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Sky Zone Raleigh Celebrates 100th Park Opening With Grand Giveaways And Thrilling Festivities »

July 01, 2015 at 10:05AM PDT | Source: Sky Zone

Trampoline Park Offers Guests the Ultimate Day of Fun
July 01, 2015 // Franchising.com // Raleigh – Sky Zone Trampoline Park, creator of the world’s first all-walled trampoline playing court, is giving guests a reason to jump for joy with the opening of its 100th location in Lakewood, NJ. This expansion marks an epic milestone that exemplifies Sky Zone’s remarkable international growth and success.
All parks in the United States, Australia, Canada and Mexico will be doing their part to celebrate the momentous occasion by upholding two of Sky Zone’s key pillars; doing good and fostering fun. Each of the 100 Sky Zone parks will be donating $500 to a local charity of their choice. Sky Zone Raleigh will proudly donate to Camp Royall...

Cruise Planners’ Re-Introduces “Sea Of Love” Cruise Wedding Packages For All Couples »

June 30, 2015 at 5:20AM PDT | Source: Cruise Planners

On the heels of SCOTUS’ historic ruling about same-sex marriages, nation’s largest network of home-based travel agents offers complete wedding and event packages
Coral Springs, Fla. (PRWEB) June 30, 2015 - Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, recently enhanced its Sea of Love destination wedding program – with completely packaged weddings and vow renewals designed for all couples. This initiative enhances the company’s already growing wedding business, which has seen a spike during the past few years.
“We want to create memorable celebration ceremonies for all types of love and traditions,” said Vicky Garcia, COO and co-owner of Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative...

Cruise Planners’ Brian Shultz Wins 40 Under 40 Award From South Florida Business Journal »

June 29, 2015 at 10:15AM PDT | Source: Cruise Planners

Cruise Planners’ Executive Vice President, Technology and Operations recognized for technology innovations, community service and company leadership
Coral Springs, Fla. (PRWEB) June 29, 2015 - Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, the nation’s largest home-based travel agent franchise network in the industry, announced today that Executive Vice President, Technology and Operations, Brian Shultz was awarded the 40 Under 40 Award from South Florida Business Journal.
Shultz has been with Cruise Planners for more than five years, and in that time, he has moved from Director of Technology, to Vice President to Executive Vice President. His latest role includes more of an overarching leadership role tapping into his pragmatic, strategic and forward-thinking skills...

Sky Zone Syracuse To Kick Off Summer With End Of School Year Bash »

June 29, 2015 at 9:41AM PDT | Source: Sky Zone

Trampoline Park will Offer Specials and Giveaways to Celebrate Summertime
June 29, 2015 // Franchising.com // SYRACUSE, NY - Sky Zone Trampoline Park, creator of the world’s first all-walled trampoline playing court, is kicking off summer with a Summer Bash four-day celebration. From June 29th through July 2nd, Syracuse families can come in to Sky Zone Syracuse and celebrate the end of the school year with gravity-defying Summer Bash deals.
Throughout the week, guests at Sky Zone Syracuse will be able to take advantage of various specials like two hours of Dodgeball for $15 a day or $50 for four days, $5 30-minute jump passes for first time jumpers, and Fuel Zone specials. On Tuesday June 30th, families can purchase a Family Fun Pack discounted pricing that includes four 60 minute jumps...

Launch Trampoline Park Is Coming To Springfield, MA »

June 25, 2015 at 10:16AM PDT | Source: Launch Trampoline Park
Launch Trampoline Park Opportunities Available

Get Ready to Jump!
(PRWEB) June 25, 2015 - Launch Trampoline Park provides kids of all ages with endless fun of bouncing on trampolines, playing dodgeball in mid-air or falling into a massive foam pit. Launch Trampoline Park, Springfield will be located at 165 Avocado Street Springfield, MA. The building will feature over 25,000 square feet of space and have about 16,000 square feet dedicated to trampolines.
“Springfield is going through a huge transformation right now and we are so excited to be able to part of the revitalization of the area,” said franchisees Myron and Linda Ferguson “Launch encourages family wellness through entertaining fitness, and we are happy to get the community jumping!”
“The Launch Springfield franchisees have a great passion for their community and to provide health, wellness and fun to the residents of Springfield...

