Team of 12 Franchise Experts Evaluates 200 Websites, Announces Gold Winners Tied for 20th
More than 200 franchise brand websites were reviewed by industry judges, and 75 were recognized as best-in-class. Each of these categories were meticulously evaluated by a panel of 12 judges and given a score on a ten-point scale; the website rankings are based on a composite average of these scores. Below are the brands that earned a gold recognition -- ranked tied for 20th.
The judging panel was comprised of industry experts: Sean Fitzgerald, of 1851 Franchise; Nick Powills, of No Limit Agency; Batchelor, CEO and Jack Monson, Director of Digital Strategy, of Qiigo; Michelle Rowan, President of Franchise Business Review; Craig Slavin, CEO of Franchise Navigator; Jamshaid Hashmi, CEO of ClickTecs; Kay Ainsley, Managing Director of MSA Worldwide; Keith Gerson, President of FranConnect; Stan Friedman, President of FRM Solutions; Steve Beagelman, CEO of SMB Franchise Advisors; and Todd Bingham, President of Pinnacle. Each judge was tasked with judging hundreds of submissions, from which they awarded 75 standout franchise development websites with a gold, silver or bronze designation.
20: Wild Birds Unlimited | https://franchise.wbu.com/ | Score: 6.91
20: Taco John’s | http://tacojohnsfranchise.com/ | Score: 6.91
20: Pinot’s Palette | https://www.pinotspalette.com/franchise/ | Score: 6.91
20: Kona Ice | http://www.ownakona.com/ | Score: 6.91
20: Executive Home Care | http://executivehomecarefranchise.com/ | Score: 6.91
20: Closet and Storage Concepts | http://closetandstorageconceptsfranchise.com/ | Score: 6.91
20: Bottle and Bottega | http://bottleandbottegafranchising.com/ | Score: 6.91
20: 9Round | https://www.9round.com/fitness-franchises | Score: 6.91