The Growth Coach

  • G.C. Franchising Systems, Inc.
10700 Montgomery Rd., # 210
Cincinnati, OH 45242
  • (877) 398-6350 / (513) 563-0570
  • (513) 563-2691 (Fax)

The Growth Coach is the leader in business and sales coaching as well as one of the most affordable franchises in the industry. Change the direction of your life by taking control of your future. Utilize your skills, experience and passion to help others succeed and finally love what you do. The Growth Coach works with small business owners, franchise owners, self-employed professionals, sales teams and managers to drive success in business and find balance in life through our proven and proprietary Strategic Mindset Coaching Process.

Franchisor Background

Year Established: 2002

Franchising Since: 2002

Operating Units

Franchised Units 74 100.0%
Company-Owned Units 0 0.0%
Total Operating Units 74 100%

Geographic Distribution

USA 71 50.7% In 41 States
Canada 3 2.1% In 2 Provinces
International 66 47.1% In 15 Foreign Countries
Total 140 100%

Multi-Unit Operators

Multi-Unit Operators N/A
Franchises Owned by Multi-Unit Operators N/A

North American Unit Density

Density Units
Ohio 11
California 7
Texas 6

Registered in the following Registration States

California, Florida, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin

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Support and Training

General Information

IFA Member Yes
CFA Member No
Franchisee Association? No
Size of Corporate Staff 50
Site Selection
Lease Negotiation Assistance N/A
Financial Assistance Yes, Direct

Marketing Support

Co-Op Advertising No
National Advertising Yes
Regional Advertising Yes
Local Advertising Yes
Marketing Materials Ad Slicks, Brochures, Coupons/Rebates, Direct Mailers, Emails, Promotional Items, Trade Show Exhibits
Additional Services: Newsletter, Online Extranet
Other Marketing Support Op. Supp., PR, Confr. Calls, Boot Camps, Nat'l Acc

Ongoing Support

Central Data Processing N/A
Central Purchasing N/A
Field Operation Evaluation Included
Field Training Included
Initial Store Opening Included
Inventory Control N/A
Franchisee Newsletter Included
Regional or National Meetings Included
800 Telephone Hotline Included


Cincinnati, OH 5 Business Days
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Financial Requirements


Minimum Net Worth $150K
Cash Investment $50K
Total Investment $55.1-85K
Average Total Investment $70K


Initial Franchise Fee $42.9-48.9K
Average Franchise Fee $46K
On-Going Royalty 10%
Average Royalty N/A
Advertising Fee 3%

Site Information and Requirements

Average Number of Full-Time Employees 1
Average Number of Part-Time Employees 0
Space Needs (in square feet) N/A
Preferred Site Types Home-Based
Encourages Conversions Yes
Item 19 (Earnings Claim) Provided? No
Listed in the SBA Registry? No
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Franchisee Qualifications

Financial Net Worth 3
General Business Experience 3
Specific Industry Experience 1
Formal Education 3
Psychological Profile 3
Personal Interviews 5
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Terms of Contract

Term of Initial Contract 10/10
Term of Renewal Period 10
Passive Ownership? Allowed
Area Development
Yes, for 10 years
Franchisees Allowed to Expand Within Territory? Yes
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Expansion Plans

Projected New Units Over Next 12 Months 32
USA Yes, All United States
Canada Yes, Ontario
Overseas Yes, All Countries
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