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CEO, Westvyne. Co-Founder, Linked Local Network, Co-Host of Pillars of Franchising

Fred McMurray is a champion of social media for B2B companies, Co-host and Executive Producer of Pillars of Franchising, CEO of Linked Local Network – a source for content  to help professionals achieve work-life balance and CEO of Westvyne, a marketing company in Shell Beach, California with a global clientele.Westvyne

In 2013 .Inc magazine listed Fred McMurray has one of 54 social influencers. Fred’s mission is to provide a digital platform for online communities to connect via social media networks to the local offline community – leading to new relationships, increased support systems and shared resources. Inc Magazine listed Fred McMurray as a Twitter Social Media Influencer for 2013-2019.

Fred is an Entrepreneur, speaker and platform blogger on social media topics for small business. Fred has co-developed the Digital Dominance Index Methodology for measuring the growth of a digital/social media presence. In addition, he was an early adopter of LinkedIn in 2003 and has worked on developing models for the development and growth of social media groups.

In 2010, he co-founded the Linked Local Network which is a co-creator content network to help professionals achieve work-life balance. The network develops creative Community Voices and interesting internet radio show content to the Linked Local Network audience.  Linked Local Network - Become a Community Voice - Achieving Work-Life Balance

Fred continues to research the development of co-creator or syndication peer networks for individual, small/mid sized business and non-profits. Equally at home designing software solutions, trouble-shooting computer networks or building online community networks, Fred understands the technology needs of small to medium-sized organizations.

Pillars of FranchisingIn February 2018, Fred teamed up with his client, Ray Pillar to launch the Pillars of Franchising internet radio show.  In March 2019 Holly A Ford joined the co-host team to bring a womansplaining point of view. Pillars of Franchising broadcasts the Secrets of Success in Franchising every Thursday at 4p Central time.

Listeners can chat live at the Pillars of Franchising website or call 323-580-5755 to listen and ask questions.

 

Kitchen Tuneup – Is this a trend toward kitchen mechanics or remodeling your expectations? – Pillars of Franchising

Topic: Kitchen Tune-up, Is this a trend toward kitchen mechanics or remodeling your expectations? Broadcast Date: September 18th, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac.  Join co-hosts Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, Fred McMurray of...

Buying a Cannabis franchise – One Cannabis isn’t blowing smoke.

Topic: Buying a Cannabis franchise – One Cannabis isn’t blowing smoke. Broadcast Date: Sepetmber th, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac.  Join co-hosts Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, Fred McMurray of Westvyne and Holly A Ford of...

STOP Restoration in USA and Action in Canada – Pillars of Franchising

Topic: STOP Restoration in USA and Action in Canada Broadcast Date: August 29th, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac.  Join co-hosts Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, Fred McMurray of Westvyne and Holly A Ford of Zarian Firm...

Why is the International Franchise Professional Group (IFPG) seeing Red & Best practices on writing franchise manuals

Topic: Why is the International Franchise Professional Group (IFPG) seeing Red & Best practices on writing franchise manuals Broadcast Date: August 22nd, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac.  Join co-hosts Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid...

Color World House Painting, coloring the world, painting one house at a time. Martinizing ode to Martin or top notch cleaning franchise?

Topic: Color World House Painting, coloring the world, painting one house at a time. Martinizing ode to Martin or top notch cleaning franchise? Broadcast Date: August 15th, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac.  Join co-hosts Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly...

Talking with Mary Jo Larson of the Publisher of Franchise Times.

Topic: Which franchisors are hot and which are not? Talking with Mary Jo Larson, Publisher – Franchise Times. Our 2nd guest is Peter Ortiz, VP of Franchise Development for Potbelly Corp. Broadcast Date: August 8th, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac. ...

All Pro Cleaning Systems, full-service building maintenance franchise

Topic: All Pro Cleaning Systems is a full-service building maintenance franchise. Do you need to be an expert in the cleaning industry to own and operate an All Pro Cleaning Systems franchise? Broadcast Date: August 1st, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p...

The Molly Chronicles – Moving from state employee to owner of Molly Maid of Southwest Cook County

Topic: The Molly Chronicles – Moving from state employee to owner of Molly Maid Southwest Cook County. Broadcast Date: July 25th, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac.  Join co-hosts Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, Fred McMurray of...

Women in Business July 2019! What has been the biggest surprise of your professional career?

