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Maui Wowi Hawaiian Thanks U.S. Military Veterans by Offering Franchise Fee Discount

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Maui Wowi Hawaiian, the premier destination for authentic Hawaiian products on the mainland, would like to remind active and retired veterans of its support of the International Franchise Association’s “VetFran” program for men and women who have served in the U.S. military.  Maui Wowi, a Featured Top 10 Franchisor in the VetFran program, gives vets the flexibility to define their own transition to civilian life through a variety of franchise options built around the company’s world-renowned smoothies and Hawaiian coffee beverages.

 

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“No one has earned their right to the American dream more than those who have served honorably in our armed forces,” said Michael Edwards, chief operating officer of Maui Wowi Hawaiian.  “The IFA’s VetFran program is a great way for vets to begin building a future for themselves and their families.  As a company, Maui Wowi Hawaiian is in full support of VetFran, which is why we offer our discount for veterans interested in joining our business ‘ohana’ [family].”

 

Maui Wowi Hawaiian offers motivated entrepreneurs a way to embrace Hawaii’s magical “Aloha Spirit”. The company sets itself apart in the world of franchising not only with its low cost of entry and its variety of business options, but also with a relaxed, friendly way of doing business.

 

Rick Brennan, a retired major in the U.S. Army who has served in advisory capacities in Iraq, says the ability to start small with Maui Wowi was a definite plus in his decision to purchase a Maui Wowi franchise.  “My wife and I began by operating a mobile kiosk with another couple.  This year we’re opening our first store, which will feature a drive through for coffee on the go,” Brennan said.  “Our goal is to have three stores open in the next four years.  The idea of a family business has always appealed to us—and no other concept offers the high-quality smoothies and coffees Maui Wowi does.”

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While Robert and Cory were searching for a new, unique venture, they came across Maui Wowi Hawaiian Coffee and Smoothies. The Rajottes plan on giving back to the service by opening locations on military bases and offering service member discounts. Robert embraces the ideals of the Aloha Spirit and believes a concept that embraces family, community and a more relaxed way of doing business is exactly what his lifestyle change needs.“Maui Wowi has provided us with flexible business models and options to fit our lifestyle,” said Rajotte. “We’re really excited to begin this new endeavor with the company.”

 

 

Maui Wowi Hawaiian is the only franchise that offers authentic, natural Hawaiian products, fresh-fruit smoothies, blended Hawaiian coffee beverages, and genuine Hawaiian lifestyle stuff. Founded in 1983, Maui Wowi Hawaiian has experienced meteoric growth to include nearly 500 franchised units in its worldwide franchise ohana, or family.  This earth-friendly company celebrates its Aloha Spirit by embracing the values of family, harmony and balanced living while striving to abide by the principles of sustainable living.   

 

For more information, please visit http://www.businessbroker.net/franchise/mauiwowi.ihtml.

 

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Mahalo from Maui Wowi Hawaiian to the

men and women who have protected

and are protecting our great nation!

Maui Wowi Hawaiian Coffees and Smoothies Hot Audio Testimonial

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 TODAY’S HOT TESTIMONIAL 

 

Organically pollinated in 1983 by Jeff and Jill Summerhays, Maui Wowi Hawaiian was built to provide their ‘Ohana (family) a healthy alternative to the sugar and fat laden foods that seemed to be everywhere they turned. Today, Maui Wowi Hawaiian has grown into a wildly successful franchise system.

 

Click on the image below to listen to Jill Summerhays now.  

 

CATCH THE WAVE

Are you ready to enjoy the rewards of our proven system and what is truly important to you in your life? Click on the link to get started in our free education process to see if Maui Wowi Hawaiian is the best fit for you!

 
 5445 DTC Parkway Suite 200, Greenwood Village, CO 80111

 Phone: 1-877-849-6992 or Email catchthewave@mauiwowi.com

 

 

www.mauiwowi.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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December 11, 2008 at 10:25 pm

Maui Wowi Hawaiian Coffees & Smoothies Franchise Audio Testimonial

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TODAY’S HOT TESTIMONIAL

 

Today’s testimonial is from Maui Wowi Hawaiian Franchisees Jeff & Shellie Smaha   
 

Maui Wowi Hawaiian is a very flexible concept.

