Franchise Interviews

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Welcome to Franchise Interviews weekly podcast and radio show. If you ever dreamed of one day owning your own business, then you have come to the right place. Listen to detailed interviews/podcasts with some of the most informative sources on the topics of franchising and entrepreneurship. People… read more

300 Episodes | 2013 - 2019

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Pigtails & Crewcuts Franchise Opportunity

July 18th, 2019

47:00

We are meeting with the CEO of Pigtails & Crewcuts, Wade Brannon. Pigtails & Crewcuts is a children’s salon franchise that understands the need for a memorable, stress-free haircutting experience for the entire …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the ManageMowed Franchise Opportunity

July 11th, 2019

37:00

We are meeting with Peter Roberts and James Jakobsen, the founders of the ManageMowed franchise opportunity.  ManageMowed - founders Peter & James just launched franchising for their sub-contracting commercial …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Venture X Franchise Opportunity

June 27th, 2019

42:00

We have a great show today. We are meeting with Jason Anderson, President of the fastest growing coworking franchise, Venture X.  Venture X strives …

An Evening with the Telephone Doctor Nancy Friedman

June 20th, 2019

1:56:00

Nancy is president & founder of Telephone Doctor Customer Service Training. When Oprah, The Today Show, CBS This Morning, Good Morning America, Good Morning Canada and Great Britain, CNN, Fox News, Wall Street …

An Evening with the FUN BUS Franchise Opportunity

June 13th, 2019

32:00

We are meeting with Stacey Kimmins of the FUN BUS franchise opportunit.  FUN BUS is a fully climate controlled mobile fitness “gym on wheels” which …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the JINYA Ramem Bar Franchise Opportunity

June 6th, 2019

38:00

We are meeting with Clay Sanger of JINYA Ramen Bar: JINYA Ramen Bar was founded by Tomo Takahashi in 2010. His parents were restaurateurs in his native Japan, but he frequently visited the United States. Throughout his …

Seven Tips for Attending A Franchise Show

May 30th, 2019

40:00

This week (May 30 to June 1) Franchise Interviews will be visiting the International Franchise Expo in New York at the legendary Javits Center. Many refer to this show as the Super Bowl of franchising. Today you will …

An Evening with the Central Bark Franchise Opportunity

May 24th, 2019

1:04:00

We have a great show today. We are speaking with the co-founders of the Central Bark® franchise system Jackie Jordan and Chris Gaba.  Jackie and Chris began this journey over 15 years ago with a vision that every dog …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Bryan McMahon, CFO of the OpenWorks Franchise

May 16th, 2019

30:00

We are meeting with Bryan McMahon, CFO of Open Works.  When you compare OpenWorks to other companies in their industry, you’ll find that there is a clear difference. Unlike their competitors that simply maintain …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Delta Restoration Services Franchise

May 9th, 2019

42:00

We are meeting with the founder of Delta Restoration Services Mike Mastous.  Delta Restoration Services has tripled its presence in the past 12 months and is set to add several dozen more locations this year. The …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Sparktank Franchise Marketing

May 2nd, 2019

26:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Juliette Schmerler.  Juliette is the Creative Director and Founder of Sparktank Franchise …

An Evening with Franchise Author and Expert Christy Wilson Delk

April 25th, 2019

1:40:00

We are meeting with Christy Wilson Delk  After 17 years in corporate sales and distribution, Christy Wilson Delk decided to risk it all. In 1996, she …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the HydroDog Franchise Opportunity

April 18th, 2019

43:00

We are meeting with Anthony Amos of HydroDog.  Anthony Amos founded the mobile dog-grooming company HydroDog at age 21 during his off-time as a professional rugby player.  His franchise model achieved massive growth …

Five Days Left Before Tax Day - Franchise Interviews Tax Podcast

April 11th, 2019

1:11:00

There are only five days left before filing your taxes.  This time of year, we get many questions on franchises that provide tax services.  We are going to play clips from two very interesting franchises in the tax …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the WorkLodge Franchise Opportunity

April 4th, 2019

39:00

We are meeting with Mike Thakur of the Work Lodge franchise opportunity.  The Work Lodge designs, operates and grows all-inclusive work spaces.  According to a recent study, shared workspaces have grown at an …

An Evening with Franchise Expert, Consultant and Author Tom Scarda

March 28th, 2019

1:29:00

This evening you will hear our interview with Tom Scarda.  Tom Scarda is a regular guy who left the 9-5 world, with the promise of a pension and a …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Black Tie Moving Franchise

March 21st, 2019

1:06:00

We are meeting with Dustin Black, Founder and CEO of Black Tie Moving.  Dustin is no stranger to the moving industry. From the time he was a child, Black worked for his father’s moving company, learning the ins and …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the DMK Burger Bar Franchise Opportunity

March 14th, 2019

37:00

We are meeting with David Grossman of DMK Burger Bar.  DMK Burger Bar offers an elevated dining experience centered on a popular American classic, …

Franchise Interviews Meets with HealthSource – America’s Chiropractor Franchise

March 7th, 2019

41:00

We are meeting with  Chris Tomshack, CEO of HealthSource – America’s Chiropractor.  Since franchising HealthSource – America’s Chiropractor in 2006, Chris has grown the business to become the nation’s most trusted …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Franchise Expert and Advisor Lori Karpman

February 28th, 2019

31:00

We are meeting with  Lori Karpman.  Lori Karpman is a seasoned, multi- award winning management consultant (and former attorney) specializing in …

Franchise Interviews Welcomes Back Adam Robinson, co-founder & CEO of Hireology

February 21st, 2019

38:00

We are meeting with Adam Robinson, co-founder and CEO of Hireology. Adam is a noted recruiting industry expert, speaker, and author with over 20 …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Daily Jam Franchise Opportunity

February 14th, 2019

29:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Berekk Blackwell, President of Daily Jam. Daily Jam is a phoenix-based brunch franchise that was formerly Ncounter, but has rebranded as it seeks to grow through …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Quaker Steak and Lube Franchise Opportunity

February 7th, 2019

46:00

We are meeting with Bruce Lane, Vice President of Operations and Franchise Services at Quaker Steak and Lube.  As one of the most brand-differentiated restaurants in fun family casual, Quaker Steak & Lube® has been …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Dogtopia Franchisee Kim Musso

January 31st, 2019

38:00

We are meeting with Kim Musso…Kim started to notice that everyone in her neighborhood seemed to be a dog owner, which got her wheels turning. After doing a little research, Kim recognized the endless potential of the …

Franchise Interviews Welcomes Back the Screenmobile Franchise Opportunity

January 24th, 2019

48:00

We are welcoming back Scott Walker, CEO of Screenmobile.  Screenmobile is the nation’s largest mobile window screen repair business, with over 100 franchise owners, and growing. Screenmobile specializes in window, door …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Jabz Boxing Franchise

January 17th, 2019

42:00

We are meeting with Kimberlee White, CEO and founder of Jabz Boxing and Len Hayko, co-founder and president of Jabz Boxing…. Jabz Boxing, a …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Rob Flanagan, President of Wag N’ Wash

January 10th, 2019

41:00

We are meeting with Rob Flanagan, President of Wag N’ Wash.  Wag N’ Wash is the ultimate destination for cats and dogs. Their pet store franchise …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Finance Expert Tab Burkhalter

January 3rd, 2019

34:00

We are meeting with Tab Burkhalter: Founder and CEO of Numbers House, which specializes in helping entrepreneurs legally start their businesses, as …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Floyd's 99 Barbershop Franchise Opportunity

December 20th, 2018

48:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Scott Nichols of Floyd's 99 Barbershop.  With 115+ units across the U.S., the barbershop known for …

Franchise Interviews and The Twelve Days of Franchising

December 13th, 2018

36:00

 

Today we will ask Santa for a particular franchise.  Find out who made the list and listen to an interview with each franchise opportunity.  On the …

Franchise Inteviews Meets with the Walk-On’s Bistreaux & Bar

December 6th, 2018

51:00

. As they were living out their dreams as members of the LSU basketball team traveling the country, they had the opportunity to visit some of the best restaurants/sports bars and began recognizing the need for such a …

Franchise Interviews Welcomes Back the Bin There Dump That Franchise

November 29th, 2018

54:00

Several years ago, we interviewed the Bin There Dump That franchise opportunity when they awarded their 100th franchise unit.  Today, Bin There Dump That currently has more than 158 territories across North America with …

Breakfast With Six Disciplines

November 15th, 2018

1:05:00

You many have heard about Breakfast at Tiffany’s but what about Breakfast as Six Disciplines.  In Parts One and Two, we are meeting with Gary Harpst …

Franchise Interviews Spends An Evening with The Franchise King Joel Libava

November 9th, 2018

1:09:00

We have a great show this evening.  We are meeting with the Franchise King Joel Libava.  Joel Libava has been tagged "The Franchise King" for a good reason. Joel is an author and a brutally honest entrepreneur focused …

An Evening with Entrepreneurial Expert and Author Dr. Scott Shane

November 1st, 2018

1:39:00

Scott Shane, a leading expert in entrepreneurial activity in the United States and other countries, draws on the data from extensive research to …

Franchise Interviews Meets with The Drivers Traning Group Franchise Opportunity

October 25th, 2018

30:00

We are meeting with  Joe Giammona of The Drivers Training Group — Former Green Beret Joe Giammona has made it his mission to keep his community safe. Now, as the CEO of The Drivers Training Group, he runs The Drivers …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the AKT Franchise Opportunity

October 18th, 2018

31:00

We are meeting with Melissa Chordock, President of AKT.  Founded in 2013 by international fitness expert, Anna Kaiser, AKT is a revolutionary …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Tough Mudder Bootcamp Franchise

October 11th, 2018

48:00

Marathons are boring. So are gyms. Tough Mudder Bootcamp reinvented endurance events, now they are reinventing your workout. Plus, big box gyms don't even work. That's why they spent the past year incognito, …

