U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio will provide a COVID-19 update for small businesses during a Titus Center for Franchising Zoom conference on Wednesday.
Register here and submit questions for Rubio here. Rubio is chair of the U.S. Senate Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship. The theme of the conference is “Protecting Franchising & the American Dream.” Rubio will speak about relief packages, future plans and recommendations. Registration is required for the conference 11:30 a.m. May 13.
The Titus Center has been hosting a series of webinars for franchises since the beginning of the pandemic. Past topics included “What Franchisors Can Do Now,” “How to Get Your Piece of the CARES Act,” “The New Normal for Food Franchisors & Franchisees” and “Best Practices: Virtual Franchise Discovery Days.” You can catch up on previous events here.
The Titus Center for Franchising, led by Dr. John P. Hayes, is one of the University’s six Centers of Excellence. It is the only academic center of its kind in Florida and offers coursework, internships, job shadowing and training at area franchises, including the global headquarters of United Franchise Group in West Palm Beach. Learn more at www.pba.edu/titus-center.
Photo: U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio will be a guest at the Titus Center for Franchising's upcoming webinar. He chairs the Senate Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship.