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College Hunks Earns 2014 FBR Franchisee Satisfaction Award
Franchise Business Review recently rated College Hunks Hauling Junk as a top company for franchisee satisfaction!
Friedman in Forbes: Navigating the Jungle of Business Uncertainty
College Hunks Co-Founder and President Nick Friedman tells Forbes how to grow a small business into a major brand from scratch.
Friedman Discusses Franchisor/Franchisee Relations | FOX Business (VIDEO)
College Hunks Co-Founder and Co-Owner Nick Friedman discusses the franchisee/franchisor dynamic on FOX Business.
College Hunks Phoenix Interviewed in Wrangler News Article
College Hunks Hauling Junk of Phoenix Owner Michael Neumayr was recently interviewed by Wrangler News in this feature article!
FOX Interviews Nick Friedman on Franchising (VIDEO)
Watch this video interview of College Hunks Co-Founder Nick Friedman discussing franchising on FOX Business!
College Hunks Honored as 2013 "Florida Company to Watch"
College Hunks has been honored as one of the top 50 companies in Florida to keep an eye on!
College Hunks Earns Spot on 2013 Inc 500|5000 List
College Hunks has earned a spot on the coveted Inc. 500|5000 list for the fourth time!
Watch Stephen Bienko's Interview on Bloomberg TV (VIDEO)
Watch the video of College Hunks Multi-Franchise Owner Stephen Bienko in this interview with Primm Fox on Bloomberg TV!
Friedman in Forbes: "Three Rules for 'Working Out' Success in Franchising"
College Hunks President Nick Friedman explains how the keys to franchising success are the same as in the gym.
College Hunks of Oakland County Moving Up
Find out about College Hunks of Oakland County and its new location and services.
Miami's Ron Rick and Chris Poore Featured on CBS
Find out how College Hunks of Miami franchise owners, Ron Rick and Chris Poore, turned a school project into their own business.
Nick Friedman on How to Avoid the Wrong Franchise - Forbes
College Hunks Owner Nick Friedman was recently featured in Forbes, talking about choosing the right franchise opportunity for you.
Lake County, IL Franchise Owner Featured In Libertyville Review!
Our team in Libertyville, IL has always been newsworthy to us, so it came as no surprise to find this article about owner Matt Johnson.
Franchise Times Interviews CEO Omar Soliman
With a new headquarters grand opening that attracted the mayor and the press, Omar Soliman, co-founder and CEO, feels as though the company has graduated.
College Hunks New Miami Franchise in Miami Herald!
UK alum opens College Hunks Hauling Junk franchise
“I looked at several franchises, and I really like the energy of this company,” Vaughn said.
3 Skills That Differentiate Successful Entrepreneurs
Tips for Building a Lasting Business Partnership
Just as you would assess the pros and cons of being single versus being in a relationship, entrepreneurs must do the same before entering into a business partnership
My Office: Jeff Johnson has a 'recycled' office
When Jeff Johnson hit a plateau at his previous job, he decided to check a goal off his bucket list by starting his own business.
Smart Hiring Means Smart Business
Just this week our company, College Hunks Hauling Junk, along with companies nationwide, received Inc.'s inaugural Hire Power award.
Moving company employees 'hunky' college students
A local Phoenix area moving company is looking to help students by giving them a job while they're in school and teaching them skills they'll need after graduation day.
College Hunks: Ybor's newest movers and ... shakers?
Ybor was founded by cigar manufacturers in the 1880s. Now our beloved cigar city is under jurisdiction of a new and powerful force: College Hunks.
UK graduate opens Lexington KY College Hunks franchise
College Hunks Hauling Junk has officially announced the opening of its Lexington-area franchise, the second in Kentucky.
Cloud-Based Software Helps Company Grow
Software for CHHJ's scheduling and franchising operations helps the firm provide better customer service and effectively support its growing franchise business.
Local Store Marketing 101: College Hunks case study
Nick Frantz, 24, may be young but he's also a marketing whiz. According to Chris Jackson, director of marketing and branding at College Hunks Hauling Junk, "He lives College Hunks. If he is in the grocery store, it's a marketing opportunity."
