CHICAGO –Greg and Patti Goodman, Alta Mere Automotive Outfitters/SmartView franchisees in Oklahoma City were recently honored for their contributions to franchising and recognized by the International Franchise Association (IFA) with its annual Franchisee of the Year Award.
The Goodmans, who have been Alta Mere franchisees over the past 20 years, are also a 3 time Franchisee of the year award winners; recognized by their peers for their outstanding performance and contributions as franchisees to help develop and grow the Alta Mere brand and franchising.
The Franchisee of the Year Award is a major portion of the IFA’s Public Affairs Conference. This annual conference brings hundreds of franchise business leaders together in Washington, D.C. to discuss important topics regarding franchising with lawmakers on Capitol Hill.
With franchising being a key economical driver for our country and economy, Greg plays a huge role in helping fellow franchisees through mentorship and training. Greg attributes his success to the fact that he is very much involved in running his business and always looking for ways to make betterments and improvements. In fact, Greg is currently working with Moran to re-brand his facility.
In addition to attending the IFA’s Public Affairs Conference, Greg and Patti have been invited to spend an evening in Chicago to attend the Alzheimer’s Association Annual Gala Event; an organization that has become Moran’s choice charity over the past several years.
“Our franchisees’ success is our success,” said Barb Moran-Goodrich, owner and CEO of Moran Family of Brands. “Greg and Patti are consistently top performing franchisees in our system and highly active in their communities. Being repeat winners of this award, I couldn’t be more proud of their continued accomplishments.”