BizComPR client Pinot’s Palette shows us how to “Disconnect to Reconnect”

In 2016, Nielsen reported that the average American was spending more than 10 hours per day on electronic devices, an increase of one hour a day from just a year earlier. Now more than ever, it seems, our lives are tethered to digital distractions, leaving us exhausted, disconnected and at times lonely. And BizCom client Pinot’s Palette has a solution.

Ahead of National Unplugging Day on March 3rd, Pinot’s Palette is urging everyone to trade in TV screens and mobile devices for an evening of painting.

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National Women in Small Business Month

We begin seeing from an early age that women have an amazing ability to truly do it all. From multi-tasking moms who have taken the balancing act of being a working woman and mother to a true art form, to the deep sense of drive and determination that motivates the women small businesses owners and franchisees that we run into every day, it’s only fitting that there is a month dedicated to recognizing their hardworking achievements. This is why we are happy to join in celebrating National Women in Small Business Month this October! [Read more…]

BizCom PR clients generated big publicity in Q2

BizCom clients are having an incredible year. Here’s a look at some of the most exciting publicity and events from the second quarter of 2016. Visit us online at bizcompr.com or call 972-490-0903 if you’d like to find out how we can help you make news in 2016. [Read more…]

Invent your future at the International Franchise Expo

The 25th annual International Franchise Expo (IFE) opens June 16 at the Javits Center in New York City and continues through June 18. America’s largest franchise expo draws people from more than 120 countries and features 400-plus exhibitors offering franchise opportunities in 75 major industries. [Read more…]

The Power of Co-branding

As the retail industry continues to grow and evolve to offer consumers more, it is becoming increasingly difficult for brands to stand apart from the crowd and find great real estate to open a business. So more are now standing together! [Read more…]

Thank You, Small Business Owners!

This week, as we celebrate National Small Business Week, we reflect on the big brands we’ve represented over the years that have achieved greatness because of the small business owners who make up their organizations. Specifically, we’re talking about franchise networks.  [Read more…]

The Best in Food and Beverage PR

The rankings are out and (once again) BizCom Associates has been named by O’Dwyer’s PR News to the 2016 Top Food and Beverage PR Firms in the country. Published in the March 2016 issue, the list from the ultimate authority in our industry means one more coveted trophy in our lobby and a well-deserved congrats for our team. [Read more…]

Want to know “How To Buy A Franchise?” We Have The Show For You!

Know someone interested in buying a franchise? The first stop should be the new “How To Buy A Franchise Show” featuring internationally recognized author, speaker, franchise consultant and BizCom partner Dr. John Hayes.

The show, now available on iTunes and Stitcher Radio, provides an honest look at what is involved in purchasing a franchise. It delivers information a prospective franchisee can use as a guide to determining if he or she would make a good franchisee, what type of franchises to consider and the type of information needed to make an educated decision on the final purchase of a franchise. [Read more…]

5 Things Your PR Agency Does That You Don’t See

Marketing and PR agencies write and distribute press releases. They pitch media for stories. They can plan and execute special events. They can even help manage crisis communications in times of need. But none of this is news to you. And honestly, these tasks are like breathing at BizCom. We have gone through these steps with clients so many times and have proven our ability to execute these functions, that it’s obvious to companies and their leaders who retain our services. [Read more…]

How Franchising Helped America’s Economy Recover in 2015

We’re not being biased. No, not at all. But what we witnessed first-hand across the franchising industry last year was miles apart from the gloom and doom of the too-big-to-fail stories that kept a damper on the American conscience. In fact, the economic recovery owes a big thanks to the growth of franchisors and the development of franchise networks across the U.S. and abroad. It’s safe to say that the American Dream is alive and well. And, better than that, being in business for yourself but not by yourself continues to be a possibility for a growing number of franchise owners from all points across the globe.

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