We decided to get involved because we liked

idea that we could operate a fixed retail

establishment, a mobile cart, a kiosk, a catering

business, or any combination of the four.  It

allows us to work under our own terms in a fun

and simple environment. 

 

Click on the image below to listen to                              Jeff & Shellie Smaha

 

CATCH THE WAVE

Are you ready to enjoy the rewards of our proven system and what is truly important to you in your life? Click on the link to get started in our free education process to see if Maui Wowi Hawaiian is the best fit for you!

 
Maui Wowi Hawaiian

5445 DTC Parkway Suite 200, Greenwood Village, CO 80111

 

Phone: 1-877-849-6992 or Email catchthewave@mauiwowi.com

www.mauiwowi.com

 

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December 4, 2008 at 2:42 pm

Maui Wowi Hawaiian Proudly Offers Veteran Discounts

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Every year men and women leave the military wondering what they’re going to do with their lives. In fact 400,000 new veterans are created each year. Did you know that many of them turn to franchising to achieve stability and their future goals?

 

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So, why is this?
 

There is a common thread among individuals with military experience who have found success in franchising, and it’s that the discipline required in the military is just as important in franchising.
 

Maui Wowi Hawaiian has proven operating systems in place, and in turn, we look for franchisees to carry them out. Because of training and discipline, countless military veterans have found franchised businesses to be a perfect fit for their skills. Veterans also offer the ability to make decisions and have not only been trained to follow the rules of a system, but also how to react in new situations. In business, being decisive is usually more important than which decision you make.

 

Military & Maui Wowi Hawaiian

We feel strongly that no one has earned their right to the American dream more than those who have served honorably in our armed forces. This is why we proudly offer discounts to veterans through the International Franchise Association’s Veterans Transition Franchise Initiative (VetFran). Our discounts range between 5 percent and 15 percent, depending on the franchise package you go with and can amount to nearly $9000.00 in savings to you. Combine our VetFran discounts with our low cost investment, internal financing/third party lending and unique concept and it equals an opportunity you can’t pass up.

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If you’re ready to learn more about our VetFran Discounts and how we are BRINGING HAWAII TO THE WORLD, call us now at 1-877-849-6992 or email catchthewave@mauiwowi.com. You deserve to have everything you’ve ever dreamed of and more.

 

CATCH THE WAVE

Are you ready to enjoy the rewards of our proven system and what’s truly important to you in your life? Click on the link to get started in our free education process to see if Maui Wowi Hawaiian is the best fit for you!

Mahalo for your time!

BE SURE TO CHECK OUT MAUI WOWI HAWAIIAN’S AWARD WINNING WEBSITE at: www.mauiwowi.com

 

 

 

Baby Boomer Takes Control By Going Hawaiian…Maui Wowi Hawaiian

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 this baby boomer’s taking

control & going Hawaiian!

The year was 1968 and I was living the Hawaiian lifestyle…I was living the dream. I still remember the sand at my feet, sun that turned to magnificent sunsets, trying to catch the perfect wave, bonfires at the beach with friends, and wishing it would never end.

 

Not long after my days in Hawaii, I left the beautiful shores and Hawaiian culture to pursue a different dream. I now dreamt of wealth, stability, supporting my family, and the hopes that one day I would return to Hawaii, to recapture that Aloha Spirit I left behind.

 

I spent the next several decades building my empire, by way of the corporate world. I took a job in finance, believing it would be the smartest, long-term move I could make, for me and my family.  I was a penny pincher, saving for a rainy day, as I was taught in my childhood. I took advantage of my company’s 401k plan and contributed the maximum amount I could, sometimes at the expense of our leisure. However, I never doubted this plan for a moment, and always worked hard and stayed true to this dream.

 

Then 2008 rolled around, and my dreams came to an abrupt halt. Suddenly, I was in one of the least desirable positions and industries in the U.S. Fellow co-workers were let go from our offices, almost daily. Week after week, I watched my 401k lose thousands and thousands of dollars. Two years from retirement, suddenly everything I worked for seemed to be slipping away, and the worst part, I had no control over it…or at least that’s what I thought.

