The E&G Franchise System has named Red River Subs Inc., owner of the three Fargo-Moorhead Erbert & Gerbert’s Subs & Clubs stores, as its 2009 Franchisee of the Year.

The award is based on demonstrated performance of the franchisee that best embodies a balance of success, leadership, wisdom, honesty, integrity and dedication to the brand vision.

Ted Horan of Fargo is part of the ownership group of Red River Subs and has received the award twice since opening his first Erbert & Gerbert’s restaurant.