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RecruitMilitary and MFV Expositions Partnership Aims to Connect Franchisors with Qualified Veterans
RecruitMilitary, the country’s top full-service, military-to-civilian recruiting firm, and MFV Expositions, producer of leading franchise events worldwide, have an exciting new partnership to educate veterans about small business ownership.
MFV Expositions will create a franchise village (a roughly 600-square-foot area) at RecruitMilitary veteran job fairs (https://events.recruitmilitary.com/)
The first franchise village will appear at RecruitMilitary’
“With this agreement, we hope to act as the conduit between veterans and franchisors,”
“Owning a franchise is a viable career choice for enterprising veterans,” said Mike Francomb, Senior Vice President of Marketing & Candidate Services. “Our hope is that this partnership facilitates the connection of veterans inclined to own a business with the right franchise concept.” Veteran-owned and operated, RecruitMilitary is no stranger to the franchise industry, but Francomb believes this new alliance with MFV Expositions will significantly increase opportunities for RecruitMilitary members.
Veteran-owned franchise openings reported last year rose to 11,469 compared with 6,081 in 2010. Franchisors actively seek those who have served because they are often exemplary franchisees with robust leadership skills, dedication to teamwork, strong initiative, process-oriented mindsets, and a respect for the franchise model. To further aid transitioning veterans, franchise organizations have created incentives and programs such as the International Franchise Association’
RecruitMilitary (http://recruitmilitary.com) helps organizations excel by leveraging the talent of our nation’s finest people, our veterans. Specifically, RecruitMilitary helps companies and educational institutions attract, appreciate, and retain high-quality veteran talent. Founded in 1998, RecruitMilitary hosts more than 65 opportunity expos around the nation each year, giving over 27,000 veterans an opportunity to interact with more than 3,000 leading companies and other organizations (http://recruitmilitary.com/
About MFV Expositions:
For more than 22 years, MFV Expositions (http://www.mfvexpo.com/)