Titus Center Advisory Board recognizes Industry Professionals Guiding the Franchising Program at Palm Beach Atlantic University

Janet Deverso, Operations Manager, and Laura Lee Holmbo, Development Director, joined nearly four dozen franchising experts on the Advisory Board of the Titus Center for Franchising, a Presidential Center of Excellence at Palm Beach Atlantic University in West Palm Beach, Florida.

The centers incoming Advisory Board includes franchisors, franchisees and franchise suppliers from the United States and Canada. Each member has been chosen for their ability to offer ideas, tools and resources to fulfill the center’s mission to become a top choice for students seeking franchise education internationally.

Deverso has been in the industry for over 20 years leading the international supply chain management for Inspire Brands’s Dunkin and Baskin Robbins franchise licensees in the Middle East and around the globe.   Her management expertise includes overseeing operations and logistics for the most challenging situations.

Holmbo is a seasoned expert in brand development and relationship management. She is leading the TradeTrans business and internal development and support, as well as the marketing and public relations development.

During their two-year terms, Advisory Board members will attend steering meetings, evaluate Titus Center programming, speak to undergraduate students, and advocate for the program.

The Titus Center 

The Titus Center for Franchising Advisory Board exists to advance the center’s mission, which is to engage, educate and inspire current and future franchise leaders. Through financial contributions and volunteer leadership, Advisory Board members help evaluate the center’s programs and curricula and advocate for the center among colleagues and business and franchise communities. Members are asked to attend two meetings annually.

Titus Center for Franchising Advisory Board

For more information about becoming a Titus Center Advisory Board Member, please contact Dr. John P. Hayes, Director via email or 561-803-2090.  For more information about TradeTrans, contact Laura Lee Holmbo at +1 (845) 469-1000.