An Evening With Warren Greshes - Entrepreneurship, Sales, and Management

October 4th, 2018

1:49:00

Warren Greshes is one of the top motivational speakers in the world.   We start the interview discussing entrepreneurship.  Next, Warren discusses 16 …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Party Princess Productions Franchise

September 27th, 2018

19:00

Every business has a story.  We are meeting with Morgan Rothschild — CEO of Party Princess Productions franchise opportunity.  Party Princess Productions provides high-end birthday party character entertainment …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the I Heart Mac & Cheese Franchise Opportunity

September 20th, 2018

45:00

We are meeting with Dan Collins, President and Chief Development Officer of I Heart Mac & Cheese.  Often listed as one of the most sought-after …

Franchise Podcast Number 589 - An Evening With Michael E. Gerber

September 13th, 2018

1:56:00

It was almost twenty-five years ago; I was introduced to one of the most enlightening books on entrepreneurship I have ever read. The E-Myth …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Maui Wowi Franchise Opportunity

September 6th, 2018

37:00

We are meeting with with Mike Weinberger from Maui Wowi.  Since 1983, Maui Wowi® has embraced the Hawaiian culture and has been serving paradise in a …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Apricot Lane Boutique Franchise Opportunity

August 30th, 2018

37:00

We are meeting with Ken Petersen, Founder of Apricot Lane Boutique – a national fashion boutique franchise offering branded apparel, accessories and gifts.  Apricot Lane has 75+ boutiques nationwide, and is the leading …

Christy Wilson Delk, Author of Adventures in Franchise Ownership

August 23rd, 2018

57:00

We are meeting with franchise author and expert Christy Wilson Delk…As a Business Professor at Rollins College in Winter Park, Florida and with over …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Poolwerx Franchise Opportunity

August 9th, 2018

34:00

We are meeting with John O' Brien of Poolwerx.  Founded in 1992, Poolwerx is one of the world’s largest pool and hot tub / spa maintenance …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Athletic Republic Franchise Opportunity

August 2nd, 2018

38:00

We are meeting with Charlie Graves, CEO of Athletic Republic, the industry’s leading performance sports training center franchise, proving that science-based training is the best way for serious athletes to improve. …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the StretchLab Franchise Opportunity

July 26th, 2018

53:00

We are meeting with  Lou DeFrancisco, the President of StretchLab.  With people all over the country flocking to boutique fitness concepts of all kinds that demand rigorous workouts to help transform the body, the …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Pedal Pub Franchise Opportunity

July 19th, 2018

32:00

We are meeting with Shane M. Dunn, Chief Development Officer of Pedal Pub.  A few years ago, the thought of pedaling a party bike for entertainment …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Row House Franchise Opportunity

July 12th, 2018

41:00

We are meeting with Ramon Castillon, President of Row House.  Row House, is a boutique fitness concept was created with a specific objective: To give people of all different shapes, sizes, and abilities an efficient, …

Franchise Interviews Meets Paula Hope,President of Booked Solid

July 5th, 2018

45:00

We are meeting with Paula Hope, the President of Booked Solid.  Paula helps business professionals, and their teams, create the revenue they …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Johnny’s Italian Steakhouse Franchise

June 28th, 2018

31:00

We are meeting with Ajay Singh, Vice President of Brand Development for Johnny’s Italian Steakhouse.  Johnny's Italian Steakhouse is a leading dining …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Building Kidz Worldwide Franchise Opportunity

June 21st, 2018

36:00

We are meeting with Sanjay Ravi Gehani, Partner and Chief Marketing Officer for Building Kidz Worldwide, LLC- Building Kidz is unique in that their …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the SpeedPro Imaging Franchise Opportunity

June 14th, 2018

33:00

We are meeting with Larry Oberly, CEO for SpeedPro Imaging…SpeedPro Imaging is the nation’s leading wide-format printing and graphics franchise. …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Angry Crab Shack Franchise

June 7th, 2018

32:00

In 2013, Angry Crab Shack launched in Mesa, AZ. This concept has a vibrant, memorable dining environment and offers high-quality seafood at a more affordable price. Angry Crab Shack combines Cajun- and Asian-inspired …

Franchise Interviews Tips on Attending A Franchise Show

May 31st, 2018

44:00

This week (May 31 to June 2) Franchise Interviews will be visiting the International Franchise Expo in New York at the legendary Javits Center. Many refer to this show as the Super Bowl of franchising. Today you will …

Co-Branding - Franchise Interviews Meets with Dippin' Dots & Doc Popcorn

May 24th, 2018

40:00

We are meeting with Steve Rothenstein, Senior Director of Franchising at Dippin' Dots & Doc Popcorn.

When Dippin’ Dots’ CEO Scott Fisher acquired Doc Popcorn in 2014, he needed to empower a leader to combine the …

Franchise Interviews Meet with the Hammer and Nails Grooming Shop for Guys

May 17th, 2018

35:00

We are meeting with Aaron Meyers, Chief Operating Officer of Hammer and Nails Grooming Shop for Guys.  Hammer & Nails Grooming Shop for Guys, a first-of-its-kind men’s grooming shop that provides hand and foot care, …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Michael Peterson of Franchise Beacon

May 10th, 2018

38:00

We are meeting with franchise author, franchise expert and the President of Franchise Beacon, Michael Peterson  Whether you're looking to start a franchise or grow an existing franchise, Franchise Beacon offers the …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Brian Moak of HEART Certified Auto Care

May 3rd, 2018

30:00

We are meeting with Brian Moak, the CEO and Founder of  HEART Certified Auto Care.  With over 90 years of auto repair experience, Heart combines old …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Kevin Hsu, Co-founder and CMO of Pokéworks

April 26th, 2018

49:00

POKÉWORKS POKE FRANCHISE STORY

Pokéworks is a ground-breaking, healthy fast-casual restaurant concept that began on a rainy day in December of 2015 in a tiny location in Midtown Manhattan.  Today, it has grown into one …

Asking The Right Questions:Franchise Interviews Meets Meg Schmitz of FranChoice

April 19th, 2018

50:00

We are meeting with Meg Schmitz.  Meg is a franchising consultant through FranChoice — her deep knowledge of franchising started in the 1990s, when …

LinkedIn for Entrepreneurs – Franchise Interviews Meets with Nancy Friedman

April 12th, 2018

1:06:00

LinkedIn for Entrepreneurs – Franchise Interviews Meets with Nancy Friedman

LinkedIn is one of the most powerful networking business tools for …

The 2018 Tax Franchise Symposium on Franchise Interviews

April 5th, 2018

39:00

There are only a couple of weeks left before filing your taxes.  This time of year, we get many questions on franchises that provide tax services.  We are going to play clips from two very interesting franchises in the …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the MVS Pet Care Franchise Opportunity

March 29th, 2018

35:00

We are meeting with Todd Giatrelis the CEO of MVS Pet Care. The service, which brings general wellness care, vaccinations, illness and injury care right to the customers’ doorstep, comes as a welcome relief to the 68 …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Christian Brothers Automotive Franchise

March 22nd, 2018

52:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Mark Carr, the founder of Christian Brothers Automotive Corporation. Dedicated to its brand mission “To glorify God, by loving your neighbor as yourself” Christian …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Vitality Bowls Franchise Opportunity

March 15th, 2018

37:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Tara Gilad of the Vitality Bowls franchise. 

About Vitality Bowls

Roy and Tara Gilad, a pair of …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Bette Fetter, the Founder of Young Rembrandts

March 1st, 2018

43:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Bette Fetter, the Founder and CEO of Young Rembrandts and Author of Being Visual.  About Young Rembrandts- Young Rembrandts is a recognized leader in art education, …

Franchise Interviews Meets with The Joint Chiropractic Franchise

February 22nd, 2018

38:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Peter Holt of The Joint Chiropractic franchise.  Based in Scottsdale, Arizona, The Joint is an …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the America’s Dog & Burger Franchise

February 15th, 2018

36:00

We are meeting Manolis Alpogianis of the  America’s Dog & Burger franchise.  Entrepreneurial brothers Manolis and George Alpogianis co-founded …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the CITYROW Franchise Opportunity

February 8th, 2018

46:00

Founded in 2014 by Helaine Knapp, CITYROW is a boutique fitness studio established in New York City that specializes in a total body, high-intensity, low-impact workout using a water-based rowing machine and …

Franchise Interviews Meets the KIDS FIRST Swim Schools Franchise Opportunity

February 1st, 2018

51:00

We are meeting Gary Roth, the founder of  KIDS FIRST Swim School franchise.  KIDS FIRST Swim Schools is based on the belief that all children should …

Franchise Interviews Welcomes Back Mark Van Wye of the Zoom Room Franchise

January 25th, 2018

30:00

We are meeting Mark Van Wye, CEO of Zoom Room.  Zoom Room is an indoor dog gym and training facility where owners and their dogs come to play, train …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the California Tortilla Franchise Opportunity

January 18th, 2018

43:00

We are meeting Bob Phillips and Keith Goldman of California Tortilla, a fast-casual Mexican-inspired restaurant.

