April 27, 2017

NBRPA Member George Tinsley was recently featured in the latest edition of Multi-Unit Franchisee Magazine. Regarding his highly successful franchising activities. Tinsley runs PenGeo Inc. and Tinsley Family Concessions, a growing company with over 60 units around the state of Florida including Starbucks, Chili’s, Wendy’s, KFC, Pei Wei, P.F. Chang’s, Shula’s Bar and Grill, Cigar City Brewing, and The Comfy Cow. He tells the magazine the ways his work ethic led to his success as a franchisee and how he soon plans to transition his company as he ages. Tinsley’s triumph as a franchisee following his professional basketball career is definitely one that can serve to inspire former players and aspiring business owners. To read Tinsley’s feature in Multi-Unit Franchisee Magazine, click HERE.

About the National Basketball Retired Players Association
The National Basketball Retired Players Association (NBRPA) is comprised of former professional basketball players from the NBA, ABA, WNBA and Harlem Globetrotters. It is a 501(c) 3 organization with a mission to develop, implement and advocate a wide array of programs to benefit its members, supporters and the community. The NBRPA was founded in 1992 by basketball legends Dave DeBusschere, Dave Bing, Archie Clark, Dave Cowens, and Oscar Robertson. The NBRPA works in direct partnerships with the NBA and the National Basketball Players Association. Arnie D. Fielkow is the President and CEO, and the NBRPA Board of Directors includes Chairman of the Board Dwight Davis, Vice Chairman Mike Glenn, Treasurer Casey Shaw, Secretary Nancy Lieberman, Rick Barry, James Donaldson, Spencer Haywood, LaRue Martin Jr., David Naves, Johnny Newman, and Eldridge Recasner.