Thomas Franchise Solutions, an investment firm for franchisors, has named Jim Gormley to lead its Canadian office. Gormley is the president and CEO of Ontario-based The Franchise X-Perts.
Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) December 05, 2013
Thomas Franchise Solutions, the leading coaching and investment firm for franchisors, has announced that Jim Gormley of The Franchise X-Perts (TFX) will lead its Canadian office.
“Jim is passionately involved in the Canadian franchising community and has over 25 years of franchising experience as a master franchisee, area developer and franchisor for just about every segment of the Canadian franchise industry,” said TFS Chairman Peter Thomas. “Joining forces with Jim will allow our portfolio companies to expand from Canada to the US or vice versa.”
About The Franchise X-Perts
The Franchise X-Perts (T.F.X.) is committed to providing both established franchisors, and developing franchisors, with innovative franchise growth solutions and to working with emerging franchisors, and with businesses considering franchising to assist them in the development of their franchise concepts on a Local to National and International level.
TFX brings decades of experience to any franchise development system implementation and international franchise expansion efforts.
About Thomas Franchise Solutions
Thomas Franchise Solutions makes growth capital equity investments in private early and expansion stage companies in North America that have, or will have, franchising as their core expansion strategy.
Since 1974, Chairman Peter H. Thomas has been a successful franchisee and franchisor, founding Century 21 Canada and developing the Four Seasons Resort in Scottsdale, among many other successful businesses. The TFS Fund and its team have been created specifically to invest in and support franchise concepts. The Fund is able to invest significantly in well-established franchisors to provide predictable continued growth on a large scale, driven by recurring royalty streams as well as regional and sometimes international franchise sales.