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Franchise Euphoria

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Josh Brown, an Indiana-based franchise attorney and entrepreneur, shares his insights, strategies, frameworks, and best practices gained through more than 15 years of experience in the franchising industry. Franchise Euphoria sheds light on how to design the right business plan for you and your business, avoid the most common and costly mistakes, manage growth, and achieve your business dreams. You will hear from leading franchise and business experts as well as many franchisors who are in the process of growing their franchised businesses. Josh’s approach to business and the franchise world is honest, real, and authentic.

Josh Brown, an Indiana-based franchise attorney and entrepreneur, shares his insights, strategies, frameworks, and best practices gained through more than 15 years of experience in the franchising industry. Franchise Euphoria sheds light on how to design the right business plan for you and your business, avoid the most common and costly mistakes, manage growth, and achieve your business dreams. You will hear from leading franchise and business experts as well as many franchisors who are in the process of growing their franchised businesses. Josh’s approach to business and the franchise world is honest, real, and authentic.

Location:

United States

Description:

Josh Brown, an Indiana-based franchise attorney and entrepreneur, shares his insights, strategies, frameworks, and best practices gained through more than 15 years of experience in the franchising industry. Franchise Euphoria sheds light on how to design the right business plan for you and your business, avoid the most common and costly mistakes, manage growth, and achieve your business dreams. You will hear from leading franchise and business experts as well as many franchisors who are in the process of growing their franchised businesses. Josh’s approach to business and the franchise world is honest, real, and authentic.

Language:

English


Episodes

From Dishwasher to Franchisor with Mijo Alanis from Beyond Juicery + Eatery

8/16/2022
In the early 2000’s, life-time Restaurateurs Mijo Alanis and Pam Vivio began to notice a shocking new trend: while working in Pam’s family restaurant, they watched as people traded in their cheeseburgers and french fries for salads and fresh produce. After witnessing more and more customers seek healthier options, they began to theorize about a new concept that served fresh, healthy foods and smoothies. While this type of concept had begun to take a foothold on the East and West Coasts, Mijo...

Duration:00:33:29

Scaling Nonprofits for Social Good with David Keil, Founder of Franchise For Good

8/2/2022
David Keil, President of Franworth, joins the podcast today and he has flipped the traditional sense of franchise industry giveback on its head. Having extensive experience in the franchise space, previously serving as CEO for Haagen-Dazs Shoppes, HoneyBaked Ham, Pure Barre and The Lash Lounge, Keil has recently embarked on his newest mission – Franchise For Good. In 2020, Keil founded Franchise For Good, the nonprofit division of Franworth, with the vision of helping nonprofit companies...

Duration:00:29:35

Leveraging Technology to Bring the Stadium Home with Michael Kraner of My Backyard Sports

7/19/2022
The Covid-19 pandemic has created an ongoing trend of working and playing from home. And what better way to come together to connect than with sports? My Backyard Sports is one of the most unique franchises available and it does just that. Founder, Michael Kraner, joins the podcast today to share the unique offerings that My Backyard Sports brings to not only families, but the communities they live in and all of this matches the company’s core values. But how do they make this happen? By...

Duration:00:27:38

Expanding in the Franchise Market with Peter Stern of Mr Jeff

7/5/2022
New to the US market, Mr Jeff is a laundry service that boasts pick-up and drop-off services all from an app on your phone. While laundry isn’t always an exciting topic, this episode proves that anything can be made easier through tech and impeccable customer service. Peter Stern is the Managing Director of Mr Jeff in the US. He shares the history of Mr Jeff, the tech background of the company, and why moving into the United States is creating opportunities for franchisees. Expansion is...

Duration:00:28:35

Keeping it Simple at Pancheros with Joe Gale

3/26/2022
Franchising seems complicated, but in reality it is very simple. Simple doesn’t always mean easy, however, and that’s where choosing the right brand for you is important. Today’s guest is Joe Gale, Director of Franchise Development with Pancheros Mexican Grill. Pancheros was founded by Rodney Anderson in 1992 as a single restaurant in Iowa City. Now, as they celebrate their 30th birthday, the company also celebrates moving closer to their goal of opening 100 locations. In this episode, Joe...

