Woods served as NEFA’s Vice President for three years under Murray Vetstein and was elected president at the March meeting. In her new role, Woods will work with the other NEFA Board of Directors to ensure New England franchisors, franchisees and franchise suppliers have an opportunity to meet, learn and build lasting relationships while promoting franchising.
NEFA, a Franchise Business Network affiliate of the International Franchise Association, is the largest group of professionals who support the benefits of franchising in New England. NEFA fosters learning through educational and social events where speakers address solutions to any challenges franchisees and franchisors may face. They also:
- Share and learn best practices in the industry
- Suggest tips on recruiting and training employees
- Provide networking opportunities to meet other franchise executives and develop mutually beneficial relationships
The past educational series have covered topics on:
- Best practices for franchise development
- Social media
- Franchise relationship laws
- Financing for franchisees
- Marketing strategies
- How to run successful conventions
If you have an interest in learning more about joining NEFA, tap here
The Next NEFA Event
Join NEFA at the Boston Franchise Expo April 11th and 12th at the Seaport Trade Center. Their next scheduled learning session is scheduled for June 9th and will be held at Babson College in Boston.
In addition to serving on the NEFA board, Woods has worked at Franchise Solutions for the past 15 years in sales developing relationships with franchisors and executives within the franchise industry and is a busy mom of two boys. She was also in the Navy Reserves for 10 years.
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