Milford, CT, Get Ready To Jump!  »

June 25, 2015 at 8:12AM PDT | Source: Launch Trampoline Park
Launch Trampoline Park Opportunities Available

Launch Trampoline Park is Coming to Milford, CT
The new park will be owned and operated by Robert and Chereyl Gebler, Brandon and Stacey Maxwell, and Mike and Kristi Carriero, and scheduled to open this fall.
Warwick, RI (PRWEB) June 25, 2015 - Launch Trampoline Park provides kids of all ages with endless fun of bouncing on trampolines, playing dodgeball in mid-air or falling into a massive foam pit. Launch Trampoline Park, Milford will be located at 125 Old Gate Lane in Milford, CT. The building will feature over 29,000 square feet of space and have about 16,000 square feet dedicated to trampolines.
“We are very excited to provide the community of New Haven County with a fun activity for families,” said franchisee Stacey Maxwell...

Get Ready To Jump! Launch Trampoline Park Is Coming To Bergen County, NJ »

June 25, 2015 at 4:36AM PDT | Source: Launch Trampoline Park
Launch Trampoline Park Opportunities Available

Launch Franchising, LLC. is pleased to announce the opening of Launch Trampoline Park in Bergen County, NJ this fall. The new park will be located at 535 South River Street Hackensack, NJ.
Warick, RI (PRWEB) June 25, 2015 - Launch Trampoline Park provides kids of all ages with endless fun of bouncing on trampolines, playing dodgeball in mid-air or falling into a massive foam pit. Launch Trampoline Park, Bergen County will be located at 535 South River Street Hackensack, NJ 07601. The building will feature over 44,000 square feet of space and have about 22,000 square feet dedicated to trampolines, making it one of the largest parks in the country.
“We are very excited to open our third corporate location of Launch Trampoline Park,” stated Robert Arnold, president and co-owner of Launch Franchising, LLC...

Seattle Welcomes Newest Hilton Garden Inn »

June 25, 2015 at 3:51AM PDT | Source: Hilton Garden Inn

New hotel is Conveniently Located to Area Attractions
June 25, 2015 // Franchising.com // SEATTLE, Wa. and MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton Garden Inn, Hilton Worldwide’s (NYSE: HLT) award-winning brand of peaceful and energizing hotels, announced the opening of Hilton Garden Inn Seattle Downtown, representing an addition to the brand’s growing portfolio of more than 625 hotels worldwide.
Hilton Garden Inn Seattle Downtown (developed and owned by Touchstone, a Seattle-based developer) is managed by The Hotel Group.
“We are excited to welcome the newest Hilton Garden Inn to downtown Seattle,” said Adrian Kurre, global head, Hilton Garden Inn. “The central location between Puget Sound and Lake Washington provides the perfect destination for travelers to explore the area and experience the brand’s signature service, style and Satisfaction Promise™...

The Next “Pig” Idea In Franchising »

June 24, 2015 at 6:04AM PDT | Source: PigOut Catering

PigOut Catering Puts Plans in Motion to “Sow” Targeted U.S. Territories with Mobile Specialty Catering Units
Full-Service Canadian Catering Brand Forecasts Opening in 10 U.S. Markets by the End of the Year; Debuting at the Texas Restaurant Association Marketplace June 28-29
June 24, 2015 // Franchising.com // ST. CATHARINES, Ont. ­­– A catering business with five-star restaurant class, yet no need for a full kitchen, warehouse and a bloated volume of overhead expenses? Maybe “when pigs fly.”
Well, take a look above, because hog heaven is here!
PigOut Catering, renowned for popularizing mobile catering in southeastern Ontario (Canada) with its striking pig roaster as a central focal point, announced today its U...

Sky Zone Timonium To Kick Off Summer With End-of-School-Year Bash »

June 22, 2015 at 9:04AM PDT | Source: Sky Zone

Trampoline Park Will Offer Specials and Giveaways to Celebrate Summertime
June 22, 2015 // Franchising.com // Timonium, MD - Sky Zone Trampoline Park, creator of the world’s first all-walled trampoline playing court, is kicking off summer with a Summer Bash four-day celebration. From June 22nd through June 25th, Timonium families can come in to Sky Zone Timonium and celebrate the end of the school year with gravity-defying Summer Bash deals.
Throughout the week, guests at Sky Zone Timonium will be able to take advantage of various specials like two hours of Dodgeball for $15 a day or $50 for four days, $5 30-minute jump passes for first time jumpers, and Fuel Zone specials. On Tuesday June 23rd, families can purchase a Family Fun Pack discounted pricing that includes four 60 minute jumps...

