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JCM Opportunity Fund announces the closing of a senior construction loan for Edge College Hill in Providence, RI.

The JCM Opportunity Fund is pleased to announce the closing of a senior construction loan for Vision Development in the amount of $42,500,000. This loan amount combined with the previously invested equity and applied tax credits has yielded an aggregate investment of $57,000,000. This capital stack will be used to construct a brand new, Class…

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JCM featured in last month's Restaurant Finance Monitor

Joyal Capital Management is pleased to announce that we have been featured in the latest issue of the Restaurant Finance Monitor, highlighting JCM Franchise Development and JCM Finance transaction activity in the first half of 2017. Click here to view our feature in the Monitor.

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Joyal Capital Management, LLC is pleased to announce the grand opening of the JCM Opportunity Fund investment Edge Merrimack River.

The Edge at Merrimack River is a 147-unit, 414 bed off-campus student housing complex serving the enrollment at the Lowell campus of the University of Massachusetts. This is the Fund's third investment and fifth collaboration with Vision Development Inc. and its Principals Rick and Mary Shaffer. Click here to watch overview videos on the facility's…

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Joyal Capital Management, LLC announces recent real estate investments currently in development through the JCM Opportunity Fund.

"We are very pleased to see growth in the Fund's real estate investment portfolio and to be associated with talented development teams like Vision and Megryco. My primary objective is to make sure the Fund selects only those investments that meet or exceed the returns modeled for the Fund from the very beginning. We are…

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JCM announces recent real estate private equity investments through the JCM Opportunity Fund.

Click the link below to read more about the JCM Opportunity Fund's latest investments as appearing on Yahoo! Finance, The Boston Business Journal, MarketWatch and Chase Bank. Read more.

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Matthew Stadtmauer appointed Managing Director at Joyal Capital Management

BOSTON, MA - BOCA RATON, FL (November 3, 2016) - Joyal Capital Management (JCM) announces the appointment of Matthew Stadtmauer as Managing Director to expand the existing Private Client Group and to lead the formation of a Trust Services & Fund Management company. With offices in Boston, Mass., Boca Raton, Fla. and Beverly Hills, Calif.,…

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JCM Opportunity Fund Papa John's investment completion featured in Franchising USA.

JCM is pleased to announce its feature in the October issue of Franchising USA on the JCM Opportunity Fund's Papa John's investment completion in Miami, Florida. Visit the Fund's article in Franchising USA.

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JCM exhibiting at two prestigious franchise and finance conferences this fall

Visit our booth at the upcoming 2016 DDIFO National Conference on October 24 at Foxwoods in Connecticut and also at the Restaurant Finance & Development Conference in Las Vegas on November 14. Visit the DDIFO National Conference page. Visit the Restaurant Finance and Development Conference page.    

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Joyal Capital Management and Vision Properties - a rewarding partnership

Joyal Capital Management, LLC is pleased to announce the completion of its latest investment with PA-based real estate development partners Vision Properties. This marks the fifth successful collaboration between the two firms, the third on The Edge brand, and represents JCM's commitment to building long-lasting, multi–service relationships with its business partners. Click here to view…

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Another feature in the Restaurant Finance Monitor!

Joyal Capital Management is pleased to announce that we have been included in another feature in the latest issue of the Restaurant Finance Monitor, highlighting recent M&A and financing transactions. Click here to view our new feature in the Monitor.

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JCM featured in the Restaurant Finance Monitor

Joyal Capital Management and the JCM Opportunity Fund are pleased to announce that we have been featured in the latest issue of the Restaurant Finance Monitor, highlighting a number of recently completed transactions. Click here to view our feature in the Monitor.

