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Franchise Empires Podcast

There’s more than one way to find financial freedom. Most startups are doomed to fail, but there’s an alternative route for hungry entrepreneurs. One that involves far less risk, far more work-life balance, and just as much profit. Franchises.
This is the podcast that gives aspiring franchise owners the playbook to build a multi-unit franchise empire of their own. Every episode we hear from guests who are building their franchise empire: Franchisees who started with one unit and aren’t stopping until they get to dozens, hundreds, or even thousands more locations.

Latest Episodes

S7 E8: Rolling Suds’ Squeaky-Clean Saga Towards Franchise Success, with Aaron Harper

November 21, 2023

S7 E7: Creating a Differentiated Franchise – Carmelo Marsala, Founder of Spray-Net

November 14, 2023

S7 E6: From Delivery Boy To Domino’s Franchisee (And Mahana Fresh Founder) – Dave Wood’s Journey

November 7, 2023

S7 E5: Franchising’s Hottest Takes, with Erik van Horn of “The Franchise Secrets Podcast”

October 31, 2023

S7 E4: How Hoppin’ Became America’s First Self-Serve Bar Franchise, with Rich Moyer

October 24, 2023

S7 E3: The Only Pharmaceutical Franchise— With Multi-Unit Owner, Jim Kodman

October 17, 2023

10 of the Most Fascinating Franchise Facts

October 10, 2023

S7 E1: How Pickleball Became America’s Hottest New Franchise Opportunity, with Joe Sexton

October 3, 2023

S6 E14: From 12 to 140+ Locations: The Franchisee Who Skyrocketed Orangetheory to Fame

September 28, 2023

S6 E13: Transforming the Tanning Industry, with Lauren Rampello Becotte of Pure Glow

September 26, 2023

S6 E12: King of Franchises: The Man Who Owns 2400+ Fast Food Locations

September 19, 2023

S6 E11: Ron Holt on Fun, Franchising, and Disrupting the Moving Industry

September 12, 2023

S6 E10: How Top Rail Became the Fastest-Growing Fencing Franchise in the US

September 5, 2023

S6 E9: Building a Dessert Empire – Meet Dan Reese of Milkshake Factory

August 29, 2023

S6 Ep8: 6 Brands, 1 Vision: Inside Jeff Dudan’s Home Front Revolution

August 22, 2023

The #1 Software Platform for Building Your Future Franchise (Solo Edition)

August 15, 2023

S6 Ep6: Helping People, Helping Pets— Scenthound’s Membership-Based Grooming Empire

August 8, 2023

S6 Ep5: Sweetgreen – From A College Project to Billion Dollar IPO

August 1, 2023

S6 Ep4: How Peter Taunton Built a 9-Figure Franchise (And Why He’s Doing It Again)

July 25, 2023

S6 Ep3: The Secret Reason Why College H.U.N.K.S. Became the Largest Moving Company in the US

July 18, 2023

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