IHG® Signs Its Fifth InterContinental® Hotel In France »

June 15, 2015 at 10:59AM PDT | Source: InterContinental Hotels Group

InterContinental® Lyon Hotel Dieu
June 15, 2015 // Franchising.com // InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, today announces the signing of InterContinental® Lyon Hotel Dieu in Lyon, France. The hotel will operate under a management agreement with Crédit Agricole Assurances and will be developed by Eiffage.
The 143-room property further strengthens IHG’s position as one of the largest international hotel operators in France by becoming the company’s fifth InterContinental® hotel in the country, joining InterContinental® Paris - Le Grand, InterContinental® Paris - Avenue Marceau, InterContinental® Marseille Hotel Dieu, and InterContinental® Carlton Cannes...

Sky Zone Locations In Metro Detroit To Kick Off Summer With End-of-School-Year Bash »

June 15, 2015 at 9:16AM PDT | Source: Sky Zone

Shelby Township, Canton And Taylor Trampoline Parks Will Offer Specials and Giveaways To Celebrate Summertime
June 15, 2015 // Franchising.com // MICHIGAN - Sky Zone Trampoline Park, creator of the world’s first all-walled trampoline playing court, is kicking off summer with a Summer Bash four-day celebration at all Metro Detroit locations, including Shelby Township, Canton and Taylor. From June 15th through June 18th, families can come in to Metro Detroit Sky Zone locations and celebrate the end of the school year with gravity-defying Summer Bash deals.
Throughout the week, guests at Sky Zone will be able to take advantage of various specials like two hours of dodgeball for $15 a day or $50 for four days; 30-minute jump passes for $5 for first time jumpers; 10, 1-hour jump passes for $99; and Sky Café specials...

Hilton Garden Inn Reveals New Property In Nashville »

June 10, 2015 at 6:07AM PDT | Source: Hilton Garden Inn

New Hotel In The Heart of Music City Has Three Restaurants, a Floating Staircase and a Rooftop Pool
June 10, 2015 // Franchising.com // NASHVILLE, Tenn. and MCLEAN, Va. – Hilton Garden Inn, Hilton Worldwide’s award-winning brand of peaceful and energizing hotels, announced today the opening of Hilton Garden Inn Nashville Downtown/Convention Center representing an addition to the brand’s growing portfolio of more than 625 hotels worldwide.
Hilton Garden Inn Nashville Downtown/Convention Center is owned and managed by Chartwell Hospitality LLC.
“We are excited to welcome the new Hilton Garden Inn to Nashville,” said Adrian Kurre, global head, Hilton Garden Inn. “Our new location is within walking distance to several corporate headquarters and music venues and it’s an honor to share this vibrant city with our guests...

Launch Franchising, LLC Announces Openings Of Four New Indoor Trampoline Parks »

June 09, 2015 at 7:00AM PDT | Source: Launch Trampoline Park
Launch Trampoline Park Opportunities Available

June 09, 2015 // Franchising.com // WARWICK, R.I. - Launch Franchising, LLC. is pleased to announce the opening of four new indoor trampoline parks set to open this fall. The new parks will be located in Bergen County, NJ; Milford, CT; North Andover, Mass.; and Springfield, Mass. – bringing the total to 11 parks in the Northeast region.
Launch Trampoline Park (Launch) was founded in 2012 by Rhode Island entrepreneur Robert Arnold and retired New England Patriot cornerback and three-time Super Bowl Champion Ty Law. By this fall, Arnold and Law will have three corporate-owned locations in Bergen County, NJ, Hartford, CT, Warwick, RI, plus eight owned and operated by franchisees. Arnold embarked on the vision for Launch in 2011 after he visited his first trampoline park with his wife and kids...

EagleRider Continues To Offer Successful Exits For Franchisees And Partners »

June 04, 2015 at 10:04AM PDT | Source: EagleRider

LOS ANGELES - June 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - EagleRider, the world's innovator and pioneer of motorcycle experiences, has officially acquired three new locations in Seattle, WA, Portland, OR, and Vancouver, BC Canada, resulting in a win-win situation for the franchisees who made successful exits and EagleRider who now controls three new strategic locations in key markets!
Chris McIntyre, Founder and CEO of EagleRider, remarks "It's no secret that EagleRider is built in large part on the strong foundations that our franchise partners have laid down and there are few things more satisfying than helping a franchise achieve prosperity and eventually concluding an arrangement where all parties emerge stronger than ever before!"
EagleRider Seattle, well-located right next to the Sea-Tac Airport, offers the best base of operations from which you can explore the legendary Olympic Peninsula or Cascade Mountains, while EagleRider Portland features direct access to famous attractions like the People's Coast, Crater Lake, and the active volcano Mt...