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Congratulations to client Vision Development on The Edge at Union Station

Congratulations to our client Vision Development on the renovation and repurposed use of the historic Osgood Bradley building to The Edge at Union Station in Worcester, MA. JCM Finance is pleased to have assisted in the financing for this venture and wishes our client every success! View this feature article on masslive.com. Watch a recent…

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Great press for Washé, Stefan Joyal's new venture

Thank you Garage Spot and Professional Carwashing and Detailing! Check out the links below for great articles on Washé, The App that Cleans Your Car, Stefan Joyal's exciting new venture. Review on carwash.com Review on garagespot.com Visit the Washé homepage  

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New JCM Private Client Group member Michael Koroghlian a franchise innovator

Watch this Local 10 ABC News brief highlighting one of Mr. Koroghlian's many franchise innovations. For more information on the JCM Private Client Group, visit our page here.

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JCM Opportunity Fund announces $35M+ investment closing of The Edge

The JCM Opportunity Fund is pleased to announce the successful closing of its investment in The Edge in Winston-Salem, NC.  For more information about the JCM Opportunity Fund, visit this page.

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JCM 25th Anniversary and Opportunity Fund Event Video

We hope you enjoy this video recapping our 25th Anniversary and Opportunity Fund Event from last summer.  Click here to learn more about the JCM Opportunity Fund.

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Joyal Capital Management is pleased to announce several completed investments in our JCM Opportunity Fund.

Banyan Place, an ILF/ALF multifamily property in Boca Raton, FL returned $6,181,749 on invested capital of just over $5M, a 43% annualized return with a 47.79% IRR. For a Miami-based network of Papa John’s, the well-known QSR with gross company revenues over $40M, the Fund placed a mezzanine loan of $7.3M and we project a 19.77% average annual return of and a 14.06% IRR. For…

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JCM client noted in Tampa Bay Business Journal

Congratulations to JCM client Vik Patel, one of the Tampa Bay Business Journal's 25 People to Watch in 2015! Read Vik's profile. Read the article.  

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JCM in Restaurant Finance Monitor

Joyal Capital Management is pleased to announce that we have been included in the December 2014 issue of Restaurant Finance Monitor with a featured article about selected 2014 transactions of our Franchise and Equity Fund groups. Read the article

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What's happening in JCM real estate news?

JCM Edge WS, LLC is pleased to announce its investment in The Edge, a multifamily development in Winston-Salem, NC. Watch the video below to learn more. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XXvrOaiWMq4 It should be noted that this announcement should not be construed as an offer, or a solicitation of an offer, to buy interests in any investment fund managed by…

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Franchising USA magazine: Joyal Capital Management closes deal for Dunkin’ Donuts largest franchisee

Published August 1st, 2014  by Franchising USA www.franchisingusamagazine.com Deal is first in a series that will result in the total acquisition of 50 stores by the end of the summer Joyal Capital Management LLC, a Boston-based financial advisory firm that specializes in estate and business planning and investment management, has announced that its client, Cafua…

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JCM advises Dunkin' Donuts largest franchisee and adds 50 South Florida stores

Cafua Management picks up Broward, Palm Beach locations in $50M deal The Real Deal Eric Kalis July 23, 2014 A client of a Boston financial advisory firm is set to acquire 50 Dunkin' Donuts locations in Broward and Palm Beach counties in a transaction valued at more than $50 million. Joyal Capital Management announced on…

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Through Six Decades the Adie Family Remains Connected to their Community

By: Cheryl Alkon Independent Joe June 2014 Like many long-time franchisee families, the Adies have fond memories of Dunkin’ Donuts days gone by—when customers sat on 18 stools around a horseshoe countertop, drank six-ounce cups of coffee served in china cups with saucers and ate donuts and fancies. Bill and Arleen Adie opened their first…

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JCM Franchise Development Recognized for Multi-Million Dollar Deal in Franchise Times’ 2014 Top Dealmakers Awards

BOSTON, April 21, 2014 – A multi-million dollar sale and purchase of Dunkin’ Donuts stores handled by JCM Franchise Development, a subsidiary of Joyal Capital Management, has been recognized in Franchise Times’ 2014 Top Dealmakers Awards. Southern Star Restaurant Management Group was the owner of 13 Dunkin’ Donuts stores in Massachusetts but was looking to…

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Joyal Capital Management will deploy about $100 million in capital to continue the growth of Dunkin' Donuts throughout Florida.

