John Casablancas Modeling & Career Centers

John Casablancas Modeling & Career Centers

Modeling and acting school, talent agency
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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
N/R Not ranked last year
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Initial investment
$139K - $344K
Units as of 2015
27 -20.6% over 3 years

Company Overview

John Casablancas founded the Elite Model Group in 1971 and the John Casablancas Modeling & Career Centers in 1979. With locations around the world, the centers teach professional modeling, personal image development, TV commercial acting, runway techniques, makeup artistry, skin and hair care, exercise and nutrition. The parent company is Image Marketing Enterprises LLC.

About John Casablancas Modeling & Career Centers

Industry
Services (Other)
Related Categories
Miscellaneous Services, Tutoring
Founded
1979
Parent Company
Image Marketing Enterprises LLC
Leadership
James Gans, CEO

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
1979 (42 years)
# of employees at HQ
7
Where seeking

This company is seeking new franchisees throughout the US.

This company is seeking new franchisees worldwide.

# of Units
27 (as of 2015)

Franchisor Information

Social
Facebook, Twitter
Corporate Address
648 Trade Center Blvd.
Chesterfield, MO 63005

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a John Casablancas Modeling & Career Centers 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
$40,000 - $50,000
Initial Investment
$138,845 - $343,567
Cash Requirement
$150,000 - $200,000
Veteran Incentives
10% off franchise fee
Royalty Fee
7%
Ad Royalty Fee
3%
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.

Additional Training
At existing center
Ongoing Support
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Grand Opening
Online Support
Field Operations
Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Templates
National Media

Operations

Additional details about running this franchise.

Can this franchise be run from home/mobile unit?
No
Can this franchise be run part time?
No
# of employees required to run
4
Are exclusive territories available?
Yes

Franchise 500 Ranking History

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Updated: February 8th, 2021