ClickTecs becomes member of the International Franchise Association
Forward-thinking digital marketing agency becomes IFA supplier member
TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Jan. 30, 2015) ClickTecs, a specialized digital marketing agency, located in Mississauga, Ontario, officially announced on Monday that it is now a member of the International Franchise Association (IFA). The IFA is the world’s oldest and largest organization representing franchising worldwide.
As a supplier member, ClickTecs will play a vital role within the IFA, by supporting the growth, development and direction of franchising through various education and new services for Franchisors while providing leadership to the organization.
“As a supplier member of the IFA, ClickTecs now has the opportunity to network and learn from the best large global brands, as well as demonstrate our expertise and educate member Franchisors,” said Jamshaid Hashmi, Chief Executive Officer and President of ClickTecs.
There are more than 1,200 Franchisor members, 12,000 Franchisee members and over 600 Supplier members in the IFA. Members of the Supplier forum, including ClickTecs, participate in the growth of the franchise industry by providing projects, services and assistance to franchise systems.
“We’re excited to connect with global franchise businesses at the upcoming IFA convention, and become an active Supplier member,” said Jamshaid Hashmi. “ClickTecs has been providing digital marketing consulting services to businesses of all sizes, including franchises and multi-national brands. Now as a Supplier member in the IFA, we can further extend our support and leadership to others in the franchise industry.”
As a new member of the IFA, ClickTecs, will join thousands of franchise business leaders at the upcoming #IFA2015 premiere franchise convention, held this February in Las Vegas, Nevada. The IFA Convention is designed for franchisees, franchisors and supplier partners that support the franchise industry. The Convention is filled with educational sessions, roundtables, summits and mini-super sessions designed to discuss the latest franchise relations trends, management, leadership, financing, multi-unit growth, international growth, franchise development and more.
ClickTecs is a specialized digital marketing agency, headquartered in Mississauga, Canada. The company’s mission is to help businesses navigate the shift from offline marketing to digital marketing by combining marketing creativity with technical expertise. With over a decade of experience in web marketing, ClickTecs has been providing digital marketing consulting services to businesses of all sizes, including small start-up franchises to large multinational brands. The company’s core focus revolves around the following core services: website design and development, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Social Media Optimization (SMO), Pay-per click marketing, online reputation management, mobile applications, mobile marketing, mobile sites, mobile search and mobile application development. Utilizing state of the art technology, combined with proven processes and experience in multiple digital channels, ClickTecs delivers a variety of digital marketing solutions to franchise organizations.
About the International Franchise Association
The International Franchise Association is the world’s oldest and largest organization representing franchising worldwide. Celebrating over 55 years of excellence, education and advocacy, IFA works through its government relations and public policy, media relations and educational programs to protect, enhance and promote franchising. Through its media awareness campaign highlighting the theme, Franchising: Building Local Businesses, One Opportunity at a Time, IFA promotes the economic impact of the more than 770,000 franchise establishments, which support nearly 18 million direct and indirect jobs and $2.1 trillion of economic output for the U.S. economy. IFA members include franchise companies in over 300 different business format categories, individual franchisees and companies that support the industry in marketing, law and business development.BACK