Canadian Franchise Association Welcomes New Board Members
Graham Cooke, Vice President of New Restaurant Expansion, A&W Food Services of Canada most recently served as CFA’s First Vice-Chair. As a respected leader in the franchise industry, Mr. Cooke brings significant experience and expertise in franchising, franchise operations and management.
The Association also elected Ash Vasdani, National Director of Franchising, McDonald’s Restaurants Canada as First Vice-Chair and Ken LeBlanc, CEO and Co-Founder, PropertyGuys.com as Second Vice-Chair.
New members of the CFA Board of Directors include:
- Michel Gagnon, Director, Franchise Development, Yves Rocher
- Rainer Mueller, Vice President, Development, Cora Franchise Group
About the Canadian Franchise Association (CFA)
With almost 500 corporate members nation-wide, representing many of Canada’s best-known brands, the Canadian Franchise Association is the National Voice for Franchising in Canada and works with all levels of government to ensure the development of industry-made solutions. CFA promotes excellence in franchising and educates Canadians about franchising, specific franchise opportunities and proper due diligence through its many events, programs and publications.
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For more information, and/or to arrange an interview with CFA President & CEO Lorraine McLachlan, or any member of the CFA Board of Directors, please contact:
Sacke & Associates
Tel: 416-493-5723 ext. 201
Assistant Manager, Communications
Tel: 800-665-4232 ext. 232