Topic: Women in Business July 2019! What has been the biggest surprise of your professional career? Broadcast Date: July 18th, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac Join co-hosts Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, Fred McMurray of Westvyne...

Flying high over the Chicago Residential Cleaning & cannabis news

Topic: Flying high over the Chicago Residential Cleaning industry, New movers in the cannabis franchising industry Broadcast Date: July 11th, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac.  Join co-hosts Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, Fred...

Women in Business July 2019! What has been the biggest surprise of your professional career? – Pillars of Franchising

Topic: Women in Business July 2019! What has been the biggest surprise of your professional career? Broadcast Date: July 18th, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac Join co-hosts Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, Fred McMurray of Westvyne...

Flying high over the Chicago Residential Cleaning & cannabis news

Topic: Flying high over the Chicago Residential Cleaning industry, New movers in the cannabis franchising industry Broadcast Date: July 11th, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac.  Join co-hosts Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, Fred...

Women in Business July 2019 on Pillars of Franchising

Topic: Women in Business July 2019! What has been the biggest surprise of your professional career? Broadcast Date: July 18th, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac Join co-hosts Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, Fred McMurray of Westvyne...

Flying high over the Chicago Residential Cleaning & cannabis news

Topic: Flying high over the Chicago Residential Cleaning industry, New movers in the cannabis franchising industry Broadcast Date: July 11th, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac.  Join co-hosts Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, Fred...

Millennials and Franchising from a Millennial franchising consultant perspective

Topic: Millennials and Franchising from a Millennial franchising consultant perspective. How do Millennials feel about Franchising?  Broadcast Date: July 4th, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac. We aren’t live today as we are all celebrating...
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Home Care franchising in review. Griswold Home Care

Topic: Home Care franchising  in review Broadcast Date: June 27th, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac Join co-hosts Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, Fred McMurray of Westvyne and Holly A Ford of Zarian Firm International as they...

Millennials and Franchising from a Millennial franchising consultant perspective – Pillars of Franchising

Topic: Millennials and Franchising from a Millennial franchising consultant perspective. How do Millennials feel about Franchising?  Broadcast Date: July 4th, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac. We aren’t live today as we are all celebrating...

Home Care and Sub Sandwiches franchising. Multi-location franchisees

Topic: Home Care franchising and Sub Sandwich multi-location franchising in review Broadcast Date: June 27th, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac Join co-hosts Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, Fred McMurray of Westvyne and Holly A Ford...

Window Genie, Cleaning America’s Windows for a Neighborly future.

Topic: Window Genie, Cleaning America’s Windows for a Neighborly future.  Broadcast Date: June 20th, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac Join co-hosts Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, Fred McMurray of Westvyne and Holly A Ford of...
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Going to Avila Beach – Balancing Work-life.

"How does Fred maintain work-life balance?" is a question I am often asked.  My normal answer is that I enjoy doing marketing for a living. Of course, that answer never satisfies the questioner who normally pushes further and says, "OK, what do you do for fun?" My...

Windows Genie, Cleaning America’s Windows for a Neighborly future.

Topic: Window Genie, Cleaning America’s Windows for a Neighborly future.  Broadcast Date: June 20th, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac Join co-hosts Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, Fred McMurray of Westvyne and Holly A Ford of...

Delta Life Fitness, a female centric health/wellness franchise.

Topic: Delta Life Fitness, a female centric health/wellness franchise focused on providing a women-only gym. Broadcast Date: June 13th, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac Join co-hosts Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, Fred McMurray of...

Startup-franchisor-Discussing-franchising-process-Joe-Pardo

Topic: Startup franchisor, Discussing the franchising process with Super Joe Pardo. What are the Issues & Opportunities of becoming a Franchisor? Broadcast Date: June 6th, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac Join co-hosts Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid...

Is It all in the Process? – Pillars of Franchising – Finance

IS IT ALL IN THE PROCESS? by Turp Ricketts Who doesn’t like a well-oiled process? Personally, I love it when a process works like it’s supposed to. According to the Cambridge English Dictionary, a process is “a series of actions that you take in order to achieve...

Delta Life Fitness, a female centric health/wellness franchise focused on providing a women-only gym.

Topic: Delta Life Fitness, a female centric health/wellness franchise focused on providing a women-only gym. Broadcast Date: June 13th, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac Join co-hosts Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, Fred McMurray of...
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