McKeeman Communications Announces Four New Clients: F&D Huebner, Dixon Foods Group, ParVentures and Futures Unlimited
JANUARY 29, 2018—McKeeman Communications, a public relations agency headquartered in Raleigh, NC with another office in Nashville, TN, announces four new accounts within the food and beverage industry. These public relations client partnerships were established based on the firm’s proven expertise in public relations, media relations and ability to use communications to solve business challenges.
McKeeman Communications’ new client partnerships include:
- F&D Huebner. Husband-and-wife team, Fred and Doris Huebner, along with their son John, own 13 McDonald’s restaurants in the Garner, Clayton, Four Oaks, Smithfield, Benson, Zebulon, Dunn, and Raleigh areas. The Huebners have been owner/operators with McDonald’s for 32 years.
- Dixon Foods Group. Wade Dixon is the owner of 28 McDonald’s restaurants across Eastern North Carolina. Dixon is a second generation owner/operator and has been involved with the brand since he began “working” at his family’s restaurant at age 8.
- John and Mary Beth Parker own five McDonald’s restaurants in Fayetteville. The Parkers have been owner/operators with McDonald’s for 19 years.
- Futures Unlimited. Lisa and Jon Powell own six McDonald’s restaurants in Fayetteville and Hope Mills, NC. Lisa Powell is a second generation owner and she and John have been owner/operators with McDonald’s for 32 years.
McKeeman Communications has a rich history with the McDonald’s, having worked with the corporation’s regional office in Raleigh, corporate communications teams in Oak Brook, IL, and divisional offices in the southeast, as well as McDonald’s co-ops, independent franchisees and more than 400 McDonald’s locations throughout the Carolinas for more than 22 years.
“Our team is delighted to be teaming with these four local, family-owned McDonald’s franchise organizations as client partners,” said Kim McKeeman, McKeeman Communications founder and CEO. “We have enjoyed working with McDonald’s in so many capacities over the years – it truly has been an extended family for our company and team. Now, we have the opportunity to focus on these very special owner organizations , and each one of them has an amazing story to tell about how they partner with their communities, support their employees and provide great experiences to their customers.”
About McKeeman Communications
McKeeman Communications was founded in 1995 by Kim McKeeman. With a core values-driven team focused on supporting clients in the restaurant, retail and hospitality industry, McKeeman ensures that clients reach their success goals through media relations, issues management, crisis communications, social media, digital marketing, and more. An award-winning agency headquartered in Raleigh, N.C., McKeeman can be found in the Triangle Business Journal’s Book of Lists for top PR agencies. McKeeman also has an office in Nashville, TN. For more information, visit McKeemanCommunications.com, and follow them on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.