NEW YORK, June 10, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Expedia® CruiseShipCenters® – part of Expedia® Inc., the largest online travel company in the world, is excited to bring their franchise opportunity to the booming cruise port of New York. They are making it easier for potential franchise owners along the Eastern Seaboard to make their entrepreneurial dreams come true by exhibiting at the upcoming International Franchise Expo show taking place in New York from June 20-22.
The 22nd International Franchise Expo is the franchise industry's premier annual event, sponsored by the International Franchise Association. The three-day show will draw thousands of entrepreneurs and business owners to come and meet over 400 top franchises. Expedia CruiseShipCenters will be exhibiting in booth #647 where attendees can stop by to learn more about building wealth and equity with their exciting retail franchise opportunity. Visitors to the booth will also have the chance to enter to win a round-trip 7 night cruise for two from New York to the Bahamas aboard the brand new Norwegian Breakaway.
"We are very excited to meet face-to-face with show attendees in the New York area and from around the world who are looking to build a successful, service-oriented business in their community," said Michael Mutsaerts, Vice President of Franchise Sales at Expedia CruiseShipCenters. "With 42 million North Americans interested in taking a cruise in the next three years, there has never been a better time to own an Expedia franchise location."
Expedia CruiseShipCenters Franchise Partner, Mary Beth Casey, will also be in attendance participating in a panel discussion: "Making the Leap: How to Succeed as a Franchisee". She will share her experiences in creating a thriving business, the challenges and pitfalls she has faced and advice to potential franchisees. This will be a great chance to have any questions about the Expedia CruiseShipCenters franchise opportunity answered by a current Franchise Owner.
Offering award winning systems, exclusive territories and the power of the #1 brand in travel, Expedia CruiseShipCenters provides rewarding franchise opportunities for individuals and couples looking to actualize their dreams of owning a profitable business, leading a team and traveling the world.
ABOUT EXPEDIA CRUISESHIPCENTERS
Named a fast-growing franchise by MSN Money, Expedia CruiseShipCenters provides exceptional value and expert advice for travelers booking cruises and vacations through its network of more than 180 franchise locations. As part of Expedia, Inc., the company's 4,000 Vacation Consultants have been navigating spectacular vacation experiences for customers across North America for more than 25 years. For more information on joining the Expedia CruiseShipCenters team, visit www.expediafranchise.com.
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