Geeks On Call

On-site computer support
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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
N/R Not ranked last year
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Initial investment
$37K - $82K
Units as of 2014
75

Company Overview

Richard T. Cole founded Geeks on Call in 1999 to provide on-site computer service, repair, upgrades, networking and training to small and medium-sized businesses that do not have in-house technology support departments.

About Geeks On Call

Industry
Tech Businesses
Founded
1999
Leadership
Dave Roush, CEO

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
2001 (20 years)
# of employees at HQ
60
Where seeking

This company is seeking new franchisees throughout the US.

# of Units
75 (as of 2014)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
7100 E. Pleasant Valley Rd., #300
Independence, OH 44131

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Geeks On Call 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
$34,900
Initial Investment
$37,200 - $81,900
Net Worth Requirement
$100,000
Cash Requirement
$35,000 - $50,000
Royalty Fee
5.9%
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 week
Classroom Training
1 week
Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Field Operations
Marketing Support
Regional Advertising

Operations

Additional details about running this franchise.

Is absentee ownership allowed?
Yes
Can this franchise be run from home/mobile unit?
Yes
Can this franchise be run part time?
No
# of employees required to run
1-2
Are exclusive territories available?
Yes

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Updated: February 8th, 2021