UNH's William Rosenberg Franchise Center Inaugurates Rosenberg Archives,
Contact: Denise Hart
UNH Media Relations
November 13, 2003
WHAT: The University of New Hampshire's William
Rosenberg International Center of Franchising inaugurates the establishment
of the William Rosenberg Collection at the university library archives
in a ceremony.
WHEN: Friday, Nov. 21, 2003, at 2:30 p.m.
WHERE: McConnell Hall, Room 310, University of
New Hampshire, Durham campus
WHO: UNH President Ann Weaver Hart; Ann Rosenberg,
Rosenberg Family Foundation; Steven Bolander, dean of the Whittemore
School of Business and Economics; Udo Schlentrich, director of the
Rosenberg Center and associate professor of hospitality management;
Claudia Morner, professor and university librarian; William Ross,
professor of library administration and special collections librarian;
Judith Brink, assistant professor and librarian.
BACKGROUND: William Rosenberg, an entrepreneur
with a unique business idea, created a successful multi-million
dollar international franchise business—Dunkin' Donuts. The
archive provides researchers, students and the public with first-hand
information and original materials about Rosenberg's life and work
and intends to collect material from other franchise pioneers. The
Rosenberg collection is part of the Milne Special Collections and
Archives of the University of New Hampshire Library.
For more information, please contact Udo Schlentrich at 862-0137
or Donna Stickney at 862-3303. Additional information about the
Rosenberg Center is available at: http://franchising.unh.edu/.