AMERICAN EXPRESS TAX & BUSINESS SERVICES
(312) 634-3410 FAX
One South Wacker Drive, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60603
CONTACT: Thomas Green, Managing Director; Andre Lerman, Managing Director
TYPE OF BUSINESS: American Express Tax and Business Services, Inc., an American
Express subsidiary, is one of the top ten accounting and consulting firms in the
country. TBS has over 2,700 professionals in over 50 offices across the country.
American Express Company is a diversified worldwide travel, financial and
network services company founded in 1850. It is a world leader in charge and
credit cards, Travelers Cheques, travel, financial planning, business services,
insurance and international banking.
CHAPSKI & CHAPSKI, CPAS, LLP
(734) 459-6169 FAX
8578 N. Canton Center Road, Canton, MI 48187 1310
CONTACT: Steven R. Chapski, CPA, CFE, CSM, Partner
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Chapski & Chapski, CPAs, LLP is a local certified public
accounting firm. Our firm provides royalty auditing services and earnings
disclosure services to franchisors. Our royalty auditing services confirm that
royalties based on a percentage of gross sales are reported properly. Our
earnings disclosure services provide to prospective franchisees the average
sales, expenses, and earnings of the current franchisees. Our firm also provides
forensic accounting services and litigation support services to franchisees
DELOITTE & TOUCHE
(212) 653-5132 FAX
1633 Broadway, New York, NY 10019
CONTACT: 8andra Viola, Director of Global & National Marketing
Terminalweg 36, Amersfoort 3821 AJ Netherlands
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Consultants and business advisors with significant experience
in franchising, licensing and international expansion through involvement in
franchise trade organizations and consulting with many franchise clients
throughout the world. We have worked with hundreds of startup franchise
organizations and other established successful companies evaluating franchising
or tilter indirect channels as an alternative operational and/or growth
strategy. We pride ourselves on developing innovative and cost-effective
planning strategies for franchise companies.
EHRHARDT KEEFE STEINER & HOTTMAN PC
(303) 740-9009 FAX
7979 E. Tufts Avenue, Suite 400, Denver, CO 80237
CONTACT: David Steiner, Partner; Bob Hottman, Partner
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Certified Public Accountants and Consultants.
FRANCHISE BUSINESS SYSTEMS, INC.
(954) 563-2153 FAX
2319 N. Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311-3924
CONTACT: Steven J. Weil, EA, PhD., President; Leonard Cohan, Director Business
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Financial management, royalty processing and collection,
accounting, bookkeeping and payroll services, business consulting and business
valuation. We help you make and keep more money.
(502) 562-5687 FAX
400 W. Market Street, Suite 2600, Louisville, KY 40202
CONTACT: Dennis Parrott, Managing Partner
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Certified Public Accountants.
MICROSOFT GREAT PLAINS SOFTWARE
(701) 281-6868 FAX
1701 38th Street SW, Fargo, ND 58104
CONTACT: Deb Hoage, Franchise Manager 402-421-1891
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Established in 1981, Great Plains is a leading provider of
fully integrated, Enterprise-Wide Global Business Management Software. Twice
named one of Fortune's Top 100 Companies to Work for in America; Great Plains
employs over 1,000 worldwide. The company's products and services automate
essential business and financial management functions and enhance the strategic
value of financial and operational information. Great Plains Dynamics is the
company's window based solution for midsize businesses that need comprehensive
accounting, payroll and human resources functionality. Dynamics seamless
integrates to internet as well as Microsoft BackOffice based solutions. Great
Plains products are sold through and implemented through a worldwide network of
STONEBRIDGE BUSINESS PARTNERS
(585) 427-8948 FAX
180 Canal View Boulevard. Rochester, NY 14623
CONTACT: James J. Marasco, CPA, Director, Corporate Services; Louis J.
Camarella, Managing Director
TYPE OF BUSINESS: StoneBridge provides value-added internal audit and franchise
compliance audit services to leading franchisors throughout the U.S.
