Franchise Source Brands International Welcomes Greg Tanner to Advisory Board

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Franchise Source Brands International Welcomes Greg Tanner to Advisory Board

Widely-Respected Franchise Industry Veteran and IFA VetFran Committee Member Joins Multi-Brand Franchisor’s Advisory Board to Help Enhance Company Growth Strategies

SOUTHBURY, Conn. (August 11, 2014) Franchise Source Brands International (FSBI), a multi-brand business coaching franchisor with several high-performance brands under its helm, announces that Greg Tanner, co-founder and partner of the Tanner Franchise Group, has joined the company’s Advisory Board. Tanner, who recently retired from Aaron’s after nearly 10 years as the National Director-Franchising, will work closely with executive leadership to empower its brands and elevate the company to the next level.

Greg’s experience serving in multiple roles in the franchise industry over the past four decades will help us enhance various initiatives, including helping people move from employment to empowerment through franchising,” Terry Powell, founder of FSBI, said. “We just hit our 30th anniversary and are stronger than ever, implementing several new marketing strategies and initiatives to help not only our brands grow, but also our franchisor partners. Greg’s advice and guidance will help us continue to move in the right direction.”

For more than 40 years, Tanner, who has been nominated to the International Franchise Association Hall of Fame, has exclusively served the franchise industry as a senior-level corporate executive, franchisor, franchisee, development manager and Tanner Franchise Group consulting partner. He is known for his great depth of wisdom and on-point advice in franchising, some of which he has compiled in his book called TANNERISMS. Tanner, who in 2012 was named a Top 20 person to watch by Franchise Times magazine, retired from Aaron’s on July 1, 2014, where he awarded more than 900 franchises.

When I announced my retirement from Aaron’s, I vowed that I was not retiring from franchising,” Tanner said. “Through the Tanner Franchise Group and now with Franchise Source, I can truly help franchisors grow their businesses. This role with Franchise Source Brands allows me do so within the FSBI network, as well as within the hundreds of franchisor partners who come to them for help building their franchise systems and implementing the right strategies to maintain happy, successful franchisees.”

About Franchise Source Brands International™

Franchise Source Brands International (FSBI) is a multi-brand business coaching franchisor with high-performance brands dedicated to the advancement of the entrepreneur and those who aspire to be one. Today, FSBI’s business coaching brands dominate the $1.5 billion business coaching market with a commanding 33 percent of the business coaching and consulting franchise market in North America. With a leadership team that boasts the Certified Franchise Executives designation from the International Franchise Association, FSBI operates highly-ranked franchise brands, including: AdviCoach®, The Entrepreneur’s Source®, ZorSource®, Expense Reduction Coaching®, Business Partner Marketing Coach®, Decor&You®, Franchise Match® and WEBB Women Empowered by Business®. For more information regarding FSBI or any of its brands, visit

About Tanner Franchise Group

The Tanner Franchise Group is a boutique franchise consulting firm that specializes in helping franchisors increase Franchise Sales, enhance Franchise Development Marketing strategies and tactics, improve consumer and franchise Branding, and design Discovery Days that convert more quality candidates.For more information, contact Greg at 404-660-7108, or visit his website:

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