One Year Anniversary Yields Fifteen Franchise Deals
April marks the one year anniversary of the first franchise
deal sold for Fro.Zen.Yo, delicious self-serve
The first franchisee was restaurateur and former NBA champion
Kevin Grevey. This month also includes the addition of ZOMBIE
COFFEE, a value added self serve
co-brand which promises your coffee in two minutes or less.
The latest franchise deal brings Gary Bobcek and Aviel Halioua
to the team. Their location will be in Rosslyn at the location of
the previous News and Necessities site on 1736 Lynn Street. They
are projected to open by the beginning of the summer.
A manager of a Starbucks for nine years, Gary Bobcek loved the
busy nature of the coffee shop, but knew that he wanted something
of his own. "I love that I have discovered this concept at the
beginning, Bobcek said. "I'm so impressed with the leaders of
this organization and love that this product is something that
everyone can enjoy, and it is healthy!"
His partner Aviel Halioua is also excited about the product,
and feels that the self-serve model is perfect for this busy
The Fro.Zen.Yo concept was created by a management team that
experience to the table and is based on a self-serve a la carte
format. Recently recognized in Washingtonian Magazine as the Best
Frozen Yogurt/Ice Cream, the first Fro.Zen.Yo opened in
Friendship Heights in DC to positive reviews and long lines of
cravers. Currently, Fro.Zen.Yo has 8 locations open in the DC
metro area, with 15 additional franchises on the way and is in
advanced conversations with prospective franchisees to bring the
Fro.Zen.Yo brand to many other cities in the US and overseas.
Fro.Zen.Yo's frozen yogurt is low fat and low calorie. The
Fro.Zen.Yo menu features 16 flavors of frozen yogurt and a
variety of fresh fruit and
toppings. Customers get to choose any combination of flavors and
toppings. Fro.Zen.Yo offers free hot fudge and also offers Deer
Park bottled water for $.29.
Fro.Zen.Yo is a franchise that is actively being developed in
the DC area with Franchise Consulting, LLC (
). FC was founded under the leadership of Mike Halpern and is
responsible for the successful launch of worldwide, franchised