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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.

 

How to deal with Franchise Equipment Financing – Pillars of Franchising

Topic: How to deal with  Franchise Equipment Financing Broadcast Date: May 16th, 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...

How Honor Yoga is rocking the fitness world – Pillars of Franchising

Topic: How Honor Yoga is rocking the fitness world & transitioning from franchisee to franchise professional Broadcast Date: May 23rd, 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...

Pillars of Franchising: How to deal with Franchise Equipment Financing

Topic: How to deal with  Franchise Equipment Financing Broadcast Date: May 16th, 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...

The Home Care Boom and Franchise Equipment Financing

Topic: The Home Care Boom and Franchise Equipment Financing Broadcast Date: May 16th, 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...
Linked Local Network - Community Voices Update

Community Voices Update and Happy Mothers Day!

Community Voices Update and Happy Mothers Day! I want to wish all of the Mom's a Happy Mother's Day. It's been a few week's since I last communicated with everyone and much has happened so I wanted update everyone on what has been going on. First I want to apologize...

Networking and Data tools. Upping your business game.

Topic: Upping your business game. Networking and Data tools Broadcast Date: May 9th, 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...

Upping your business game. Networking and Data tools

Topic: Upping your business game. Networking and Data tools Broadcast Date: May 9th, 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...
Linked Local network - Pillars of Franchising - SuperSlow Zone

Pillars of Franchising: SuperSlow Zone – Helping you Look & Feel Good at any Age

Topic: SuperSlow Zone – Helping you Look & Feel Good at any Age and taking control of your online reputation. Broadcast Date: May 2nd, 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...
Pillars of Franchising - Neighborly - Linked Local Network

Pillars of Franchising: A New Era of growth for Neighborly franchisees and beyond

Topic: Molly Maid – A New Era of growth for franchisees of Neighborly and beyond.  Broadcast Date: April 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 Westvyne and Holly A Ford...
Pillars of Franchising - 5 year Bucket Challenge Anniversary - ALS Association - Linked Local Network

Pillars of Franchising – 5 year Bucket Challenge anniversary

Topic: 5 year Bucket Challenge Anniversary – Giving back to the community Broadcast Date: April 18th, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac Join host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, co-host Fred McMurray of Westvyne and Holly A Ford of...
Linked Local Network - Carolyn Thurston - Wisdom Senior Care - Pillars of Franchising

Wisdom Senior Care – Sustainable solutions for our seniors! – Pillars of Franchising

Topic: Wisdom Senior Care – Sustainable solutions for our seniors!  Broadcast Date: April 11th, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac Join host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, and co-host Fred McMurray of Westvyne, discuss How Wisdom...

Rascal House Franchising, a Cleveland favorite! – Pillars of Franchising

Topic: Rascal House Franchising, a Cleveland favorite!  Broadcast Date: April 4th, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac Join host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, and co-host Fred McMurray of Westvyne, discuss was the 1980 Cleveland hair...

Five Ways to Sabotage Your Franchise Customer – Pillars of Franchising

By Nancy Friedman, The Telephone Doctor®    These 5 issues that can sabotage your business with your customer without even knowing it. Getting rid of only a few will be a winner. I was a Franchisor – We had 5 Franchisees.  Four we let go very quickly and one we kept...

Domestic violence awareness franchisee stories! – Pillars of Franchising

Topic: Franchisees domestic violence awareness stories! How Molly Maid franchisees are making a difference. Broadcast Date: March 28st, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac Host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, and co-host Fred McMurray of...

Women in Franchising! Franchising from the female point of view!

Topic: Women in Franchising! Franchising from the female point of view. Broadcast Date: March 21st, 2019 at 5:00p Est/4:00P Cen/3:00p Mtn/2:00p Pac Join special co-host, Holly A Ford of Zarian Firm International, as she discusses with our special panel of women in...
Toppers Craft Creamery

Pillars of Franchising: Complementary Branding power – Inside the Ice Cream Box Inside the Ice Cream Box, The Power of Complimentary Branding

Topic: Inside the Ice Cream Box, The power of Complementary Branding. Also, the story of Topper’s Craft Creamery Join host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, and co-host Fred McMurray of Westvyne, as they discuss  how to be successful at financing,...
SCORE SBA

Pillars of Franchising: SBA Franchise loans SCORE! Learn about SBA franchise loans

Topic:  SBA Franchise loans SCORE! Learn about SBA franchise loans and how SCORE can help you grow Join host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, and co-host Fred McMurray of Westvyne, as they discuss  how to be successful at financing, purchasing,...
Franchise Navigator

Pillars of Franchising: Navigating Franchisee Success with Franchise Navigator Determining if a franchisee will be successful

Topic: Navigating Franchisee Success with Franchise Navigator Join host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, and co-host Fred McMurray of Westvyne, as they discuss  how to be successful at financing, purchasing, developing, brand positioning, expanding...
A Happy Franchise Valentine's Day

Pillars of Franchising: A Very Franchise Valentine’s Day A Very Franchise Valentine’s Day

Topic: A Very Franchise Valentine’s Day Join host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, and co-host Fred McMurray of Mediavine Marketing, as they discuss  how to be successful at financing, purchasing, developing, brand positioning, expanding and selling...

Pillars of Franchising: Understanding franchise growth.

Topic: Understanding franchise growth, a discussion on how to develop, brand position and expand your franchise concepts market. Join host Ray Pillar, Owner of Molly Maid Aurora-Naperville, and co-host Fred McMurray of Mediavine Marketing, as they discusshow to...

LLN Reports: Up and Coming bands with Alan Hanslik, CEO of NeuAlter Recording

LLN Reports on up and coming music with Alan Hanslik, .CEO of NeuAlter Recording. NeuAlter Recordings is a California based independent record company. Along with OnaiMusicPublishing, they represent independent artists of various genres. Started by award...

Would you be willing to meet for (virtual)coffee?

  Last week, I was finally able to find time to accept 150 invitations waiting in my inbox. I have sent out maybe 10 connection invites this year, all to people that I have wanted to engage in discussion. I don’t understand people connecting if they are NOT going to communicate? Your thoughts? This post […]

What are your dreams for a better LinkedIn? A Linkedin Pulse publication

What are your dreams for a better LinkedIn ? I’ve been asking myself that question a lot lately. LinkedIn has been an interesting journey for me these past couple of months; I have acquired contracts from the EU, referrals from a multi-national aerospace company, been requested to join an elite vendor program and been asked […]

March 1 News Update from the Linked Local Network

March 1 news update from the Linked Local Network. Tuesday morning is Caffeinated Connections – Schaumburg at Schaumburg Bank & Trust. Details on address and time are at http://caffeinated.eventbrite.com. A very big Thanks to Bill Korner of Interstate Technologies for meeting and starting to do business with Two Rivers Conferencing. Two Rivers is one of […]

Terri Friel

Google and Social Media Optimization for your Business

2014 Linked Local Network Seminar Series: Google & Social Media Optimization for your Business Seminar 1 To purchase tickets to this FREE event click here: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/google-social-media-optimization-for-your-business-part-1-tickets-10149725101...
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