Alternative Board (TAB), The

Alternative Board (TAB), The

Alternative Board (TAB), The
#257

Initial Investment

LOW: $41,261
HIGH: $91,696

Change in Units

+10.5% +20 UNITS (1 Year)
+19.5% +37 UNITS (3 Years)

Company Profile

Founded

1990

Franchising Since

1996 (20 Years)

Corporate Address

11031 Sheridan Blvd. Westminster, CO 80020

CEO

Jason Zickerman

About Alternative Board (TAB), The

Allen E. Fishman founded The Alternative Board (TAB) in St. Louis, Missouri, in 1990. TAB is a membership organization for CEOs, presidents and business owners, who meet once a month to discuss ways of improving their businesses. Each group is made up of no more than 12 members whose businesses are not in competition with one another. Members turn to other members and their facilitator for advice on different aspects of their business, such as improving sales and performance. TAB facilitators (franchisees) typically have 10 or more years’ senior level management or consulting experience. Some franchisees use TAB to complement an existing consulting practice.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$41,261 - $91,696

Net-worth Requirement

$300,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$70,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$9,450 - $44,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

10-50%

Ad Royalty Fee

Varies

Financing Options

Alternative Board (TAB), The offers in-house financing to cover the following: accounts receivable

Alternative Board (TAB), The has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory

Veteran Incentives


10% off franchise fee

Franchise 500® Rank History

Highest Rank: 200

Lowest Rank: 464

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 4 weeks

Training at headquarters: 6 days initially

Additional Training: Monthly/quarterly conference calls

Ongoing Support
Newsletter
Meetings
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Internet
Field Operations

Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Slicks
Regional Media
National Media

Number of employees required to run: 1

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Updated: October 1st, 2015

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