Welcome to Franchise Expo West
Attend Franchise Expo West to network and connect with large, medium-size and emerging franchise brands that are expanding in the western United States. Franchise Expo West brings together attendees, exhibitors, expert speakers and sponsors for information sharing, education, business development and fun!
Why are Phoenix and the greater surrounding areas such ideal locations for starting a franchise?
- Phoenix is the 5th largest city in the United States behind Houston TX, making Phoenix the largest state capital by population.
- Phoenix has the 4th highest economic growth and population growth rate in the United States outpacing that of California.
- Phoenix provides access to a variety of major markets as the gateway to the western United States.
- Phoenix is emerging as a renowned entrepreneur hub with the escalating growth of local business incubators and accelerators.
- National attention is focusing on the Phoenix region as a result of several successful businesses who have caused various funding sources to explore the local entrepreneurial ecosystem.