Participate in the Franchise Times Dealmakers Project and highlight outstanding deals and dealmakers in Franchise M&A, selected by a jury from nominations. Possible deals include mergers and acquisitions, divestments, multi-unit development deals, strategic investments, recaps, bond / equity placements, asset swaps, etc.
The closing date for entries is December 31, 2021.
Offer of the year: Nominate a single pending transaction that closed from July 2020 through December 2021. The impact of the transaction on company performance / strategy is the most important selection criterion. Nominate here >>
Dealer of the year: Nominate a company for excellence in running multiple franchise deals closed from July 2020 to December 2021 in two categories. Buyer / Seller Category is for private equity investors, venture capitalists, management teams or the like who drive multiple acquisitions or divestitures in franchising. Consultant category is for investment bankers, consultants, M&A professionals, attorneys, accountants, lenders and similar professionals facilitating multiple franchising transactions. The importance of the role of the nominee / the complexity of the transactions is the decisive criterion. Nominate here >>
Particular success: Nominate someone who has had significant activities and success over several years promoting or brokering multiple franchising deals to generate sustainable business growth. The proven positive effect of multiple deals is the key criterion. Nominate here >>