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Franchise Interviews

Welcome to Franchise Interviews weekly podcast and radio show. If you ever dreamed of one day owning your own business, then you have come to the right place. Listen to detailed interviews/podcasts with some of the most informative sources on the topics of franchising and entrepreneurship. People are hungry for good vital content (Keyes, 2009). To date, we have recorded over 700 interviews on our weekly franchise radio show with some of the top franchisors, franchise experts, franchise attorneys, franchisees, and franchise authors. You can even listen to our shows based on the category of interest on our website at http://www.franchiseinterviews.comWe have met with some exciting new franchise concepts as well as some of the biggest names in franchising. As a visitor to our website, all you have to do is click and listen. So grab a cup of coffee, sit back, and enjoy. Live shows can be heard on Blog Talk Radio every Thursday at 10AM EST, 7AM PST. It's no problem if you can't listen to the live show. Each show is recorded and immediately placed in our library of audio archives. To date, we have had over a quarter of a million listeners! Franchise Interviews is hosted by Dr. Martin J. McDermott.

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Mayweather Boxing + Fitness Franchise Opportunity Meets with FranchiseInterviews

We are meeting with James Williams, CEO of Mayweather Boxing and Fitness.  Founded in 2018 by Floyd Mayweather after his retirement from his undefeated boxing career of 21 years, Mayweather Boxing + Fitness was created to help the Mayweather family spirit and legacy live on to inspire people worldwide. Having previously kept his training methods a secret from the world, Floyd now looks to share his champion mentality and unique workout techniques through his brand. Floyd had created quite the legacy for himself and is now ready to have others do the same by owning and operating their own Mayweather Boxing + Fitness. Today, the brand has 26 locations open across the United States, Canada, and Russia, along with plans to have 50 locations opened by end of this year.  In part two, we play a clip from our popular Great Quotes in Franchising podcast.


14 Oct 2021

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PostNet Franchise Opportunity Meets with Franchise Interviews

We have a great show.  We are meeting with Bill McPherson, Franchise Executive of PostNet. What started as a simple packing and shipping business in 1993 has proudly grown into a printing and shipping solutions franchise, providing strong, local partnerships to private consumers and small businesses for over 25 years. In 2017, PostNet joined the global family of MBE Worldwide, which includes independently owned PostNet, AlphaGraphics, and MBE-branded centers, spanning 2,800+ locations in 53 countries.  In Part Two, we play a clip from our popular Great Quotes in Franchising podcast.


30 Sep 2021

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Fit Body Boot Camp Meets with Franchise Interviews

We are meeting with Bryce Henson the CEO of Fit Body Boot Camp, the world’s fastest-growing fitness boot camp franchise. Having over 10+ years of experience in the fitness industry and owning 2 Fit Body Boot Camp locations, Bryce’s passion is spreading fitness to the world.  He is mentoring fitness professionals on how to grow their businesses and change more lives in their local communities. Bryce also co-leads FBBC Mastermind Group, an exclusive coaching group for high-performing fitness professionals.Fit Body Boot Camp is  the popular, international personal training center franchise. We specialize in 30-minute weight loss boot camps that challenge the body and deliver results in a positive, supportive atmosphere.  In part two, we play a clip from our popular Great Quotes in Franchising podcast.


23 Sep 2021

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Massage Heights Meets with Franchise Interviews

We are meeting with Scott Schubiger, Chief Development Officer of the Massage Heights franchise opportunity.  Massage Heights is a family-owned massage and wellness franchise dedicated to elevating the lives of others by providing Members and Guests with professional, affordable, and resort-quality massage, skincare, and wellness services. Since its founding in 2004, Massage Heights has grown from a single Retreat in San Antonio, Texas, to over 120 Retreat locations across the U.S. and Canada. In Part Two, we play a clip from our popular Great Quotes in Franchising podcast.


16 Sep 2021

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Franchising the Junk Removal Industry -Primetime Edition of Franchise Interviews

Welcome to a prime-time edition of Franchise Interviews.  Tonight’s show features four franchisors in the junk and hauling industry.  While providing similar services, each franchise is a bit different from the other.  We will play clips from previous interviews with 1-800-GotJunk, College Hunks Hauling Junk and Moving, Bin There Dump That, and the Junkluggers franchise opportunity.

