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Venture X® Breaks Ground for New Location in Pleasanton, CA

- Global Coworking Space Company Continues to Expand at a Rapid Pace -
Venture X — the premium membership-based workspace and community for entrepreneurs and businesses — continues its significant growth with the groundbreaking of a new 13,224-square-foot location at 4125 Hopyard Road suite 225.
Franchisee, Larry Cabling, of The MOS Group, signed the lease with Britannia Property Owner, LLC in March 2019. Cabling is fully galvanized to grow this new location into a coveted destination for ...

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Neighborly® Names Amer Waheed Chief Technology Officer

Neighborly®, the world's largest franchisor of home service brands, announced today the appointment of Amer Waheed as the company's new Chief Technology Officer, effective immediately.
In his new role, Waheed will oversee all of the company's information technology needs to improve program performance and to manage risk for Neighborly's portfolio of companies.
"The digital strides Neighborly has made in recent years have helped us achieve our status today as the world's largest home ...

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500th Goddard School Celebrated In Franchise's Home Market Of Philadelphia

- Early Childhood Education Provider Announces Milestone Location in Bala Cynwyd -
The Goddard School®, a nationally recognized early childhood education franchise, started its 30-plus-year franchising journey in the Philadelphia market in 1988 with one location.
This month, The Goddard School will reach a significant milestone.
Goddard Systems, Inc. (GSI), the franchisor of The Goddard School, is looking back on more than 30 years of success in early childhood education franchising as ...

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Big Blue Swim School Celebrates Successful Start to 2019 with Chicago Opening and Agreements for 24 Locations in Denver, Salt Lake City, Chicago and Minneapolis

- Technology-fueled swim school franchise is on track to achieve goal of 150 units by 2021 -
In late 2018, Big Blue Swim School, a Chicago-based children's swim school announced its plans to reach 150 units by 2021 by partnering with growth-minded franchise partners across the U.S. So far in 2019, the brand has already made good on its plans, with the signing of three major multi-unit deals for 16 units brining 10 locations to Chicago, Illinois and six to Minneapolis, Minnesota; five units ...

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Staffing Industry Leader NEXTAFF Coming to Beaverton, Oregon

- Premier staffing franchise opens first location in Pacific Northwest -
NEXTAFF, an industry leader in identifying quality talent for businesses, announced today it is opening a staffing agency location Beaverton, Oregon, which will be its first location in the state.
The new office will initially offer staffing services in the information technology fields.
"Beaverton is a thriving community and one of the largest cities in the state," said Cary Daniel, co-founder and director at ...

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Staffing Industry Leader NEXTAFF Coming to Pittsburgh

- Premier staffing franchise expands into thriving Pennsylvania market -
NEXTAFF, an industry leader in identifying quality talent for businesses, announced today it is opening a staffing agency location in Pittsburgh.
The new office will initially offer staffing services in the information technology fields.
"Pittsburgh is a booming metropolis with a wealth of quality talent," said Cary Daniel, co-founder and director at NEXTAFF. "By introducing NEXTAFF to the area, we'll be able to ...

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1-800 WATER DAMAGE Ranked a Top Franchise Twice in Entrepreneur's Annual Franchise 500®

1-800 WATER DAMAGE®, a national leader in the property restoration and water damage remediation industry, was recently ranked twice in Entrepreneur magazine's Franchise 500®, the world's first, best and most comprehensive franchise ranking. Recognized as an invaluable resource for potential franchisees, the Franchise 500® ranked 1-800 WATER DAMAGE 42nd in the Best Franchises for Any Budget and 50th in the Top Franchises for Veterans.
1-800 WATER DAMAGE's ranked positions are a testament to ...

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HOODZ International Ranked a Top Franchise in Entrepreneur's Highly Competitive 40th Annual Franchise 500®

HOODZ International, North America's largest and most reputable commercial kitchen exhaust hood cleaning provider, was recently ranked in Entrepreneur magazine's Franchise 500®, the world's first, best and most comprehensive franchise ranking. Recognized as an invaluable resource for potential franchisees, the Franchise 500® ranked HOODZ International in the Top 100 Franchises for Less Than $150,000 in 2019.
Recognized for its outstanding performance in areas including unit growth, financial ...

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Local Entrepreneurs to Open AtWork Personnel Office in Riverside, California

- National staffing franchise selects the City of Riverside for expansion of G&M Hire Enterprises' fourth location -
AtWork Group, an award-winning national staffing franchise, recently announced their latest expansion in California. The new location was awarded to local entrepreneurs Gregg Hassler and Moses Rangel, whose Southern California-based AtWork franchise—located at 11801 Pierce St., Suite 200 in Riverside, CA—will provide staffing services to employers throughout the surrounding ...

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Senior Helpers' New Survey Data Verifies Family Caregivers Require Periodic Respite

- National Survey Details How Caring for Aging Loved Ones Impacts Mental Health and Wellness -
May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and Senior Helpers®, the nation's premier provider of in-home senior care services, has just released the findings of a 1,000 person survey that highlights the need to help family caregivers manage factors that can impact mental health. With more than 65 million people across America acting as family caregivers1, it is a far-reaching issue. The Senior Helpers ...

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The Patch Boys Launches EIGHT New Locations in A Two-Week Span

The Patch Boys, America’s FIRST AND MOST TRUSTED drywall repair franchise company, has awarded EIGHT new locations in the last two weeks, including territories in Idaho, Nevada, North Carolina and New York.
A completely mobile business, The Patch Boys provides homeowners, landlords, property managers and business owners with a highly-focused wall patching service. These are jobs that are usually too small for most contractors and beyond the average homeowner’s skill set.
“The growth we’re ...

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Neighboring Favorite, PJ's Coffee of New Orleans, Furthers Expansion in the Lone Star State

- Growing Coffeehouse Franchise Embarks on Southwest Expansion; Plans to Open 180 Locations in Texas in Next 10 Years -
PJ's Coffee of New Orleans, a New Orleans-based coffeehouse that demonstrates a "southern hospitality" experience, the freshest products, and better beans with superior roasting technique, has announced rapid expansion plans for Texas with hopes to bring 180 new locations within the next 10 years. The region's plethora of added storefronts will center in the state's four ...

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