SVP, National Franchise Lending TYPE OF BUSINESS: Business Lenders is one of the ten largest non-bank SBA lenders in the nation and provider of conventional, commercial and USDA Business and Industry loans. Our National Franchise Lending Program offers long term financing from $100,000 to 3 Million, for real estate, equipment and working capital loans for start, up and existing businesses. Our clients include retail, restaurants, hotels/motels, gas stations, educational, auto and other business service franchises nationwide. Our mission is to help individuals realize the dream of owning and operating their own businesses. We are extremely responsive to existing and prospective franchisees and have the experience and financing to be an outstanding partner to franchisors. CANADIAN IMPERIAL BANK OF COMMERCE (416)980-3225 (416)980-3229 FAX CIBC, Commercial Banking,, Commerce Court Postal Station, Toronto M5L 1A2 Canada E-Mail: Internet: CONTACT: Charles M. Scrivener, General Manager, National Franchising TYPE OF BUSINESS: A nationally chartered Canadian bank with over 1200 branches and $175 billion (US) in assets. Full service financial institution serving the needs of both franchisor and franchisee. Assists U.S. franchisors with expansion into Canada. Established in 1867. CIT SMALL BUSINESS LENDING (800)713-4984 (800)328-7420 FAX 650 CIT Drive, Livingston, NJ 07039 E-Mail: Internet: CONTACT: Doug Bagnasco, National Account Manager; Lisa Comandini, Leads Generation Manager TYPE OF BUSINESS: CIT Small Business Lending provides tip to 85% financing (for qualified borrowers and franchise concepts) to buy or start-up a franchise business anywhere in the U.S. COMMERCE BANK/PENNSYLVANIA, N.A. (888)751-9000 (215)282-3851 (215)557-6209 FAX One Commerce Square, 2005 Market Street, 2nd Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19103 E-Mail: Internet: CONTACT: Joseph Kitlas, Vice President; Stephen Umbrell, Senior Vice President TYPE OF BUSINESS: Full service financial institution providing a wide range of products and services for the small to mid-size business. COMMERCIAL CAPITAL CORPORATION (800)749-8707 (212)719-4223 FAX 25 West 43rd Street, Suite 900, New York, NY 10036-7406 E-Mail: Internet: CONTACT: Michael Terroni, Senior Vice President TYPE OF BUSINESS: SBA-guaranteed loans up to $1.5 Million to qualifying franchisors and franchisees. Customized lending programs for franchisees developed with franchisors. Quick response and personalized service. We can arrange loans over $1.5 Million. FRANCHISE FINANCE (501)228-4047 (501)228-0708 FAX 71 Pebble Beach Drive, Little Rock, AR 72212 E-Mail: Internet: CONTACT: Rick Anderson, General Manager, Franchising TYPE OF BUSINESS: Specialized lender for the franchise industry since 1988. Conventional and SBA type loans; Financing start-ups, additional locations domestic and international (no outside collateral required) on conventional loans. Includes equipment, leaseholds, franchise fee, inventory and land/building. SBA Preferred Lender. KESSEV FINANCE (612)924-9081 (612)924-9445 FAX 5133 Knox Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55419-1016 E-Mail: CONTACT: Jeff Rosenfeld, Managing Partner TYPE OF BUSINESS: Corporate Finance Boutique. MASSACHUSETTS MUTUAL LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY (800)234-1007 (860)987-2675 (860)987-2596 FAX 1295 State Street, Springfield, MA 01111 E-Mail: Internet: CONTACT: Phil Klein TYPE OF BUSINESS: MassMutual's Franchise Partners(sm) * financial services program designed specifically for IFA members and their associated franchisees. Franchise Partners(sm) * can be summed up in two words: "customized solutions". Services include business succession, retirement planning, key employee coverage, wealth accumulation and estate preservation. Products offered include 401(k) plans, disability income protection, long term care insurance, investment products * and life insurance. In addition, MassMutual will conduct seminars, at no cost, on various topics for annual meetings, corporate offices, franchisee associations or franchisee cooperatives. SECURITIES offered through Registered Representatives of MML Investors Services, Inc., 1414 Main Street, Springfield, MA...

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