Falling in love with the brand's …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Code Ninjas Franchise Opportunity

January 11th, 2018

32:00

We are meeting with Marty Flanagan from Code Ninjas.  Code Ninjas, founded in 2016, is the fastest growing kids coding franchise in the United States. With its flagship location currently open in Pearland, Texas, the …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Camp Transformation Center Franchise

January 4th, 2018

30:00

We are meeting Alejandra Font of the Camp Transformation Center.  The Camp Transformation Center is dedicated to helping clients reach their weight loss goals by offering comprehensive programs, a fun, friendly, …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the CMIT Solutions Franchise Opportunity

December 28th, 2017

40:00

We are meeting with Jeff Connally, the President and CEO of CMIT Solutions.  CMIT Solutions (CMIT) is a leading provider of information technology …

Franchise Interviews Meets Jeff Oddo, CEO of City Wide Maintenance Franchise

December 21st, 2017

42:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting Jeff Oddo, the CEO of City Wide Maintenance, a building maintenance franchise which was started by his father. Jeff is credited with turning the business into a franchise. He …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Ken McAllister, the President of MY SALON Suite

December 14th, 2017

35:00

We have a great show.  We are meeting with Ken McAllister, the President of MY SALON Suite.  Founded in 2010, MY SALON Suite is raising the bar in luxury for salon entrepreneurs and consumers across North America. MY …

Franchise Interviews Meets Mary Jane Riva, CEO of the Pizza Factory Franchise

December 7th, 2017

39:00

In today's podcast, we are meeting with Mary Jane Riva, CEO of Pizza Factory.  Founded 30 years ago, Pizza Factory has become well known for serving fresh, high-quality pizza, sandwiches, salads and more. The brand is …

Franchise Interviews Celebrates 550 Shows and 11 Years of Podcasting!

November 30th, 2017

1:33:00

It is hard to imagine it was 11 years ago we launched our first podcast.  Today, Franchise Interviews is celebrating our 11th year anniversary and 550th show.  This show will feature Marty McDermott, the founder of …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Totally Nutz Franchise Opportunity

November 16th, 2017

40:00

This week we are meeting with the Totally Nutz franchise opportunity - Matt Barker and his wife Yvette were successful marketing executives who …

Special Edition - Franchise Interviews Honors Our Military Veterans Show

November 10th, 2017

29:00

First, we are meeting with Kevin Wilkerson. Kevin and Laurel Wilkerson own a Marco's Pizza franchise in Broken Arrow, OK. Kevin spent 24 years as an …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Whizzyride Franchise Opportunity

November 9th, 2017

28:00

Electric Scooters, Electric Bikes, Electric Skateboards and more!  We have a great show today.  We are meeting Jerry Szylwanski of the Whizzyride franchise opportunity.  Whizzyride is a Miami based intelligent …

Franchise Interviews Celebrates National Sandwich Day

November 2nd, 2017

58:00

Today Franchise Interviews is celebrating National Sandwich day with three fantastic sub franchise opportunities.  They include Erbert and Gerbert’s Subs, Milios Subs, and Penn Station East Coast Subs. 

National …

Franchise Interviews Meets with George Vodin of the Fancy Art, NFP Franchise

October 26th, 2017

40:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting George Vodin of Fancy Art, NFP.  Fancy Art, NFP is Your One Stop Shop For All of Your Wall Décor Needs.  Imagine owning a business that is not only profitable, but where it is …

Brix Holdings - Red Mango, Smoothie Factory, RedBrick Pizza & Souper Salad

October 19th, 2017

40:00

We are meeting Craig Erlich, President of BRIX Holdings, the parent company for Red Mango, Smoothie Factory, RedBrick Pizza and Souper Salad.  We are …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Michael Poates, President of Gatti’s Pizza

October 12th, 2017

49:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting Michael Poates, President of Gatti’s Pizza. For nearly half a century, Gatti’s has been satisfying cravings.The Gatti’s Pizza brand is in the midst of a huge growth period as …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Gigi Butler of Gigi's Cupcakes

October 5th, 2017

42:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Gigi Butler, the founder of Gigi’s Cupcakes.  People across the country know Gigi from her appearance on “Undercover Boss” on CBS, and her journey is the American Dream …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the PJ's Coffee Franchise Opportunity

September 28th, 2017

38:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting Peter Boylan, to talk about the PJ’s Coffee franchise opportunity.  We will talk about the background of the PJ’s brand, the success PJ’s have seen so far, how they are …

Franchise Interviews Meets Mike Bidwell, the President and CEO of Dwyer Group

September 21st, 2017

42:00

We are meeting Mike Bidwell, the President and CEO of Dwyer Group.  Mike Bidwell has been a visionary in the franchise industry for over three decades, beginning in 1984 when he opened up his own Rainbow International® …

Franchise Interviews Welcomes Back the Marco's Pizza Franchise Opportunity

September 14th, 2017

46:00

We have a great show today.  It was almost a decade ago we interviewed Marco’s Pizza.  We invited John Ramsay, the Vice President of Franchise Development Services to come back and give us an update.   Since 2008, …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Gary Findley, CEO of Restoration 1

September 7th, 2017

36:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting Gary Findley, a veteran of the franchising industry.  Gary Findley has over 25 years of experience in helping entrepreneurs build over 9,500 franchise locations worldwide with …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Spaulding Decon Franchise Opportunity

August 31st, 2017

30:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting Laura Spaulding-Koppel, founder of Spaulding Decon.  For over a decade, Spaulding Decon has provided …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Fleet Clean USA Franchise

August 24th, 2017

45:00

Every Business Has A Story

We are meeting with Scott Marr, CEO of Fleet Clean USA.  At the age of 20, Scott was pursuing truck washing as a side gig - …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Christin Myers of the OpenWorks Franchise

August 10th, 2017

33:00

We are meeting with Christin Myers - Regional Director of the OpenWorks franchise opportunity.  OpenWorks is guided by a simple philosophy: A cleaner, safer and healthier environment means a more productive work place. …

Franchise Interviews Meets with The Burgerim Franchise Opportunity

August 3rd, 2017

45:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting Carlos Calderon of the Burgerim franchise opportunity.  Burgerim (pronounced Burgereem) began franchising …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Sunny Days In-Home Care Franchise

July 27th, 2017

34:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with John Bennett, Director of Franchising  for Sunny Days In-Home Care, LLC .  Sunny Days In-Home Care grew out of the compassion and values of husband and wife team David …

Franchise Interviews Meets The Office Pride Commercial Cleaning Services

July 20th, 2017

33:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Todd Hopkins, Founder/CEO/President of The Office Pride Commercial Cleaning Services franchise.  Office Pride is a fast-growing franchise in the $78 billion commercial …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Global Franchise Opportunities

July 13th, 2017

37:00

Welcome to a very special edition of Franchise Interviews,where for over 10 years we have been asking the frantrepreneur who owns one.  I am your host Marty McDermott  and I am the President of Franchise Interviews.We …

Franchise Interviews Meets Cottman Transmission and Total Auto Care franchise

July 6th, 2017

35:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Randy Wright, President at Cottman Transmission and Total Auto Care franchise.

Being your own boss at Cottman, means you don’t have to go it alone. From the moment you …

Franchise Interviews Meets Nick Friedman of College Hunks Hauling Junk & Moving

June 29th, 2017

43:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting Nick Friedman, the founder of College Hunks Hauling Junk and Moving franchise opportunity.  College Hunks …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Rick Del Sontro of the Zippy Shell Franchise

June 22nd, 2017

44:00

We are meeting Rick Del Sontro, CEO of Zippy Shell, a moving and storage franchise that is disrupting both industries. 

Zippy Shell is the fastest growing provider of secure, convenient, and affordable mobile …

Franchise Interviews and the 2017 International Franchise Expo in New York

June 15th, 2017

43:00

This week (June 15 to June 17) Franchise Interviews will be visiting the International Franchise Expo in New York at the legendary Javits Center. Many refer to this show as the Super Bowl of franchising. Today you will …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Fastest Labs Franchise

June 8th, 2017

37:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting Dave Claflin, founder of Fastest Labs.  the nation's leading drug testing franchise. Fastest Labs currently has 20+ locations in eight states with sights set on becoming the …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Club Pilates Franchise

June 1st, 2017

34:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Kate Doyle, the Franchise Development Marketing Manager at Club Pilates.

Founded in 2007, Club Pilates is a boutique fitness studio that specializes in strength-training …

Franchising the Restaurant and Hospitality Recruiting Industry

May 25th, 2017

48:00

We are meeting with Patrice Rice and Brian Miller from Patrice & Associates. Founded in 1989 in the basement of Patrice’s home, Patrice & Associates Hospitality Recruiting has grown to become one of the largest …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Lee Knowlton of Massage Envy

May 18th, 2017

41:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with  Lee Knowlton, Massage Envy’s Sr. Vice President of Global Sales & International Division. Here’s some background information:

Massage Envy, based in Scottsdale, …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Craig Cody, Author of Secrets of A Tax Free Life

May 11th, 2017

28:00

As a Certified Tax Coach™, Craig belongs to a select group of practitioners throughout the country who undergo extensive training and continued education on various tax planning techniques and strategies in order to …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Smoothie King Franchise

May 4th, 2017

38:00

From a kitchen experiment to a thriving, international company, all developed from one purpose.  Smoothie King first introduced the nutritional fresh-blended smoothie in 1973 when founder Steve Kuhnau began …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Dryer Vent Wizard Franchise Opportunity

April 27th, 2017

50:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Dave Lavalle – Founder of the Dryer Vent Wizard franchise.  David Lavalle, founded the Dryer Vent Wizard franchise system in 2004 in the Boston area. Lavalle frequently …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Urban Bricks Pizza Franchise Opportunity

April 20th, 2017

45:00

We are meeting with Sammy Aldeeb – Founder of Urban Bricks.  Urban Bricks Pizza bring an authentic Neapolitan pizza at a reasonable price to their …

Franchise Interviews Meets Raymond Griffin Founder - The Lost Cajun Restaurants

April 6th, 2017

34:00

We are meeting with Raymond Griffin of the Lost Cajun Restaurant franchise.  The Lost Cajun Restaurants” features southern style home cooking, like Fried catfish, shrimp and oysters.  The Lost Cajun Restaurants are a …

Franchise Interviews Meets With Jeremy Barnhart of the Apex Fun Run Franchise

March 30th, 2017

33:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Jeremy Barnhart of the Apex Fun Run franchise. Apex Fun Run is working hard to make fundraising …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Lisa and Mark Freidel of Signarama

