SOURCE: FranNet of South Florida

FranNet of South Florida

April 29, 2016 07:05 ET

Franchise Business Ownership as a Pathway to Entrepreneurship: Reserve Your Seat for Event in Boca Raton on May 16 or 17, 2016

This Special Event Is Brought to You by FranNet of South Florida, in Collaboration With SCORE Palm Beach, and Your Local Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

BOCA RATON, FL--(Marketwired - Apr 29, 2016) - FranNet, the U.S. premier franchise consulting firm, is inviting the community of SouthEast Florida to join them on the evening of Monday, May 16 at 6:30 p.m. OR the morning of Tuesday, May 17 at 10 a.m. for a two-hour exposition where you can meet the franchise companies expanding in SE Florida.

During this showcase, attendees will learn the important ins and outs of selecting the best franchise fit for them. The event will be held at the Marriott Renaissance Hotel in Boca Raton (2000 NW 19th St, Boca Raton, FL 33431 -- see driving directions). Rick Shampaine of FranNet of South Florida, a 35-year veteran of the franchise industry, will host the event.

Collaborating in the event are the Small Business Development Centers in Palm Beach County and Ft. Lauderdale, as well as the Palm Beach SCORE Chapter. Representatives of these offices are available to help clients with their every business need, including start-up advice, operating information, and funding.

This is a private, NO COST, special event, but registration is required. To reserve your seat, please go to, or simply call (813) 563-5602.

FranNet of South Florida is also partnering up with SCORE to provide local workshops in South Florida. To learn more about local SCORE workshops as well as FranNet webinars, and Radio & Podcasts related to the world of franchising, please visit

About FranNet
FranNet, recognized by INC magazine as one of the top 500 fastest growing private companies in America, helps individuals interested in franchise ownership research and select the business that best fit their professional and personal goals and objectives.

About Palm Beach SCORE
Palm Beach SCORE is a nonprofit organization that provides small business counseling and training and works closely with the Small Business Administration (SBA). PB SCORE has over 60 local mentors from virtually every business category you can imagine: marketing, manufacturing, service, retail sales, export, legal and many more.

About the SBDC
Small Business Development Centers (SBDCs) provide assistance to small businesses and aspiring entrepreneurs throughout the United States and its territories. SBDCs are hosted by leading universities and state economic development agencies, and funded in part through a partnership with the Small Business Administration (SBA).

Contact Information

  • Contacts:
    Rick Shampaine
    Senior Associate
    FranNet of South Florida
    Email Contact