In 30-plus years, United Franchise Group put together a portfolio of 1,600 or so franchises in 80 countries. But one thing was missing—a food enterprise. Roughly three years ago, the West Palm Beach, Florida franchise empire, led by CEO Ray Titus, remedied that when it acquired Jon Smith Subs. Before the deal, UFG mostly operated in the business-to-business service provider space, with brands such as Signarama and Transworld Business Advisors. Read full press release here.