Franchising & Distribution

Franchising & Distribution


Elizabeth Sigety Recognized as a Certified Franchise Executive™

March 4, 2014 – Press Releases

Elizabeth D. Sigety, partner with Fox Rothschild LLP and chair of the firm’s Franchising, Licensing & Distribution Group, was recently designated a Certified Franchise Executive™ by the Institute of Certified Franchise Executives – the academic branch of the International Franchise Association’s Educational Foundation.

The Institute of Certified Franchise Executives enhances the professionalism of franchising by certifying the highest standards of quality training and education. It also offers a wide range of continuing education programs for professional development.

Sigety joins the ranks of more than 1,800 franchise executives who are now enrolled or have received certification. More than 300 IFA members currently have one or more executives enrolled in the program, which provides benefits such as specialized knowledge, industry recognition, peer-level networking and professional standing.

Sigety focuses her practice on a wide variety of corporate, venture finance, franchising, licensing and distribution matters. For 25 years, she has been a trusted adviser to clients, including startup companies and entrepreneurs, handling business and financial transactions such as venture capital and angel financing, mergers and acquisitions, franchising, securities, private placements, franchise regulatory matters and franchise agreements.