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School of Rock Outperforms 2020 Pandemic with Virtual Offerings, Access to Rock Stars, International Expansion, and Global Connection Thru Music
School of Rock, the leader in performance-based music education, kept the music going in 2020, fostering connection and community to students around the world with loud success during the global pandemic.
January 13th, 2021
School of Rock, in partnership with Universal Music Group, Hollywood Records and Edgeout Records, will host the Winter of Rock Festival on Dec. 19 for the public.
December 17th, 2020
School of Rock, the leader in performance-based music education, continues to expand internationally and has awarded a new master franchise agreement in Taiwan.
December 7th, 2020
MUTTS Canine Cantina® is challenging dog lovers across the country to help potential franchisees spot the perfect location for a MUTTS® dog park.
December 2nd, 2020
School of Rock, the leader in performance-based music education, continues to expand internationally and has awarded a new area development agreement in Ireland.
December 1st, 2020
IHG® Hotels & Resorts announced a series of appointments to its Global Sales Leadership team.
November 23rd, 2020
MUTTS Canine Cantina® has signed a multi-unit franchise deal to bring locations to El Paso, Texas, and Tucson, Arizona.
October 30th, 2020
Starting with the very first Monstrous putt in 2004, Monster Mini Golf has been setting the par for excellent family entertainment in communities across North America.
October 23rd, 2020
AR Workshop Pinpoints Grand Rapids for Development; Seeks to Grow Statewide Presence Alongside Eight Existing Shops
AR Workshop, the leading DIY workshop franchise, recently announced its aggressive expansion plans slated for Grand Rapids.
October 22nd, 2020
Cruise Planners Partners with the Dan Marino Foundation’s Marino Campus to offer Student Internship Opportunities
Cruise Planners committed to providing a comprehensive internship experience to prepare young adults of various abilities for independence and job readiness in partnership with the Dan Marino Foundation’s Marino Campus.
October 12th, 2020
IHG Hotels & Resorts, which has more than 360 hotels in the UK & Ireland with brands, reveals new data about how British travellers chose to spend the last few months.
October 12th, 2020
School of Rock, the leader in performance-based music education, is enhancing its proprietary curriculum to feature more music created by Black artists.
October 7th, 2020
After a groundbreaking launch in August, the Where2Next™ Virtual Event Series continues to showcase travel opportunities to clients and maximizes Cruise Planners advisor’s sales.
September 24th, 2020
IHG®, one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announced today the appointment of David Oppenheim as Senior Vice President, Analytics & Insights.
September 23rd, 2020
Chuck E. Cheese, the leader in family dining and entertainment, marked the start of school for kindergarteners across the country with a new Kindergarten Kickoff program.
September 10th, 2020
Cruise Planners, the leader in home-based travel franchises, announced today that they have been ranked no. 6 on Entrepreneur magazines' inaugural Franchise Growth List.
September 9th, 2020
Cruise Planners Launches New All-Inclusive Resort System Further Expanding its Land-Based Travel Offerings
Cruise Planners recently launched a new “All-Inclusive Resort System” to help its travel advisor network sell more land-based travel
August 31st, 2020
Last night, in partnership with major travel suppliers, Cruise Planners launched the Where2Next Travel Series, a lineup of dazzling destination-focused virtual travel events.
August 14th, 2020
In celebration of Bob Marley’s 75th birthday, School of Rock in collaboration with Universal Music Group, is proud to debut a video of Skip Marley performing Bob Marley’s “Three Little Birds” with the School of Rock 2020 AllStars.
July 28th, 2020
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has today announced the appointment of Wayne Hoare as Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO).
July 8th, 2020
IHG has signed an agreement to take over management of one of the most famous hotels in the Pacific, Fiji’s Grand Pacific Hotel in Suva, in July 2020 and rebrand it as an InterContinental by 2022.
July 7th, 2020
CEC Entertainment, Inc. To Announce First Quarter 2020 Financial Results And Host A Conference Call On Friday, June 26, 2020
CEC Entertainment, Inc. announced that David McKillips, Chief Executive Officer, and Jim Howell, Chief Financial Officer, will host a conference call and webcast.
