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This B2B Franchisee and Former Baseball Manager Believes He Hit One Out of the Park
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This B2B Franchisee and Former Baseball Manager Believes He Hit One Out of the Park

Bill Papierniak was a minor league general manager in Richmond, Va. Today, the deals he's inking are with Cartridge World.
Entrepreneur Staff
Lifelong Health Advocate Finds a Natural Fit With Jamba Juice
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Lifelong Health Advocate Finds a Natural Fit With Jamba Juice

Panos Joulios, a career-entrepreneur in the restaurant industry, loves promoting healthy living at his several juice joints across Arizona and California.
Erin Schultz
How This Second-Generation Franchisee Is Doing Things Her Way
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How This Second-Generation Franchisee Is Doing Things Her Way

Alex Chambers began her UPS career working in her father's store, but now she's in charge.
Carly Okyle
This Franchisee Left a Life of Crime (Others' Crimes) to Focus on Fitness
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This Franchisee Left a Life of Crime (Others' Crimes) to Focus on Fitness

Government prosecutor April Porter had seen more than enough horrific sex offenses and homicides. She decided to walk away.
Entrepreneur Staff
New Jersey Photographer Often Provokes Tears of Joy at Her Boutique Family Portrait Studio
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New Jersey Photographer Often Provokes Tears of Joy at Her Boutique Family Portrait Studio

Former freelance photographer Brittany DeMaio gets to create moving moments for parents and kids full-time at her Little Nest Portraits franchise.
Erin Schultz
This Man Lost Weight and Found a Career in a Fitness Franchise
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This Man Lost Weight and Found a Career in a Fitness Franchise

Josh Carter's Fit Body Boot Camp franchise allowed his passion to become his career.
Carly Okyle
This Husband-and-Wife Franchise Team Are Playing It Cool With a Successful HVAC Business
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This Husband-and-Wife Franchise Team Are Playing It Cool With a Successful HVAC Business

Ray and Tina Bramble are so successful that they won 2015's IFA's Franchisee of the Year Award.
Entrepreneur Staff
Vape Lounge Owner Wants to Spark Cigarette Downturn
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Vape Lounge Owner Wants to Spark Cigarette Downturn

Georgia man says he hopes to see toxic habits go up in smoke at his new vape shop and lounge business.
Erin Schultz
How These Reluctant Franchisees Know They Made the Right Decision
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How These Reluctant Franchisees Know They Made the Right Decision

Steve Allison and his business partner weren't looking to franchise, but they went for it after Jiffy Lube International made a compelling case.
Carly Okyle
It Takes More Than Just An Average Joe to Be a Serial Entrepreneur
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It Takes More Than Just An Average Joe to Be a Serial Entrepreneur

Joe Chiarello has bought and sold 16 businesses. Today, he's settled down, at least for now, with Murphy Business & Financial Corporation.
Entrepreneur Staff
Invisible Fence Brand Sparked the Entrepreneur in This Pet Enthusiast
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Invisible Fence Brand Sparked the Entrepreneur in This Pet Enthusiast

After initially rejecting the family business, Justin Ward is now helping hundreds of pet owners as the head of the family franchise while juggling several other business ventures.
Erin Schultz
How Fatherhood Changed This Man's Career Course
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How Fatherhood Changed This Man's Career Course

Mike Keeney had been working in the hospitality industry for more than 20 years before becoming a Discovery Point franchisee.
Carly Okyle
After 30 Years of Pizza, This Franchisee 'Cleaned up' With a Very Different Concept
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After 30 Years of Pizza, This Franchisee 'Cleaned up' With a Very Different Concept

John Mansour wanted his 'second act' to be something outside the restaurant field, so he opened his own Cleaning Authority business in Illinois.
Entrepreneur Staff
This Weed Man Smokes His Competition in the Lawn-Care Business
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This Weed Man Smokes His Competition in the Lawn-Care Business

The grass is certainly greener in Tom Maurer's world. This long-time landscaper recently received the highest award possible from a fast-growing national lawn-care franchise.
Erin Schultz