Beef Jerky Outlet Offers Franchise Advice During ‘The Profit’

By: Rachel M on October 12, 2016  |   Tags: , , ,

Beef Jerky Outlet, the nation’s fastest growing beef jerky retailer, talked with Marcus Lemonis during the recent IFE show while he was filming The Profit. They shared that communication is critical to the success of a franchise brand. The Profit is a hit CNBC show that highlights Lemonis as he works with struggling, cash-strapped businesses to help … Continue reading Beef Jerky Outlet Offers Franchise Advice During ‘The Profit’ »


919 Marketing Celebrates 20th Anniversary with Major Growth Milestones

By: Jackie Conover on January 12, 2016

Agency Doubles Revenue in 2015 with Growth in Franchising and Nonprofit Clients 919 Marketing, a leading national content marketing agency, celebrates its 20th anniversary this month with a series of milestones that accentuate the firm’s success with clients across a broad range of industries. In 2015, the agency, located just outside of Research Triangle Park … Continue reading 919 Marketing Celebrates 20th Anniversary with Major Growth Milestones »


An Effective Social Media Marketing Campaign in 2014

By: Ellen Black on November 4, 2014  |   Tags:

As we near the end of the year we find ourselves reflecting on social media marketing in 2014. Needless to say, social has evolved and consumers’ perceptions of it have changed as well. Social media has grown increasingly popular with consumers. But with increased awareness comes increased competition too. With technology and consumer interest rapidly … Continue reading An Effective Social Media Marketing Campaign in 2014 »


All About People shares tips with the Wall Street Journal

By: Jackie Conover on September 24, 2014  |   Tags:

An excerpt from the September 24, 2014, edition of the Wall Street Journal: Sherri Mitchell, co-founder of All About People, a Phoenix staffing and recruiting franchiser, says young employees sometimes need coaching to understand when excuses cross the line. Several years ago, the company hired a talented 23-year-old recruiter who offered a lot of excuses … Continue reading All About People shares tips with the Wall Street Journal »


Twitter #Hashtags: Keeping Your Business Connected the Easy Way

By: Ellen Black on September 23, 2014

What can the #poundsign do for your marketing strategy? If you’re a business owner, you know how tough it can be to stay connected and remain relevant in your industry. Well, in the year 2014, social media marketing can help you do just that. Each social channel is different, providing opportunities to reach unique slices … Continue reading Twitter #Hashtags: Keeping Your Business Connected the Easy Way »


Fox and Friends asks Who’s Hiring? Our Town America!

By: Jackie Conover on August 28, 2014  |   Tags: ,

An excerpt from the August, 2014, broadcast of Fox and Friends: Our Town America CEO Michael Plummer, Jr. and Marketing Executive Brittany Johnson on Fox News’ Fox and Friends Sunday, August 17th. Plummer and Johnson discuss Our Town America’s desire for continuous growth and various career opportunities. Fox and Friends, August 2014  


Forbes Magazine tackles health care with AFC/Doctors Express

By: Jackie Conover on July 10, 2014  |   Tags: ,

An excerpt from the July 21, 2014, edition of Forbes Magazine: The path to owning your own medical practice typically runs through more than a decade of schooling, grinding through medical school, residency and years of specialty training. Unless you’re Rick Crews. “I knew next to nothing about health care,” says the proud owner of … Continue reading Forbes Magazine tackles health care with AFC/Doctors Express »