Stan Friedman, CFE is President of FRM Solutions a franchise-centric technology company that assists franchisors with their management of relationships with prospective and existing franchisees. For nearly three decades Friedman has lived and breathed franchising, serving in leadership and executive positions in franchise development and relationship management for franchise brands that include ERA Franchise Systems, Blimpie International, Wing Zone and Tutor Doctor.
Stan’s passion for helping individuals and companies achieve their goals via franchising is evidenced by his service to the franchise community. He is a founding board member of the (IFA) International Franchise Association’s Diversity Institute and an IFA national award winner. Stan is also the co-founder and chairman of the Advisory Board for (PAFI) The Professional Athlete Franchise Initiative. PAFI helps successful professional athletes learn about their transferable skills and how to extend these attributes from the field or court, to a whole new game in a sport that never goes out of season: entrepreneurial growth and business development, via franchising.
You can listen to Stan weekly on the popular Franchise Today podcast which he co-hosts with Paul Segreto. This popular podcast features industry experts and guests whose sole focus is on “sustainable” growth through franchising. In his hometown of Atlanta, Stan also sits on the Board of Directors of (SEFF) The Southeast Franchise Forum. SEFF is a membership organization of franchisors, franchisees and suppliers and recognized by the IFA as its regional Franchise Business Network affiliate.
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