School Of Rock Names Elliot Baldini Senior VP Of Marketing »

June 04, 2015 at 8:43AM PDT | Source: School of Rock

New Addition Brings Extensive Marketing Expertise to Growing School of Rock Franchise
June 04, 2015 // Franchising.com // Chicago, IL - School of Rock, the leader in performance-based music education, has announced the hiring of Elliot Baldini as Senior Vice President of Marketing. Baldini will be responsible for leading School of Rock’s various marketing programs including digital, local, events, and franchise development.
Before joining School of Rock, Baldini served various roles at Guitar Center including Director of Strategy and CRM, Director of Strategic Marketing Initiatives, and Director of Merchandising. Baldini was responsible for the development and execution of top priority, high impact marketing strategy and CRM initiatives for Guitar Center's online brands...

Pinot’s Palette Awards 27 Locations Through First Five Months »

June 04, 2015 at 7:18AM PDT | Source: Pinot's Palette

Award-Winning Paint and Sip Franchise Experiencing Record Year for Growth
June 04, 2015 // Franchising.com // HOUSTON, Texas – Pinot’s Palette is turning business expansion into its own art form!
The company, which is now the first and only international franchisor of paint and sip studios in North America, announced it has awarded franchise agreements representing a record-setting 27 locations year-to-date and added the states of Minnesota and Alabama to the Pinot’s Palette map.
Nineteen of the locations were signed in April and May, as demand for available franchise territories continues to increase. All of the new studios are projected to open over the next 6 to 9 months.
“We’re experiencing unprecedented growth, and the interest in our business model continues to put us in an incredible leadership position for a historical year of expansion,” said Craig Ceccanti, Co-Founder and CEO of Pinot’s Palette...

Red Roof Inn® Continues Under The Westmont Umbrella In Multi-Million Dollar Deal »

June 02, 2015 at 10:50AM PDT | Source: Red Roof Inn

June 02, 2015 // Franchising.com // Columbus, OH – Recognizing high demand for the Red Roof® brand and the company’s continuing growth trajectory, Westmont Hospitality has recapitalized a portfolio of 89 Red Roof® properties. Westmont will be a minority stakeholder in the new venture and will continue to operate the portfolio.
“Westmont has such confidence in Red Roof and the potential of the brand. Westmont, understanding the value of the assets and the Red Roof Brand, was determined in its desire to maintain their investment in these assets and we are looking forward to continued growth under their umbrella,” said Andrew Alexander, President of Red Roof Inn.
Alexander says all of the 89 properties will remain Red Roof Inn® or Red Roof Plus+® properties...

School Of Rock Strums Its Way To Lomas Verdes, Mexico »

June 02, 2015 at 5:56AM PDT | Source: School of Rock

School of Rock Opens Its Newest International Location
June 02, 2015 // Franchising.com // LOMAS VERDES, Mexico - School of Rock, the leader in performance-based music education, announced today the opening of its newest international location in Mexico, located at Av. Lomas Verdes 414, Locales J2-3 in Naucalpan de Juárez. The opening of School of Rock Lomas Verdes will offer local children an opportunity to pursue music education in an entirely new way.
The School of Rock music program differentiates itself by encouraging students to learn how to play with their fellow students. Taking the focus off the individual and creating a team dynamic allows students to enjoy a supportive and motivating environment in which to learn...

World Of Beer And Anchor Brewing Company Team Up »

June 01, 2015 at 10:06AM PDT | Source: World of Beer

To Bring Guests the Exclusive California Uncommon Kölsch-Style Ale With Meyer Lemons in June
Craft beer enthusiasts are invited to share their summer WOBTrip experiences for a chance to win a trip to the brewery
June 01, 2015 // Franchising.com // Tampa, Fla., and San Francisco, Calif. - World of Beer’s first #WOBTrip of summer starts on the West Coast at America’s first craft brewery, Anchor Brewing Company. This June, the brewery will be providing WOB with an exclusive limited-release summer seasonal: California Uncommon™ Kölsch-Style Ale with Meyer Lemons. This Kölsch-style ale with a twist can only be found at the brewery and on draught at WOB taverns nationwide, beginning June 5.
"Our commitment to craft beer is evident by the company we keep, and Anchor Brewing’s reputation precedes itself,” said Paul Avery, World of Beer CEO and President...



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