Franchising Resources for Veterans
Helping Veterans With ‘Operation Enduring Opportunity’
International Franchise Association CEO Steve Caldeira on efforts to help veterans find jobs in the private sector.
Guest Speaker for Franchisors
The Profitability of Franchising
Presented by Lynne D. Shelton, Senior Attorney with Shelton Law & Associates at the West Coast Franchise Expo
Prospective Franchisors will learn the economics of franchising their business. Attendees will evaluate the potential profit realized from creating a steady growth franchise model. Prospective Franchisors will participate in a ten year case study analyzing potential profit and expenditures for a franchise system.
The A to Z’s of Franchising
Presented by Lynne D. Shelton, Senior Attorney with Shelton Law & Associates at the Franchise Expo South
You will learn the basic information about franchising but glean an in-depth knowledge through the experiences of the presenter.
Guest Speaker for Franchisees
A to Z’s of Buying a Franchise
Presented by Lynne D. Shelton, Senior Attorney with Shelton Law & Associates. If you’re looking for a no-nonsense, cut-to-the-quick, show me how to evaluate franchises so that I can buy one that’s right for me . . . this is the symposium you need. And it’s the only one you’ll need! If you hope to become a successful franchisee, get started with confidence by participating in this symposium.
You will learn the basic information about franchising but glean an in-depth knowledge through the experiences of the presenters. They will help you understand how to interpret and use the Franchise Disclosure Document to discover reliable information about the performance and viability of any franchise, how to evaluate the franchisor’s operating system and determine if you and your intended market are compatible with the system, the pros and cons of franchising, the fees required by franchisors, the facts about territorial and product restrictions, how to raise money to invest in a franchise, and much, much more.
Navigating the Buying Process: What to ask before you invest
Presented by Lynne D. Shelton, Senior Attorney with Shelton Law & Associates at the Franchise Expo South, Miami, Florida
Prospective Franchisees will learn how to reduce the failure rates of startup businesses, and learn the standardized best practices available to them. Attendees will also learn how to get the most out of their business relationships, and how to be a more successful business owner through leveraging the brand.
Franchising, the Shortcut to a Business.
Presented by Lynne D. Shelton, Senior Attorney with Shelton Law & Associates at the Franchise & Business Opportunity Expo. Requested guest speaking at the Houston, TX, Dallas, TX, San Diego, CA, Portland, OR, Seattle, WA and Ft. Lauderdale shows.
Prospective Franchisees will learn what franchising is, why they should evaluate it, how to get the most out of franchising and how to leverage the system for the highest success. An additional bonus session will be included with tips for how to reduce their failure rate.
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Shelton Law & Associates Law firm
A multi-office law firm who works exclusively in the areas of franchising or the issues that come about because of franchising. We have offices located in Austin, TX, Tampa, Florida, Charlotte, NC and Gold River, CA (northern wine country) areas. We work with Franchisors, Franchisees, Business owners, and Entrepreneurs. We specifically handle Franchise, Intellectual Property, (Trademarks and Copyrights), Wills and Trusts, Mediation/Arbitration and Litigation
Kolache Creations Bakery
Kolache Creations, “the Best Little Bakery in Town”® produces the best Kolache products this side of Prague. They are always made fresh daily from scratch using the same authentic Czechoslovakian recipe that we have for over 30 years now. We still offer over 25 varieties of traditional kolaches (poppy seed, open-faced fruit filled, and cottage cheese), as well as, contemporary fillings such as sausage, jalapeno/sausage & cheese, sausage/egg & cheese, ham & cheese, cream cheese and many more. The cinnamon rolls, cinnamon twists, sticky buns and the ever-so-popular cinnamon bread are among everyone’s favorites.
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Eco Fresh Industries
EcoSafe® and EcoFresh® products are formulated, manufactured and distributed by EcoFresh Industries, Inc. located in Dallas, Texas USA. Since 1972, EcoFresh® brand names have become world famous. In 2009, they began bringing their names home. They now manufacture all professional, consumer and specialty products under the EcoSafe® and EcoFresh® brand names.
EcoFresh Industries, Inc. is committed to becoming a leader in providing world-class, eco-friendly products of such highly-regarded quality that our consumer and commercial customers alike receive unquestionably superior value, that our franchisees, employees and contractors ultimately share our success and be equally valued and respected, and finally our investors and shareholders receive a sustainable and significant return on their investment.