March 23rd, 2017

52:00

Ask The Frantrepreneur Who Owns One

After losing her job, Lisa Freidel and her husband, Mark – both military veterans – were facing some adversity, but nothing stands in the way of a U.S. Army Major and his West Point …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Morgan Morano of the Morano Gelato Franchise

March 16th, 2017

28:00

We are meeting with Morgan Morano of Morano Gelato.  Morano Gelato is a small New England-based company dedicated to promoting the art of gelato-making through its production of authentic Italian gelato in small, …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Mike Mallory of TREND Transformations

March 9th, 2017

31:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Mike Mallory Vice President of Franchise Development in North America for TREND Transformations, a …

Franchise Interviews Meets The Telephone Doctor Nancy Friedman-NancyFriedman.com

March 2nd, 2017

51:00

Nancy is president & founder of Telephone Doctor Customer Service Training. When Oprah, The Today Show, CBS This Morning, Good Morning America, Good Morning Canada and Great Britain, CNN, Fox News, Wall Street …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Jason Olsen, Founder of Image Studios 360

February 23rd, 2017

34:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Jason Olsen, founder of Image Studios 360. Image Studios 360 is an exclusive franchise that provides modern, high-end salon studios at affordable rates to salon …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Chris Seman, President of Caring Transitions

February 16th, 2017

40:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Chris Seman, President of Caring Transitions. The world’s elderly population is growing, and people …

Amy Freeman and Penny Rehling of The Spice & Tea Exchange Franchise

February 9th, 2017

41:00

We are meeting with Amy Freeman and Penny Rehling of The Spice & Tea Exchange franchise. The Spice & Tea Exchange® was founded in 2008 with a vision to create a one-of-a-kind retail shopping experience. The …

Franchise Interviews Meets With Mike Porter of Bacon Bros. Public House

February 2nd, 2017

31:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Mike Porter of Bacon Bros. Public House.  Started in Greenville South Carolina, Bacon Bros. Public …

Franchise Interviews Meets Mike Feretti, CEO of the Great Harvest Bread Company

January 26th, 2017

35:00

We are meeting with Mike Feretti, CEO of the Great Harvest Bread Company Company. Great Harvest Bread Company, a 40-year-old bakery brand that makes …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Devan Kline of the Burn Boot Camp Franchise

January 19th, 2017

43:00

We are meeting with the Devan Kline (Co-Founder/CEO)for Burn Boot Camp.  Devan shared his personal story and how it ultimately led to the Burn Boot …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Susan Boresow, President of TITLE Boxing Club

January 12th, 2017

32:00

We are meeting with Susan Boresow, President of TITLE Boxing Club.  The mission at TITLE Boxing Club is to be the best hour of someone’s day. For …

Business Plans for Your Franchise or Business That Actually Get Financed

January 5th, 2017

44:00

You may have heard the great expression, "Failing to plan is planning to fail!"  In order to receive the capital you need to fund your business’ growth, you must present an interested investor with a great pitch and a …

How Anyone Can Write a Book In 8 Hours. Our Interview with AHA Guy Mitchell Levy

December 29th, 2016

52:00

Over the years, we interviewed some great authors on the topic of franchising.  Today we are meeting with Mitchell Levy.  Mitchell Levy is the AHA Guy of AHAthat.com and CEO and Thought Leader Architect at …

Day 12 of The Twelve Days of Franchising on Franchise Interviews

December 24th, 2016

37:00

We have a great show today.  Today is Day 12 of our 12 days of franchising where each day, from December 12 to December 24 we will ask Santa for a …

Day 11 of The Twelve Days of Franchising on Franchise Interviews

December 22nd, 2016

37:00

We have a great show today.  Today is Day 11 of our 12 days of franchising where each day, from December 12 to December 24 we will ask Santa for a …

Day 10 of our 12 Days of Franchising on Franchise Interviews

December 21st, 2016

30:00

We have a great show today.  Today is Day 10 of our 12 days of franchising where each day, from December 12 to December 24 we will ask Santa for a …

Day 9 of the 12 Days of Franchising on Franchise Interviews

December 20th, 2016

38:00

We have a great show today.  Today is Day 9 of our 12 days of franchising where each day, from December 12 to December 24 we will ask Santa for a …

Day 8 of the 12 Days of Franchising on Franchise Interviews

December 19th, 2016

45:00

We have a great show today.  Today is Day 8 of our 12 days of franchising where each day, from December 12 to December 24 we will ask Santa for a …

Day 7 of the 12 Days of Franchising on Franchise Interviews

December 18th, 2016

35:00

We have a great show today.  Today is Day 7 of our 12 days of franchising where each day, from December 12 to December 24 we will ask Santa for a …

Day 6 of The 12 Days of Franchising on Franchise Interviews

December 17th, 2016

39:00

We have a great show today.  Today's podcast is Day 6 of our 12 days of franchising where each day, from December 12 to December 24 we will ask Santa …

Day 5 of the 12 Days of Franchising on Franchise Interviews

December 16th, 2016

59:00

We have a great show today.  Today is Day 5 of our 12 days of franchising where each day, from December 12 to December 24 we will ask Santa for a …

Day 4 of The Twelve Days of Franchising on Franchise Interviews

December 15th, 2016

47:00

We have a great show.  Today is Day 4 of our 12 days of franchising where each day, from December 12 to December 24 we will ask Santa for a …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the President of Pango Financial Candice Caruso

December 15th, 2016

35:00

On today's podcast, we are meeting with the President of Pango Financial Candice Caruso.  Whether you have an existing business or a new start-up, …

Day 3 of the 12 Days of Franchising on Franchise Interviews

December 14th, 2016

49:00

We have a great show today. Today is Day 3 of our 12 days of franchising where each day, from December 12 to December 24 we will ask Santa for a …

Day 2 of the 12 Days of Franchising on Franchise Interviews

December 13th, 2016

30:00

We have a great show today.  Today is Day 2 of our 12 days of franchising where Each day, from December 12 to December 24 we will ask Santa for a …

Day 1 of The 12 Days of Franchising on Franchise Interviews

December 12th, 2016

36:00

Each day, from December 12 to December 24 we will ask Santa for a particular franchise.  Find out who made the list and listen to an interview with …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the RNR (RENT-N-ROLL) Franchise Opportunity

December 1st, 2016

44:00

We are meeting with Larry Sutton of RNR Tire Express and Custom Wheels.  Established in 1999, RNR (RENT-N-ROLL) has been a leading provider of custom wheels and tires with easy payment options. RNR has grown to over 60 …

Franchise Interviews Celebrates 10 Years of Podcasting- Past, Present, & Future

November 23rd, 2016

1:42:00

Today, Franchise Interviews is celebrating our tenth-year anniversary and 500th show!  Franchise Interviews started off as a newsletter in 2005.  The …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Joe Beaudry and Scott Swerland of Urban Float

November 17th, 2016

42:00

You will most likely find this concept fascinating.  We are meeting with Joe Beaudry and Scott Swerland of Urban Float. Urban Float: a Seattle-based floatation therapy spa, has recently launched its franchise …

Franchise Interviews Meets John Ferdiandi,Founder of the Blast & Brew Franchise

November 10th, 2016

33:00

We are meeting with John Ferdiandi, founder of the Blast & Brew franchise opportunity.  Blast & Brew offers guests a completely customizable …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Brent Anderson, CEO of Polestar Pilates

November 3rd, 2016

55:00

We are meeting with the Brent Anderson, CEO of Polestar Pilates.  Polestar® Pilates creates life-changing movement experiences by fusing Pilates, …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Jeff Cox, CEO and President of Colors on Parade

October 27th, 2016

38:00

Inspired by his passion for restoring classic cars, Robert Lowery started Colors On Parade to offer body shop-quality automotive repairs from a …

Great Quotes in Franchising - You Really Got To Love Me

October 20th, 2016

29:00

Many years ago, we created short clips of our weekly radio show Franchise Interviews. We called the segment/podcast “Great Quotes in Franchising”. …

Franchise Interviews Roundtable Session on Entrepreneneurship

October 13th, 2016

51:00

In part 1, we are meeting with entrepreneur and the founder of the BBQ Cleaner Jeffrey Krentzman. Jeff discusses the following:

What are some of the …

Franchising the Orthopedic Industy - Franchise Interviews Meets with OrthoNOW

October 6th, 2016

54:00

We are meeting with Dr. Alejandro Badia, Co-founder and CEO or OrthoNow and Christine Dura, Chief Development Officer of OrthoNOW.  OrthoNOW® is a …

Franchise Interview with Sam Freeman, VP of Franchise Development at CARSTAR

September 29th, 2016

34:00

We are meeting with Sam Freeman, VP of Franchise Development at CARSTAR.  CARSTAR Auto Body Repair Experts delivers the highest quality body repair to drivers throughout North America, with more than 450 stores located …

Franchise Interviews Meets With the In & Out Smart Repair Franchise Opportunity

September 22nd, 2016

45:00

We are meeting with founder of the In & Out Smart Repair franchise opportunity, John Mike Heroman.  Founded in 2012 in Lafayette, Louisiana, In & Out Smart Repair is a one-stop shop for all smart device needs …

Franchise Interviews Meets Lara Olson, founder of Kidcreate Studio Franchise

September 15th, 2016

38:00

We are meeting with Lara Olson, founder of Kidcreate Studio.  Kidcreate Studio offers children’s art classes, camps and art-themed birthday parties which are made available for children ages 18 months through 12 years. …

Franchise Interviews Meets With Speaker, Writer and Educator Christy Wilson Delk

September 8th, 2016

53:00

We are meeting with Speaker, Writer and Educator Christy Wilson Delk.  After 17 years in corporate sales and distribution, Christy Wilson Delk …

Franchise Interviews Meets With Angela Olea, CEO of Assisted Living Locators

September 1st, 2016

37:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Angela Olea, the founder and CEO of Assisted Living Locators. Assisted Living Locators is a FREE SERVICE for seniors and their families. Their experienced, compassionate …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Andrew Pudalov, Founder and CEO of Rush Bowls

August 25th, 2016

38:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Andrew Pudalov, Founder and CEO of Rush Bowls.

