System4 Facility Services

System4 Facility Services

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Initial Investment

LOW: $86,000
HIGH: $388,000

Change in Units

+3.4% +1 UNITS (1 Year)
0.0% 0 UNITS (3 Years)

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Company Profile

Founded

2003

Franchising Since

2003 (13 Years)

Corporate Address

4700 Rockside Rd., #610 Independence, OH 44131

CEO

Phillip Kubec

About System4 Facility Services

Co-founders Phil Kubec and Edward Hammer started System4 based on their combined business experience. Kubec had been both a franchisee and the CEO of a large commercial cleaning franchise; he also became one of System4's first master franchisees. Hammer was involved in multiple entrepreneurial ventures prior to System4, including the startup of a vehicle rental company. In 2014, System4 ceased offering unit franchises and began converting all unit franchisees to independent "affiliates," which do not pay royalties and are free to do business with any company. The franchisor now offers only master franchises, and these are the numbers reflected in our listing for 2012 on.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$86,000 - $388,000

Net-worth Requirement

$250,000 - $800,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$75,000 - $150,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$50,000 - $300,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

1-6%

Financing Options

System4 Facility Services offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee

System4 Facility Services has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee

Veteran Incentives


10% off franchise fee

Franchise 500® Rank History

Highest Rank: 20

Lowest Rank: 405

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and in the following regions/states: See List

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 10 days

Training at headquarters: 4 days

Additional Training: Seminars

Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Meetings
Grand Opening
Internet
Security
Field Operations

Marketing Support
Ad Slicks

Absentee Ownership Allowed

Number of employees required to run: 3

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Updated: September 21st, 2016

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