Florida runs on Dunkin'. The Sunshine State has become a growth area for the coffee and doughnut company, and a recent transaction is expected to grow Dunkin' Donuts in the Fort Myers, Miami, Sarasota and Florida Keys areas. The franchisee's goal is to grow from 38 locations to about 75 in the next five to…

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Joyal Capital Management Helps Investors Close Largest Transaction in Dunkin' Donuts Florida History

Surfside is a newly created entity and is now the largest Dunkin' Donuts franchise network in Florida. The company currently operates 38 stores throughout Ft. Myers, Miami and the Florida Keys. Surfside's majority owner is Fireman Capital Partners, a Boston based private equity firm started by the Fireman family that once owned sneaker giant Reebok…

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D’Alelio Management named Medford Business of the Year

Time to make the doughnuts? No, but it’s time honor those who do — and all the contributions they’ve made not only in Medford, but all the communities where they do business. Earlier this month, the Medford Chamber of Commerce handed out its annual Executive Director’s Award to D’Alelio Management Company LLC, which owns 26…

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JCM Mortgage Co., LLC Helps prominent franchisee develop Dunkin' Donuts location using fresh new image!

Joyal Capital Management would like to congratulate David McNulty on the successful completion of his most recent Dunkin’ Donuts location using the newly refreshed image and décor! David is a top tier franchisee in the Dunkin’ Donuts system. He has been involved with the brand for almost 20 years, during which time he has developed…

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DDIFO Hall of Fame Inductee - Tony Andrade

Joyal Capital Management would like to congratulate Tony Andrade on his well deserved induction into the DDIFO Hall of Fame! Tony has been the staple of a class act Dunkin’ Donuts franchisee since he opened his very first shop in 1975. Moving here from Portugal in search of the American dream it took hard work,…

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DDIFO Hall of Fame Inductee - Helen D'Alelio

Joyal Capital Management would like to congratulate the D’Alelio family on Helen’s well deserved induction into the DDIFO Hall of Fame! Helen was a true pioneer for women in the Dunkin’ Donuts franchise system. Never afraid to voice an opinion, or get her point across, Helen quickly became a widely respected individual amongst her peers.…

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New Dunkin’ Redesign Rolls Out

When franchisee David McNulty opened the newly redesigned Dunkin’ Donuts on busy North Roosevelt Boulevard in Key West, Fla., he wondered how customers would respond to the brand’s updated look and layout. The former KFC location had been completely gutted and replaced with Dunkin’ Donuts’ sophisticated and mellow “Fresh Brew” makeover. Instead of a grab-and-go…

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The Qualified Franchisee DD Trust

Franchisees are generally familiar with the use of trusts in their estate planning process. Some of the benefits generally sought by use of trusts include the efficient passage of assets upon death, potential tax savings, avoidance of a lengthy and sometimes costly probate proceedings, privacy, and the maintenance and control of the grantor of decision…

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JCM Mortgage Co., LLC Helps prominent entrepreneur bring Johnny Rockets to Mohegan Sun Casino!

Joyal Capital Management would like to congratulate Lloyd Sugarman on his most recent expansion of the Johnny Rockets franchise into Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, Connecticut. Lloyd is a true pioneer of the Johnny Rockets franchise. He got his first taste of the prevailing hamburger chain in 1986 when he signed on as a franchise…

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Dunkin' CEO sees room to grow in Buffalo

As it embarks on an aggressive expansion campaign, look for Dunkin’ Donuts to add more outlets in the Buffalo Niagara region. That’s the word from Nigel Travis, Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc. CEO and chairman, who was in Buffalo Thursday for a site visit. Dunkin’ Brands, the Canton, Mass.-parent company of Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins Ice…

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JCM Mortgage Co., LLC helps bring first Dunkin' Donuts to Atlantic City Casino

Joyal Capital Management would like to congratulate Arun Mandi on successfully opening the first Dunkin’ Donuts location inside an Atlantic City Casino, Resorts Casino Hotel. The shop opened its doors to eager customers Friday, October 18th. Located in the new Quick Bites food court, Mandi, along with key organization executives, were on hand to celebrate…

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Just opened: Dunkin' Donuts opens inside Resorts casino

The first Dunkin' Donuts inside an Atlantic City casino has opened in Resorts Casino Hotel. In keeping with the nonstop entertainment of the shore resort, the restaurant will be open 24 hours a day, every day. A ribbon cutting for the new shop will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday, with Resorts executives, franchise owner…

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JCM Mortgage Co., LLC Helps prominent Dunkin' Donuts Franchisee grow New Jersey Network & expand West!

