June 10, 2010 // Franchising.com // NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. – Gamer Doc®, the retail video game store franchise that delivers a new and interactive customer experience, today announced that franchisee Tom Wang has signed the lease for his store at 4925 University Drive, Suite 166, in Huntsville, Alabama.
"The Gamer Doc in Alabama will be our second store in the Southeast, and we are very pleased to be expanding our presence in that part of the country," said Jim Belanger, president of Gamer Doc. "We have sold 20 stores in the two years since the company was started, and the Huntsville store continues our momentum and strategy of steady, successful growth."
The Huntsville Gamer Doc is expected to open at the end of July or early August.
"Tom is a wonderful addition to the Gamer Doc family," Belanger said. "He has a strong retail background, and understands that the customer experience is what sets us apart from other video game stores. We are excited to be working with him as we introduce Gamer Doc to the Huntsville area."
Gamer Doc features Xbox® 360, PlayStation® and Wii® Gamer Centers, making it easy to find games, consoles and accessories for each platform. Customers can buy, rent, sell, play, pick-up, pre-order or trade-in a game, drop-off a disc or console for repair or their PC for a game download, sign-up for an upcoming in-store tournament, or rent the Pro Player room for a private party. HD flat-panel monitors and cables are also available, and the knowledgeable staff is happy to show customers how to hook-up their systems, share tips on how to improve their scores, try out new games, and answer any questions they might have.
"I look forward to working with Tom to bring the Gamer Doc experience to Huntsville, where we will be the destination of choice for gamers of all ages and skill levels," Belanger said.
Gamer Doc is an innovative franchise concept that offers the opportunity to own, develop and operate a retail video game emporium. Launched in December 2007, Gamer Doc delivers a new and interactive experience to all customers. From dedicated gamers to Mom or Dad who want to try out a game, trade-in some old games or check out the latest titles and consoles from Microsoft®, Nintendo®, and Sony®, all customers will enjoy the ultimate gaming experience. Gamer Doc offices are located in Newport Beach, Calif.