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Annapolis Red Hot & Blue Sponsors Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival For 17th Consecutive Year »

April 01, 2015 at 6:38AM PDT | Source: Red Hot & Blue

Annapolis, Maryland (PRWEB) April 01, 2015 - Red Hot & Blue Restaurant franchise owner, Chris Keller, announced that the Annapolis, Maryland restaurant has agreed to sponsor the Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival for the 17th consecutive year. “We are tied to this event because of its location, the music style (genre) and that the organizer is local and helping local charities,” said Keller.
The Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival will be held on Saturday, May 16th and Sunday May 17, 2015 at Sandy Point State Park, Annapolis, Maryland. Gates open at 10:30 am with performances scheduled from 11:00am-9:00pm on Saturday and 11:00am-8:00pm on Sunday. The festival is a rain or shine event to raise money for local charities such as: We Care And Friends; Special Love for Children with Cancer; Camp Face; and The League for People with Disabilities...

1Heart Ends 1st Quarter Of The Year With 1Heart Caregiver University Training Of New Staff  »

April 01, 2015 at 6:35AM PDT | Source: 1Heart Caregiver Services

Commits To Provide More Jobs For Year 2015
1Heart Caregiver Services end the first quarter of the year with the training of new hires through its 1Heart Caregiver University Inductive Training. 1Heart also celebrates its franchising expansion as it acquires new state registration with Minnesota.
Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) March 31, 2015 - Due to its rapid expansion, 1Heart Caregiver Services has started to hire more caregivers, staffing personnel, and marketing managers, franchise sales managers, public relations personnel and care managers within the Greater Los Angeles area. In line with this expansion the company's training institution, 1Heart Caregiver University has firmed up its training program and modules to assist with its mission to provide quality in-home care through a client-centered and service-oriented approach...

AlignLife Clinics Across The Country Hosting Community Workshop »

April 01, 2015 at 6:24AM PDT | Source: AlignLife

In efforts to educate our communities AlignLife will be hosting community workshops, the next one being in April
National (PRWEB) April 01, 2015 - Every day a new diet fad is introduced in America, the S.A.D. (standard American diet) contains things banned in other countries, and the diagnosis of American's with chronic illness sky rockets every year. AlignLife Chiropractic & Natural Health Centers believe that by educating not only their patients but also their communities they can reduce the future development of obesity and many other debilitating illnesses. Throughout the year each AlignLife clinic offers workshops at no charge in their clinics. Because yo-yo and fad dieting is such a wide spread trend that is negatively affecting millions of people, AlignLife will be hosting "Three Secrets to Weight Loss" the third week of the month...

Denny's Brings Popular DreamWorks Animation Characters To Kids Menu Nationwide »

April 01, 2015 at 6:18AM PDT | Source: Denny's
Denny's Opportunities Available

America's Diner and DreamWorks Animation Team up to Deliver Interactive Mealtime Entertainment With New Menus, DreamWorks COLOR App Featuring Original Content and Games
SPARTANBURG, S.C. - April 1, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) - Denny's (Nasdaq:DENN), America's iconic family diner, announced today the launch of a new kids menu featuring much-loved characters from DreamWorks Animation's award-winning film and television franchises. Kicking off with Penguins of Madagascar, Puss In Boots and Turbo FAST, in addition to many popular characters such as Shrek appearing throughout the year, the colorful characters adorn Denny's kids menu in a variety of interactive, themed puzzles and games to enjoy during mealtime. In addition, families will have access to a variety of fun family activities via the DreamWorks COLOR App along with an exciting selection of movie content, games and more...

Woodcraft Offers Upcycling Advice For Spring Home Improvement »

April 01, 2015 at 6:13AM PDT | Source: Woodcraft

As homeowners and renters begin planning spring home improvement projects, Woodcraft is ready to help with upcycling tips.
PARKERSBURG, W. VA. (PRWEB) March 31, 2015 - Upcycling is not just for craft projects – it offers lots of possibilities to make changes in your home décor, especially cabinets and furniture that will save money and reduce your contribution to the local landfill. Woodcraft can help you with upcycling ideas, products and advice.
For the past year, Woodcraft retail stores have hosted upcycling demonstrations on the third Saturday of the month to help customers discover the potential for upcycling in their home projects, and the company has added online resources for the public to access.
“To support the upcycling effort, Woodcraft added an Upcycling Resource Center to our Woodcraft...

