Marmora business owner will serve leading franchisor
Denise Wieand, co-owner of Allegra Marketing, Print, Mail in Marmora was recently selected to Alliance Franchise Brands’ Marketing & Print Division Network Advisory Council (NAC).
The NAC consists of 10 members serving three-year terms, representing nearly 300 marketing and print franchise members throughout North America. The NAC allows for open communication and networking among franchise owners and the world headquarters. Council representatives play an important role in working with fellow owners to review plans, programs and mutual concerns to strengthen and improve the franchise system.
“Denise’s selection into the NAC signifies her exceptional business aptitude and leadership abilities,” said Kevin Cushing, president, Alliance Franchise Brands Marketing & Print Division. “The ever-changing world of marketing requires that we continue to diversify our services, and we look to the NAC to help us set the course for our franchise system to achieve continued growth and success.”
Wieand has been consistently recognized for her success as a small business owner and community leader. She serves as the vice chair of Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Atlantic and Cape May Counties and is an ambassador for the Cape May County Chamber of Commerce. She also served in the U.S. Army for five years during the Reagan administration.
Wieand’s marketing and consulting experience in the United States and Canada includes working as a merchandising and marketing director for the Retail Consulting Practice of PWC (PricewaterhouseCoopers). Prior to that, she served as director of marketing and merchandising for New York City-based privately held pharmaceutical retail company Duane Reade (now part of Walgreens).
In keeping with Allegra’s commitment to build respectful and trustworthy relationships with their employees, community and clients, Allegra donated $3,000 this year in printing and marketing services to local non-profits as part of its first Allegra FootPRINT® Fund award, which helps nonprofits “leave a footprint” in the community by leveraging awarded marketing and print services.
Allegra, located at 533 S. Shore Road, Suite 1, is a full-service marketing communications provider offering marketing consultation, copywriting and graphic design services, advanced printing technologies including full-color printing, digital color signs, posters and banners, complete finishing services, mailing services, variable data capabilities, promotional products and print management solutions. Allegra can also help businesses with web, SEO, PPC, web to print and more.
Allegra is locally-owned and operated and is a member of Alliance Franchise Brands network, a world leader in marketing, graphics and visual communications, linking nearly 600 locations in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.
For more information, contact Allegra in Marmora at (609) 390-1400, or visit the company’s website at www.allegramarmora.com.