June 23rd, 2020
Cruise Planners partners with Apple Leisure Group to present a two-part series focused on setting the nation's largest travel advisor network up for success as the travel industry begins to reemerge from Covid19.
June 16th, 2020
School of Rock Students Around the World to Compose and Perform Original Songs With Launch of New Songwriting Program
School of Rock has launched a new Songwriting Program this month teaching the fundamentals of songwriting, arrangement and music theory to help students compose original works.
June 9th, 2020
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®) announces the signing of a franchise agreement with Westmont Hospitality Group and funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management, L.P., for a captivating property in the heart of Rome.
June 4th, 2020
G6 Hospitality, owner, operator and franchisor of the Motel 6 and extended-stay Studio 6 brands, today announced the opening of a new construction Studio 6 in Katy, Texas.
June 3rd, 2020
Six Flight Apart: World Of Beer Bar & Kitchen Unveils First-Ever “Socially Distanced Flight Of Beer”
World of Beer Bar & Kitchen curated beer flights and rotating taps, pioneered the epic Six Flight Apart Beer Flight, the first-ever Socially Distanced Flight of Beer.
May 27th, 2020
As the world adjusts to new travel norms and expectations, IHG® Hotels & Resorts is enhancing the experience for its hotel guests around the world, by redefining cleanliness and supporting guests’ personal wellbeing throughout their...
May 21st, 2020
IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world's leading hotel companies, today officially launched its first flagship store on Chinese leading OTA (Online Travel Agent) platform.
May 14th, 2020
Thanks to School of Rock, students can now record themselves playing using the School of Rock Method App™ and instructors will then compile the audio and video recordings to be pulled together into a full-band recording.
May 6th, 2020
Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, the nation’s largest home-based travel agency, announced its ranking within Entrepreneur magazine’s Fastest Growing Franchise list.
April 23rd, 2020
IHG® Army Hotels continues to fulfill its mission to serve communities and military families during the COVID-19 pandemic.
April 21st, 2020
IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has today announced global partnerships to support food banks and other food provision charities in assisting those most in need during the Covid-19 crisis.
April 17th, 2020
IHG®, one of the world's leading hotel companies, is offering support through its taskforce to the Government, local authorities, municipalities and health care institutions in their efforts to prevent the further spread of Covid-19.
April 16th, 2020
Cruise Planners Home-Based Business Model Primed to Support Travelers Amid COVID-19; Redirecting Marketing Efforts with Heartfelt Messages
Michelle Fee, CEO and Founder, and Vicky Garcia, COO and Co-owner at Cruise Planners, hosted a virtual press conference sharing what is happening at Cruise Planners and across the travel industry in response to COVID-19.
April 13th, 2020
School of Rock Launches Artist Sessions Providing 40,000 Students Live Access to Some of the World’s Most Famous Musicians
It all started with a thousand kids talking online to Jay Weinberg, the drummer of Slipknot. Then came live access to Frank Zummo from Sum 41.
April 6th, 2020
Cruise Planners, the nation’s largest network of home-based travel advisors, believes in the healing power of travel so much so that the company is encouraging travelers to participate in a Facebook photo contest “For the Love of...
April 2nd, 2020
Sky Zone, creator of the world's first indoor trampoline park and an ongoing leader in developing new active entertainment experiences, wants to throw your child a virtual birthday party to mark his/her special day.
March 27th, 2020
School of Rock, the leader in performance-based music education, today announced virtual, one-on-one music lessons for its 40,000 students around the world through its School of Rock Remote program.
March 20th, 2020
Hilton Garden Inn Expands Global Reach in 2019, Bringing its Signature Hospitality and Industry-Leading Food and Beverage to More than 860 Hotels
In another standout year, Hilton Garden Inn continued its rapid growth, introducing 48 new properties to the portfolio in 2019.
March 10th, 2020
Thrillz has created a flight plan for Charleston. The innovative family entertainment center that sends its guests soaring from two-story high obstacles announced its intentions to expand through franchising in Charleston.
March 9th, 2020
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