Pizza Slices For Unwanted Electronics This April At Pizza Pizza »

April 01, 2015 at 6:07AM PDT | Source: Pizza Pizza

Slices for Devices program represents a true win-win-win for the environment, customers and children's hospitals.
TORONTO, ONTARIO - (Marketwired - April 1, 2015) - For the twelfth consecutive year, Pizza Pizza is offering a free slice of pizza to customers who drop off eligible electronic devices at any of its participating stores throughout the month of April.
Pizza Pizza invites customers to drop off used small electronic devices like smart phones, digital cameras and mp3 players in exchange for a free slice of pepperoni or cheese pizza. With the help of Greentec, the devices will be responsibly recycled with the proceeds from the process going to the benefit of Children's Miracle Network for a second straight year.
"The consequences of improperly discarding our unused devices can be devastating to the environment over time," said Pat Finelli, Chief Marketing Officer for Pizza Pizza...

Home Care Assistance Receives Better Business Bureau Accreditation »

April 01, 2015 at 5:54AM PDT | Source: Home Care Assistance

Cleveland's leading home care provider receives BBB accreditation in recognition of their commitment to high-quality customer service.
Solon, OH (PRWEB) March 31, 2015 - Home Care Assistance Cleveland, a leading provider of in-home care for seniors, announced today that it has received Better Business Bureau (BBB) accreditation.
“Accreditation is an honor – many businesses are not eligible,” said David Weiss, BBB president. “Businesses that meet our high standards are invited to apply for accreditation. Applicants undergo a review process and ultimate approval by our Board of Directors.”
Businesses seeking BBB accreditation must commit to the BBB Code of Business Practices. The Code is a comprehensive set of policies, procedures and best practices on how businesses treat consumers...

Anytime Fitness Will Offer "Free Workout Saturdays" Throughout May »

April 01, 2015 at 5:50AM PDT | Source: Anytime Fitness
Anytime Fitness  Opportunities Available

Free outdoor fitness classes, five Saturdays in a row, at more than 1,000 locations nationwide.
HASTINGS, Minn. - April 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - More than 1,000 Anytime Fitness clubs across the United States will host free outdoor exercise classes during the month of May. The five consecutive "Free Workout Saturdays" will be led by certified personal trainers and feature fun-infused exercises like tug-of-war, relay races, obstacle courses and more designed for people of every fitness level.
"Everyone realizes that exercise is good for you," said Dave Mortensen, President of Anytime Fitness. "But for many people, knowing how and where to get started can be a challenge. Our hope is that the 'Free Workout Saturdays' will show folks that exercise can be fun – and hopefully they'll find the motivation to continue on their own personal journeys to a healthier lifestyle...

Archadeck Outdoor Living Opens New Location In West Portland »

April 01, 2015 at 5:44AM PDT | Source: Archadeck
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North America’s leading deck and outdoor living space franchise brings its first location to Portland.
RICHMOND, VA (PRWEB) March 31, 2015 - Archadeck is excited to announce that Eric Fahland has opened a new Archadeck Outdoor Living franchise location servicing the West Portland area.
Known as Archadeck of West Portland, Eric Fahland will design and build custom outdoor living spaces for clients, including screened porches, decks, outdoor kitchens, outdoor living rooms and fireplaces, pergolas, gazebos and more. Areas Mr. Fahland will service include Beaverton, Lake Oswego, Rock Creek, Tualatin and Portland. “We are thrilled to bring Archadeck to Portland,” said Eric Fahland. “We’re excited to have this opportunity not only to help people realize the outdoor living space of their dreams, but to add value to their homes and quality of life...

Vanguard Cleaning® Systems Franchise Named Top 5 Home Based Business By Entrepreneur Magazine »

April 01, 2015 at 5:23AM PDT | Source: Vanguard Cleaning Systems

SAN MATEO, CA - (Marketwired - April 01, 2015) - The Vanguard Cleaning Systems® franchise opportunity was ranked as the #4 home based business in the April 2015 edition of Entrepreneur Magazine. The "No Property Required" list identifies franchise opportunities which require no storefront, office or warehouse outside the home. This marks the seventh consecutive year that Vanguard® has been named to this list.
"The Vanguard Commercial Cleaning Franchise represents a great opportunity for people to own and operate their own business," said Steve McConnell, Vice President of Marketing for Vanguard Cleaning Systems, Inc. "For a low initial investment, Vanguard Janitorial Franchise owners can take advantage of Vanguard's business system and support, allowing them to focus on managing and growing their independent business...

