Jack Earle, a multi-unit McDonald’s franchisee, is the 2011 IFA Chairman. Because Earle is an avid golfer, Outgoing IFA Chairman Ken Walker presented Earle a gavel specially made in the form of a golf club. In his acceptance remarks, Earle said he joined IFA 12 years ago because of IFA’s advocacy on key federal and state issues. “I learned long ago, if you aren’t at the table, you are on the menu,” Earle said. Read more at www.franchise.org.
Posted by Alisa Harrison, IFA VP of Communications & Marketing