Press Releases

August 11, 2014

The WAITING GAME® Announces Launch of Newest Edition - Anderson, South Carolina

Lithia, Fla. (August 11, 2014) – The WAITING GAME®,  a leader in cost effective, hyper-local advertising and print & online coupons announced today that it's newest edition has launched in Anderson, South Carolina. ...Read the full article here.

 

May 8, 2014

The WAITING GAME® Announces it will Soon be Available in South Carolina

Lithia, Fla. (May 8, 2014) – The WAITING GAME®,  a leader in cost effective, hyper-local advertising and print & online coupons announced today that it has signed another development deal with Kelli Arnett, an Anderson, SC resident and former pharmaceutical sales rep, to bring The Waiting Game to Anderson County, SC...Read the full article here.

 

March 28, 2014

The WAITING GAME® Announces New Franchise in Bucks County, PA

Lithia, Fla. (March 28, 2014) – The WAITING GAME®, a leader in cost effective, hyper-local advertising and print & online coupons announced today that the latest edition has launched in Bucks County, Pennsylvania....Read the full article here.

 

March 21, 2014

The Waiting Game® Announces Multi Unit Development Deal In Arizona

Lithia, Fla. (March 21, 2014) – The Waiting Game, a leader in cost effective, hyper-local advertising and print & online coupons announced today that it has signed a development deal with Patricia Williams, a Scottsdale resident and business person, to bring The Waiting Game to Maricopa County, AZ....Read the full article here.

 

January 15, 2014

WAITING GAME Publications Franchise Named to Pretigious Entrepreneur Top 500 Franchise List

Lithia, Fla. (January 15, 2014) – WAITING GAME® Publications, LLC announced today that Entrepreneur magazine has named the Waiting Game Publications brand to the 2014 Franchise 500. Entrepreneur's Franchise 500 is widely considered to be the best recognized and comprehensive franchise ranking...Read the full article here.

November 1, 2013

The WAITING GAME® Announces New Franchise in Monroeville, PA

Lithia, Fla. (November 1, 2013) – The WAITING GAME®, a leader in cost effective, hyper-local advertising and print & online coupons announced today that the latest edition has launched in Monroeville, Pennsylvania. Read the full article here.....

August 21, 2013

The WAITING GAME® Announces New Franchise in Surrey, BC

Lithia, Fla. (August 21, 2013) – The WAITING GAME®, a leader in cost effective, hyper-local advertising and print & online coupons announced today that it has signed a franchise agreement with Graham Bowen and Luci Richards, both sales professionals, to bring The WAITING GAME to the White Rock/Surrey areas. Read the full article here.....

August 14, 2013

The WAITING GAME® Founders Featured in Franchise Canada Magazine

Lithia, Fla. (August 14, 2013) – The WAITING GAME® President, Bill Zapf, and CEO, Robert Parfitt, were featured in the August Issue of Franchise Canada Magazine in an article entitled, "Small Buisness, Big Opportunity." Read the full article here...

July12, 2013

The WAITING GAME® Nominated for the Third Consecutive Year as Small Business of the Year

Lithia, Fla. (July 4, 2013) – The WAITING GAME® was nominated for Small Business of the year by the Brandon Chamber of Commerce for the third consecutive year. Read more...

July 4, 2013

The WAITING GAME® Announces New Franchisee in Greensboro, North Carolina

Lithia, Fla. (July 4, 2013) – The Waiting Game, a leader in cost effective, hyper-local advertising and print & online coupons announced today that it has signed a franchise agreement with Tom Holben, a former commercial banker, to bring The Waiting Game to Greensboro, NC. This will be the second franchisee in North Carolina after recently launching in Raleigh. Read more...

March 25, 2013

The WAITING GAME® Now Offers its Low-Cost, High Impact Advertising Opportunity for Businesses in Raleigh

Lithia, Fla. (March 25, 2013) – In today’s economy, many local business owners are experiencing diminished revenues, and, as a result, are looking for ways to spend their limited advertising resources more wisely. The WAITING GAME® may be just what they need to attract new customers with the potential for repeat business, without needless spending to reach consumers outside their geographic area. The Waiting Game has been providing cost effective marketing solutions for businesses in the USA and Canada for the past several years and are happy to announce the launch of a North Raleigh, NC edition April 1st.Read more...

February 19, 2013

WAITING GAME Publications President Bill Zapf Attains Certified Franchise Executive Designation

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 19, 2013—Lithia resident Bill Zapf of WAITING GAME Publications was recognized today as a Certified Franchise Executive by the Institute of Certified Franchise Executives.  Zapf completed a comprehensive course of study in franchise management offered by the Institute, which is the academic branch of the International Franchise Association’s Educational Foundation.  The International Franchise Association is the world’s oldest and largest organization representing franchising worldwide and will host the presentation during its annual convention in Las Vegas, Feb. 17-20.Read more...

