Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) March 21, 2013 - GameTruck, a leader in video game entertainment, has kicked off 2013 with a bang, climbing the ranks as one of the country’s top franchise businesses and receiving nods in prestigious media outlets including Entrepreneur Magazine and CNN. This comes on the heels of a record-breaking year for the business, with franchise operations growing to 79 franchisees operating 85 trucks nationwide. GameTruck is the original and longest-continuous running mobile video game theater concept in the country, bringing ultimate video game parties almost anywhere via self-powered, climate-controlled trailers outfitted with as many as eight flat-screen HDTV’s, enhanced sound systems and dozens of the latest multiplayer games.
Climbing the ladder 170 spots on Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500 list, GameTruck ranked #218 on the list of Top Franchises. The Franchise 500 list is considered to be the best and most comprehensive franchise ranking system in the world. Franchises are judged on a number of criteria, most importantly the financial strength and stability, growth rate and size of the system. GameTruck also ranked #7 on the Top New Franchise list.
Adding to the momentum building over the past few weeks, CNN Money recognized GameTruck as one of the top 5 hot franchises of the year—sparking a wave of interest from possible new investors and GameTruck franchise owners.
“It’s an incredible honor to be recognized on such important and highly reputable lists” says Scott Novis, CEO of GameTruck. “We’ve built a business model that has resonated with both franchise owners and consumers across the country, and are poised to expand exponentially in the coming years.”
Also noteworthy was GameTruck’s inclusion in Franchise Business Review’s 2012 Guide To Today’s Top Franchises under the Sports and Recreation category, and a feature on Fox Business American Franchise Spotlight which cements their success in the small business category.
GameTruck offers a premier party experience for both children and adults in an interactive, multiplayer environment accommodating at least 16 players. GameTruck trailers are equipped with more than three dozen of the latest multiplayer video games and all the major video game consoles (XBOX360®, Nintendo Wii™ and Playstation®). A GameCoach manages each event, promoting fair, interactive play. Parents can book a party simply by visiting http://www.GameTruckParty.com and searching for a franchise nearby.
A standard GameTruck party consists of two hours of play for ages 6 and up; 16-20 players can compete in the trucks interior. Just like at home, GameTruck parents can look through the library and take out what they deem unacceptable for their kids.
GameTruck was founded in 2006 by Scott Novis in Tempe, Arizona. It is the home of Patented Mobile Video Game Entertainment™. What started out as a fun birthday party experiment for family and friends quickly turned into a busy weekend business. In 2009, GameTruck had a break out year growing by more than 800% and expanding into most of the top markets across the United States.
GameTruck’s franchise organization is unique in that Phoenix operation continues to serve as a means to validate and improve upon the existing business system, while providing a platform to introduce new innovations in the industry as we created. In short we continue to work in the business we created, reaming laser focused on bringing people together to enjoy gaming in a multiplayer environment and to provide games with the best gaming experience available. Moreover, each GameTruck location and their staff are committed to providing high quality entertainment at an affordable price.