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Kobel Family Gift Supports Franchise Competition

Kobel Family Gift Supports Franchise Competition

Students studying franchising at Palm Beach Atlantic University will have the opportunity to enter the Kobel Franchise Challenge to compete for up to $300,000 to be used to acquire a franchise, according to Dr. John P. Hayes, director of Titus Center for Franchising at the University.; Ed Kobel,

Franchising Internship Inspires Student

Franchising Internship Inspires Student

A junior studying business management with a concentration in franchising, Aaron Rose already knew he had a promising, wide-open future. Then it got even better, when he found himself with a full scholarship to the five-day International Franchise Association conference in Phoenix this past

Titus Center for Franchising Announces Advisory Board Appointments

Titus Center for Franchising Announces Advisory Board Appointments

Nearly four dozen franchising experts have answered the call to serve on the Advisory Board of the Titus Center for Franchising, a Presidential Center of Excellence at Palm Beach Atlantic University. Housed within the prestigious Marshall E. Rinker Sr. School of Business, the Titus Center offers

Global Franchising Expert Hashim to Speak on His Faith Journey

Global Franchising Expert Hashim to Speak on His Faith Journey

Recognized as one of the top 10 influential people in the food service industry, Aziz Hashim, will speak of faith and franchising at Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Titus Center for Franchising on Wednesday, March 28, at 11 a.m. The event, located in the Nicklaus Lecture Hall in Gregory Hall, is

Consulting Firm Offers Students Missional Focus

Consulting Firm Offers Students Missional Focus

Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Titus Center for Franchising welcomed IBEC Ventures, a Business as Mission (BAM) consulting firm, to the West Palm Beach campus this past week. Larry Sharp, founder and director of training and partnerships for IBEC Ventures, spoke to a cross-cultural studies

Cresanti Inspires Students to Franchise

Cresanti Inspires Students to Franchise

Following the dedication of the Titus Center for Franchising, students, faculty, staff and guests gathered for a talk led by Robert Cresanti, president and CEO of the International Franchise Association, about the ‘Economic Realities of Franchising’. Cresanti told inspirational stories about

Titus Center for Franchising Dedication Set

Titus Center for Franchising Dedication Set

Dedication of the University’s new Titus Center for Franchising will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, November 15, in the Rinker School of Business. The Center will be officially dedicated by Robert Cresanti, president and CEO of the International Franchise Association. Guests are invited to attend

Titus Center for Franchising to Show “The Founder”

Titus Center for Franchising to Show “The Founder”

As franchising continues to grow globally as a viable and profitable career path, Palm Beach Atlantic University’s Rinker School of Business – which recently established the Titus Center for Franchising – is inviting the public to a free viewing of the popular documentary, The Founder, which

Concentration in Franchising Coming Fall 2017

Concentration in Franchising Coming Fall 2017

Palm Beach Atlantic University now offers students the opportunity to earn a Bachelor’s of Science in Management with a concentration in franchising. Students who select this option will be prepared for business ownership and/or employment with a franchise company in the United States or

John P. Hayes Joins PBA as Titus Chair for Franchise Leadership

John P. Hayes Joins PBA as Titus Chair for Franchise Leadership

Palm Beach Atlantic University President William M.B. Fleming, Jr. has appointed Dr. John P. Hayes, a veteran franchise practitioner and educator, as the Titus Chair for Franchise Leadership and director of the new Titus Center for Franchising effective August 2017.“Given his extensive academic and