"Why The Franchise Five? Because growing your franchise in a strategic and manageable way gives you the best long term opportunity for success. By strategically helping you expand five locations at a time, we aim to help you grow in a meaningful, targeted, and effective manner"

-- Josh F. Brown, esq. Founder of The Franchise Five


  • 150 Guaranteed Media Placements Monthly: Distribution of your business in 150 media outlets every month through press releases that will help you build instant credibility
  • Marketing, PR & Branding: A local image for your business crafted through various media platforms such as newspaper, TV, and a pool of influencers
  • Media Monitoring and Promotion: Professional, agency-level tools used to maintain your digital presence, plus personal notifications whenever you receive media alerts and placements
  • Franchisee Filter: A flow-through process for onboarding new and prospective franchisees that ensures you are receiving serious and worth-while inquiries only
  • Personalized Coaching and Reports: Monthly 30 minute one-on-one sessions to go over your questions, concerns, and establish a developmental strategy for area-specific market growth. PLUS receive personalized monthly reports on how others perceive your business and media efforts.
  • Assessment of Current Digital Assets: An analysis of your LinkedIn, current website, and social media accounts to tell you how your image is being perceived and how it can be even better.
  • Press Kit Builder: A tool that helps you create a publishing package that gets pitched to all of the media influencers PLUS a personal analysis on your press kit and updates as often as you deem necessary 
  • VIP Media Database: Instant connection to over 20,000 media contacts and 20,000 podcasters PLUS monthly personal introductions to influencers
  • Online Resources: Full access to two great video libraries including tutorials on how to get in major market and national media, ten steps to turn media audiences into paying customers, and more!
  • Business Promotion to Local and Industry Media: We'll be working hard - pitching you to local media, digital, podcasters and beyond - to get your business lots of buzz.


Having a targeted focus on your marketing, PR, and franchise growth efforts is the ideal way to grow your business. These pillars for success work in a cyclical fashion, dependant upon the implementation of all for overall success. 

The improvement of your image in your local market will fuel the attraction of prospective franchisees, which in turn allows you to further establish your image through the natural process of circulation. This system paves the way for generating longterm success for your franchise.


Josh Brown is a franchise and entrepreneurial attorney that helps buyers, owners, and expansion-minded businesses find success through franchising. 

Additionally, he works with start-up entrepreneurs to help them launch their business the right way. In addition to being a practicing attorney, Josh is the creator and host of Franchise Euphoria, a top-rated podcast on iTunes. 

When not working on his two businesses, you can find him on the golf course or spending time with his wife and three beautiful daughters.

Josh Elledge is the Founder and Chief Executive Angel of SavingsAngel.com®, and is one of the nation’s leading experts on consumer savings.  

Josh is a weekly syndicated newspaper columnist reaching more than 1.1 million readers. He also regularly appears on more than 75 TV stations across the country – having appeared on TV or radio more than 1500 times.  

Josh lives in Orlando, FL and is a US Navy veteran, a dad of three awesome kids, and a self-proclaimed fitness geek.

Josh Brown Founder, Franchise 5 package Creator, Franchise Euphoria podcast

Josh Elledge Founder, UpendPR Contributor, Franchise 5 package 

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