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Yesco
#143 Franchise 500| Sign and lighting service and maintenance

About
Founded

1920

Franchising Since

2011 (7 Years)

Corporate Address

2401 Foothill Dr.
Salt Lake City, UT 84109

CEO

Joshua Young

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$65,000 - $352,200

Net-worth Requirement

$250,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$150,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$50,000 - $50,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

6%

Ad Royalty Fee

to 3%

Financing Options

Yesco offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee, equipment

Yesco has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Veteran Incentives

10% off franchise fee

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Purchasing Co-ops

Meetings/Conventions

Toll-Free Line

Grand Opening

Online Support

Field Operations

Proprietary Software

Franchisee Intranet Platform

Marketing Support

Co-op Advertising

Ad Templates

National Media

Regional Advertising

SEO

Website development

Email marketing

On-The-Job Training:

20 hours

Classroom Training:

70 hours

Additional Training:

Ongoing coaching by phone

Absentee Ownership Allowed
Number of Employees Required to Run:

3

Yesco is ranked #143 in the Franchise 500!
Bio
Yesco was founded in 1920. Since that time, the company has expanded its sign and lighting operations across the United States and is recognized by its many iconic structures including the Hard Rock Cafe guitar and the Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas sign. In 2011, Yesco began to offer its service model as a franchise to both entrepreneurs and existing sign business owners. Yesco franchises focus on the service and maintenance of business lighting and signage, using the company's proprietary business management software.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $65,000 High - $352,200
Units
+12.8%+12 UNITS (1 Year) +26.2%+22 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new units in the following regions/states: Canada
Franchise Financing
Using 401(K)/IRA Funds
  • Tax Penalty-Free
  • Debt Free
  • Expert Guidance
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Disclaimer

The Franchise 500 is not intended to endorse, advertise, or recommend any particular franchise. It is solely a research tool you can use to compare franchise operations. Entrepreneur stresses that you should always conduct your own independent investigation before investing money in a franchise.
Updated: August 31st, 2017