Beverly, MA – Leslie Jorgensen, founder and CEO of Supporting Strategies, has been named to the board of the New England Franchise Association (NEFA). In this role, she will help advance the organization's mission of bringing together franchise executives, franchisees and suppliers to network and share ideas for success.
Since founding Supporting Strategies in 2004, Jorgensen has overseen the company's impressive growth, including the introduction of a franchise model in 2013. As head of Supporting Strategies Partners, she provides coaching and guidance and ensures the successful delivery of support services to franchisees across the United States.
Jorgensen, a regular attendee at NEFA events in recent years, looks forward to making an impact through her board membership. "I've learned a lot about franchising over the past six years, and I'm excited to share these lessons with my fellow NEFA members," she said. "NEFA is an outstanding resource for franchisors and franchisees. It is an honor to serve on the board."
NEFA board member Suzanne C. Cummings, Esq., principal, Cummings Franchise Law, P.C., was instrumental in bringing Jorgensen into the fold.
"Right from the inception of the Supporting Strategies franchise system, Leslie was committed to the success of its franchisees and recognized the importance of growing together as a team," Cummings said. "The NEFA board unanimously recognized that her willingness to share her insight with our members would be a tremendous benefit to New England's franchise community."
About Supporting Strategies
Supporting Strategies has provided efficient and effective outsourced bookkeeping services and operational support to growing businesses since 2004. Our clients get the support they need, when they need it, at a price they can afford, allowing them to focus on their core business. Supporting Strategies’ skilled, experienced professionals use secure, best-of-breed technology and a proven process to deliver a full suite of services, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, bookkeeping, financial reporting, and payroll administration. Supporting Strategies has more than 90 offices across the U.S. and offers opportunities for franchisees to capitalize on the rising demand for outsourced bookkeeping and controller level services among growing businesses. For more information, please visit supportingstrategies.com.
About the New England Franchise Association
The New England Franchise Association (NEFA) is a non-profit trade organization with the sole purpose of assisting franchisors, franchisees and supplier relationships grow and prosper through educational opportunities, networking and sharing of ideas. As a Franchise Business Network affiliate of the International Franchise Association, NEFA is the largest group of professionals who support the benefits of franchising in New England. Learn more at newenglandfranchiseassociation.com.
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