"Wonderful! I'm glad you took the step to make contact with him. Perhaps something there or with someone else he knows will work well for you. Ever considered writing up a list of questions and asking if he has time for coffee?"
"Jim, congrats on having a solid plan! And I hope you've had a chance to reach out to Royce as Jill suggested. But yes, sounds like an opportunity to get creative here. You can look into what exactly they're looking for and create a unique…"
"Thanks Jim for your help. I spoke by phone today with the founder Mike Bor. We discussed his expansion plans. They are opening a location in Charlotte at the end of this month. He also stated that they are working with a company to start franchising…"
They are based in Virginia and currently have about three stores, if my information is accurate. They do not franchise that I know of. They seem like nice folks to me.. I have spoken to them. They basically take over…"