Rush Bowls was launched in 2004, when founder, Andrew Pudalov, decided to leave the hustle and bustle of New York’s …

Franchise Interviews Meets With Bin There Dump That Franchise

August 18th, 2016

48:00

We are meeting with Bin There Dump That, a North American dumpster rental franchise.  The concept was born in suburban Toronto when Mark Crossett, a working general contractor, was seeking a better way to get rid of …

Hollywood And Franchising - Franchise Opportunities Based on Movies & TV

August 11th, 2016

1:40:00

Hollywood And Franchising

Over the years, there have been some interesting franchises based on television shows and movies.  Today we are going to …

Mike and Shannon Kemp and What It Takes To Be A Multi-Unit Franchisee.

July 28th, 2016

28:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with multi-unit franchisees and husband and wife team Mike and Shannon Kemp. Mike and Shannon speak about …

Systems and Branding - Laugh and Learn With The Great Dr. John Tantillo

July 21st, 2016

1:17:00

There are two key elements you receive when buying a franchise: They include a system and a brand.  Prospective franchisees can do very well in franchising is they understand this notion. 

In Part I, we meet with the …

Franchise Interviews Meets With Paul Maskill of TGA Premier Golf & Tennis

July 14th, 2016

42:00

We are meeting with Paul Maskill, Development Director for TGA Premier Golf & Tennis.  The mission of TGA is to introduce youth of all …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Mrs. Winner's Chicken & Biscuits Franchise

July 7th, 2016

38:00

Today we are meeting with Mike Reynolds, Chief Development Officer, Mrs. Winner’s Chicken & Biscuits.  Mrs. Winner’s Chicken and Biscuits is a …

Franchise Interviews Meets With Jerry Hancock, the founder of Sub Zero Ice Cream

June 30th, 2016

56:00

If you are a fan of Shark Tank, you are probably familiar with Sub Zero Ice Cream.  We are meeting with Jerry Hancock, the founder of Sub Zero Ice Cream.  Sub Zero Ice Cream uses negative 321-degree liquid nitrogen to …

Franchise Interviews Meets With Scott Mortier, President of Franchise Whales

June 23rd, 2016

34:00

We are meeting with Scott Mortier, President of The Franchise Whales and EVP of Business Development at Froots.  With a combined 35-plus years’ experience in franchising, David Lopez and Scott Mortier have launched a …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Greg Helwig, President of Kiddie Academy

June 16th, 2016

43:00

We are meeting with Greg Helwig, the President of Kiddie Academy, an industry leader in educational childcare.  Since 1981, Kiddie Academy® has provided a better way to care for and educate children and create stronger …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Navigator Coach Rick Ibarra-Rivera

June 9th, 2016

1:14:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Navigator Coach Rick Ibarra-Rivera.  Rick’s professional Coaching career began a decade ago in 2005.  Rick's passion is helping others achieve their dreams and making a …

Franchise Interviews Meets With Jeff Garrett, Founder of Lumberjack's Franchise

June 2nd, 2016

37:00

We are meeting with Jeff Garrett, founder of Lumberjacks.  In 2004, in one of those “wake up in the middle of the night” moments, Jeff Garrett thought of Lumberjacks and the timber industry theme. He immediately got to …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Romp n' Roll Franchise Opportunity

May 26th, 2016

43:00

When Michael and Babz Barnett saw a tweet from ABC scouting contestants for new TV show, Shark Tank, six years ago, they had no idea what they’d be walking into. In fact, they saw the premier episode in their hotel room …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Chris Covelli of #getfried French Fry Cafe

May 19th, 2016

33:00

We are meeting with the cofounder of #getfried Chris Covelli of #getfried French Fry Cafe a new franchise model that is betting on a relatively untapped market in the U.S.: topped French fries.

At #getfried, guests can …

Franchise Interviews Meets with 18/8 Fine Men's Hair Salon's Franchise

May 12th, 2016

41:00

18/8 Fine Men’s Salons are hair care and grooming centers for men, a reinvention of the barber shop, providing hair and grooming services for men in a relaxing, comfortable atmosphere geared toward the specific needs of …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Sloan's Ice Cream Franchise Opportunity

May 5th, 2016

43:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with David Wild, Director of franchising for Sloan’s Ice Cream.  A true icon of South Florida, Sloan’s is renowned for its award winning luxury ice cream flavors, candies and …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the School Spirit Vending Franchise Opportunity

April 28th, 2016

49:00

We are meeting with Matt Miller of School Spirit Vending.  School Spirit Vending (SSV) is focused on providing hassle-free, year-round fundraising …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Stone Coat Franchise Opportunity

April 21st, 2016

30:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Sam Hance, President of Stone Coat. This Dallas-based company is the leading innovator of a unique process creating true stone wall finishes. The company exclusive "Blown …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Snapology Franchise Opportunity

April 14th, 2016

30:00

We are meeting with Laura Coe, co-founder of Snapology.  Snapology offers a wide array of interactive, play-based activities for children ages 1-14 – …

Snip- its Salon and Autism Speaks on Franchise Interviews

April 7th, 2016

1:01:00

We have a great show today.  April is Autism Awareness Month and Snip-its salon, a child-focused hair salon and franchise has partnered with Autism Speaks to develop a special haircutting training guide for stylists and …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Paris Baguette Franchise Opportunity

March 31st, 2016

57:00

We are meeting with Larry Sidoti, Chief Development Officer of Paris Baguette.  Paris Baguette, a fast-casual premier baking concept so popular in …

Disrupting the Industry with its Innovative Approach to Psychotherapy

March 17th, 2016

42:00

Nearly one in five Americans experience mental health and relationship issues every year, yet available treatment options have been slow to adapt or …

Franchise Interviews with Jason Leverant, President of Atwork Group Franchise

March 10th, 2016

43:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Jason Leverant, President and COO of the Atwork Group franchise opportunity.  AtWork is considered one of the best staffing agencies for franchises nationwide.  The goal …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Tikiz Shaved Ice and Ice Cream Franchise

March 3rd, 2016

41:00

Just about every man, women and child in America can recall the sight and sounds of an ice cream truck at a park or event on a warm sunny day. The familiar jingle sent children grabbing for spare change and running …

Franchise Interviews Meets Charles Bonfiglio, CEO of the Tint World Franchise

February 25th, 2016

32:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Charles Bonfiglio, the CEO of Tint World.  Since 1982 Tint World® has provided high-quality window tinting and vehicle accessories to people who love their cars. With a …

Franchise Interviews Meets with John Neitzel, CEO of Bar Louie

February 18th, 2016

30:00

In franchising, consistency is king. Every location offers the same layout, décor, menu and specials. While that may suit other brands, Bar Louie is taking a different approach that’s not only appreciated by guests – …

Branding - Franchise Interviews Meets With The Marketing Doctor, John Tantillo

February 11th, 2016

36:00

There are two key elements you receive when buying a franchise: They include a system and a brand.  Today we have the honor of speaking with award winning marketing professional, lecturer and teacher, Dr. John …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the SPENGA Franchise Opportunity

February 4th, 2016

39:00

SPENGA is an unrivaled fitness experience. Unlike any studio of its kind, SPENGA combines three essential elements of fitness to create what’s simply known as the best workout ever. This unique concept delivers …

The Fastest Growing Franchise In The Craft Beer Industry - The Casual Pint

January 28th, 2016

36:00

We are meeting with The Casual Pint – a Tennessee-based craft beer market which started franchising its “coffee shop of beers” concept in January 2014.  The story of The Casual Pint begins with Jon Robinette in 1976. …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Oscar Zapata, Founder of Shots

January 21st, 2016

35:00

We are meeting with Oscar Zapata, CEO and founder of Shots. SHOTS is an interactive shot bar.  SHOTS, Props and Fun is what they do. This is a movement and you are invited to experience it for yourself.  Their hand …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Laura Novak Meyer of Little Nest Portraits

January 14th, 2016

33:00

LITTLE NEST FOUNDER LAURA NOVAK MEYER BEGAN HER PHOTOGRAPHY CAREER AT AGE 23 AND MET IT WITH SWIFT SUCCESS.

