Mark Kirsch Joins BIP Opportunities Fund as a Franchise Operating Partner
ATLANTA, Oct. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BIP Opportunities Fund (BIP) announced today that Mark Kirsch, a nationally recognized franchise attorney with Gray Plant Mooty, is joining BIP as an Operating Partner. Kirsch will be instrumental in BIP's search for new franchise investment opportunities and in developing growth strategies for current portfolio companies.
Tin Drum- Best Place to Work!
So where are the best jobs in metro Atlanta? On Sept. 13, Atlanta Business Chronicle named the 2013 Atlanta’s Best Places To Work (SEE LIST BELOW) during a sold-out event at the Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead.
NFL Payers Prepare for Business Life- Tropical Smoothie Café
Everette Brown, who recently became a free agent after being cut from the Philadelphia Eagles, didn't go through PAFI, but he did find a franchise opportunity that fit him: a Tropical Smoothie Café he is opening in Charlotte, N.C., in October.
Tropical Smoothie Contributes Over $500K to Camp Sunshine
Tropical Smoothie Café, known for its healthy food and smoothies with a tropical twist at 344 locations worldwide, presented a donation check of $515,000 on Monday, August 5 to Camp Sunshine, a one-of-a-kind national retreat in Casco, Maine, for children with life-threatening illnesses and their families. The donation was a result of proceeds from the restaurant brand’s National Flip Flop Day campaign, and they exceeded their goal of raising $500,000—the most in this partnership’s six-year history.
Tin Drum Selected to 2013 Best Franchise Deals List
Looking to add a brand to your portfolio? These are the limited-service industry’s best bets.
REACH Health raises $7.4M in financing
An Alpharetta healthcare tech company has raised $7.4 million in funding, including $3 million in debt financing.
REACH Health Inc. provides telemedicine technology for hospitals. The technology connects specialty physicians and patients remotely for live consultations using real‐time audio/video interaction.
NFHS, PlayOn! Sports Announce Plans for High School Sports Network
Joint Venture Would Create Central Destination, Expanded Coverage of High School Sports
DENVER (June 25, 2013) -- The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) and PlayOn! Sports (PlayOn) plan to create and launch the NFHS Network, an all-digital network devoted to coverage of high school athletic content through the Federation’s state association members.
PlayOn! High School Group Planning National Network
David Rudolph envisions a day in the not-too-diustant future when every high school sporting event – all 2.1 million of them – will be streamed somewhere.
Smart Business Atlanta Interviews Mike Rotondo, CEO of Tropical Smoothie Café
Mike Rotondo joined Tropical Smoothie Cafe Inc. as vice president of operations in 2008 – and climbed the corporate ladder about every two years.
PlayOn! Sports Featured in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution
If most Americans love high school football — and not many games are broadcast — then there's money to be made by making it easy for people to watch as many contests as they wish.
Enter David Rudolph, the chief executive officer of Atlanta-based PlayOn! Sports, who's trying to fill that void — by broadcasting games and other events, and streaming them live on computers and other devices.