Veterans in Franchising – A Great Fit

VetFran, a strategic initiative of the International Franchise Association, has released a report detailing the success of Veterans — both as franchisees and employees of Veteran franchises.

According to the report, over 200,000 Veterans have started careers in franchising, and over 5,000 veterans have become franchise owners since 2011.

Among the key findings of franchise owners were that 36% (!) indicated that finding qualified Veterans was their “number one challenge” in reaching hiring goals.

However, 99% of franchise owners believed that Veterans are a good fit with the company, and 97% believe Veterans are an ideal franchise owners.

Click on the graphic below for the full report:

Courtesy International Franchise Association

Courtesy International Franchise Association