 

 

Then I heard about a company called Maui Wowi Hawaiian and of course my first reaction was, GREAT name. My second reaction was, I’ve got to learn more about this company that appears to embody the Aloha Spirit and Hawaiian culture. So, I did my research and learned that this company did in fact embrace the spirit and culture of the islands. They also had a well thought out business plan, strong product line, unique appeal, structured programs, low cost investment, and flexible business models. The fact that I could purchase a Cart or Kiosk from Maui Wowi with little money out of my pocket – (in fact, less money than what I lost in my 401k accounts), had me interested and wanting to be a part of this.

 

With the help of Maui Wowi Hawaiian, I realized that I can be in control of my destiny and have everything I ever dreamed of. I can realize my financial dreams, while embracing the Aloha Spirit I left behind, on the North Shore in 1968. I can work when I want, vacation when I want, and make as much money as I set my mind to. I was even told I’d qualify for their Military discount because my time in the Navy, the discount will save nearly $9000.00 up front.

 

 

So, while my hair might be a slightly different shade, and I may not be as quick on my surfboard as I once was, I can have my happy ending and it will be even better than I ever imagined. If you are like me and don’t have the time to wait for the 401k to bounce back, so you can realize your dreams, give Maui Wowi Hawaiian a call and see if they can help you too.

 

This Baby Boomer is taking control and is ready to go Hawaiian for good. See you on the beaches!

 

Want to learn more about Maui Wowi Hawaiian? Visit their site at www.mauiwowi.com.

 

 

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November 7, 2008 at 1:12 am

MAUI WOWI HAWAIIAN GIVES THANKS TO VETERANS ON THIS MEMORIAL DAY

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 Maui Wowi Hawaiian Gives Thanks to Veterans 
Aloha,

So, why is this?
There is a common thread among individuals with military experience who have found success in franchising, and it’s that the discipline required in the military is just as important in franchising.

Maui Wowi Hawaiian has proven operating systems in place, and in turn, we look for franchisees to carry them out. Because of training and discipline, countless military veterans have found franchised businesses to be a perfect fit for their skills. Veterans also offer the ability to make decisions and have not only been trained to follow the rules of a system, but also how to react in new situations. In business, being decisive is usually more important than which decision you make.

Every year men and women leave the military wondering what they’re going to do with their lives. In fact 400,000 new veterans are created each year. Did you know that many of them turn to franchising to achieve stability and their future goals?

Maui Wowi Hawaiian feels strongly that no one has earned their right to the American dream more than those who have served honorably in our armed forces. This is why they give THANKS to the men and women in our military services, and proudly offer discounts to veterans through the International Franchise Association’s Veterans Transition Franchise Initiative (VetFran). Their discounts range between 5 percent and 15 percent, depending on the franchise package you go with and can amount to nearly $9000.00 in savings to you. Combine the VetFran discounts with a low cost investment, internal financing/third party lending and unique concept and it equals an opportunity you can’t pass up.

If you’re ready to learn more about the VetFran Discounts and how they are BRINGING HAWAII TO THE WORLD, contact me now. You deserve to have everything you’ve ever dreamed of and more.

 

CATCH THE WAVE
Are you ready to enjoy the rewards of our proven system and what’s truly important to you in your life?
Click here to download the Maui Wowi Hawaiian Confidential Questionnaire 
to see if Maui Wowi Hawaiian is a good fit fo you.
 

Matt Decker
Franchise Broker
for Maui Wowi Hawaiian
Phone: 303-547-0790
Fax: 303-648-4155
Email: mldecker@northshoremc.com

 

Listen to Audio Testimonial from Founder of Maui Wowi Hawaiian

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Organically pollinated in 1983 by Jeff & Jill Summerhays, Maui Wowi Hawaiian was built to provide their ‘Ohana (family) a healthy alternative to the sugar and fat laden foods that seemed to be everywhere they turned. Today, Maui Wowi Hawaiian has grown into a wildly successful franchise system, recognized all around the world.

Click on the image below to listen to Jill Summerhays now.