Duration:00:25:07

Building a Franchise From the Ground Up with Amy Leclerc

3/1/2022
Amy’s career began in New York City, where she spent ten years in the media industry, cutting her teeth at Grey Advertising, which led to selling ads for the fashion magazine, NYLON. After a move to Oregon, Amy made a complete career pivot, following her love of exercise into a 10-year run overseeing franchise sales and business development for the boutique fitness brand barre3. At barre3, Amy was instrumental in building the business, scaling it from a scrappy startup into a cult brand with...

Duration:00:48:07

Healthcare & Franchising with Pete First from BrightStar Care

9/30/2021

Duration:00:30:22

The Wealthy Franchisee

6/15/2021
Scott Greenberg helps franchisees improve their leadership skills and grow their business. For more than two decades he’s been a full-time speaker and franchise performance coach, giving presentations throughout the world to franchise clients that include McDonald’s, Great Clips, Anytime Fitness, Wyndham Hotel Group, RE/MAX, and countless other emerging, mid-sized and large franchise organizations. Scott specializes in the human elements of franchise operations that include franchisee...

Duration:00:57:06

Identifying Key Partnerships with Josh Skolnick and Zachery Beutler of Horse Power Brands

5/25/2021
Josh Skolnick is a serial entrepreneur who began a successful landscaping business in his youth. In 2008, he founded Monster Tree Service and grew it into a multi-million-dollar franchise with over 200 territories across the U.S. before selling it to Authority Brands in 2020. In 2018, Skolnick took over Redbox+, a patented combination portable toilet and dumpster rental service turning it into a nationally recognized brand with over 240 territories, but his drive didn’t stop there. On his...

Duration:00:39:18

Expanding Your Value Proposition with Dr. Gavin Hamer of FYZICAL Therapy & Balance Centers

5/18/2021
Gavin Hamer, PT, DPT, FAAOMPT, graduated from Otago School of Physiotherapy in Dunedin, New Zealand. In 1991 he was awarded the Diploma of Manipulative Therapy and completed his Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2012 from Des Moines University, Osteopathic Medical Center. Dr Hamer is also a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists (FAAOMPT) Dr Hamer’s clinical experience comes from over 30 years as a clinician and educator in New Zealand, Canada and the United...

Duration:00:22:06

Providing Ongoing Value to your Franchisees with Brittany Driscoll of Squeeze Massage

5/4/2021
Brittany Driscoll is the co-founder and CEO of Squeeze. In 2017, Brittany, who was vice president of marketing at Drybar at the time, was tapped to turn Squeeze into a reality by stepping into the role of CEO by spearheading the launch of the brand and the opening of the first location in Los Angeles. Key Takeaways: [0:05] Welcome to Franchise Euphoria, the podcast that takes a deep dive into specific topics related to franchising. Franchise Euphoria exists to help individuals who are...

Duration:00:34:23

Maintaining Authenticity in Your Franchise System with Yianni Kosmides of Apola Greek Grill

4/14/2021
Yianni Kosmides is the CEO and co-founder of Apola Greek Grill, an Authentic Greek Grill based in California that is taking the US by storm with its truly authentic Greek gyro. Their work has been featured on Yahoo Finance, US News, Food Service Exchange and on TV’s ‘This is LA’ among other publications. Key Takeaways: [0:05] Welcome to Franchise Euphoria, the podcast that takes a deep dive into specific topics related to franchising. Franchise Euphoria exists to help individuals who are...

Duration:00:37:46

The Enduring Franchise System: Proving Viability with Scalability featuring Jim Donnelly of Restore

3/31/2021
Franchise Euphoria is kicking off the first of several mini-series where we take a deep dive into a specific aspect of franchise. This miniseries focuses on what it takes to create a franchise system that not only grows but lasts. The first two parts of this miniseries concentrates on proven viability for your franchise system. This is the third and final episode of the series focusing on scalability, and Josh is featuring an interview with Jim Donnelly, the CEO of the Restore franchise...

