April 22, 2010 08:05 ET

FranNet Expands in Alabama With New Office With Jerry Bird

Business Ownership Specialist Arrives; Helps Aspiring Entrepreneurs in Local Area

LOUISVILLE, KY--(Marketwire - April 22, 2010) -  Those who want to start a business now have a local contact. FranNet, who matches aspiring entrepreneurs to franchise businesses, has arrived in Alabama to help prospective business owners in the local area find the key to success.

According to Jerry Bird, owner of the new FranNet location, there are many benefits to owning a business, but it needs to be the right fit for that particular individual.

"There are many people out there with an entrepreneurial spirit but are unsure what to do with it -- that's where FranNet can help. There is a match-making process of sorts involved in finding the right business. The business needs to fall in line with the person's overall goals, personality and professional skill set," said Bird.

Jerry has an extensive background in the business world. He climbed the corporate ladder in the retail sector -- to the position of Vice President Store Operations for one of the oldest and largest Companies in Retail. He managed the largest franchise for one of the premier franchises (U.S. and International). He has owned and operated his own business -- including positioning it for sale. He was Managing Director of a large Beverage Supplier with world-wide distribution. He has a vast knowledge about Business Opportunities in Alabama & East Tennessee.

For more information about FranNet of Alabama and East Tennessee, please contact Jerry Bird at 423.432.4200 or

About FranNet
FranNet provides education and support to individuals who are interested in exploring self employment as a career option through franchised business ownership. Our role is to provide education on the franchise industry and help our clients find the right franchise for them and their goals. Our services are 100% free through our entire process. If you are thinking about starting a business, there is a significant benefit for you to talk to a franchise expert and get the facts first! We can give you tips, advice and help you make the right decision for yourself, your family and your goals. 

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