 

CATCH THE WAVE

Are you ready to enjoy the rewards of a proven franchise system? You deserve the fun, simple and rewarding way of life that Maui Wowi Hawaiian can bring you.

 

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May 4, 2009 at 1:08 am

Top Franchise Concept Thriving in this Economy

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Earlier this week franchise industry experts released a report about the coffee franchise sector. In this report they discuss the recent research done on franchising and how the coffee franchise sector is weathering the recession resiliently, bolstered by a product that is an integral part of American life. Maui Wowi Hawaiian was named in this article as a Top Coffee Franchise Concept.

Coffee is one of the largest franchise industries in the US. With half of all Americans drinking some form of coffee every day, and annual sales exceeding $18 billion, the coffee industry is booming!

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Also, In a featured interview, Chairwoman of the IFA, Dina Dwyer-Owens, reveals “franchising is the real economic stimulus plan.” Top brands – top business models – these recession-proof coffee franchise opportunities are unbeatable!

“We’re creating jobs, we’re creating businesses. Franchising is about stimulating our economy.”

For Ms Dwyer-Owens, franchising is a proven business model that will provide entrepreneurs with new opportunities.

“The reason that franchising as a business model is so successful is it’s all about systems,” she says. “If you start a business from scratch, you have to figure the systems out yourself. With franchising, it’s been proven. The systems have been put into place. They work.”

During these economic times, Dina says that securing financing is the number one challenge for someone starting a franchise, but she adds that the IFA is doing everything it can to free up credit for franchisees. The Dwyer Group is one company that provides financing for franchisees.

And despite the present economic gloominess, Dina is confident that 2009 will be a good year for franchising.

Maui Wowi Hawaiian’s franchise system has been built by people just like you – entrepreneurs who want a chance to live their dreams, pursue a business opportunity with a strong brand and an operating system already in place, and become active members of their communities. These are just some of the reasons why we would love to talk with you about an opportunity we feel is too big to pass up.

Maui Wowi Hawaiian is an internationally-recognized brand and one of the top Coffees and Smoothies chains in the world, attributed in part to our strong commitment and support of our franchisees and developers. Locations can be found across the globe, creating delicious Coffees, Smoothies and Hawaiian products made with fresh, high-quality ingredients, and offering great value for a low cost.

Organizations and media groups all over the world have recognized Maui Wowi Hawaiian as a leader in the franchise industry. Here are just a few of the recognitions received –

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Maui Wowi Hawaiian is pleased with the way business has developed during 2009. While many franchise concepts sales are down by as much as 78%, (according to the recent Franchise Update Media report) Maui Wowi Hawaiian continues to surge forward in both Domestic and International markets. In fact, what we are finding is that more and more people are looking to purchase a Maui Wowi Hawaiian franchise to take control of their destiny and to replace the income they lost due to downsizing or layoffs. This has created a great opportunity for Maui Wowi, and has allowed them to be selective and award franchises to only the finest individuals out there. Ohana (family) is important to Maui Wowi Hawaiian and they want only the best of the best.

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This is an exciting time for Maui Wowi, and I look forward to assisting you on your journey toward realizing your dreams by becoming a part of Maui Wowi Hawaiian. This is an opportunity they don’t give to just anyone. If you think this is a concept you want to learn more about now, contact me now or go to http://www.businessbroker.net/franchise/mauiwowi.ihtml for more information. This does not obligate you to purchase a franchise, it merely lets us know that you are serious about exploring this franchise opportunity, and will allow us to introduce you to Maui Wowi Hawaiian.

Matt Decker
Franchise Broker
for Maui Wowi Hawaiian
Phone: 303-547-0790
Fax: 303-648-4155
Email: mldecker@northshoremc.com

Written by wcentrepreneur

April 29, 2009 at 11:36 am

Maui Wowi Hawaiian Offers a Variety of Business Models

 

 

Maui Wowi Hawaiian Business Models

Maui Wowi Hawaiian offers a variety of Business Models to meet your specific needs. Whether you decide to focus on a Retail Store, Kiosks, Ka’anapali Carts, Event Trailers or a combination of each of these, you cannot go wrong.

