September 17, 2015 // Franchising.com // CARROLLTON, Texas - Catherine Monson, CEO of FASTSIGNS International, Inc. is the keynote speaker for the 2015 Metrocrest Chamber of Commerce Women’s Business Conference, taking place Friday, September 18, at the Hotel Intercontinental Dallas.
“I have observed five common characteristics of all highly successful people,” said Monson. “I look forward to sharing each of these in detail during my keynote presentation to help empower our local women business leaders professionally and personally.”
FASTSIGNS® CEO Catherine Monson Empowers Local Business Women
An advocate for small business and franchising, Monson is a past recipient of the International Franchise Association’s prestigious Bonny LeVine Award. She has been recognized by the Dallas Business Journal as one of the top 25 Women Industry Leaders and an Innovator and an Influencer by Sign and Digital Graphics magazine.
The Metrocrest Chamber of Commerce Woman’s Business Conference is presented by Baylor Medical Center at Carrollton and is designed to enrich local business women through targeted seminars, panel discussions, a vendor expo and a presentation of the Business Woman of the Year Award.
Catherine Monson is the CEO and President of FASTSIGNS International, Inc. She joined FASTSIGNS® in 2008 and has more than 30 years of franchising and management experience in sales and marketing, operations, development, training and advocacy. In 2012, Catherine appeared on the two-time Emmy Award-nominated reality series, Undercover Boss, to learn new ways to further advance the FASTSIGNS brand. She serves on the Board of Directors of the International Franchise Association (IFA), the Board of Directors of the Learning Experience® and the Board of Trustees of Pi Sigma Epsilon National Education Foundation.
FASTSIGNS International, Inc. is the largest sign and visual communications franchisor in North America, and is the worldwide franchisor of more than 590 independently owned and operated FASTSIGNS® centers in nine countries including the US, Canada, England, Brazil, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Grand Cayman, Mexico and Australia (where centers operate as SIGNWAVE®). Visit www.fastsigns.com for more information or call 800-FASTSIGNS to be connected to a location near you.
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