Rick Robinson is the President of All Pro Franchising International
With over 35 years as a franchise executive, Rick’s exhaustive experience includes being a Franchisor with 5 different brands, and for 18 years was a large multi-unit Master Franchise owner, with 230 unit franchisees in his system.
Most recently in 2017, he and Ron Showalter (CEO of All Pro Cleaning Systems) developed and launched a national franchise model under the name of All Pro Cleaning Systems, offering large Regional Development Franchises, similar to a Master Franchise.
Rick owned a franchise consulting business for 10 years, helping businesses to expand through franchising, as well as completing two successful turnarounds for brands that were hurt when the economy crashed. In addition he was a franchise matchmaker, matching people up with the best franchises for them based on their skills, backgrounds and personal goals.
He is experienced in writing Franchise Operations Manuals and Franchise Disclosure Documents and helping Franchisors identify KPI’s and develop Best Practices.
Rick and his sales teams over the years, have helped more than 800 people achieve the “American Dream” through franchising.
He is a recognized leader within the International Franchise Association and earned their Certified Franchise Executive title (CFE). In addition, Rick was fortunate to have been elected and served for several years on the IFA’s prestigious Board of Directors, serving with top franchise executives from many of the largest franchise brands in the world. Rick has also been a guest speaker at six of the IFA’s Annual Conventions.
In his spare time Rick is an avid fisherman and loves to travel, having visited 19 different countries so far.
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