Franchise Foundry focuses on the latest and most innovative emerging retail, service and restaurant brands and matching them with the right individuals or investment groups. Our team has experienced success in all aspects of business and franchising. We have experience as entrepreneurs in a small business environment, as executives within nationally recognized franchise leaders, and even as franchisees within successful business systems. That experience allows us to fully understand the dynamics involved in choosing the right franchise and business system with all the choices franchising has to offer.
We work with individuals, as well as large investment groups to explore opportunities and match them to the business model and franchise brand that best meet their objectives.
To assist future business owners seek out the right franchise opportunity, find the best funding choice, and choose the right location or territory for their business.
Franchise Foundry is a Strategic Partner of National Franchise Advisors.
Our Executive Team
Paul Segreto is the CEO of Franchise Foundry. Paul has a wide range of franchising experience as a Certified Franchise Executive (CFE) and a Certified Franchise Broker (CFB). He brings his unique perspective, entrepreneurial spirit and extensive industry experience to all of his roles within the franchise community. He is also a Co-Founder and President of National Franchise Advisor, a strategic partner of Franchise Foundry, and is the founder of the popular podcast "Franchise Today". For over thirty five years he has exclusively served the franchise industry as a multi-unit franchisee, area developer, senior level corporate executive, consultant, coach, and advocate. Whether it is to assist a portfolio client with growth, or help one of our clients find the right franchised business, Paul is dedicated to franchise success at all levels. Paul has also been recognized as a Top 100 Champion Small Business Influencer by "Small Business Trends".
John Colarossi serves as a Special Advisor to Franchise Foundry and is a Co-Founder and CEO of National Franchise Advisors. In addition to nearly 20 years of executive management experience with several national franchise brands, John has also developed, and currently leads, a web-based management training company focused on the needs of small businesses in developing their personnel. Throughout his successful career, John has shown outstanding results not only in guiding small business solutions, but also working with private equity firms on acquisitions and corporate turnarounds. His focus on value proposition, position within the marketplace, and key factors influencing profitability, helps companies build significant value and drive sustainable growth. He has effectively helped struggling businesses redefine their current strategy in light of today’s changing markets.
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