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Law Office of Jonathan E. Fortman LLC

Law Office of Jonathan E. Fortman LLC. Law Office of Jonathan E. Fortman LLC. Contact: Jonathan E. Fortman Work Address: 250 St. Catherine Street Florissant, MO 63031 work Work Phone: 314-522-2312work Work Fax: 314-524-1519workfax Personal Email: jef@fortmanlaw.comINTERNET Visit Website | Show Map | Fortman Law is experienced in franchise law, focuses on representing the rights of franchisees, and is reasonably priced in order for franchisees to afford high quality legal representation. We represent franchise clients all over the United States in various State Courts, Federal Courts, arbitrations, and mediations. We have pursued (and won) cases that other attorneys turned away. We possess the skills and experience necessary to represent franchisees in a variety of business considerations and disputes. You can find his listing in our LegaLine Franchisee Network HERE. Jurisdictions Served: Missouri All Franchisee LegaLine affiliated attorneys are listed on our website.  If you are an AAFD Member, please click on this link for a personal LegaLine attorney...

Early Bird Registration for the 2018 AAFD Leadership Summit Is Now Open!

Early Bird Registration for the 2018 AAFD Leadership Summit Is Now Open!

Early bird registration is now open, so register today to save $100 per registration through August 15, 2018! Join franchisee association leaders across the country as we “Take Action and Take a Stand”. Our theme is, “Embracing Our Tasks,” and attendees will have the opportunity to participate in the AAFD’s Action Task Forces. Each task force addresses major challenges faced by franchise owners nationwide.

Textellent.com

Textellent Textellent Contact: Laura Thompson Work Address: 1200 W. Walnut Hill Lane #3600 Irvin, TX 75038 work Work Phone: 972-200-7250work Work Fax: 972-200-7251workfax Work Email: majeed@textellent.comINTERNET Website | Show Map | Member Offer: ---Text marketing is fast becoming the most impactful and cost-effective marketing tool to help franchisees in growing their businesses and delighting their customer base—surpassing email effectiveness by 20X. 99% of text messages are read within 90 seconds and only 1 % are considered spam vs email where 90% is now considered spam. But the key is the messages must be personalized, relevant, conversational and fun and the Textellent system is designed to do just that. Textellent is a unique, powerful, brand-able, cloud-based service that works with your existing franchise systems to leverage the information you have about your customers. The service simplifies branding, campaign management, and customer list management to complement existing outreach programs for customers and leads helping you build more business with them. Texting campaigns help franchisees: Acquire new customers using innovative approaches Engage and delight existing customers so they keep returning to buy more Boost referral rates from existing customers Empower customers to self-book appointments and save staff time Increase purchases with mobile offers and reminders Service existing customers with one-to-one communications Renew memberships Promote upcoming events and sales Build personalized relationships - send birthday offers, holiday greetings It's easy to create recurring & automated campaigns that execute the marketing best-practices of your industry with your own special touch. Tailor campaigns templates to send out highly personalized messages automatically. Your customers will be amazed because each message will appear as if sent personally by someone from the franchisee's team and they can text or call back if desired. Response rates from testing are tracked and result in remarkable conversion rates and you are meeting your customers where they are doing business today...on their phones. Textellent's self-service appointment scheduling capabilities save precious staff time, syncs with your calendaring system and empowers your customers 24 hours a day. Automated appointment reminder texts minimize no-shows and lost revenue. Make texting part of your marketing mix today and see how well it works for your business. Try out a sample text for your industry by going...

Direct Advantage

Direct Advantage Direct AdvantageDirect Mail Marketing Contact: Andrew Ettinger Work Phone: 203-243-5671work Work Email: andrew.ettinger@gmail.comINTERNET Member Offer: We do it all! Post cards designed, printed and mailed Over 30 years of direct Mail experience 24-Hour customer service Call tracking and mail tracking is available Contact us for a FREE quote to see why some many successful companies trust us to be their direct mail partner! Contact us for a FREE quote SUPPLIER NETWORK Direct Mail Marketing   All Supporting Members of the AAFD are listed on our website. Visit our Supplier Network...

Please register to join the AAFD’s Franchisee Leadership Council conference call to learn more about the AAFD’s Action Task Forces

Please register to join the AAFD’s Franchisee Leadership Council conference call to learn more about the AAFD’s Action Task Forces

This is your second call to join one or more of the AAFD Action Task Forces established by the AAFD Franchisee Leadership Summit that are focused on what AAFD Members consider to be the primary challenges/opportunities facing franchise owners.

AAFD Extends 2017 Dues Rates for Existing Chapters!

Responding to many requests from recently launched AAFD Chapters, the AAFD has just announced the extension AAFD’s 2017 dues rates for all AAFD chapters in existence as of June 1, 2018 until August 1, 2018!

We Are Accepting Nominations for the AAFD’s Total Quality Franchising Awards

We are officially accepting nominations for the AAFD’s 2018 Total Quality Franchising Awards. If you know a franchise association, franchisor, chapter member, or supporting member who has contributed to the fight for fair franchising, nominate them! Check out the full list of the award categories and nomination instructions.

Coming Soon! AAFD Member Management to MemberLeap Forward

AAFD is excited to announce the first major upgrade to the AAFD Member Management association management system since 2008!  Coming very soon, the AAFD is upgrading the AAFD’s Member Management system by partnering with the best in class MemberLeap member relationships platform.

Lock In 2017 AAFD Rates Now! AAFD Announces Dues Increases Phase In

If you have considered joining the AAFD or are already member, now is the time to act in order to lock in 2017 dues rates. After holding the line on dues rates since 2014, mounting expenses have compelled the AAFD Trustees to announce a dues increase to phase in over the next twelve months starting June 1, 2018. Higher membership dues will be used primarily to cover the AAFD’s increased labor costs and the just announced upgrade of the AAFD Member Management support platform.

The AAFD Introduces Short Term Medical Coverage for Its Members

Losing your health insurance can be scary, especially if you are on an individual Affordable Care Act plan and must wait until the next open enrollment period to find a new policy. Instead of crossing your fingers and hoping you won’t face any serious illnesses or injuries in the meantime, you might want to consider a short term medical insurance policy. At the AAFD, we have just partnered with SimplHealth to offer all of our members short term medical coverage as part of the AAFD Health Benefits suite of health care options.

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