Bolster Your Bottom Line with the Work Opportunity Tax Credit

By Patrick Cooney, Director of Business Development & Strategic Partnerships at WOTC.com Employers who are engaged in veteran hiring initiatives garner many benefits in having veterans as part of their workforce.  Veterans provide strong leadership and the ability to thrive within a team setting which employers across all industries can gain from.  The franchise structure is one…

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Enlist in Your Future: Franchising at Hissho Sushi

We know that the reasons behind your conscious decision to serve your country were different for each of you. We understand that no one will ever be able to comprehend all the sacrifices that were made to honor that commitment. As soldiers, sailors, airmen, Coast Guardsmen and Marines, you do have one thing in common…

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VetFran Members Celebrate Veterans Day

This Veterans Day, we give pause to reflect on the generous and selfless service of our nation’s veterans. It is in recognition and appreciation for this service that VetFran member companies offer incentives and discounts to veterans looking to make their next step into business ownership. Many of our members have been recently highlighted by…

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VetFran Celebrates National Veteran Small Business Week

To kick off the month of November and National Veterans Small Business Week, VetFran held an event with the City of Cibolo, Texas. Cibolo is a bedroom community of San Antonio, and is looking to have additional investment in franchises to grow the city. With a high percentage of veterans in the community, Cibolo realized…

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VetFran Attends the Business Beyond the Battlefield Conference

VetFran is proud to have partnered with the Veterans Business Outreach Center University Of Texas Arlington to provide content for the Business Beyond the Battlefield Conference. The conference facilitated networking opportunities and learning experiences for members of the veteran community who are interested in entrepreneurship and business. The four-day conference just wrapped up in Arlington,…

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Dina Dwyer-Owens and Mike Owens Pledge $250,000 Donation to VetFran, IFA Foundation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jenna Weisbord, 310-995-0839 jweisbord@franchise.org @franchising411 WASHINGTON D.C., July 9, 2019 — Dina Dwyer-Owens, brand ambassador for Neighborly, a past chair of the International Franchise Association (IFA), and a past chair of the IFA’s VetFran Committee; and her husband Mike Owens have pledged $250,000 to the IFA Foundation in support of the…

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