Humphrey named to IFA board
The International Franchise Association (IFA), the oldest and largest organization representing franchising worldwide, has announced that Shelton resident David Humphrey will join its board of directors in February. In the U.S. alone, there are more than 733,000 franchise establishments providing 7.6 million jobs. Humphrey is CEO of ECP-PF Holdings Group, which operates 76 franchised Planet Fitness gyms across the U.S. and Canada, including 21 in Connecticut. He was previously CEO of Massage Envy, the world’s largest spa chain, and currently serves as chairman of Massage Heights Franchising, a family-owned franchisor with 140 locations in North America.
Kijonka earns promotion
Samantha Kijonka, CPA, has been promoted to the position of supervisor in the accounting and auditing department at DHL&S CPAs and Advisors.  Kijonka received a bachelor of science degree in accounting/business administration magna cum laude from Western Connecticut State University in May 2013. Kijonka has been with the firm since 2013. DHL&S CPAs and Advisors has offices in Shelton.