One Hour Parties

Party & event planning
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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
N/R Not ranked last year
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Initial investment
$45K - $71K
Units as of 2012
7

Company Overview

About One Hour Parties

Industry
Services (Other)
Founded
2001
Leadership
Leanne Pardo Christopher Hughes, CEO

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
2008 (13 years)
# of employees at HQ
4
Where seeking

This company is seeking new franchisees in the following US states: Alaska, Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Iowa, Idaho, Kansas, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Missouri, Mississippi, Montana, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, Nevada, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Washington, West Virginia, Wyoming

# of Units
7 (as of 2012)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
3226 N.E. 87th St.
Seattle, WA 98115

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a One Hour Parties 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
$44,500 - $70,600
Net Worth Requirement
$100,000
Cash Requirement
$44,500 - $71,100
Royalty Fee
7%
Ad Royalty Fee
2%
Term of Agreement
5 years
Is franchise term renewable?
Yes

Financing Options

Some franchisors offer in-house financing, while others have relationships with third-party financing sources to which they refer qualified franchisees.

In-House Financing
One Hour Parties offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee

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
at opening
Classroom Training
5 days
Ongoing Support
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Field Operations
Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Templates
National Media
Regional Advertising

Operations

Additional details about running this franchise.

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

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Updated: February 8th, 2021