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ComForCare and Blue Moon Estate Sales Recognized on Franchise Dictionary Magazine’s Top 100 Game Changers List for 2019

DETROIT (December 12, 2019) – ComForCare Home Care and Blue Moon Estate Sales, two brands under the Best Life Brands umbrella, are ranked in the Top 100 Game Changers for 2019 by Franchise Dictionary Magazine. 

Game changer brands fulfill all or most of the following criteria: fill a niche in the market, help the community, create opportunity for aspiring business owners, turn heads with a unique product, impact veterans and impress millennials. With the number of Americans ages 65 and older projected to double from 46 million in 2016 to over 98 million in 2060, this is the perfect time for both brands to position themselves as leaders and prepare for the growing future demand. 

“It’s an honor to have two of our brands recognized as game changers,” said Sean Kajcienski, COO and CRO of Best Life Brands. “Our family of companies are constantly challenged with thinking outside the box and evolving their list of services in order to reach more people.”

“Franchising itself is a game changer because it allows people to step into business ownership quickly and successfully, and with support,” said Alesia Viconti, CEO and Publisher of Franchise Dictionary Magazine. “Each step along the way is explained so people can enter business ownership without the stress of doing it alone. A brand that makes our 100 Game Changer issue sets itself apart.”

To learn more about the ComForCare franchise, visit ComForCare.com/franchising.  

To learn more about the Blue Moon Estate Sales franchise, visit BlueMoonEstateSalesFranchising.com.  

About Best Life Brands, LLC
Based in Bloomfield Hills, Mich., Best Life Brands, LLC is a holding company that includes ComForCare and At Your Side, premier franchised providers of home care, CarePatrol, the nation’s largest franchised senior placement organization, and Blue Moon Estate Sales, the leading estate sale franchise in the U.S., which together include more than 475 franchise locations across the U.S. and Canada. With a private equity investment from The Riverside Company, Best Life Brands is a platform of award-winning complementary businesses that serve people along the continuum of care. 

About Blue Moon Estate Sales
Headquartered in Raleigh, N.C., Blue Moon Estate Sales is a growing national franchise with 22 locations in nine states. Established in 2009, Blue Moon Estate Sales was created to set the highest of standards in an unregulated industry. After five successful years in the Raleigh market, founders Deb, Ken and David Blue wanted to bring their proven business model to a larger audience. Thus, in 2013 Blue Moon Estate Sales started franchising, running an industry-leading training program and providing ongoing support.

About ComForCare 
ComForCare is a franchised provider of in-home caregiving services with nearly 200 independently-owned and operated locations in the U.S. and Canada helping older adults live independently in their own homes. ComForCare is committed to helping people live their best life possible and offers special programs for people with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. Founded in 1996, ComForCare was acquired by private equity firm The Riverside Company in 2017 and now is part of Best Life Brands, LLC, a multi-brand franchise parent company, which has plans for continued expansion of service brands across the continuum of care for aging adults. ComForCare operates as At Your Side Home Care in Houston. For more information, visit www.comforcare.com

For more information, contact:
Sarah Lofdahl
BizCom Associates
318.617.0362
sarah@bizcompr.com

Q&A with Lori Vrcan, Franchisee of CarePatrol (Franchise Chatter)

Lori Vrcan, Franchisee of Charlotte, South Carolina, previously worked with a national senior living community as a sales and marketing manager. In that position, she was most impressed with her interactions with CarePatrol. Each client referred was pre-qualified and a good fit for the senior living community in terms of needs, budget and personal interests. After she and her husband Todd did further research, they decided not only would buying a CarePatrol franchise be a great investment, but it was a meaningful change and the opportunity to work together and help seniors.

The Cost of Keeping Caregivers and their Clients Safe During a Pandemic

According to the CDC, the risk for severe illness from COVID-19 among adults increases with age, with older adults at highest risk. That makes the health and safety of the caregivers who look after them all the more important. And it is the responsibility of those employing the caregivers to ensure they have the resources to do their job safely.

How COVID-19 Changed Our Business Model for The Better (IFA)

When COVID-19 started to infiltrate the U.S, we were faced with the same questions so many businesses were forced to address: How do we keep our team and our customers safe? And how do we continue operating to meet demand? The answer that was never in our playbook was to change our whole business model. And we had to do it quickly.

Best Life Brands Sets Record Franchise Development Growth in April (Franchising.com)

“We at Best Life Brands have recognized the needs of an aging population long before coronavirus infiltrated our daily lives. And we are watching the demand for our services only continue to grow,” says J.J. Sorrenti, CEO of Best Life Brands. “Even in the midst of a pandemic, we are experiencing a surge in interest from franchisee candidates who recognize this as an immensely high-growth space and that our services will forever be essential.”

Best Life Brands Names J.J. Sorrenti CEO

Sorrenti will oversee the strategic growth plan of Best Life Brands, which includes ComForCare and At Your Side, premier franchised providers of home care; CarePatrol, the nation's largest franchised senior placement organization; and Blue Moon Estate Sales, the leading estate sale franchise in the U.S. Together, they include nearly 400 franchise locations across the U.S. and Canada.

ComForCare Owner Helps Organize Parkinson’s Event

Melissa Morante, who is part of the owner/operator team of three ComForCare Home Care offices in Florida was interviewed for her involvement in helping plan an event for people with Parkinson’s disease and their family members, as well as health and medical professionals.

CarePatrol Inducted Into Franchise Business Review Hall of Fame

CarePatrol, the nation’s largest senior placement franchise, was inducted into the Hall of Fame for Franchise Business Review, a national franchise market research firm that performs independent surveys of franchisee satisfaction. The Hall of Fame is reserved for brands that have earned a spot on Franchise Business Review’s annual Top Franchisees list 10 times.

Best Life Brands Acquires Blue Moon Estate Sales

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