GEORGETOWN, Texas - Dec. 20, 2013 // PRNewswire // - Sport Clips Haircuts, the nation's leading men's and boys' hair care provider, ranked as a top 40 franchise in the 2014 Entrepreneur "Franchise 500." The #38 ranking reflects the franchise's financial strength and stability, growth rate and size of the system, according to Entrepreneur's judging criteria.
"Sport Clips has experienced unprecedented franchise growth this year," says Founder and CEO Gordon Logan. "This high ranking for our Sport Clips Franchise investment opportunity showcases our uncommonly positive performance. We're proud to add this to a top franchise leadership award and other recent growth recognition. It's a real testament to the hard work and experience of our Franchise team, as well as the Area Developers, Team Leaders (franchisees) and team members at all levels who contribute to a business that supports job growth and local economies by opening more than 150 stores per year across the country while having very few closures...only three in the last three years."
Sport Clips was recently recognized in the Franchise Times Top 200 for "Top 10% in Sales Growth" and "Top 10% in Unit Growth."
As a leader in the hair franchise industry and beauty salon business, Sport Clips has more than 1,100 stores in 45 states. Sport Clips is known for its support of the military through its annual Help A Hero program and is an active part of the International Franchise Association's VetFran and Operation Enduring Opportunity programs.
Sport Clips Haircuts is headquartered in Georgetown, Texas and was established in 1995 by founder and CEO Gordon Logan. The sports-themed haircutting franchise, which specializes in haircuts for men and boys, is ranked by Entrepreneur Magazine as one of the top 20 "Fastest-Growing Franchises," and in the top 10 percent of the "Franchise 500." Sport Clips is the "Official Haircutter" of the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), offers veterans preferential pricing on haircuts and franchises, and was named as one of the "Top Franchises for Veterans" by Franchise Business Review. Our "Help A Hero" program has raised over $2 million to help deployed and hospitalized U.S. service members call home through the VFW's Operation Uplink, and to provide scholarships for Veterans transitioning to a civilian career. Sport Clips is a proud sponsor of Joe Gibbs Racing's NASCAR drivers Denny Hamlin and Elliott Sadler, and partners with numerous NCAA and professional sports teams. To learn more about Sport Clips, visit SportClips.com.
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