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Meet the New IFA Chair: Shelly Sun, CFE

Six Ways to Attract the Talent Your Franchise Wants

IFA’s Board Member Perspectives: Outlook for Franchising

The International Franchise Association’s Board Members share their thoughts on the coming year and insights on the issues that could impact franchising during 2017 and beyond.

IFA Adopts a New Strategic Plan to Protect, Enhance and Promote Franchising

Editor's Note: This column originally appeared in the May 2016 issue of Franchising World magazine.


By Robert Cresanti, CFE

It was my pleasure to spend time with so many of you at IFA’s Convention in San Antonio in February. It was extraordinary and outstanding in every regard. Thank you for helping to make my first convention as CEO so memorable.