Express Employment Professionals Hosts National Leadership Event Featuring Daymond John, Dan Aykroyd And Liz Murray »

April 01, 2015 at 5:14AM PDT | Source: Express Employment Professionals

Speakers at the 2015 Refresh Leadership Live Simulcast will focus on how leaders can advance their business, inspire teams, and live an influential life.The simulcast event is designed to help business leaders and human resources professionals with their leadership skills.
(PRWEB) March 31, 2015 - Retail giant Daymond John, actor Dan Aykroyd and motivational speaker Liz Murray are set to share the stage at the 2015 Refresh Leadership Live Simulcast, a nationwide event focusing on how leaders can advance their business, inspire teams, and live an influential life.
Back for its sixth year and sponsored by Express Employment Professionals, the event will be simulcast to more than 8,000 attendees at nearly 200 locations across North America on Wednesday, April 15...

Hilton Worldwide Announces Two Iconic Jamaican Hotels To Join Curio – A Collection By Hilton »

April 01, 2015 at 5:10AM PDT | Source: Hilton Worldwide

Jewel Paradise Cove Beach Resort & Spa Runaway Bay and Jewel Dunn’s River Beach Resort & Spa Ocho Rios to Join Expanding Global Collection in 2015
April 01, 2015 // Franchising.com // MCLEAN, Va. – Hilton Worldwide today announced the signing of two iconic Jamaican properties to Curio – A Collection by Hilton, a global brand of distinctive upper upscale and luxury hotels, hand-picked for travelers who seek local discovery and authentic experiences.
Jewel Paradise Cove Beach Resort & Spa Runaway Bay, Curio – A Collection by Hilton, and Jewel Dunn’s River Beach Resort & Spa Ocho Rios, Curio – A Collection by Hilton, will become two of the latest Curio properties – and the first in the Caribbean – when they join the collection in 2015...

Franchise Opportunities Growing In Boston With Leading Preschool Company »

April 01, 2015 at 5:07AM PDT | Source: Primrose Schools

April 01, 2015 // Franchising.com // ATLANTA – Franchise opportunities are growing in the greater Boston area with Primrose Schools®, a high-quality early education and care provider with 300 schools independently owned and operated coast-to-coast. The company, which experienced record geographic expansion last year, is actively seeking potential Franchise Owners in the Boston area and will attend the Franchise & Business Opportunities Show, New England’s largest business ownership event taking place April 11-12 at the Seaport World Trade Center.
Last year, Primrose opened 19 new schools and awarded 45 franchise agreements, and additionally experienced a 13.5 percent increase in overall system revenue from 2013 to 2014...

Makina L. Wallace Joins EXIT Realty In Montgomery »

April 01, 2015 at 5:03AM PDT | Source: EXIT Realty

Montgomery, Alabama (Grassroots Newswire) March 30, 2015 - EXIT Hodges Real Estate in Montgomery today announced the addition of Makina L. Wallace to its team of real estate professionals.
"We’re excited to welcome Makina to EXIT Realty," says Paul Hodges, Broker of EXIT Hodges Real Estate. "EXIT is growing and attracting quality business people like Makina each and every day."
Ms. Wallace, a native of Montgomery. She returned to the River Region in 2013 with several years of experience in college admissions, recruitment and business-to-business sales in Alabama, Florida, Georgia and South Carolina. Though she is fairly new to the real estate profession, what she lacks in experience she makes up for in professionalism, enthusiasm and dedication...

Rare Volcano Constructed Inside Gold’s Gym In Mission, Texas »

April 01, 2015 at 4:58AM PDT | Source: Gold's Gym

Mission, TX (PRWEB) March 31, 2015 - One of the most beautiful and awe-inspiring aspects of a Hawaiian dream vacation would be a visit to Mount Kilauea on the big island. The big island of Hawaii, after all, is one of the few places where you can see molten lava slowly oozing at your feet in one of the most sought after natural spectacles on earth.
One place you would never expect to see a live volcano spewing ash and lava is in the flat, arid terrain of Mission, Texas -- until now.
Members of a local and independently owned Gold’s Gym are now treated every day to something that looks like it belongs in a major Hollywood production by Steven Spielberg, a replica of Mount Kilauea that violently erupts with smoke, ash and lava...

Sir Grout Of Central New Jersey Named Rookie Of The Year »

April 01, 2015 at 4:54AM PDT | Source: Sir Grout

Sir Grout announces Sir Grout of Central New Jersey to be this year's "Rookie of the Year."
Manasquan, NJ (PRWEB) March 31, 2015 - Every year, Sir Grout holds an annual convention of tile and grout experts in Estero Beach, FL, which can be read about in greater detail on its blog. The purpose of this meeting is to inform its franchises of any industry updates and to provide additional training to its team, which is especially helpful for the newest franchises who are just beginning to learn the ropes. In addition, this gathering is used by Sir Grout as an opportunity to reward its highest performing franchises by presenting them with awards and, at this year's award ceremony, Sir Grout of Central New Jersey received the title of "Rookie of the Year...

