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Franchise Update Media: IFA Recognizes Franchisees with Open for Opportunity Awards

  By Kerry Pipes This article originaly appeared on Franchising.com on October 5, 2022. Read the full piece.  A year after launching its Open for…

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Franchise Wire: IFA Members Receive First-Ever Open for Opportunity Awards at Event

By Mary Vinnedge This article originally appeared in FranchiseWire on October 3, 2022. Read the full piece. More than 300 franchise industry officials pressed their…

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Open For Opportunity Awards 2022 – Photo Gallery

Check out photos from the annual Open for Opportunity Awards! The awards were held Tuesday, September 20th in Washington D.C. at the IFA Annual Leadership…

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Greg Flynn: Franchises are key to a healthy California workforce

This op-ed originally appeared in Capitol Weekly on June 20, 2022. Read the full piece. Greg Flynn is the founder, chairman and CEO of the Flynn…

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Alex Johnson: Franchising can pave a path to a better life

This op-ed originally appeared in the San José Spotlight on June 13, 2022. Read the full story. The author, Alex Johnson, is the CEO of…

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Matt Haller: Open for Opportunity: Protecting the franchise business model

This editorial originally appeared on Franchising.com on May 2, 2022. Read the full piece. The author, Matt Haller, is President and CEO of the International Franchise…

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Linda Chadwick: As the CEO of Rita’s, I know that franchise business ownership can change lives

This op-ed originally appeared in The Philadelphia Inquirer on May 2, 2022. Read the full piece. Linda Chadwick is President and CEO of Rita’s Franchise Company,…

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100 Black Men of Atlanta: Mayor Dickens joins community leaders to talk franchises, economic opportunity

April 1, 2022 Read the full piece. Atlanta Mayor Andre Dickens welcomed the International Franchise Association Monday for a discussion of how business franchises can…

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The Atlanta Inquirer: Local Franchise Leaders, Business Community Convenes in Metro Atlanta to Host Diversity Roundtable

March 28, 2022 Read the full article. March 28 – The International Franchise Association’s Open for Opportunity Roadshow stop in metro Atlanta kicked off this morning with…

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