 

 

Retail Stores

 

 

Kiosk – Fixed 3-4 Wall Build-Out

 

Event Trailer

 

 

Ka’ anapali Cart

 

 

LISTEN TO TWO FRANCHISEES TALK ABOUT THEIR EXPERIENCES

Andre Gerasimov and his family joined Maui Wowi Hawaiian because of the flexibility within the models, unique appeal/marketability and the people and culture at Maui Wowi Hawaiian. Today, Andre and his family operate a very successful 1500 sq ft retail location in downtown Los Angeles and plan to grow their business by adding more retail locations.  Click on the image below to listen to Andre Gerasimov.

 

 

With Maui Wowi Hawaiian’s Event Models you can build your business to meet your needs. Work when and how long you want, pick the type of events you want to work, and even the days of the week you want to work. I have catered Sporting Events, Charity Events, Celebrity Events, Weddings, Movie Sets and Bar Mitzvahs. This business will allow you all the flexibility you’ve ever wanted, without compromising your financial future.

 

With Maui Wowi Hawaiian’s Event Models you can build your business to meet your needs. Work when and how long you want, pick the type of events you want to work, and even the days of the week you want to work. I have catered Sporting Events, Charity Events, Celebrity Events, Weddings, Movie Sets and Bar Mitzvahs. This business will allow you all the flexibility you’ve ever wanted, without compromising your financial future.

 

Click on the image to listen to Chuck Courtemanche now. 

 

 

If you think this is a concept you want to learn more about please contact me at the phone number or email below. You can also visit us at http://www.businessbroker.net/franchise/mauiwowi.ihtml.
 
I look forward to hearing from you.

Mahalo,

Matt Decker
Franchise Broker
for Maui Wowi Hawaiian
Phone: 303-547-0790
Fax: 303-648-4155
Email: mldecker@northshoremc.com

 

 

 

 

 

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April 25, 2009 at 6:29 pm

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Maui Wowi Hawaiian Announces Strategic Partnership to Co-Brand with Doc Popcorn Globally

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When a Beverage Dreams, It Dreams of Popcorn

Greenwood Village, CO. (April 15, 2009) – Maui Wowi Hawaiian, the world’s largest franchisor of gourmet allnatural Hawaiian coffees and smoothies, announced a strategic partnership with Doc Popcorn, a Boulder, CO. based retailer and producer of fresh natural flavored popcorn, to launch Doc Popcorn Franchising around-the-world. The partnership provides an opportunity for Maui Wowi’s franchisees to significantly increase their revenues and income while offering them the ability to capture a wider audience with gourmet popcorn in an infinite array of natural flavors.

 

“For quite some time, I have been searching for a business that can be co-branded with Maui Wowi,” said Michael Haith, CEO of Maui Wowi Hawaiian. “Doc Popcorn is a perfect complement to Maui Wowi’s values as a best-in-class, all natural, delicious product.”  “The company is also a great match for our franchisees,” continued Haith. “Doc Popcorn is an amazing product that transcends a commodity, popcorn, to something that is in a class all its own.”

 

The alliance will also enable Doc Popcorn to quicken its pace to global expansion through franchising. Maui Wowi will provide the Doc Popcorn team a springboard to create a premium franchise platform and introduce a whole new popcorn experience to the world.  

 

“We have spent several years perfecting our better-for-you snack concept and have been approached by dozens of facilitators in the franchise world to help us launch at a national level,” said Rob Israel, Founder and CEO of Doc Popcorn. “But having met Michael, we immediately saw that with over a decade of experience in building a franchise system of over 600 locations coupled with its reputation for producing a natural quality product, Maui Wowi was the right partner to help us develop our franchise platform.”  “We were especially intrigued by the unique potential Maui Wowi has to put their products on mobile carts,” continued Israel. “Doc Popcorn is particularly suited to this type of business model which enables an even lower cost of entry and impressive ROI for aspiring franchisees—especially important given today’s challenging economy.”

 

The two companies are amazingly similar in their cultures as Maui Wowi and Doc Popcorn share a passion for all-natural products and an eye towards social responsibility, ecologically sustainable products, and high quality standards. “The fact that we both proudly serve American products (Kona coffee and Popcorn) was not lost on us,” said Haith.

