Tracy Stapp Herold

Tracy Stapp Herold

Tracy Stapp Herold is the special projects editor at Entrepreneur magazine. She works on franchise and business opportunity stories and listings, including the annual Franchise 500.
Entrepreneur Magazine's Top New Franchises of 2017
Franchise 500

Entrepreneur Magazine's Top New Franchises of 2017

New franchise owners have the chance to take advantage of the next big thing.
Meet These 7 Innovative New Franchises for 2017
Franchise 500

Meet These 7 Innovative New Franchises for 2017

They're doing things differently.
15 Secrets of the Fastest-Growing Franchises
Franchise 500

15 Secrets of the Fastest-Growing Franchises

Learn from the best.
Meet This Year's Fastest Growing Franchises
Franchises

Meet This Year's Fastest Growing Franchises

We release our annual list.
How Houston-Area Franchises Are Getting Super Bowl Ready
Super Bowl

How Houston-Area Franchises Are Getting Super Bowl Ready

It will likely be one of their busiest and most profitable weekends ever.
172 New Franchise Companies Hoping to be the Next Big Thing
Franchises

172 New Franchise Companies Hoping to be the Next Big Thing

Fresh opportunities that have emerged in just the past three years.
The 10 Hottest Franchise Business Categories
Holidays

The 10 Hottest Franchise Business Categories

Each of these companies has an unquenched capacity for growth.
100 Franchises With Discounts, Freebies or Incentives Just for Veterans
Franchises

100 Franchises With Discounts, Freebies or Incentives Just for Veterans

If you served your country, these companies make franchising easier for you.
Franchising's Top 115 Personal Service Brands
Franchise 500

Franchising's Top 115 Personal Service Brands

Check out this year's top personal-service franchises.
2016 Top 100 Low Cost Franchises
Franchises

2016 Top 100 Low Cost Franchises

The top 100 low-cost franchises, all for less than $60,000.
An Animal Lover Finds the Perfect Franchise -- and Financial Security
Franchise 500

An Animal Lover Finds the Perfect Franchise -- and Financial Security

A new mom finds financial security and flexibility with a pet-care-services franchise.
Here's the Top 20 Fastest-Growing Franchises of the Year
Franchises

Here's the Top 20 Fastest-Growing Franchises of the Year

Check out these rankings.
Why This Auto Repair Franchise Expanded to Nigeria
Franchise 500

Why This Auto Repair Franchise Expanded to Nigeria

An automotive repair franchise takes the leap.
How This Salad Franchise Freshened Up Its Image and Menu to Appeal to Smarter, Health-Conscious Customers
Saladworks

How This Salad Franchise Freshened Up Its Image and Menu to Appeal to Smarter, Health-Conscious Customers

Saladworks reinvents itself for a smarter, savvier and more health-minded customer.