The New Jersey ChemPharma professional association Chapter will hold a meeting on October 12th, from 9:30 – 11:30 am. Please prepare about 20 copies of a one page summary of your background, skill sets and target companies to share with others during the networking sessions. Seating is limited to 33 people.
About The Speaker:
Boynton R. Weekes was born in Atlantic City, N.J. and reared in Camden, New Jersey. Boynton is a graduate of Camden High School and Fairleigh Dickinson University (B.A. Business Management).
Boynton has 30+ years of business experience in the Commercial Insurance Underwriting , and Franchising industries where he has worked and received numerous awards & achievements.
In July 2001, Boynton along with (2) business partners founded Global Franchising Group, LLC located in East Brunswick, NJ where he served as the Director of Regional Operations, Franchise Sales and Real Estate Development. Global Franchising Group served as the Master Franchisee and Sub-franchisor in North Jersey & North Eastern, PA for Fantastic Sams Franchised Hair Salons which has over 1350 locations and is ranked #39 (Top 500 Franchises) by Entrepreneur Magazine. As a Sub -franchisor, Boynton assisted his franchisees with marketing, management, advertising, real estate site selection and negotiations, recruiting and retention planning, and obtaining business financing. He has since opened over 23 locations throughout North Jersey and Northeast Pa. Global Franchising Group LLC was sold to the parent company in June 2012.
Boynton is currently a Franchise Consultant for Frannet of New York and New Jersey, where he oversees program coordination of 21 SBDC’s and multiple SCORE chapters in both New York and New Jersey. As a Franchise Consultant, his primary responsibility is assisting clients with navigating the myriad of franchise opportunities and determining which franchise brand is most suitable for them.