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Welcome to Franchise Interviews weekly radio show/podcast. If you ever dreamed of one day owning your own business, then you have come to the right place. Listen to detailed interviews/podcasts with some of the most informative sources on the topics of franchising and entrepreneurship. People are hungry for good vital content (Keyes, 2009). To date, we have recorded over 521 interviews on our weekly franchise radio show with some of the top franchisors, franchise experts, franchise attorneys, franchisees, and franchise authors. You can even listen to our shows based on category of interest on our website at http://www.franchiseinterviews.com/id130.html We have met with some exciting new franchise concepts as well as some of the biggest names in franchising. As a visitor to our website, all you have to do is click and listen. So grab a cup of coffee, sit back, and enjoy. Live shows can be heard on Blog Talk Radio every Thursday at 10AM EST, 7AM PST. It's no problem if you can't listen to the live show. Each show is recorded and immediately placed in our library of audio archives. To date, we have had over a quarter of a million listeners! Franchise Interviews is hosted by Dr. Martin J. McDermott.

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We have a great show today. We are meeting Michael Poates, President of Gatti's Pizza. For nearly half a century, Gatti's has been satisfying cravings.The Gatti's Pizza brand is in the midst of a huge growth period as they introduce new... more

We have a great show today. We are meeting with Gigi Butler, the founder of Gigi's Cupcakes. People across the country know Gigi from her appearance on ?Undercover Boss? on CBS, and her journey is the American Dream come true.... more

We have a great show today. We are meeting Peter Boylan, to talk about the PJ's Coffee franchise opportunity. We will talk about the background of the PJ's brand, the success PJ's have seen so far, how they are rebranding, franchisee... more

We are meeting Mike Bidwell, the President and CEO of Dwyer Group. Mike Bidwell has been a visionary in the franchise industry for over three decades, beginning in 1984 when he opened up his own Rainbow International®... more

We have a great show today. It was almost a decade ago we interviewed Marco's Pizza. We invited John Ramsay, the Vice President of Franchise Development Services to come back and give us an update. Since 2008,... more

We have a great show today. We are meeting Gary Findley, a veteran of the franchising industry. Gary Findley has over 25 years of experience in helping entrepreneurs build over 9,500 franchise locations worldwide with only 2... more

We have a great show today. We are meeting Laura Spaulding-Koppel, founder of Spaulding Decon. For over a decade, Spaulding Decon has provided services for residential, commercial, government, and industrial properties to return them to... more

Every Business Has A Story We are meeting with Scott Marr, CEO of Fleet Clean USA. At the age of 20, Scott was pursuing truck washing as a side gig - while working full-time in the lucrative banking industry. He started out earning around... more

We are meeting with Christin Myers - Regional Director of the OpenWorks franchise opportunity. OpenWorks is guided by a simple philosophy: A cleaner, safer and healthier environment means a more productive work place. This... more

We have a great show today. We are meeting Carlos Calderon of the Burgerim franchise opportunity. Burgerim (pronounced Burgereem) began franchising its successful restaurant concept in 2011. Due to its overwhelming popularity, there... more
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