100FRANCHISES.COM Franchise Works
(215) 672-1878 FAX
1501 Nevarc Road, Warminster, PA 18974
CONTACT: Maria Ponente, Vice President
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Reach over 130,000 targeted visitors a month. Part of the
Franchise Works network. Advertise with one of the internet's premier quality
lead generating network of websites in the franchise industry. We help increase
your leads ... to help you increase sales
ADBUILDERPRO (GRAPHIC ARTS RESOURCE CENTER)
(901) 794-2435 FAX
3821 Homewood Road, Memphis, TN 38118
CONTACT: Ed Lupo, President; Chris Lupo, Vice President Sales
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Developer of customized browser-based systems for intelligent
storage and secure on-line delivery of branded content for advertising,
collateral, print, presentation and training materials.
(281) 209-2127 FAX
650 Century Plaza Drive, Suite 120, Houston, TX 77073 6014
CONTACT: Sarah Stout, Vice President, Sales & Marketing
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Retail Promotions.
(410) 244-1699 FAX
1020 Hull Street, 2nd Floor, Baltimore, MD 21230
CONTACT: Karen Jacobs, Product Manager; Courtney Molino, Marketing/Events
625 Broadway, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10012
522 Washington Street, San Francisco, CA 94111
85 Frampton Street, 3rd Floor, London NW8 8NQ United Kingdom
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Advertising.com maximizes the power of Interact advertising by
leveraging its technology, reach and knowledge to deliver measurable results for
franchisors and franchisees.
(800) 783-5680 FAX
8556 Macon Road, Cordova, TN 30818
CONTACT: John Clark, National Sales Manager; Keith Putts, President
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Web-based advertising vehicle that allows franchisees to
customize your brand advertising to their local market.
BIZSALE.COM Affiliated Business Consultants, Inc.
(719) 783-4185 FAX
2864 South Circle Drive, Suite 540, Colorado Springs, CO 80906
CONTACT: Judith Van Buskirk, Director of Franchise
TYPE OF BUSINESS: One of three interconnected franchise resource sites offering
franchisers regular listings at three web addresses for one fee. Backed by
extensive and ongoing advertising in newspapers, business and general
publications, trade journals, direct mail and shared data exposure in many
other business for sale web sites. Our three web sites generate in excess of 3
million visits per month from over 100 different countries. We are a division of
Affiliated Business Consultants, a 22 year old company with a web presence since
Our own Advertising company and experienced marketing department make
finding new franchisees or the resale of existing franchises affordable.
(512) 439-5201 FAX
9601 Dessau Road, Suite 205, Austin, TX 78754
CONTACT: Doug Williams, Business Development
TYPE OF BUSINESS: Cerqa specializes in printing and product distribution for
multi location companies, Printed products include sales brochures, customer
mailers, location specific banners and materials, promotional items, training
manuals, coupons, customer comment cards, table rap/counter material and more.
Cerqa distributes these products to each location using a web based ordering and
inventory tracking system that allows the locations to order only those products
applicable to that location, emails supervisors for order approval, provides you
a history of all products used in each location, provides you real-time
inventory levels, is available 24 hours a day, and has numerous corporate level
reports to aid you in controlling your printing and distribution costs.
(256) 704-3334 FAX
200 Clinton Avenue, Suite 806, Huntsville, AL 35801-4918
CONTACT: Dave Hutchings, Vice President Business Development; Tina Knoell,
TYPE OF BUSINESS: ClipACoupon.com provides a powerful and easy to use Coupon and
Promotional Management System which allows the franchisor/franchisee to private
label a coupon solution for your websites. Change the coupon as often as you
like, get realtime access to detailed demographic reports, view how many coupons
were printed and how many were redeemed at each store.
EFRANCHISESALE.COM Affiliated Business Consultants, Inc.
(719) 783-4185 FAX
2864 South Circle Drive, Suite 540, Colorado Springs, CO 80906
CONTACT: Judith Van...