College Hunks set up shop in Ybor City
Last week, College Hunks Hauling Junk and sister company College Hunks Moving held a dedication ceremony in honor of their new "world headquarters" in Ybor City.
How Small Biz Benefits From Veteran Hiring
Veteran's Day is a time to honor and praise those who served our country and made the ultimate sacrifice in the name of freedom. It's time for small businesses to reassess the way they view veterans and the skills they have to offer.
College Hunks opens headquarters in Ybor City
It's a small business success story, with roots right here in the Tampa Bay area. College Hunks Hauling Junk's simple concept is now taking flight with franchises across the country.
Tampa Mayor, Bob Buckhorn And Local Dignitaries To Unveil College Hunks’ New “World Headquarters
A true testament to the improved economic outlook in both the real estate and small business sectors the move to an expanded space in Ybor City positions the company for future growth and continues to improve the business landscape in Ybor City’s business district.
VetFran At College Hunks’ Leadership Core
It seems obvious that the common thread tying together military veterans with the business world is leadership. The ability to navigate a team through uncertainty in order to achieve success is a valuable commodity in any business, and it’s a quality that vets typically possess in abundance.
How To Build A Strong Company Culture, From The Inside Out
It all starts with your company culture, the inner company experience felt by employees, vendors, and investors. Think of culture as the guts of a company, the true nature of who you are as a business.
Young entrepreneur will share his story at SDSU event
On Tuesday, Nov. 13, the Rickert Visiting Entre-preneur and Speaker Series will welcome Nick Friedman, president and co-founder of College Hunks Hauling Junk. Friedman will speak at 7 p.m.
Growing Pains Are Tough, But Shrinking Pains Are Worse
I’ve heard it a thousand times from prospective franchise buyers and brokers alike: “Your company is going through growing pains.”
Don’t choke your startup — cut the cord. Gradually.
Whether you’re a male or female entrepreneur, starting a company feels a lot like giving birth. You went through the planning, the pain, the emotional roller coaster of fear, excitement and anxiety and, months later, you came out of it stronger than ever.
Owners made headway with new concepts
The Tampa Bay Business Journal asked the leaders of three less common types of companies how they got their start, what trails they blazed and what lessons they learned along the way
Smile: Happiness can make you successful
Happiness does, in fact, lead to more money. This is something that cuts across all levels of franchising, all types of industries and, more generally, applies to the concept business as a whole.
Featured Article: College Hunks in Business World Magazine
Sneak a peak behind the scenes at College Hunks to see how we do what we do! Special thanks to Business World Magazine and Fetch Graphics!
Business Focus: Interview with Nathaniel Bruno, Denver Franchise Owner
I started my own junk-removal company in May 2007, but was approached by Nick Friedman, president of College Hunks Hauling Junk, in August 2007 about converting my company to a franchise. I signed on and began operating as College Hunks Hauling Junk of Denver in October 2007.
Like Father Like Son
Recent college graduate Mike Neumayr and his father Ed attended the International Franchise Association’s Annual Convention in February and happened to meet Nick Friedman, co-owner of College Hunks Hauling Junk.
College Hunks moves into Phoenix area
A moving company that focuses on teamwork and customer service sounded like a perfect business opportunity for recent college graduate Mike Neumayr and his father, Ed
The Patriotism of Entrepreneurship
I co-founded my company, College Hunks Hauling Junk, with my best friend, Omar Solliman, right out of college. It was the pursuit of the "American dream" that helped two 22-year-old, inexperienced professionals build a business from the ground up.
Nick Friedman Talks with EliteDaily
College Hunks Co-Founder Nick Friedman talks with Elite Daily about how the company started and where it's headed in the future.
College Hunks is relocating to Ybor City
College Hunks Featured Article: Making Green Look Good
College Hunks Featured Article: Inc Magazine
The franchises of College Hunks compete against each other in order to provide you with the best possible client service!