DALLAS, Jan. 18, 2012 // PRNewswire // -- Fireman's Contractors, Inc. (OTC BB: FRCN), a commercial contractor offering services in the pavement maintenance and parking lot maintenance industry, today announced it has joined the International Franchise Association (IFA), the world's oldest and largest organization representing franchising worldwide.
With more than a 50-year history, the IFA provides information necessary to stay abreast of the changes facing the global franchise community through educational programs, annual conventions, legal symposiums and regional and local meetings.
"The IFA will be a valuable resource as we move forward with our franchise development program," said Renee Gilmore, Chief Executive Officer of Fireman's Contractors. "There are numerous legislative, educational and networking benefits available to IFA members, and we are proud to be a part of an association that works to protect, enhance and promote franchising."
Fireman's Contractors recently launched a franchise development program, aimed to increase market share through franchise expansion. The program is being lead by a team of highly successful and experienced franchise development professionals.
Additional information on the Fireman's Contractors franchise development program can be found at: Fireman's Contractors Franchise Development Program.
The International Franchise Association is the world's oldest and largest organization representing franchising worldwide. Celebrating over 50 years of excellence, education and advocacy, IFA works through its government relations and public policy, media relations and educational programs to protect, enhance and promote franchising. Through its media awareness campaign highlighting the theme, Franchising: Building Local Businesses, One Opportunity at a Time, IFA promotes the economic impact of the more than 825,000 franchise establishments, which support nearly 18 million jobs and $2.1 trillion of economic output for the U.S. economy. IFA members include franchise companies in over 300 different business format categories, individual franchisees and companies that support the industry in marketing, law and business development.
Fireman's Contractors, Inc. (OTC BB: FRCN) is a full-service contractor providing professional services for commercial and government clients. Services include Road Improvements, Pavement Maintenance, Seal Coating, Parking Lot Striping, Pavement Marking, Asphalt Maintenance and Repair, and ADA Compliance. Fireman's Contractors has completed its FDD requirements with the Federal Trade Commission and has developed franchise territories across the U.S. The Company's goal is to develop hundreds of new franchise locations in the next 24 to 48 months. Fireman's Contractors brings a professional value system delivering outstanding results through honorable customer relationships and repeat business. Local firefighters are supported by a portion of profits which are donated to local Firefighter Associations. For more information on the company, visit www.FiremansContractors.com.
This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Act of 1934. These forward-looking statements are based largely on the expectations or forecasts of future events, can be affected by inaccurate assumptions, and are subject to various business risks and known and unknown uncertainties, a number of which are beyond the control of management. Therefore, actual results could differ materially from the forward-looking statements contained in this press release. Additional information respecting the factors that could materially affect the Company and its operations are contained in its annual report on Form 10K and Form 10-Q as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement.
Fireman's Contractors, Inc.
2406 Gravel Road
Fort Worth, TX 76118
Geralyn Maher DeBusk
Halliburton Investor Relations
SOURCE Fireman’s Contractors, Inc.