 

“Maui Wowi and Doc Popcorn also share a deep dedication to making a positive difference in the communities where we live, work and do business,” said Renée Israel, Co-Founder of Doc Popcorn. “We look forward to working with Maui Wowi to make a meaningful difference for the planet.” 

 

About Maui Wowi:
Maui Wowi Hawaiian
www.mauiwowi.com offers coffees and smoothies anywhere people gather; in stores, office buildings, hospitals, health clubs, schools, universities, event venues, shopping malls, department stores, car washes, Maui Wowi Hawaiian is connecting to the mind, heart and soul of our customers in a true, Aloha Spirit.

About Doc Popcorn:
Doc Popcorn
www.docpopcorn.com is a retailer and producer of fresh natural flavored popcorn with an unyielding passion to create smiles for our customers by providing The Greatest Snack on the Planet, Naturally™.  Popped in corn oil and infused with natural and organic ingredients including real cinnamon spice, the finest cocoa, vanilla, and savory cheeses, Doc Popcorn is a better-for-you delicious snack.

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April 15, 2009 at 10:29 pm

Delaware Shore Catches the Maui Wowi Hawaiian Wave

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 Delaware Shore Catches the Maui Wowi Hawaiian Wave

 

Maui Wowi Hawaiian’s Newest Franchisee Greg Goldman Joins the Maui Wowi Hawaiian Ohana [family] & Brings Hawaii to the Delaware Shore

 

DENVER, CO– (February 18, 2009) – When Greg Goldman decided to pursue a new business opportunity, he searched with the hopes of finding a franchise concept that would fulfill his dream of business ownership and would be a fun, flexible concept, perfectly suited for the beaches near the Delaware Shore.

 

Little did he know that there was a concept out there that would allow him to have all he’d ever dreamed of. “From college I began working on Capital Hill with the U.S. Senate, and from there went to work with Toll Brothers, but I always had the desire to be in business for myself. The idea of owning my own business, while buying into a concept that embraces Aloha Spirit, community and a more relaxed way of doing business, really appealed to me and my fiancé, we love this concept for the beach” says Greg.

 

 “The Aloha Spirit and Ohana are very important words for us,” says Michael Haith, the Big Kahuna of Maui Wowi Hawaiian. “Just as in traditional Hawaiian culture, we believe in looking after and supporting one another. Whether your Maui Wowi business is in Ocean View, Delaware or Cancun, Mexico, you know you’re a part of an Ohana that will help you wherever we can for you to succeed.”

 

From a business perspective, Greg Goldman likes that Maui Wowi Hawaiian is helping people find realistic solutions during these economic times. Solutions that would allow people like him the opportunity to exchange their wing-tips for flip-flops, while controlling their future. “Owning my own business was always in the back of my mind, the economy just forced me to make a decision a little sooner, and I’m glad it did.” says Greg.

 

Now numbering nearly 500 franchised operating units across the U.S., and 5 International Master Franchises, Maui Wowi Hawaiian is the original fruit smoothie drink franchise.  The company, founded by couple Jeff and Jill Summerhays, has since expanded to include exclusive blended Hawaiian coffees and genuine Hawaiian lifestyle merchandise. Maui Wowi Hawaiian has been named to “Entrepreneur” magazine’s Franchise 500 for the past five consecutive years, and has twice ranked as one of the fastest-growing private companies on INC magazine’s INC 500 listing.

 

For more information about Maui Wowi Hawaiian, visit www.mauiwowi.com.

 

About Maui Wowi Hawaiian

Maui Wowi Hawaiian is the only franchise that offers authentic, natural Hawaiian products, fresh-fruit smoothies, blended Hawaiian coffee beverages, and genuine Hawaiian lifestyle merchandise. Founded in 1983, Maui Wowi Hawaiian has experienced meteoric growth to include nearly 500 franchised units in its worldwide franchise Ohana, or family.  This earth-friendly company celebrates its Aloha Spirit by embracing the values of family, harmony and balanced living while striving to abide by the principles of sustainable living.  Flexible business models and low cost investments, make the concept truly unique. For more information, please visit www.mauiwowi.com.

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March 3, 2009 at 1:33 pm