November 3, 2012

Ex-Clipper Overcomes On-Ice Injury to Succeed in Business

Bill Zapf played just two games with the Nanaimo Clippers 20 years ago, but in that short time his life changed forever. On Nov. 2, 1992, the Edmonton born and raised defenceman was injuried in his second game with Nanaimo in Merritt against the Centinnals and was left a paraplegic and in a wheelchair for the rest of his life. Despite his dreams on the ice and off of it coming to an end, he did not dwell on it, he did not throw himself a pity party. He moved forward. He completed his physiotherapy and eventually moved to Florida where he went into real estate and, then upon the collapse of the market, he started up a publication company called Waiting Game Publications. Read more...

October 29, 2012

The WAITING GAME® Now Offers its Low-Cost, High Impact Advertising Opportunity for Businesses in Canada

In today’s economy, many local business owners are experiencing diminished revenues, and, as a result, are looking for ways to spend their limited advertising resources more wisely. The WAITING GAME® may be just what they need to attract new customers with the potential for repeat business, without needless spending to reach consumers outside their geographic area. The Waiting Game has been providing cost effective marketing solutions for businesses in the USA for the past several years and are happy to announce their first Canadian based franchise. Read more...

October 27, 2012

The WAITING GAME® and Rick’s Custom Meats team-up to support A Kids Place for Thanksgiving

The WAITING GAME® and Rick’s Custom Meats have teamed up to help feed families at A Kids Place for Thanksgiving. Their promotion is called “Win A Turkey – Give A Turkey.” Consumers in the local area get a chance to win a turkey for Thanksgiving and donate another turkey in their name to A Kids Place. People in the community can enter this contest by going onto Facebook at www.facebook.com/TheWaitingGame. The promotion runs from November 1st, 2012 – November 17th, 2012. Winners will be announced on The Waiting Game Facebook page on November 18th. Read more...

October 22, 2012

The WAITING GAME® a 2012 Small Business of The Year Award Finalist

The WAITING GAME® was named a Finalist for Small Business of the year by the Brandon Chamber of Commerce at their annual gala on October 18, 2012. CEO, Robert Parfitt was honored for the many ways his partners and franchisees supported the Chamber's work throughout 2012. Read more...

October 12, 2012

The WAITING GAME® to be Featured on “Profiles with Terry Bradshaw” as a Unique, Low-Cost Franchise Opportunity

The WAITING GAME® soon will be featured on the “Profiles with Terry Bradshaw” television series as a low-cost, turn-key franchise opportunity for men and women with an entrepreneurial spirit and a desire to own a business with minimal financial investment. Read more...

 

August 27, 2012

Check out The WAITING GAME in the September Issue of Entrepreneur Magazine on page 107 in the article entitled "Meet the Rookies."

 

June 26, 2012

The WAITING GAME advances to Round 3 of the Social Madness Competition put on by the Tampa Bay Business Journal

The top four companies in each bracket have been determined for the Tampa Bay Business Journal’s Social Madness presented by Capital One Spark Business and Postcard Inn on the Beach. Read more...

June 20, 2012

The WAITING GAME to Launch its First Edition in Canada

Lithia, Fla. (June 15, 2012) – The WAITING GAME® has brought on its first Canadian franchisee and is set to launch its first Edition in Nanaimo, British Columbia this Fall. This low-cost, turn-key franchise opportunity for men and women with an entrepreneurial spirit and a desire to own a business with minimal financial investment now appears to be making headway in Canada.   Read more...

June 19, 2012 

The WAITING GAME advances to the next round in “Social Madness,” the Social Networking competition put on by The Tampa Bay Business Journal

The top eight companies in each bracket have been determined for the Tampa Bay Business Journal’s Social Madness presented by Capital One Spark Business and Postcard Inn on the Beach, and it’s time to get voting again.

After two weeks in the open phase, just eight companies in each size bracket moved on. Read more...

 

June 12, 2012 

The WAITING GAME Featured in Franchise Canada Magazine, Summer Issue

The Waiting Game, a monthly puzzles, games and trivia publication developed for waiting rooms, was custom-designed to give small businesses an advertising edge. As a commercial real estate manager, Bill Zapf saw first-hand how rough times could sink small, struggling businesses. "They had no money to advertise, but it's even more important to advertise in tough times." He and his team decided to create a community-based publication..Read more.

June 1, 2012  

Hear Bill’s Interview with Dan Purdy of DARING Business Strategies

 

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