Billy Sims BBQ

Barbecue
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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
N/R Not ranked last year
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Initial investment
$169K - $433K
Units as of 2016
49 36.1% over 3 years

Company Overview

Named for a former college and professional football player, Billy Sims BBQ was started in 2004 and began franchising in 2008. The company is based in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and most of its restaurants are located in Oklahoma and surrounding states.

About Billy Sims BBQ

Industry
Food
Founded
2004
Leadership
Jeff Jackson, Founder and CEO

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
2008 (13 years)
# of employees at HQ
6
Where seeking

This company is seeking new franchisees throughout the US.

# of Units
49 (as of 2016)

Franchisor Information

Social
Facebook, Twitter
Corporate Address
6570-B E. 51st St.
Tulsa, OK 74145

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Billy Sims BBQ franchise.

Financial Requirements & Ongoing Fees

Here’s what you can expect to spend to start the business and what ongoing fees the franchisor charges throughout the life of the business.

Initial Franchise Fee
$30,000
Initial Investment
$169,200 - $433,100
Net Worth Requirement
$250,000
Cash Requirement
$170,000
Royalty Fee
6%
Ad Royalty Fee
1%
Term of Agreement
10 years
Is franchise term renewable?
Yes

Training & Support Offered

Franchisors offer initial training programs and a variety of ongoing support options to help franchisees run their businesses.

On-The-Job Training
1.5 weeks
Classroom Training
4 weeks
Ongoing Support
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security & Safety Procedures
Lease Negotiation
Field Operations
Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Templates
Regional Advertising

Operations

Additional details about running this franchise.

Is absentee ownership allowed?
Yes
Can this franchise be run from home/mobile unit?
No
Can this franchise be run part time?
No
# of employees required to run
15
Are exclusive territories available?
Yes

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Updated: February 8th, 2021