Southeast Franchise Forum partners with Spotlight, IFA Chairman to Keynote


Southeast Franchise Forum

Southeast Franchise ForumSpecial announcement regarding the Franchise Lending Spotlight Conference: Southeast Franchise Forum to partner with the Spotlight; Steve Romaniello, IFA Chairman and Managing Director of Roark Capital to provide keynote.

The Southeast Franchise Forum (SEFF), the leading regional franchise networking group, has announced that it will partner with the Franchise Lending Spotlight Conference, presented by BoeFly. The event is being held at the InterContinental Buckhead in Atlanta on October 8th. As part of the alliance, SEFF will hold its quarterly IFA/FBN luncheon to coincide with the Spotlight Conference. The luncheon will feature a keynote address by Steve Romaniello, Managing Director of Roark Capital (owners of FOCUS Brands, Arby’s, Wingstop, FASTSIGNS and other top franhcise brands) and the Chairman of the IFA. SEFF will also offer discounted access to the full Spotlight Conference for its members.

SEFF joins the IFA, NADCO – the trade association for SBA lenders, and the Georgia Quality Lenders Circle, as other associations supporting the event.

Jim Squire, Chairman of SEFF, had this to say, “The SEFF team works hard throughout the year to deliver quality programming to our members and I’m pleased that SEFF members will be joining the Franchise Lending Spotlight Conference. The Spotlight is clearly like no other franchise lending event in its ability to bring together the franchise community with community and regional lenders.”