Today, April 13, 2021, United States Senator Catherine Cortez Masto released a comprehensive report on franchising. Two franchise brands that are supported by AAFD chapters are highlighted in the report, Burgerim and Massage Envy. AAFD thanks the Senator and her staff for all their efforts putting this report together, and look forward to using this report as a tool to advance franchisee issues. The press release, which includes a link to the report, is below.

AAFD Director of Public Affairs and Advocacy

Keith is the AAFD preeminent voice for political action in support of franchisee rights at both the Federal and State level. Keith has been an active leader and voice for franchisee causes over the past twenty plus years, with a growing track record of bringing franchisee friendly legislation introduced and adopted throughout the USA. Keith is also a multi-unit Subway franchisee, and understands the challenges and opportunities that come with being in business for oneself. He is passionate about protecting the interests of franchisee business owners, and will work tirelessly to ensure that they are treated fairly under the law.