December 20, 2007 // Franchising.com // - Entrepreneur Magazine has just announced the winners of the 29th Annual Franchise 500 Awards, and ActionCOACH has been ranked #76 out of the Top 500. ActionCOACH was also ranked #1 in the category of business consulting for the fifth year in a row.
With a ranking of 76, ActionCOACH has moved up 20 ranks over the last year, showing not only their industry strength but the company's ongoing growth in the franchise industry.
"We're very excited and pleased to have made the Franchise 500 list." said ActionCOACH Founder and CEO, Brad Sugars. "It is an honor to be recognized by Entrepreneur Magazine for the fifth year in a row."
Entrepreneur is the leading magazine source circulating in the business and franchise community. Entrepreneur judges all franchises for the Franchise 500 awards on factors that include: financial strength, stability, growth rate and size of the system.
ActionCOACH is an international business development and coaching franchise, and has been instrumental in developing the business coaching category. Brad Sugars started the business coaching firm in 1993 from his home in Brisbane, Australia and over the last15 years, the firm has grown into an internationally recognized, award-winning franchise with 1,000 offices in 26 countries.
A full list of ActionCOACH's rankings that will be released in 2008 by Entrepreneur magazine include: #76 Franchise 500; #1 in Business Coaching category; #46 Fastest-Growing Franchise; #17 Top Home Based franchises and #49 America's Top Global Franchises
ActionCOACH is the world's number one business coaching franchise. Started by entrepreneur and CEO Brad Sugars in 1993, the company is one of the fastest growing franchises in the world, with more than 1,000 offices in 26 countries. To learn more, go to www.actioncoach.com.