Joyal Capital Management would like to congratulate Lou Garcia on his continued success in the expansion of his Dunkin' Donuts network! Lou is a top tier franchisee in the Dunkin’ Donuts system. He has been involved with the brand for over 20 years, and has been a recipient of one of the most prestigious awards,…

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Dunkin' Donuts coffee klatsch comes to A.C. for first time

ATLANTIC CITY - Dunkin' Donuts franchise owner Arun Mandi, of Voorhees, said he faces daily competition for the roadside coffee choices of New Jersey's traveling public. But when franchise owners from across the country meet today in Atlantic City, he suspects they will spend more time talking about pending or proposed regulations.      …

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Dunkin' Brands Announces Plans For 17 New Restaurants In Markets In West And Central Texas

CANTON, Mass., Sept. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dunkin' Brands, home to two of the world's most recognized and loved brands, announced today the signing of multi-unit store development agreements with two new franchise groups to develop 17 new restaurants in markets in west and central Texas over the next several years.           To access the full story…

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Dunkin' Franchisees’ National Supply Chain CEO to Bring Down Cost of Goods for Donut Shops

The chief executive in charge of Dunkin's franchisee-owned national supply chain management company, Scott Carter, explains to franchisees: "If I can't see it, I can't measure it. If I can't measure it, I can't manage it and if I'm not managing it then I'm failing." In the Dunkin' system, franchisees own the supply chain management…

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America's Team Runs on Dunkin'

Who better to serve coffee and donuts to Dallas than two of the biggest sports names in town—Hall-of-Fame Quarterback Troy Aikman and Cowboys owner Jerry Jones. The two legends have joined forces for a 50-store deal. How’d Dunkin’ score it? Former Cowboys Quarterback Troy Aikman stood behind the Dunkin’ Donuts counter, a practiced smile on…

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Married with Donuts: Attorney-Turned-Franchisee Builds on Family Tradition

Robert Branca, Jr., and his family of Dunkin' Donuts multi-unit franchisees offer the kind of advertisement for franchise success that money can't buy. Case in point: Branca and his close family own 60 Dunkin' Donuts in New England. His extended family, including in-laws, their siblings, spouses, children, and cousins, own more than 700 Dunkin' Donuts in all…

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Dunkin' Brands shares soar in stock market debut

(Reuters) - Investors eagerly bought the shares of Dunkin' Donuts parent Dunkin' Brands Group Inc (DNKN.O), sending them up as much as 56 percent on their first day of trading on Wednesday. The stock gained almost 47 percent to close at $27.85 after hitting an session high of $29.62 during its first day of Nasdaq trading. The…

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Dunkin' Donuts Independent Franchise Owners Association Welcomes New Chairman

Bellingham, MA (PRWEB) June 29, 2011 Daniel Connelly, a member of the Board of the DD Independent Franchise Owners (DDIFO) Association since 2009, has been voted Chairman of the Board effective immediately. DDIFO represents over 2700 Dunkin’ Donuts franchises across the system and is guided by a professional board and a roundtable of franchise owners.…

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Dunkin' Donuts parent files for $400M IPO

More than a month after reports first surfaced that Dunkin' Brands Inc. sought an initial public offering, the holding company of Dunkin' Donuts filed a prospectus today for an IPO worth up to $400 million. The lead underwriters on the IPO are:JPMorgan Chase & Co., Barclays Capital, and Morgan Stanley & Co., with Bank of America Corp., Merrill Lynch and Goldman Sachs & Co. acting as…

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