SEPTEMBER 9-10 2022
FT. LAUDERDALE CONVENTION CENTER

Franchise Expo South 

Why Exhibit?

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Why Exhibit?

Exhibiting at Franchise Expo South

Exhibiting at Franchise Expo South

Franchise Expo South will connect existing franchisors and industry suppliers with new franchisee and master licensee prospects. 

Why Miami and the surrounding area?

  • The Miami metro area is by far the largest urban economy in Florida with a GDP of $344.9 billion.
  • Miami is the 3rd largest city on the East Coast and serves as the business center for many southern US and Latin American businesses. 
  • The Miami economy is estimated to grow 7.6% in 2021.  
  • Miami has a higher share of foreign-born residents than any other city in the world. Many of its residents are also well educated and multi-lingual -- at levels that few other cities can boast.
  • Personal income growth has averaged 5.8% in each of the last three years, with projections calling for annual growth rates of 5.6% over the next several years.

 

Franchise Expo South features established franchises offering businesses at investment ranges from $10,000 to more than $1 Million. Your Franchise Development Team will meet thousands of the best candidates in the greater Miami area over the three day event.  

Exposure & Lead Generation

Exposure:  Engage with visitors pre-show, onsite and post-show through our marketing vehicles, including exhibiting, digital and print marketing, enhanced sponsorships, and pre-setting of appointments.

Generate New Leads: Thousands of qualified candidates will attende Franchise Expo South in search of the opportunity to be new franchisees, master franchisees, area developers, multi-unit owners, and more. Engage face-to-face and digitally with these prospects and increase your footprint and revenues.

Networking & Launches

Connect with Candidates: Franchise Expo South offers your franchise the opportunity to meet, entertain and bond with existing and prospective candidates. Utilize our complimentary guest program to engage with current and future prospects throughout your sales funnel.

New Product Launches: Company launches, new product launches, press releases and new initiatives all get more exposure and reach through the the Franchise Expo's highly targeted network of global attendees, partners, speakers, sponsors and associations.

Purchasing Power

Purchasing Power

19% of visitors plan on investing $50,000 - $99,999 in a franchise

29% of visitors plan on investing $100,000 - $499,999 in a franchise

4% of visitors plan on investing $500,000 - $599,999 in a franchise

5% of visitors plan on investing $1M+ in a franchise

Engaged Entrepreneurs

Engaged Entrepreneurs

72% of visitors have owned a business

41% already met or plan to meet with a franchise representative

65% of attendees spend an average of one full day at the expo

Ready to Commit

Ready to Commit

33% plan to invest in a franchise within 0-6 months

40% plan to invest in a franchise within 6-12 months

20% plan to invest in a franchise within 12-18 months

Press, Media Coverage and Partnerships

Franchise Expo South is featured in many publications including Entrepreneur Media, Franchising World, Franchise Times, Global Franchise Magazine, Franchising USA, Franchise Dictionary and more. In addition to extensive social media campaigns and coverage on local radio and television, Franchise Expo South partners with many national and local organizations like the US Small Business Administration, Small Business Development Centers, and Commerce Chambers. 

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