Franch Lessons

hot dish team at their event booth

The IFA Convention is the largest event in Franchising. Every year, thousands of people in the franchise industry come to learn and connect with others. We’ve been in franchising for 20 years and have found the IFA Convention educational and look forward to attending it each year. And there is no better place to immerse … Read more

Franchise Experts Share Top 10 Tips for Franchise Growth

Top Ten Strategies for Franchise Development

We’re excited to share a panel that our President and Partner, Jen Campbell, participated in along with Michael Rozman, CEO, and Co-Founder of BoeFly, and Charles Watson, Interim CEO and CDO of Tropical Smoothie Cafe. The panel—moderated by Keith Gerson, CFE President of Franchise Operations and Chief Marketing Officer at FranConnect—addresses the top 10 strategies … Read more

Hot Dish Advertising Shares Expertise at the 20th Annual Franchise Leadership & Development Conference

Hot Dish staff at 20th annual franchise leadership and development conference

Team Hot Dish attended the Annual Franchise Leadership and Development Conference on October 9-11, 2018, for the 8th straight year. Fresh off the conference, the team is busy activating new ideas and leveraging the content shared from the industry professionals, as well as inspirational speakers. A key data point from the conference is the results … Read more

We Are the Leaders Others Look Up To

Hot Dish baby looking up

We really hate to age ourselves, but the fact is we’ve been doing franchise advertising for almost 20 years, and with that kind of experience comes a lot of expertise. With over 375 franchise brands and the ability to conceive, execute and track lead generating campaigns that deliver real results, we are the agency those … Read more

Hot Dish Advertising Does a Deep Dive into Marketing Best Practices at the Springboard Conference

Jen Campbell and Emilee Sirek at the Springboard Conference

It was an action-packed few days for Hot Dish’s President, Jen Campbell, and Account Supervisor, Emilee Sirek, at the Springboard Conference in Philadelphia. Springboard is a conference designed for emerging franchisors—and companies just starting to explore the possibility of a franchise model—to learn industry best practices from established franchisors and industry experts. Being the leading … Read more

Hot Dish Advertising Makes Entrepreneur’s First-Ever Ranking of Franchise Suppliers

Entrepreneur Top Franchise Supplier 2018

Super successful franchises don’t just happen. There are many moving parts, lots of behind-the-scenes action, and some major marketing to be done. Entrepreneur magazine has been reporting on the world of franchising for over 40 years, with a steady focus on the brands and the franchisors themselves. As a full-service advertising agency for franchises and … Read more

Complete Nutrition’s Franchise Website Gets A Makeover

Complete Nutrition Logo

When it comes to helping people achieve life change, Complete Nutrition has it all. With proprietary product lines at the core of the business, the brand established a loyal customer base through its Your Complete Solution system, an all-encompassing consultation where you meet with a staff member to develop a custom program to achieve your … Read more

Ladies and Gentlemen: A Circus at MUFC

Hot Dish circus animation

CEO Dawn Kane and Sr. AE Emilee Sirek were in Vegas last week for the Multi Unit Franchise Conference (MUFC). As a sponsor of the Franchisor Supplier Luncheon, we created a circus-themed video to pull back the curtain on our capabilities and share our show-stopping results. Grab your Cracker Jacks and watch the video here.

Everyone’s celebrating the wearing o’ the green. We’re celebrating our new green cleaning client!

Enovana logo

Enovana, previously Triangle Green Cleaning, came to Hot Dish to help them expand their newly-franchised business from their base in Raleigh-Durham to DMAs on the East Coast. Their name change was their first step in readying the brand for growth. Next, was engaging Hot Dish to help them position themselves so that they stood out … Read more

New MRO website gives cancer patients hope

Minneapolis Radiation Oncology logo

When Hot Dish engaged with Minneapolis Radiation Oncology (MRO), the goal was to design a new website that highlighted the leadership in radiation oncology and the amazing care delivered by the team of experts. The result was a site that is both educational and empathetic. New videos of MRO patients produced by Hot Dish show … Read more