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National FranConnect Survey Shows 65% of Franchisors Continue Proactive Franchise Sales Efforts Despite COVID-19 Crisis

National FranConnect Survey Shows 65% of Franchisors Continue Proactive Franchise Sales Efforts Despite COVID-19 Crisis

Business and Commercial & Residential Services Segments Forging Ahead, While 75% of Full-service Restaurant Brands Have Halted Sales Efforts, According to Survey Results In a March 2020 online survey, FranConnect, the leading provider of franchise management platform solutions, found approximately two-thirds of franchisors are actively moving forward with franchise sales efforts despite […]

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Coronavirus and Franchising Webinar: Day 1 Recap

Coronavirus and Franchising Webinar: Day 1 Recap

In part 1 of a 3-part webinar series, Nick Powills and Charles Internicola discussed where the franchising industry stands with the COVID-19 outbreak and the necessary framework needed for growth and recovery. by Taylor Karg, 1851 Franchise As COVID-19, colloquially known as the Coronavirus, continues to wreak havoc on communities […]

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FranConnect Growth Circle Event Offers Valuable Insights to Enterprise Franchise Leaders

FranConnect Growth Circle Event Offers Valuable Insights to Enterprise Franchise Leaders

CEO Growth Circle for franchisors with 200+ locations to meet at annual FranConnect industry event, October 9 – 10, in Middleburg, VA. Franconnect, the leading provider of franchise management solutions, is hosting the seventh annual CEO Growth Circle, an exclusive opportunity for top-tier franchise executives to connect with other industry […]

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Gabby Wong Ascends to the CEO Role at FranConnect

Gabby Wong Ascends to the CEO Role at FranConnect

Software industry veteran Wong leads franchise purpose-built SaaS provider to double its size in a three year period.  Gabby Wong The Board of Directors of FranConnect, a leading provider of franchise performance management software for franchisors and their franchisees, have ratified the promotion of company President Gabby Wong to the […]

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Introduction of Fast-Start Franchise Management Software for Emerging Brands

Introduction of Fast-Start Franchise Management Software for Emerging Brands

FranConnect, the leading provider of franchise management solutions, announces the launch of Velocity Packs for emerging franchise brands with up to 100 locations. Now, the enterprise power and support of FranConnect Sky is available to emerging franchises in cost-effective bundles that can be quickly scaled and implemented across the organization. […]

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FranConnect Expands Executive Leadership Team with Addition of Jaffrey Ali as Vice President of Product Strategy and Management

FranConnect Expands Executive Leadership Team with Addition of Jaffrey Ali as Vice President of Product Strategy and Management

Ali joins FranConnect’s leadership team with a vision to strengthen and evolve the franchise software solution’s technology platform. FranConnect, the leading provider of franchise management solutions, has taken a big step forward in its plan to accelerate innovation with the hiring of Jaffrey Ali as Vice President of Product Strategy […]

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FranConnect Appoints New CEO Gabby Wong to Drive Growth and Innovation

FranConnect Appoints New CEO Gabby Wong to Drive Growth and Innovation

Wong previously served as Executive Vice President of Customer Operations at FranConnect FranConnect, the leading provider of franchise management solutions, announced the promotion of Gabby Wong to Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to continue its path of market leadership and to accelerate innovation and growth of its products and services in […]

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FranConnect Enables Franchisors to Laser-Focus Target Marketing with New Workflow Automation and Franchise Intelligence in 3Q 2018 Release of FranConnect Sky

FranConnect Enables Franchisors to Laser-Focus Target Marketing with New Workflow Automation and Franchise Intelligence in 3Q 2018 Release of FranConnect Sky

Newest release of franchising’s #1 software also includes enhanced customization and scalability for multi-brand franchise operations FranConnect, voted franchising’s top franchise management software by the readers of Entrepreneur Magazine, today announced the general availability of FranConnect Sky 3Q 2018. This release introduces new workflow automation and franchise intelligence capabilities to […]

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FranConnect Voted No. 1 Solution Provider on Entrepreneur's Top Franchise Suppliers List

FranConnect Voted No. 1 Solution Provider on Entrepreneur’s Top Franchise Suppliers List

Franchising-focused company beats out multi-industry software gorillas and low-end entrants to rank first in the Online Technology Services Category  FranConnect, the leading provider of franchise management solutions, has been voted #1 supplier in Entrepreneur Magazine’s first-ever Top Franchise Suppliers list, a ranking of the best vendors, suppliers and partners in […]

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FranConnect Webinar Will Unveil the Top Secrets to Franchisee Profitability

FranConnect Webinar Will Unveil the Top Secrets to Franchisee Profitability

Roundtable of Industry Experts to Offer Insights on How to Improve Unit Level Performance and Maximize Profitability Wednesday, July 25th at 12 p.m. ET FranConnect, the leading provider of franchise management solutions, will host another webinar in its popular Executive Series, “How to Improve Unit Level Performance and Maximize Performance.” […]

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Dickey's Barbecue Pit Capitalizes on the FranConnect Franchise Management System to Fuel Domestic and International Growth

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Capitalizes on the FranConnect Franchise Management System to Fuel Domestic and International Growth

The nation’s largest barbecue chain taps into the process and organizational power of the FranConnect platform to drive revenue and profitability for their global franchise operation. Franchise brands eager to expand their reach cannot do so without a plan, a process and the means to execute it. Those key elements […]

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Want to Catch a Big Fish Multi-Unit Franchisee? 1851 Provides 5 Insights to Help You Better Strategize

Want to Catch a Big Fish Multi-Unit Franchisee? 1851 Provides 5 Insights to Help You Better Strategize

These five insights will help brands set up the strongest foundation possible to create awareness for the franchising industry’s most coveted group of owners. by Nick Powills 1851 Franchise There is a reason nearly every franchisor has identified the multi-unit/multi-brand franchisee as their ideal candidate. They have more financial resources, […]

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FranConnect Sees Robust Growth in First Half of 2015

FranConnect Sees Robust Growth in First Half of 2015

New Solutions to Drive Growth and Performance and Improved User Experience Leads Way FranConnect, the industry leader in franchise management systems, is pleased to announce exceptional growth in the first half of 2015. Over 40 new brands signed agreements with FranConnect during this period. The company also expanded its executive […]

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First Watch Restaurants Names New VP of Franchising

Company prepares for continued growth in 2013 Award-winning Breakfast, Brunch and Lunch restaurant First Watch today announced the appointment of Kevin Hall as vice president of franchising, a new position for the company. Hall is a First Watch veteran, having started with the company in 1992 as an assistant manager […]

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