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9 Sep 2021

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Frios Gourmet Pops Franchise Meets with Franchise Interviews

Every business has a story.  Cliff Kennedy's story begins while sitting in traffic and discovering Frios Gourmet Pops.  Once he tried the product, he knew he had to be part of this fantastic brand.  Cliff signed on as a franchisee in 2018, buying the Mobile, Alabama territory. He then bought Frios Gourmet Pops within six months to add more support and structure to the company.  By joining the Frios family, you are not only joining the fastest-growing ice pop franchise in the U.S., but you are also joining one of the most straightforward and most flexible franchise concepts around! Enjoy your all-in-one mobile office that equips you with what you need to start selling happiness and bringing smiles to your community and have the confidence in selling their pre-packaged product knowing it has had zero contact with human hands.  Learn more about Cliff's story and the Frios Gourmet Pops franchise by listening to this podcast.  In part two, we play a clip from our popular Great Quotes in Franchising podcast.


2 Sep 2021

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PetWellClinic Franchise Opportunity Meets with Franchise Interviews

We are meeting with CEO, Dr. Sam Meisler, DVM of the PetWellClinic franchise opportunity.  PetWellClinic is a walk-in veterinary clinic, providing excellent preventative, wellness, and sick care for dogs and cats on an on-demand basis. There is no need for an appointment because PetWellClinic’s technology, design, and operational systems provide customers with a modern-day experience in an antiquated industry. PetWellClinic recently began franchising after the success of its company-owned operations in Knoxville, Tennessee.  Learn more by listening to the podcast.  In Part Two, we will play a clip from our popular Great Quotes in Franchising podcast.


19 Aug 2021

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Office Evolution Franchise Meets with Franchise Interviews

We are meeting with Andrea Pirrotti-Dranchak  Andrea serves as Chief Marketing and Development Officer for both Franchise Development and Brand at Office Evolution (the fastest growing and #1 coworking franchise in the US). Office Evolution is seeing interest from companies and entrepreneurs who are now giving the benefits of rentable office space to their employees. In fact, Office Evolution relies on its suburban business model approach to be the most convenient place to have an office and conduct business outside of the home.As long as work patterns remain up in the air, the kind of service the likes of Office Evolution provide may be more in demand. Few companies are in a rush to make their employees come into the office full time and even more are deciding that Office Evolution is the solution.  In Part Two, we play a clip from our popular Great Quotes in Franchising podcast.


5 Aug 2021

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Peter Carlson, President of Pet Evolution Meets with Franchise Interviews

We are meeting with Peter Carlson, President of Pet Evolution Franchising, LLC.  Unlike your standard pet supply stores, Pet Evolution takes a health-driven approach to keep dogs healthy and their owners happy. Each location offers products that cater to specific pet diets and health concerns, along with specialty services like grooming, self-serve dog wash, and mobile nail trims.Every Business Has A StoryPet Evolution was founded in 2012 by friends Rian Thiele and Mike Osborn, both having watched their childhood dogs suffer through the itchy paws, chronic ear infections, and multiple vet trips of undiagnosed food allergies. Peter Carlson, President of Pet Evolution Franchising, LLC, suggested the brand begin franchising after falling in love with Pet Evolution. Once a loyal customer before joining the team, Peter turned to Pet Evolution as his Standard Poodle, Leo, struggled with digestive and allergy issues, following countless tries with other products with no results. After switching to products endorsed by their team, Peter immediately saw positive results to help his dog live a happier life.In Part Two, we play a clip from our popular Great Quotes in Franchising podcast.


22 Jul 2021

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Justin Nihiser, CEO of Code Ninjas Meets with Franchise Interviews

We have a great show today. We are meeting with Justin Nihiser, CEO of Code Ninjas. Code Ninjas® is the world’s largest and fastest-growing kids coding franchise, with hundreds of locations in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. Their goal is to create the problem solvers of tomorrow. At their centers, kids learn to code while building their own video games in a fun, safe, and inspiring environment. Kids gain confidence, logic, resourcefulness, and problem-solving skills that will serve them for the rest of their lives.In Part Two, we play a clip from our popular Great Quotes in Franchising Podcast.


8 Jul 2021