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A Franchise Success Story

by | May 24, 2014 | Houston, Success Stories

Thinking about starting a business, or buying a franchise, in the Houston area? If so, it’s always great to hear a success story, and here is a recent one from one of our happy clients: A FranNet Success Story At FranNet, we love nothing more than sharing a wonderful success story from one of our valued clients. In our regular business dealings, we get to meet so many interesting people. Matching them up with a franchise opportunity that’s suited just for them is what gives us the largest dose of satisfaction. This week, we’re sharing the story of Will Vehrs. His story is a special one for us, because it so effectively showcases the synergy created when one arrives at the crossroads of chance and opportunity. Will Vehrs is no stranger to the entrepreneurial business model. In fact, he coached it for over 17 years at the Virginia Business Information Center, counseling and training others on how to begin a small business of their own. And he was good at it—awfully good. His story of innovation and evolution would lead him to invest in his own franchise opportunity, as he is now the owner of an Express Employment Professionals franchise. After achieving the rank of Captain in the US Army Reserves, Vehrs went on to work for Mobil Oil, handling marketing, operations and facilities management. He left only after the company reorganized and he accepted a leveraged severance package. From there, his skill at organization was truly actualized at his next stint, handling economic development for the Virginia Department of Business Assistance. In one of his proudest moments, he...