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How To Scale a Franchisee Business Faster by Finding the Right Partners With Andrew Chapman

Updated: Apr 20, 2022

Andrew Chapman

Andrew Chapman is the Executive Director of Business Development at Skyhawks Sports Academy. They offer traditional sports camps and clinics for kids from 18 months to 14 years in various sports. At Skyhawks, the team is committed to teaching life skills through sports, and it’s the country's leader in providing a safe, fun, and skill-based sports experience for kids.

Andrew has extensive knowledge and insight from his experience as one of the country’s top junior college soccer coaches, leading Peninsula College to three college championships. He has also been the GM and Head Coach of one of the top USL-PDL PRO teams, Kitsap Pumas, taking them to the 2014 PDL Championships.

Here’s a glimpse of what you’ll learn:

  • Andrew Chapman explains what Skyhawks Sports Academy does and how it has evolved over the years

  • Andrew's background and how he got the opportunity to work at Skyhawks

  • How Skyhawks began franchising and Andrew's advice to businesses looking to start franchising

  • How having the right franchising partners accelerate business growth

  • Should new franchise businesses create systems for different departments?

  • Andrew talks about using proprietary software for e-commerce at Skyhawks

  • Andrew's favorite books, his mentors, and what he has learned from them

  • Andrew's advice to business leaders about perfection

In this episode…

Are you looking to go into franchising? Do you need strategies for finding the right partners?

Building a successful business is not about having overnight success. You must take the time to create efficient systems, find the right team, and use the right strategies for growth. This is what Andrew Chapman has learned from his experience working with one of the country’s top kids’ sports clubs.

In this episode of The Fit Growth Machine Podcast, Brian Roisentul sits down with Andrew Chapman, the Executive Director of Business Development at Skyhawks Sports Academy, to discuss strategies for accelerating growth in franchise businesses. They also talk about Skyhawks Sports Academy's franchise model, its e-commerce software, and Andrew's advice to new franchise businesses. Stay tuned.

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