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* {Patrol Services International} December 2011: "Security Firm Stepping Up Its Patrols" http://patrolservices.org/images/media3b.jpg


* {Patrol Services International} June 2011: Small Business Keeping you Safe from Theft; FOX News Nightly Scoreboard http://video.foxsmallbusinesscenter.com/v/1010394180001/small-business-keeping-you-safe-from-theft/


* {IFS} March 2011: Peter Thomas and International Franchise Solutions(IFS) Team Up for New and Exciting Opportunities http://news.yahoo.com/s/prweb/20110322/bs_prweb/prweb5185054 


* {IFS} 2011: International Franchise Solutions (IFS) ranked 17th in the "Top 50 Franchises - Under 50 Units" category with the 2001 Franchisee Satisfaction Awards by the Franchise Business Review http://www.fbr50.com/viewlist.php?id=1


* {Massage Envy} Louisville Kentucky ME owners http://www.bizjournals.com/louisville/print-edition/2011/01/28/looking-for-a-lifestyle-change.html


*{Massage Envy} September 2009: Massage Envy "MASSAGE ENVY® PROVIDES OVER 46,000 MASSAGES DURING NATIONAL EVENT" http://www.massageenvy.com/about-massage-envy/press-room/press-releases/september-24-2009.aspx


* {Massage Envy} August 2009:  Cincinnati.com "Get a Massage for a Great Cause" http://rodeo.cincinnati.com/getlocal/gpstory.aspx?id=100224&sid=153122


* {Massage Envy} September 2008: Entrepreneur Magazine "Startups Roundup 09/08" http://www.entrepreneur.com/magazine/entrepreneur/2008/september/196254.html


* {Massage Envy} July 2008: Dayton Daily News "Hands-on business aims to help pain-filled bodies" http://www.daytondailynews.com/hotjobs/content/oh/story/news/business/2008/07/03/fe070308envy.html


*  {Massage Envy} July 2008:  Wall Street Journal "A Look at the Performance of Loans That Are Guaranteed by the SBA " http://online.wsj.com/article/SB121487808166918359.html


* {Urban Enterprises, Massage Envy} May 2008:  C Magazine "Suitless: Feeling Good " http://www.columbusmag.com/section-suitless-article.php?id=280


* {Massage Envy} December 2007: Business First "Massage Envy Opens 5th Area Location" http://www.bizjournals.com/columbus/stories/2007/12/10/daily23.html


* {Urban Enterprises} August 2007: Business First "Business First Unveils Forty Under 40" http://www.bizjournals.com/columbus/stories/2007/08/06/daily33.html


* {Massage Envy} August 2007: Columbus Dispatch "De-stressing for Less" http://www.dispatch.com/live/contentbe/dispatch/2007/08/09/20070809-C8-01.html


* {Massage Envy} May 2007: Columbus Alive "Here's the Rub" http://www.columbusalive.com/live/contentbe/EPIC_shim.php?story=alive/2007/0426/l-heres.html


* {Urban Enterprises, Massage Envy} January 2007: Business First "Massage Chain Picks Gahanna for First Clinic in Region" http://www.bizjournals.com/columbus/stories/2007/01/29/story7.html


* {Massage Envy} January 2007: Entrepreneur Magazine "Out of the Ordinary" http://www.entrepreneur.com/magazine/entrepreneur/2007/january/172036.html


* {Massage Envy} January 2007: Entrepreneur Magazine "Offbeat Franchise Ideas" http://www.entrepreneur.com/franchises/buyingafranchise/franchisingtrends/article172036.html


* {Massage Envy} June 2006: International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) "Hot Retailers 2006" http://www.icsc.org/srch/sct/sct0606/retail_hot_retailers.php


* {Massage Envy} February 2006: Massage Magazine "Massage Envy Named One of Nation's Top Retailers" http://www.massagemag.com/News/2006/January/MassageEnvy.php