Tampa, Florida (PRWEB) March 04, 2014
Tampa, FL resident Rhandi Emanouil was recognized on February 24, 2014 as a Certified Franchise Executive (CFE) by the Institute of Certified Franchise Executives. Ms. Emanouil completed a comprehensive course of study in franchise management offered by the institute, which is the academic branch of the International Franchise Association’s Educational Foundation. The International Franchise Association (IFA) is the world’s oldest and largest organization representing franchising worldwide. The CFE graduation was held at the IFA's annual convention in New Orleans.
As First Vice President of Marketing and Public Relations for Medi-Weightloss® Corporate Headquarters, Ms. Emanouil has had a consistent record of delivering extraordinary results in creative development, communications, local marketing, national branding, co-op marketing, promotions, social media, and public relations including achieving press coverage on national media outlets such as “Good Morning America.” She was named 2012 Employee of the Year by Edward Kaloust, Founder and CEO and holds a Bachelor of Science in Marketing from the University of Tampa’s Sykes College of Business. "Rhandi is an energetic and gifted marketing professional who is passionate about her role and is an example to all around her. Achieving her CFE is another milestone in her career," says Mr. Kaloust. Ms. Emanouil's hometown is Chelmsford, MA.
Established in 2005, Medi-Weightloss® offers a physician-supervised weight loss program known as “The One That Works!®” Physicians and medical professionals provide individualized care based on patients’ goals, health, and medical history. The program includes weekly consultations that focus on nutrition, lifestyle, and exercise. In addition to a weight loss programs for adults, resulting in over 2.6 million pounds lost nationwide, Medi-Weightloss® offers specialized weight loss programs for adolescents and diabetics. The company also offers Corporate Wellness programs, exercise equipment, and Signature Supplements & Products.
The Medi-Weightloss® franchise opportunity allows physicians and investors to offer the nation’s premier medical weight loss program. There are nearly 80 locations in the U.S. and two in the Middle East.
About the Certified Franchise Executive Program
More than 1,800 franchise executives are now enrolled or have received certification. More than 300 IFA-member companies currently have one or more executives enrolled in the program that provides benefits such as specialized knowledge, industry recognition, peer-level networking and professional standing.
Candidates are required to complete a rigorous course of study to earn the CFE designation, which includes attending institute-sponsored educational seminars and workshops. The program enhances franchise professionals’ understanding of the industry’s fundamental and complex aspects.