Duration:00:40:25

The Enduring Franchise System: Proving Viability with Marketability featuring Jamie Izaks of All Points PR

3/23/2021
Franchise Euphoria is kicking off the first of several mini-series where we take a deep dive into a specific aspect of franchise. This miniseries focuses on what it takes to create a franchise system that not only grows but lasts. The first part of the miniseries concentrates on proven viability for your franchise system. This is the second episode of the series where and Josh is featuring an interview with Jamie Izaks, President and Co-Founder All Points PR, a PR company based in Chicago...

Duration:00:31:55

The Enduring Franchise System: Proving Viability with Data and Analysis featuring Tom Britt of Towne Post Network

3/16/2021
Franchise Euphoria is kicking off the first of several mini-series where we take a deep dive into a specific aspect of franchise. This miniseries focuses on what it takes to create a franchise system that not only grows but lasts. The first part of the miniseries concentrates on proven viability for your franchise system. For this first episode, Josh is featuring an interview with Tom Britt, the founder and CEO of the Towne Post Network franchise system, who shares his insight on the...

Duration:00:33:27

Best of Franchise Euphoria with Tim Vogel of Scenthound

3/9/2021
With Franchise Euphoria’s upcoming series: How to Build an Enduring and Long-Lasting Franchise, Josh thought it was fitting to call back to one of the podcast’s episodes from 2020 that features an interview with Tim Vogel, the CEO of Scenthound, a wellness-focused, membership-based dog grooming business that is focused on preventive care for dogs. Focusing on Skin, Coat, Ears, Nails and Teeth, Scenthound sets themselves apart by giving dogs the quality care they need. As of the episode’s...

Duration:00:23:11

Best of Franchise Euphoria with Rick Cesari

3/2/2021
With Franchise Euphoria’s upcoming series: How to Build an Enduring and Long-Lasting Franchise, Josh thought it was fitting to call back to one of the podcast’s archived episodes from 2018 that features an interview with Rick Cesari, a brand guru and pioneer in brand-response advertising, who came on Franchise Euphoria to highlight best practices in building your brand identity. Rick Cesari has been a pioneer in Brand Response advertising since the early 1990s. He helped create the...

Duration:00:19:28

Best of Franchise Euphoria with Tra Williams

2/23/2021
With Franchise Euphoria’s upcoming series: How to Build an Enduring and Long-Lasting Franchise, Josh thought it was fitting to call back to one of the podcast’s recent episodes that breaks down the psychology behind entrepreneurship in an interview with Tra Williams, a speaker and author specializing in entrepreneurship. Tra Williams has sat at the helm of two international franchise brands and is a sought-after consultant specializing in startup culture, entrepreneurship, and economic...

Duration:00:19:39

Best of Franchise Euphoria with Scott Schubiger of LunchboxWax

2/16/2021
With Franchise Euphoria’s upcoming series: How to Build an Enduring and Long-Lasting Franchise, Josh thought it was fitting to call back to one of the podcast’s recent episodes that touches on how to pivot your in-person discovery day events to a virtual setting in an interview with Scott Schubiger of LunchboxWax. Scott Schubiger has been on all sides of the franchising industry with roles at the franchisor, franchisee and private equity investor level. In his most recent role, Scott...

Duration:00:12:55

Best of Franchise Euphoria with Roger Martin of RockBox Fitness

2/9/2021
With Franchise Euphoria’s upcoming series: How to Build an Enduring and Long-Lasting Franchise, Josh thought it was fitting to call back to one of the podcast’s recent episodes that touches on what it takes to franchise a business that featured an interview with Roger Martin of RockBox Fitness. Roger Martin is the Co-Founder and Chief Commercial Offers of the industry-leading group fitness studio, RockBox Fitness. This concept changes lives, and he believes that changing lives is the best...

Duration:00:16:08