Archive for the ‘Franchise’ Category

Original Joe’s opens six new franchises across Canada

Monday, January 18th, 2010

Brookline would like to congratulate Original Joe’s Restaurant and Bar (Joe’s) on opening up six new franchises across Canada. This brings the popular casual dining franchise to a total of 33 locations! The new Joe’s are in Medicine Hat, AB; Richmond, B.C; South Surrey, B.C; Kelowna, B.C; Abbotsford, B.C, and Winnipeg, M.B.

Brookline is thrilled to handle the media relations and blogging for this thriving restaurant and bar franchise group. Check out the Joe’s blog for news and updates.

Despite recessionary times, Joe’s has experienced incredible growth in 2009 and will continue to expand in 2010. Joe’s locations including Medicine Hat, Richmond and South Surrey will be unveiled in February 2010, while customers in Winnipeg, Abbotsford and Kelowna can look forward to grand openings in March 2010.

Brookline’s favourite of Original Joe’s famous “two sides” deal? Yam fries and mashed potatoes.

Brookline celebrates five years with Fairway Divorce Solutions

Thursday, January 14th, 2010

We are pleased to announce that Fairway Divorce Solutions, a leading alternative divorce solutions firm, has selected Brookline as its agency of record for a fifth consecutive year.

Brookline has been working with Karen Stewart, divorce expert and CEO and President of Fairway, in the areas of media relations and franchise relations, and we would like to congratulate Karen on some of her major milestones during this time including:

  • The release of her book Clean Break;
  • Winning the 2009 Woman of Vision award; and
  • Growing her company from a single Calgary location, to more than 20 franchises in Canada and the U.S!

We are honoured to be a part of Fairway’s continued growth, and we look forward to continuing to work with Karen and her growing team on new initiatives throughout 2010.