Written by The Business Journal Staff
Brothers Harpreet and Daljit Gill of Fresno were recently named the 2015 Baskin-Robbins Developers of the Year.
The Gills, who own three Baskin-Robbins locations in the Fresno area and have plans for a fourth, received the honor at the recent 10th annual Dunkin’ Brands Franchisee and Enterprise Awards Ceremony held in Boston.
“It is an honor for us to be recognized as Baskin-Robbins’ Developers of the Year for 2015,” Harpreet Gill said in a statement. “We are pleased to be a part of this brand and to see our business continue to grow. We will continue to focus on growing our network, all while developing our fantastic employees and offering the best service to our guests.”
Jon Gaiman, the vice president of U.S. store development for Dunkin’ Brands, the parent company of Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin-Robbins, said the Gills were recognized for their work ethic and commitment to business growth in the community.
“Our franchisees play an important role in developing and expanding our brands, which requires a combination of business intellect, savvy, tenacity and patience,” Gaiman said in a statement. “Harpreet and Daljit Gill demonstrate these qualities. They are always looking for opportunities to grow their network and they focus on quality locations where they know Baskin-Robbins will be well received by their local communities.”