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The CFA Convention 2015

“Best Franchise Convention in Canada” The 2015 CFA Convention is coming up!

Niagara Falls, there Ontario April 12-14, rx 2015

Wow! Only 13 days and we will be in full swing at the CFA’s 2015 annual convention, Canada’s only convention specifically geared to Franchisors…. Will you be there?

Join us on Sunday April 12 for an exciting Power Session- Ascend Franchise Solution’s , Marietta Snetsinger will moderate an exceptional panel of Franchisors.

Here’s an overview of this exciting session:


Evolving Your Franchise Support Program: What Smart Franchisors Know

Moderator: Marietta Snetsinger, Chief Solutions Officer, Ascend Franchise Solutions

Panellists: Scott McCarthy, VP Operations, Mary Brown’s Inc; Gigi Harding, CEO, Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa; Robert McNamara, National General Manager, Jani-King Canada

Many franchisors struggle to attract more candidates to their systems. One of the ways a franchisor can differentiate their brand from competitors is by providing exceptional support for their franchise partners. In this interactive session, a panel of franchisors representing a variety of concepts – from new and emerging to mature and established; from bricks and mortar to home-based – will share how they have evolved their franchise support systems. Topics will include how, when and by whom support is provided; the cost and return on investment franchisors can expect; and tips for overcoming common challenges. Featuring an interactive format, attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions and participate in the discussion.

Learning Takeaways:

How to use operational support as a differentiator in your franchise recruitment efforts
Best practices and tools to develop and evolve your franchise support program
How to measure the ROI of your franchise support program

Join the conversation at the CFA’s 2015 National Convention!

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