Franchise Show Chicago Spotlights Opportunities for Aspiring Business Owners

LOMBARD, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Begin exploring the fascinating options of business ownership at the 2008 Franchise Show Chicago where over 60 of the nation's fastest growing franchises will be on display for aspiring business owners to learn what it takes to be successful in a franchise concept. Franchise Show Chicago, which is free to the community, will be held on Friday, March 28 from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm and Saturday, March 29 from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Carlisle Banquet Hall, 435 E. Butterfield Road, Lombard, IL (across Butterfield Rd. from Yorktown Center).

The event is hosted by The Entrepreneur's Source (TES), the nation's leading franchise education company. Co-sponsors of Franchise Show Chicago are Fifth Third Bank, The Women's Business Development Center and the Illinois Small Business Development Center at College of DuPage. All sponsors will have representatives on-hand to answer questions about business ownership.

"Our Franchise Show is an opportunity for people to gain some real insight on the many business options available," says Steve Rosenkrantz, regional developer for TES. "Education and information is the key to making the right career decision for your lifestyle, goals and needs," he added.

Franchise Show Chicago will offer opportunities to speak one-on-one with franchise representatives and hear from business resource partners addressing financial, legal and other support issues on the minds of aspiring business owners. TES business coaches will also be on-hand to answer many of the questions people have when considering business ownership.

Attendees will also have the opportunity to participate in interactive workshops covering many areas of interest for aspiring entrepreneurs:

  • How to Find the Right Business for You
  • Franchisee Panel – Learn From Their Experience
  • Keys to a Successful Start-up
  • Financing Your Business

On Friday, WBBM Newsradio 780 will be broadcasting live from Franchise Show Chicago with hosts Kris Kridel and Sherman Kaplan with two hours of news and the WBBM Noon Business Hour. People who pre-register for the Show online before March 28th will be eligible for an Apple Vacation Getaway to Puerto Vallarta.

Franchise Show Chicago is FREE to the community. To register and for more information, please go visit, or contact Steve Rosenkrantz at or 888-264-6667.


Share this Story:


comments powered by Disqus

Franchise News Room »

News By Industry »

Featured Opportunities

Perkins Restaurant & Bakery
In today's market, the opportunity to buy a Perkins® couldn't be better for experienced restaurateurs interested in aligning with a concept that has...
Massage Envy
Massage Envy clinics are designed to provide a compelling image, an inviting and functional environment and the highest degree of operational...
Huddle House
Everyone knows a House is a good investment! Huddle House is a full service restaurant, serving delicious meals, cooked to order...
Fast Crafted® Restaurant Brand Specializing in Freshly-Sliced, Deli-Inspired Meats & Sandwiches 
Jimmy's Egg
Jimmy's Egg is now offering a unique opportunity to a select number of franchisees seeking to develop our proven brand in new markets.

Subscribe to Express

A Franchise Update Media Production
Franchise Update Media | P.O. Box 20547 // San Jose, CA 95160 // PH. (408) 402-5681
Copyright © 2001 - 2017. All Rights Reserved.

In Loving Memory Of Timothy Gardner (1987-2014)