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Executive Tans
Tanning salon

Executive Tans No Longer Franchising
Tanning salon



Franchising Since

1995 (23 Years)

Corporate Address

603 Park Point Dr., #224
Golden, CO 80401

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$258,000 - $448,000

Net-worth Requirement


Liquid Cash Requirement

$50,000 - $75,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$25,000 - $25,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee


Ad Royalty Fee


Financing Options

Executive Tans has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Purchasing Co-ops



Toll-Free Line

Grand Opening

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Field Operations

Marketing Support

Co-op Advertising

Ad Templates

National Media

Regional Advertising

On-The-Job Training:

1 week

Classroom Training:

1 week

Additional Training:

At off-site locations

Absentee Ownership Allowed
Number of Employees Required to Run:

2 - 4

Wayne Smeal opened the first Executive Tans in Denver in 1991. The company now operates salons throughout the Southwest that offer customers tanning services and massages as well as swimwear and tanning products.
Initial Investment: Low - $258,000 High - $448,000

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S.
Franchise Financing
Using 401(K)/IRA Funds
  • Tax Penalty-Free
  • Debt Free
  • Expert Guidance
Learn More

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Updated: July 23rd, 2014