ORLANDO, FL (PRWEB) November 14, 2016 - U.S. Lawns, a commercial landscape maintenance company, announced today that President Ken Hutcheson, was selected to speak at the International Franchise Association’s (IFA) Emerging Franchisor Conference. The conference will take place November 16 to 18 in New Orleans, LA. His discussion is called Building a Rockstar Team – the Untold Secrets. In his talk, Hutcheson will share valuable advice including tips on how to build a strong team while balancing short and long term profitability.
“I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to speak with this year’s Emerging Franchisor’s attendees,” said Ken Hutcheson, President of U.S. Lawns. “I know the challenges franchisors often face when setting up their businesses, and I look forward to sharing my advice and experience with them.”
Attendees at this year’s conference can expect to learn about best practices, get a chance to network with others, participate in a problem-solving exercise, and earn Certified Franchise Executive (CFE) credits.
Ken Hutcheson joined U.S. Lawns in 1995 and has been instrumental in growing the commercial landscape management franchise organization from a regional 18-franchise network to an industry leader with over 250 commercial landscape management franchises nationwide offering year-round grounds services. He’s skilled at developing employees, franchisees and customer bases that are anchored on a strong commitment to long-term, high-value relationships. Hutcheson received a bachelor’s degree in Agriculture from the University of Florida.
Founded in 1986, U.S. Lawns services commercial landscape customers through a network of over 250 locally owned franchise locations nationwide, providing customized landscape management and snow & ice management services to corporate campuses, retail centers, industrial parks, multi-family residential communities and other commercial customers. For more information, visit http://www.USLawns.com and http://www.USLawnsFranchise.com.
Celebrating 56 years of excellence, education and advocacy, the International Franchise Association is the world's oldest and largest organization representing franchising worldwide. IFA works through its government relations and public policy, media relations and educational programs to protect, enhance and promote franchising and the more than 733,000 franchise establishments that support nearly 7.6 million direct jobs, $674.3 billion of economic output for the U.S. economy and 2.5 percent of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP). IFA members include franchise companies in over 300 different business format categories, individual franchisees and companies that support the industry in marketing, law, technology and business development.
SOURCE U.S. Lawns