Her fresh sensibility and talent for …

Self Awareness, Self-Improvement and Education - Four Must Read Books For 2016

January 7th, 2016

1:00:00

Our first show of the year focuses on self-awareness, self-improvement, and education.  Today’s show we recommend four great books to read for 2016.  …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Nutty Scientists Franchise Opportunity

December 31st, 2015

54:00

We are meeting with Shery Christopher, the Sr. Vice President of Nutty Scientists USA.  Nutty Scientists is the leading provider of interactive programs related to science and geared toward students PK-6, incorporating …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Cookie Cutters Haircuts for Kids Franchise

December 24th, 2015

45:00

Founded in 1994 and franchising since 1995, Cookie Cutter Haircuts for Kids is one of the first and most unique children's' haircutting franchises in the country. The unique store design includes an in-store playground …

Franchise Interviews with 1000 Degrees Neapolitan Pizzeria

December 17th, 2015

55:00

We are meeting with Brian Petruzzi of 1000 Degrees Neapolitan Pizzeria.  Serving customizable, authentic Neapolitan pizza on hand-tossed, never …

Franchise Interview with the Dental Fix Rx Franchise System

December 10th, 2015

34:00

We are meeting with Scott Mortier-Business Development for Dental Fix Rx franchise opportunity— Dental Fix Rx is a fast-growing mobile dental equipment repair service franchise and has landed on Franchise Times …

Franchise Podcast with Scott Walker of Screenmobile

December 3rd, 2015

53:00

We are meeting with Scott Walker, the CEO of Screenmobile.  Screenmobile is the nation's largest mobile screening franchise in the U.S., offering franchise opportunities for those desiring a non-traditional path towards …

Franchise Interview with E2 Young Engineers Franchise Opportunity

November 25th, 2015

35:00

We are meeting with Amir Asor, CEO and founder E2 Young Engineers. E2 Young Engineers enrichment programs adopt a rational edutainment (the combination of education and entertainment) approach. E2 Young Engineers have …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Growler USA - America's Microbrew Pub Franchise

November 19th, 2015

40:00

Have you ever dreamed of owning your own pub?  We are meeting with Dan White, the founder and CEO of Growler USA.  Growler USA - America's Microbrew Pub, launched in 2014, is a neighborhood gathering place dedicated to …

Franchise Interview With The Blue Moon Estate Sales Franchise

November 12th, 2015

34:00

Over the years, we have had some interesting categories and concepts on our show.  Today, we are meeting with David and Debra Blue of Blue Moon Estate Sales.  At Blue Moon Estate Sales, their franchisee specialists are …

Franchise Interview with Lil Lovell of the Coyote Ugly Saloon Franchise

November 5th, 2015

42:00

We are meeting with Lil Lovell of Coyote Ugly Saloon franchise.  The most famous bar on the planet is now the hottest franchise concept on the planet! With over 20 years of experience, Coyote Ugly is seeking …

Franchise Interviews with Sweet Lorraine's Fabulous Mac n' Cheeze

October 29th, 2015

48:00

You might get a bit hungry after this show.  We are meeting with Lorraine Platman, Founder and Head Chef of Sweet Lorraine’s Fabulous Mac n’ Cheez! …

Franchise Interviews Meets with SpeedPro Imaging Franchise

October 22nd, 2015

48:00

We are meeting with Boris Katsnelson, CEO of SpeedPro Imaging.  With several decades of experience, SpeedPro Imaging is the nation's leader in large format imagery. We specialize in a variety of high quality product …

Franchise Interview - Sean Collins, CEO of the Costa Vida Franchise

October 8th, 2015

36:00

Today's show begins with an interview we did on CBS Radio with Business Coach Lynn Johnoson.  In Part II, we are meeting with Sean Collins, the CEO …

Franchise Interview With Mark Anderson, CEO of Brewsters Chicken

October 1st, 2015

40:00

Brewster’s Chicken has all the following under the same roof: Buckets of chicken, Brewster’s Chicken, Chicken sandwiches, and side items. Brewster’s …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Stacey Kimmins, the President of Fun Bus

September 24th, 2015

32:00

We had an opportunity to meet with Fun Bus at the International Franchise Expo in NYC.  It’s more than a bus…. It’s an experience! FUN BUS Fitness FUN on Wheels® is THE Children’s “FUN Fitness Program”, with a low-cost, …

Snip-Its Franchise Opportunity on Franchise Interviews

September 17th, 2015

42:00

Back in 1993, Joanna Meiseles sought a hair salon that catered to her young children. But instead of a salon, she discovered a business opportunity. That’s because at each hair salon she visited, she either found (1) …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Central Bark Doggy Day Care Franchise

September 10th, 2015

36:00

We are meeting with Jackie Jordan and Chris Gaba of the Central Bark Doggy Day Care franchise. Since 1997 and with over a million total dog visits to their system, Central Bark Doggy Day Care have learned more about …

Zaniac Franchise Opportunity Meets with Franchise Interviews

September 3rd, 2015

39:00

We are meeting with Sidharth Oberoi, President and Chief Academic Officer, Zaniac.  Zaniac is a fun, colorful campus where kids are doing stuff like …

Franchise Interview with Franchise Expert and Consultant Dante Vespignani

August 27th, 2015

45:00

We are meeting with Dante Vespignani of Turma Inc. dba, The Entrepreneuers Source. Dante Vespignani has spent his entire career in the food and restaurant industry. Prior to starting Turma, Inc., he entered the business …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the KLA Schools Franchise Concept

August 20th, 2015

41:00

KLA Schools is an upscale preschool catering to children three months of age up to age six. KLA schools offers innovative early child care facilities …

Franchise Interview with The Pie Hole Franchise

August 13th, 2015

44:00

The Pie Hole, the celebrated Los Angeles based pie and coffee concept, recently  announced the launch of its worldwide franchise program. Named to …

Franchise Interviews with Dickey's Barbecue Pit

July 30th, 2015

31:00

We are meeting with Trinity Hall, Senior Vice President of Development for Dickey's Barbecue Pit.  Every Dickeys Barbecue Pit location smokes all of their meats on-site at the restaurant the same way it was done in …

Franchise Interview with Two Maids and A Mop Franchise

July 23rd, 2015

42:00

In today's podcast, we are meeting with Ron Holt, the CEO and President of Two Maids and a Mop.  Over the years, the Two Maids and Mop received some …

Finding Your Way Through The Real Estate Maze In the Quest to Buy A Franchise

July 16th, 2015

45:00

From what we have witnessed, the real estate market has changed dramatically over the last couple of years. Franchisees face a more difficult task of …

Franchise Podcast with Nick Molina of the VaporFi Franchise Opportunity

July 9th, 2015

32:00

We are meeting with Nick Molina, CEO of VaporFi.  VaporFi is a leader in the E-Cigarette and Vapor industry is on a mission to change the way you …

Scott Barnett, author of Gumption: Taking Bubba Gump from Movie to Restaurant

July 2nd, 2015

37:00

One of Marty McDermott’s favorite movies is Forrest Gump.  So when we heard Scott Barnett, author of Gumption: Taking Bubba Gump from Movie to Restaurant completed his book; we knew we had to have him on the show. Scott …

Slapfish Meets with Franchise Interviews

June 25th, 2015

35:00

We are meeting with Andrew Gruel, CEO/Founder, Slapfish Restaurant Group, LLC. Slapfish has made healthy, chef-driven seafood approachable & affordable for the masses, with signature items that include the …

Franchise Interviews Meets Maureen Recalde the Winner of The Voice of McDonald's

June 18th, 2015

35:00

We are meeting with Maureen Recalde, winner of the Voice of McDonald's.  Voice of McDonald's is the largest global singing competition of its kind, open to the 1.8 million McDonald's restaurant employees around the …

Let's Talk Franchising with Hossein Kasmai, CEO of Franchise Creator

June 11th, 2015

37:00

This morning we are going to be discussing franchising with Hossein Kasmai, Chief Executive Officer and founder of Franchise Creator.  Mr. Kasmai founded many franchise concepts of his own including Guard-A-Kid. …

Pizza In A Cone. Franchise Interviews Meets with The Original Kono Pizza

June 4th, 2015

35:00

We are meeting with Matt Bailey, vice president of operations for "The Original" Kono Pizza.  The "Original" Kono rocked the country when it …

Franchise Interview with the Schooley Mitchell Franchise

May 21st, 2015

41:00

We are meeting with Dennis Schooley of the Schooley Mitchel franchise opportunity.  Schooley Mitchell has been featured by Entrepreneur and Inc. …

Dr. John P. Hayes and 12 Amazing Franchise Opportunities for 2015

May 14th, 2015

1:30:00

Dr. John P. Hayes and 12 Amazing Franchise Opportunities for 2015

This year, Dr. John P. Hayes came out with a new e-book “12 Amazing Franchise Opportunities for 2015”  We are going to play our interview with Dr. John P. …

Franchise Interview with Chris Goethe of the Primrose School franchise.

May 7th, 2015

33:00

We are meeting with the VP of Primrose School franchise, Chris Goethe.  Primrose Schools is an accredited private preschool that provides a premier …

Franchising the Waxing Industry

April 23rd, 2015

31:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Summer Vasilas and Alex Arlotta the founders of Waxing the City. As the upkeep of individual body parts such as eyelash extensions, facials, body waxing and pedicures …

The Solution to Marketing Gone Bad

April 16th, 2015

42:00

Today's show is all about marketing.  A woman tests out a local fitness franchise, has a horrible experience, and never returns. About three months later, she receives a marketing piece thanking her for being a loyal …

Franchise Interview with Darren Guccione of Keeper Security, Inc.

April 9th, 2015

34:00

Did you know over 1,000 companies were hacked in 2014 alone, and that doesn’t even touch the number of individuals that had their personal information compromised? Between May 2013 and May 2014 the Ponemon Institute …

Franchise Interview with the BrightStar Care Franchise Opportunity

April 2nd, 2015

37:00

 If you are a fan of Undercover Boss, you will enjoy today’s show.  We are meeting with Executive Vice President, International for BrightStar Care …

Franchise Interview with Gigi Schweikert of Lightbridge Academy

March 26th, 2015

43:00

We are meeting with Gigi Schweikert, the Chief Operating Officer for Lightbridge Academy.  Lightbridge Academy was recognized by Entrepreneur Magazine as one of the Leading Edge Franchisors that are innovating in Big …

Meet Crushed Red and Chris Larocca of the Crushed Red Franchise Opportunity

March 12th, 2015

39:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Chris Larocca, the founder of Crushed Red.  Based in St. Louis, Crushed Red is carving out a distinct niche in the fast-casual restaurant segment dubbed "Artisan Fast." …

One of 27 Ice Cream Shops To Visit Before You Die

March 5th, 2015

43:00

We are meeting with and Jim Ryan, COO of CREAM.  Headquartered in Millbrae, California and recently named one of "27 Ice Cream Shops You Need To Visit Before You Die," CREAM is a rapidly growing fast casual restaurant …

Franchise Interview with Native Grill and Wings

February 27th, 2015

35:00

We are meeting with Dan Chaon, CEO of Native Grill & Wings.. The mission of Native Grill and Wings is to provide their guests with excellent service, exceptional food, and a memorable experience, while continuing to …

