(PR Web Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) San Luis Obispo, CA (PRWEB) January 31, 2013
Jeremy LaDuque, CEO and Steve Bridge, President of ElementsLocal will be receiving designation of Certified Franchise Executive (CFE) at the 2013 International Franchise Association Annual Conference in Las Vegas.
The mission of the Institute of Certified Franchise ExecutivesTM (ICFE) is to enhance the professionalism of franchising by certifying the highest standards of quality training and education. ICFE offers a wide range of continuing education programs for professional development. Meeting the requirements of the program and completing the course of study leads to the Certified Franchise ExecutiveTM (CFE) designation.
About the International Franchise Association
The [International Franchise Association is the world's oldest and largest organization representing franchising worldwide. Celebrating over 50 years of excellence, education and advocacy, IFA works through its government relations and public policy, media relations and educational programs to protect, enhance and promote franchising. Through its media awareness campaign highlighting the theme, Franchising: Building Local Businesses, One Opportunity at a Time, IFA promotes the economic impact of the more than 825,000 franchise establishments, which support nearly 18 million jobs and $2.1 trillion of economic output for the U.S. economy. IFA members include franchise companies in over 300 different business format categories, individual franchisees and companies that support the industry in marketing, law and business development.
ElementsLocal is a software company with 13 years experience building online marketing tools. In 2007, we created ElementsLocal, franchise online marketing software. Over 3,500 clients currently use this software platform to manage their local online marketing activities. Based in San Luis Obispo, CA, ElementsLocal clients include Home Helpers, Glass Doctor, CertaPro Painters, Floor Coverings International, Curves, Jiffy Lube, Sport Clips, Pearl Vision, Lens Crafters among others.
ElementsLocal’s executive team is available for speaking engagements and article contributions related to innovative franchise online marketing strategies.
We provide an online marketing platform to over 8k Franchisees worldwide. We speak on this topic regularly and would be interested in speaking at your event. We typically speak from 'Best Practice' perspective and fuse online marketing expertise with our deep understanding of franchising. We are currently attending: Fransummit, IFX Conference, International Franchise Association, and annual conferences for the Dwyer Group, Sport Clips, Snap Fitness & Maaco.