Australian Franchisor Interviews
Interview with Jessica Darnbrough, Mortgage Choice
Mortgage Choice is a fully fledged financial services provider that was established in 1992.Today, the ASX listed company boasts a network of both mortgage brokers and financial planners. In this interview, company spokeswoman Jessica Darnbrough talks to whichfranchise Australia about established Mortgage Choice and the motivation behind deciding to franchise it, the successes the company has had as well as challenges they have had to overcome. Jessica also talks about what the future holds for Mortgage Choice.
Interview with Craig Penty, Enviro Chasing Services
Enviro Chasing Services is the market leader in domestic wall chasing in WA. They specialise in chasing walls for the installation of electrical cables and plumbing pipework during the new house construction process. In this interview, Managing Director Craig Penty tells us more about establishing the company, what differentiates it from the competition, challenges he faced and his plans for the future.
Interview with Martin Oliver, CEO of Jetts Fitness Australia
Jetts has revolutionised the fitness industry with its 24/7, low membership cost, no lock-in contract and convenient club model. Established in 2007 and now boasting over 240 clubs across Australia and New Zealand, Jetts is Australia’s most successful home-grown fitness franchise. The franchise model is focused on realistic capex costs while delivering solid return on investment, with only approximately 10 hours per week involvement from the business owner.
Interview with Jacinta McDonell-Jimenez, Anytime Fitness
Jacinta McDonell Jimenez (mum of three young children and who just turned 40 years old) co-founded and launched the highly successful US franchise Anytime Fitness into Australia in 2008. With over 2500 clubs and 1.5 million members’ worldwide, since Anytime Fitness’s launch into Australia it has become the quickest growing segment of the world’s fastest growing fitness chain and Australia’s number 1 health club.
Interview with Davina D’Avoine, Paws Pet Sitters
Paws Pet Sitters is a COMPLETE Pet Care at Home mobile franchise network that is now across Brisbane and Sydney. The company was founded in 2000, and over its 14 years in the industry, has perfected its franchise structure to offer a simple, replicable, proven system to its franchisees so that they can succeed and flourish in the pet care industry.
Davina D’Avoine talks to us about why with services such as hydrobathing, grooming, pet sitting, dog walking, and puppy pre-school, their franchisees have the best job in the world working and playing with pets all day long!