News and Articles About Franchise Players
Ramona Streit became a home care franchisee eight years ago. Here's how she made her decision and what she has learned along the way.
When she was 16, Dulce Luevano was making $5.15 working at CiCi's Pizza. Now, she owns her own shop.
Passion for her product drove Sanden Andrews to open up four Smoothie King shops.
As a 21-year-old business novice, Lauren Morenz found meaning in her job as a Fetch! Pet Care franchisee.
Andrew Wilson hasn't let the fact that hes spent five of the last 10 years deployed slow him down as a franchisee.
For this franchisee, franchising allowed her to serve others and find the love of her life.
Two franchisees spill on how they managed to make this fast-casual staple catch on in New England.
Franchise Players: How Six-Time Ukrainian Ballroom Dance Champs Became Fred Astaire Dance Studio Franchisees
Sasha and Olga Bylim came to the U.S. to teach ballroom dancing at Fred Astaire Dance Studio. Today, they are the franchisees of their own locations.
After retiring from the NFL, Troy Williamson decided to open a Which Wich restaurant in Aiken, S.C., where he grew up.
With 21 franchise locations in seven states, John Russell understands that just because different locations are under the same brand doesn't mean they are identical.
After becoming an Anago franchisee in Florida, Gloria Columna became the franchise's sole master franchisee in Puerto Rico, where she grew up.
Here's why Colleen McKenna became a Welcomemat Services franchisee after a 25 year career in PR and communications.
After 19 years as a professor at the University of Portland, Dr. Mind Hsu turned his hobby of tutoring into a second career.
After finding himself out of a job, Eddie Warren turned his automotive skills and love for cars into a career.
Returning to civilian life, Joe Walker found both comradery and a commitment to integrity in franchising.
After moving from Texas to Arizona, this young couple decided to open up the first Painting with a Twist franchise in the state.
This mother of twins wanted to open her own business, but nothing clicked until she discovered Bottle & Bottega.
Brian Trager had worked everywhere from Costa Rica to Vietnam before opening up several Menchie's Frozen Yogurt locations in upstate New York.
Want to make it big? Look into owning a franchise instead of opening up your own business, says this property management franchisee.
For Maria Tilton, a love for travel became a career when she invested in a Cruise Planners franchise.
This Shula Burger executive always wanted to own her own business. So, she opened her own Shula Burger franchise while still serving as director of marketing for the chain.
Steve and Stefani Kulawik talk about the challenges and triumphs of opening a family business that reflects their values.
Jennifer Burnett brought a slice of her parents' East Coast childhood to Texas, opening up a Capriotti's Sandwich Shop.
This franchising couple see every moment as a chance to advertise their franchise.
These College Hunks Hauling Junk franchisors tried to open up a pilot location for a new franchise concept, before converting the location into a Two Maids & A Mop franchised unit.