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2022 Franchise 500 Rank
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Initial investment
$762K - $3.2M
Units as of 2015
213 15.8% over 3 years

Company Overview

About World Gym

Founded
1976
Leadership
Guy Cammilleri, CEO

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
1982 (40 years)
# of employees at HQ
6
# of Units
213 (as of 2015)

Franchisor Information

Social
Facebook, Twitter
Corporate Address
1901 Avenue of the Stars, #1100
Los Angeles, CA 90067

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a World Gym 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
$25,000
Initial Investment
$762,200 - $3,212,500
Net Worth Requirement
$250,000
Cash Requirement
$100,000
Royalty Fee
$1K/mo.
Ad Royalty Fee
included
Term of Agreement
5 years
Is franchise term renewable?
Yes
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Financing Options

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

Third Party Financing
World Gym has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: equipment

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
7 days
Classroom Training
5 days
Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security & Safety Procedures
Lease Negotiation
Field Operations
Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Templates
Marketing Planning & Support

Operations

Additional details about running this franchise.

Is absentee ownership allowed?
Yes
Can this franchise be run from home/mobile unit?
No
Can this franchise be run part time?
No
# of employees required to run
15
Are exclusive territories available?
No
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Updated: February 8th, 2021