Franchise Interview with Profile by Sanford

February 19th, 2015

31:00

We are meeting with Nate Malloy, COO of Profile by Sanford.  Profile® by Sanford® is a comprehensive weight management program designed by Sanford Health physicians and scientists, as a Simple, Effective & …

Franchise Interviews Meets with My Elder Advocate

February 5th, 2015

39:00

From preventing nursing home evictions to providing ongoing health monitoring, My Elder Advocate offers families peace of mind knowing a plan is in place to ensure the best possible care for their aging relatives. The …

Franchise Interview with Star of Undercover Boss and President of Tilted Kilt

January 29th, 2015

45:00

We start off today's show with our most recent interview on WVOX with the Marketing Dr. John Tantillo.  Next we are meeting  with the President of the Tilted Kilt and star of Undercover Boss Ron Lynch.  The Tilted Kilt …

Franchise Interview with RainTree

January 22nd, 2015

1:11:00

We have a great show today - We are meeting with Michael Haith, Chairman of the Board for Raintree.  RainTree is a team of outsourced franchise sales professionals to help emerging, mid-size and mature brands increase …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Batteries Plus Bulbs Franchise Opportunity

January 15th, 2015

38:00

We have a great show today - We are meeting  with John Twist, VP of Franchise & Business Development at Batteries Plus Bulbs.  In business since …

Living The American Dream Through Franchising

January 8th, 2015

38:00

We have a great show  today.  We are meeting with Tony Lutfi, CEO of the Marlu Investment Group.  The Marlu Investment Group are franchise owners to systems like Arby’s, Church’s Chicken, Jack in the Box, Sears …

The Magic of Choosing Uncertainty with Franchise Author and Expert Tom Scarda

December 31st, 2014

58:00

Special Prime Time Episode

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with franchise expert, franchise author and consultant Tom Scarda and Tom is …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Franchise

December 18th, 2014

37:00

We are meeting with Scott Nichols, Director of Franchise Business Development for Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores. 
The Outlet stores (Sears Outlet) …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Big Frog Franchise Opportunity

December 11th, 2014

53:00

We have a great show today.  We are meeting with Leeward J. Bean, President and CEO of Big Frog, Ronald E. DeFrece, Vice President and COO of Big Frog, and Dr. Christina (Tina) Bacon-DeFrece, Ph.D., Executive Vice …

Franchise Interviews Meets with Hireology

December 4th, 2014

46:00

We have a great show  today.   We are meeting  with Adam Robinson, Chief Hireologist at Hireology.

The Hireology selection management platform …

iDropped Franchise Meets with Franchise Interviews Weekly Radio Show

November 20th, 2014

34:00

We are meeting  with Charles Hibble, CEO of the idropped franchise opportunity.  iDropped provides fast, on-site mobile device repair for the most …

Schwietert’s Cone and Candy Franchise Opportunity Meets Franchise Interviews

November 13th, 2014

36:00

We are meeting with Jeff Schwietert of the Schwietert’s Cone and Candy franchise opportunity.  Schwietert’s   is a family run, candy and ice cream franchise. With three locations along the Oregon coast they are eager to …

Great Women Leaders in Franchising Meets with Susan Black-Beth and Ann Connor

October 30th, 2014

1:19:00

This October, Franchise Interviews is featuring “Great Women Leaders in Franchising” month.  We are first meeting with Susan Black-Beth.  Susan is the Chief Operating Officer of Super Wash, Inc., the nation’s largest …

Great Women Leaders in Franchising with Melanie Bergeron

October 23rd, 2014

50:00

This month Franchise Interviews is celebrating Great Women Leaders in franchising.  Today's interview is with Melanie Bergeron.  Melanie officially joined the family business in 1989 when she was awarded the first TWO …

Great Women Leaders in Franchising Interview with Jo Kirchner Primrose Schools

October 17th, 2014

32:00

This October, Franchise Interviews is featuring "Great Women Leaders in Franchising" month. Today you are going to hear our interview with Jo …

Franchise Interviews Discusses Great Women Leaders in Franchising-Hala Moddelmog

October 9th, 2014

33:00

Over the last eight years, Franchise Interviews weekly radio show has interviewed some amazing leaders in the world of franchising.  This October, Franchise Interviews is featuring “Great Women Leaders in Franchising” …

Franchise Interviews Great Women Leaders in Franchising Catherine Monson

October 2nd, 2014

31:00

Over the last eight years, Franchise Interviews weekly radio show has interviewed some amazing leaders in the world of franchising. This October, Franchise Interviews is featuring "Great Women Leaders in Franchising" …

Franchise Interviews meets with the bluefrog Plumbing and Drain franchise

September 25th, 2014

34:00

We have a great show  today - We are meeting  with Mark Dawson, CEO and President of bluefrog Plumbing + Drain.

Bluefrog Plumbing + Drain™ was launched in 2014 by a team with decades of plumbing franchise industry …

Handel's Homemade Ice Cream and Yogurt Meets with Franchise Interviews

September 18th, 2014

39:00

We are meeting with Leonard Fisher, President and owner of Handel's Homemade Ice Cream & Yogurt. Since 1945 Handel's Homemade Ice Cream & Yogurt is made fresh every day on the premises. We use products, …

Franchise Interviews welcomes back Cartridge World.

September 4th, 2014

34:00

We are meeting with Bill Swanson, CEO of Cartridge World.

Cartridge World background:

•             Cartridge World is the world’s leading retailer and franchisor specializing in selling brand name printers, high-quality …

Matt Kelton of the Showhomes Franchise Meets with Franchise Interviews

August 28th, 2014

31:00

We are meeting  Matt Kelton, CEO of Showhomes.  Founded in 1986, Showhomes has helped Realtors® and homeowners sell more than 25,000 residential properties worth more than $8.5 billion, by transforming high-end vacant …

Susan Black-Beth, COO for Super Wash and creator of Franchise Capital Exchange

August 22nd, 2014

49:00

An annual Chicago event coming up at the end of August (August 25 to August 27) is the answer that many franchisors are looking for.  Three years ago, a business-powerhouse saw a problem and did something about it by …

9Round Franchise Opportunity Meets with Franchise Interviews

August 14th, 2014

35:00

We are meeting with with Shannon "The Cannon" Hudson, Founder of 9Round.  9Round fitness is a 30 minute full body kickboxing program. Their workouts …

Totally Nutz Franchise Meets with Franchise Interviews.

August 7th, 2014

37:00

We are meeting with with Matt Barker, the cofounder of the Totally Nutz franchise.

Founded in 1992 and franchising since May 2014, Totally Nutz’ has attracted thousands of customers with its delectable flavors and …

A Thousand Bucks to Become a Franchise Owner!

July 24th, 2014

32:00

 A Thousand Bucks to Become a Franchise Owner-

Have your heard of crowdfunding?  It is possible through crowdfunding to own part of a franchise for $1,000.  We are meeting with Mandy Calara, the CEO and Founder at  …

John Blair of Frannet Meets with Franchise Interviews

July 17th, 2014

40:00

We are meeting John Blair, Director of Marketing for Frannet. FranNet is North America's most respected leader in matching individuals with franchise opportunities. Based in Louisville, Ky., FranNet has more than 100 …

FranchiseTeacher.com Meets with Franchise Interviews

July 10th, 2014

1:12:00

We are meeting with franchise veteran and expert Chris Simnick. Chris Simnick is Founder ofFranchiseTeacher.com which is part of the Synergy Franchise Group Network. Chris is also President and Founder of Synergy …

Tropical Smoothie Cafe Meets with Franchise Interviews

June 26th, 2014

35:00

We are meeting with Mike Rotondo, CEO of Tropical Smoothie Café... What began as a single location on a beach in Destin, Florida has grown to be a lifestyle brand for people looking for healthy alternatives to fast …

7 Tips on Attending a Franchise Show

June 18th, 2014

36:00

This week (June 19 to June 21) is the yearly International Franchise Expo in Manhattan at the legendary Jacob Javits Center. Numerous franchise experts refer to this event as the Super Bowl of franchising. Today you …

Persona Neapolitan Pizzeria Meets with Franchise Interviews

June 12th, 2014

52:00

We are meeting with World Pizza Champion Glenn Cybulski, Co-Founder of Persona Neapolitan Pizzeria.Persona Pizzeria offers a delicious and truly …

Another Broken Egg Franchise Meets with Franchise Interviews

May 29th, 2014

38:00

We are meeting with Ron Green, CEO of Another Broken Egg Café. Another Broken Egg Café is a full-service breakfast, brunch and lunch restaurant. …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Money Mailer franchise opportunity

May 22nd, 2014

35:00

We are meeting with Chris Rimlinger, VP of Marketing for the Money Mailer franchise.  For over 34 years, Money Mailer franchisees and their staffs have helped local business owners increase market share. Their targeted, …

K-9 Resorts Daycare & Luxury Hotel franchise on Franchise Interviews

May 15th, 2014

42:00

Franchise Interviews meets with the K-9 Resorts Daycare & Luxury Hotel franchise.   Jason and Steven Parker, co-founders of Fanwood-based K-9 Resorts Daycare & Luxury Hotel, first got in the dog business when as …

Franchise Interviews Meets the Ichor Restaurant Group Franchise Opportunities

May 8th, 2014

34:00

Franchise Interviews meets with the Ichor Restaurant Group/Old Carolina Barbecue.  Brian Bailey will talk about his background, the inception of …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Gravity Vault Franchise Opportunity

May 1st, 2014

34:00

Franchise Interviews meets with the Gravity Vault franchise.  Lucas and Tim will go over their backgrounds and the inception story behind starting …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Junkluggers Franchise Opportunity

April 24th, 2014

30:00

This show will focus on how Junkluggers, a junk-removal franchise, was started by CEO Josh Cohen right after college with the use of his mother's …