Red Hot & Blue BBQ Restaurant Set To Open In Cary, NC In April »

April 01, 2015 at 4:48AM PDT | Source: Red Hot & Blue

Two years in planning, building and designing, the Cary Red Hot & Blue restaurant is located in the Waverly Shopping Center at the corner of Tryon and Kildaire Farm Roads and is slated to open in April 2015. Red Hot & Blue is a full-service, casual-themed barbecue restaurant and full service caterer.
Winston-Salem, North Carolina (PRWEB) March 31, 2015 - Red Hot & Blue Restaurants, Inc. President, Randy McCann, confirmed that the national barbecue restaurant chain is opening a new location this month in Cary, North Carolina.
Two years in planning, building and designing, the Cary Red Hot & Blue restaurant is located in the Waverly Shopping Center at the corner of Tryon and Kildaire Farm Roads and is slated to open in April 2015...

PrideStaff Announces President’s Circle Award Given To Top Achievers In Growth »

April 01, 2015 at 4:20AM PDT | Source: PrideStaff

PrideStaff awarded top revenue producers its PrideStaff President’s Circle Award at the recent PrideStaff Annual Conference.
Fresno, CA (PRWEB) March 31, 2015 - PrideStaff awarded top revenue producers its PrideStaff President’s Circle Award at the recent PrideStaff Annual Conference.
This prestigious honor is reserved for Strategic-Partners, account managers and company managers who have grown their staffing offices and exceeded revenue objectives for the year. This year's list of PrideStaff President’s Circle Award winners were recognized at the organization’s annual meeting:
Aaron Zweback - MelvilleAlisa Torlai - ModestoAmy Linn & Julie Vicic - Dallas NorthAngela Chandna Pootrakul - Rx reliefAnn & David Gilbert - TempeCarl Franklin - Rx reliefChris Rupp - San Diego & CarlsbadChris & Kim Tillery - TuscaloosaDaan & Nieke Renssen - Thousand OaksDavid Duffey - Home OfficeGary Carmichael - HattiesburgJeremy Thacker - MemphisJohn-Reed McDonald - Home OfficeJonathan Smith - Houston SouthwestJonathan Stelling - Atlanta NorthKurt Mishler - LouisvilleLinda Donahue & Laney Donahue-Nott - San JoseMichael & Cheryl Eckelman - Cincinnati EastMike Pred - Atlanta EastPaula Pizarro - Home OfficeRick Hacker - Home OfficeSherie Duttenhofer - West Palm BeachStefanie Schwartz - FresnoSteve Haraway - Houston SoutheastSteve Romanelli - Northern KentuckyTom Maez - Rx relief
"Building a successful PrideStaff office with the kind of growth and profits that these individuals have achieved is truly amazing," says PrideStaff CEO George Rogers...

Dickey’s Barbecue Celebrates Milestone With 500th Opening In Wisconsin »

April 01, 2015 at 4:10AM PDT | Source: Dickey's Barbecue Pit®

April 01, 2015 // Franchising.com // ]Wauwatosa, WI - Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. is proud to announce the opening of their 500th location. On Thursday, April 2 at 11 a.m. the new Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Wauwatosa will mark a milestone for the family-owned barbecue chain. Chairman Roland Dickey, Sr. will appear at the Wauwatosa opening to celebrate the momentous occasion in the Dallas-based company’s history.
“It’s hard to believe the one-room barbecue joint my grandfather founded is now a national chain with 500 locations,” said Roland Dickey, Jr., CEO of Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, Inc. “I’m so proud of what our team has accomplished in building our brand to where we are today...

Curtis Gray Joins The Joint Corp. As SVP Of Operations »

April 01, 2015 at 4:02AM PDT | Source: The Joint Corp.

April 01, 2015 // Franchising.com // SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - The Joint Corp. (Nasdaq: JYNT) today announced that Curtis (Curt) Gray, a seasoned retail executive with a 30-year track record of helping retail organizations improve store operations, develop new concepts and expand into new markets, has joined the company as Senior Vice President of Operations.
Gray will apply his prodigious experience in improving on and expanding retail concepts to help The Joint achieve its aggressive business goals, which includes expanding its brand presence nationally by opening new chiropractic clinics in Florida, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Alabama, Ohio, California and New Mexico. He will also use his expertise to help the company and its franchisees across a variety of areas, including real estate site selection and development, franchise sales promotion, loyalty marketing and streamlining overall operations...



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