The Dwyer Group was honored with the All-Star Award from the International Franchise Association in Washington D.C., as part of its Sept. 13-14 public affairs conference.

This is the second consecutive year the Dwyer Group has been recognized with the award, which honors the company with the largest attendance at the conference.

“It is a great honor for the Dwyer Group to receive this award,” said Dina Dwyer-Owens, chairwoman and CEO of the Dwyer Group. “We will continue striving to be a voice for our industry with members of Congress.”

The conference included meetings between franchisees and franchise systems and congressional lawmakers to discuss key issues facing the franchise industry. This conference is one of the franchise industry’s most important advocacy events, with nearly 500 franchisers, franchisees and suppliers in attendance.

Dwyer Group franchises include Aire Serv, Mr. Electric and Mr. Rooter.