Franchise Interviews Primetime - Unishippers, Unishippers, Unishippers

April 18th, 2014

1:42:00

This is our first prime time show on BlogTalkRadio in 7 years.  Tonight's show is broken into 3 segments and features the Unishippers franchise opportunity.  In part 1, we are meeting Kevin Lathrop, president of …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Toast Cafe Franchise Opportunity

April 17th, 2014

33:00

Franchise Interviews meets with the Toast franchise opportunity.  In their time as actors and musicians in New York City, Robert and his friend Brian Burchill made a ritual of home-cooked omelets made from scratch in …

Franchise Interviews Welcomes Back The UPS Store Franchise Opportunity

April 3rd, 2014

40:00

Franchise Interviews welcomes back The UPS Store. The UPS Store has received the following accolades:
#1 postal and business services franchise in …

Jo Kirchner, President & CEO of Primrose Schools on Franchise Interviews

March 20th, 2014

1:14:00

Today's show is broken into three parts.  First, we are meeting Jo Kirchner, President & CEO of Primrose Schools  Founded by Paul and Marcy Erwin …

Pirtek USA meets with Franchise Interviews

March 13th, 2014

32:00

We are meeting Morgan Arundel, President of Pirtek USA.  Pirtek is the fluid power system leader in sales and service, the only brand of its kind in franchising in the United States. Pirtek boasts nearly 400 units in 22 …

Franchise Interviews meets with the Engineering for Kids franchise

March 6th, 2014

33:00

Engineering for Kids comes from the mind of educator Dori Roberts. With an extensive educational background in math and technology education, Roberts …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Mosquito Joe Franchise Opportunity

February 27th, 2014

36:00

Mosquitoes are big news these days, and so is the solution. Mosquito control is a hot topic.

Mosquito Joe, a leading mosquito control treatment …

Palm Beach Vapors Franchise meets with Franchise Interviews

February 20th, 2014

44:00

We are meeting with Chip Paul (co-founder) from Palm Beach Vapors franchise.  Palm Beach Vapors is a pioneer in the e-cigarette vapor market. They …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Wok Box Franchise Opportunity

February 6th, 2014

33:00

We are meeting with Lawrence Eade of the Wok Box franchise.  Wok Box is a quick casual service restaurant specializing in amazing wok-cooked Asian food. Wok Box now has franchise opportunities available in selected …

1800Fix.com Franchise on Franchise Interviews

January 30th, 2014

44:00

Over the years, we have had some interesting and new franchise concepts.  This week Franchise Interviews is meeting with Tony Brea, Co-Founder of 1800Fix.com.  The mission of 1800Fix.com is to become the #1 alternative …

Ann Connor, Women Empowered By Business Award on Franchise Interviews

January 23rd, 2014

46:00

This week Franchise Interviews is meeting with franchisee of AdviCoach Ann Connor.  Ann recently received a Crystal Award from WEBB Women Empowered By Business

 Every year, WEBB - Women Empowered By Business , an …

Salons by JC meets with Franchise Interviews

January 16th, 2014

35:00

Co-Founder Jack Griffey's wife was a hair stylist who rented a chair in a salon suite. He quickly saw the potential to launch a creative real estate development and leasing business in the franchise industry that …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Flips Franchise Opportunity

January 9th, 2014

36:00

We are meeting with Valerie White..Chief Merchandising Officer of Flips.  And Flips is America’s only Fashion flip flop store. Here is some more …

Creative Colors International Meets with Franchise Interviews

January 2nd, 2014

39:00

We are meeting with  Mark Bollman, the President of Creative Colors International.  Creative Colors International is a mobile-operated service …

Incorporating A Wellness Program Into Franchising on Franchise Interviews

December 19th, 2013

37:00

We are meeting with Wanda Sieber, Unishippers of Green Bay. Unishippers is focused on just one thing: helping small and medium-sized businesses save time and money on all their shipping needs. And as the largest …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Meineke Franchise

December 12th, 2013

25:00

We are meeting with Dave Schafers of Meineke, Sr. VP of Business Development Driven Brands Inc.  Formerly known as the muffler repair experts, …

Seven Year Anniversary Show - Aaron's Franchise Seven Years Later

November 27th, 2013

1:28:00

Today Franchise Interviews is celebrating 7 years and our 350th show with the Aaron's franchise opportunity.

Aaron's is North America's leader in the …

Welcyon, Fitness After 50 on Franchise Interviews

November 21st, 2013

35:00

Their Co-founder believed America needed a unique exercise environment specifically for people 50 and over. He was aware of the movement towards active aging and the push to maintain independence. At the same time, he …

The Flip Flop Dogs Franchise Opportunity.

November 15th, 2013

40:00

Over the last month, Franchise Interviews has focused on the pet industry.  Here’s why:
According to the June 3, 2011 issue of USA TODAY, “There are …

The Dog Wizard Franchise Meets with Franchise Interviews

October 31st, 2013

38:00

After graduating from Wake Forest University, where she played four years of scholarship basketball, Gretchen Hollifield went to school to become a …

Wag N Wash Francise Meets with Franchise Interviews

October 24th, 2013

33:00

We are meeting with  Dan Remus and Jef Strauss, Co-Founders of Wag ‘N Wash Healthy Pet Center.   Founded in 1999 and franchising since 2006, Wag ‘N …

Shayne Smith, The Why Factor and Tutor Doctor

October 18th, 2013

38:00

We are meeting with  Shayne Smith, motivational speaker to the Why Factor and Tutor Doctor President Frank Milner.
Tutor Doctor, a worldwide tutoring franchise that provides individualized home-based instruction to …

Subcategory Business Opportunities in the Non-Medical Senior

October 10th, 2013

1:38:00


Over the last decade, Franchise Interviews has spoken about the tremendous growth in the non-medical senior care industry. Interesting enough, there are now subcategories to the non-medical senior care industry. This …

Mellow Mushroom Meets with Franchise Interviews

September 26th, 2013

36:00

We are meeting with Meredith Hillman, VP and Account Director, ePrize and Annica Kreider, VP of brand development, Mellow Mushroom.
For 39 years, Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers has been serving up fresh stone baked …

Pet Supplies Plus Meets with Franchise Interviews

September 19th, 2013

33:00

We are meeting with  Larry Flaherty, director of franchise development with Pet Supplies Plus.
With more than 275 locations in 23 Eastern states, Pet Supplies Plus has earned the reputation as America’s Favorite …

Franchise Interviews meets with the Project Pie Franchise

September 12th, 2013

35:00

We are meeting with James Markham the architect of the fast-casual pizza segment.  James will share how and why he designed something out of nothing and proves that innovation is never-ending.  Markham, a longtime pizza …

Franchising and Technology

August 29th, 2013

51:00

 I can't think of a better word but "cool".  The technology in franchising today is truly amazing.  Find out why by listening to today's show.  We …

Margaritas Mexican Restarant on Franchise Interviews

August 22nd, 2013

34:00

We are meeting with John Pelletier, Founder and CEO of Margaritas Mexican Restaurant.
Margaritas Mexican Restaurant has become an experience warmly embraced by people looking for a place to visit as well as a place to …

Chronic Tacos Franchise Meets with Franchise Interviews

August 15th, 2013

39:00

We are meeting with Michael Mohammed, CEO of Chronic Tacos, Chronic Tacos is the fast casual concept that offers the taste of Mexican cuisine in a fun, laid back atmosphere.
 
Chronic Tacos was founded in 2001 by Randy …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the Your Pie Franchise

August 8th, 2013

35:00

We are meeting the founder of the Your Pie's franchise  Drew French.
Your Pie is the world’s originator of the quick-serve, brick-oven, customized personal pizza concept. Your Pie owner and originator Drew French …

Franchise Interviews Meets With Erbert and Gerberts

August 1st, 2013

42:00

We are meeting with Chuck Schwalbe, Director of Marketing, for Erbert & Gerbert’s.  Erbert & Gerbert’s Sandwich Shop is a quick service restaurant serving up the best sandwiches on the planet. In a complicated …

Franchise Interviews meets with ServiceMaster Clean

July 25th, 2013

32:00

We are meeting with Dave Messanger, who is the director of market expansion,
About ServiceMaster Clean
ServiceMaster Clean is part of the ServiceMaster family of brands, one of the world's largest and most versatile …

Franchise Interviews meets with Jakes Wayback Burgers

July 18th, 2013

41:00

We are meeting with Bill Chemero, Executive Vice President of Jake’s Wayback Burgers.
Wayback Burgers began in 1991 as Jake's Hamburgers with a single restaurant in Newark, DE which still occupies its original location …

Exercise Coach Franchise Meets with Franchise Interviews

July 11th, 2013

32:00

We are meeting with Brian Cygan, Founder and CEO of Exercise Coach
The Exercise Coach franchise is a comprehensive, turnkey business system that is extremely rewarding to those who are passionate about delivering …

French Fry Heaven on Franchise Interivews

July 3rd, 2013

37:00

Headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla., French Fry Heaven was created in 2010 by Scott Nelowet and is first and leader in the “Gourmet Fry” market – home to the World’s Best French Fries. The mission of French Fry Heaven …

Yummy Cupcakes Meets with Franchise Interviews

June 27th, 2013

34:00

We are meeting with Tiffini Soforenko, the Founder and CEO of Yummy Cupcakes and Dennis Mulgannon, Director of Franchising at Yummy Cupcakes. …

Tips on Attending a Franchise Show

June 20th, 2013

40:00

This weekend is the annual International Franchise Expo in New York City at the Jacob Javits Center. Many refer to this event as the Super Bowl of franchising.  Today you will hear our interview with the founder of …

Franchise Interviews Meets with the guardNow franchise

June 13th, 2013

35:00

Entrepreneur Zabi Kator is no stranger to what it means to start from the bare minimum, with growing fast company guardNOW within nine months he has managed to open 5 franchises including Los Angeles (home base), the …

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