If you are in the market to establish a new business, you have many franchise and/or start-up opportunities from which to choose.
Why Should Freedom Boat Club Be Your Choice?
- We’re a proven franchise business. Freedom Boat Club has been in business since 1989. We are the largest members-only boat club in the nation, with 145+ locations and a fleet of 1600+ boats.
- Freedom Boat Club invented the members-only boat club concept, and is the recognized leader in the niche. While there are a few regional clubs, none rival the size, scope and services that Freedom Boat Club offers to its franchisees.
- Freedom Boat Club is well established in the marine industry and has developed many key relationships to benefit its franchisees. For example, we have negotiated outstanding purchasing agreements with top boating manufacturers and make our attractive sales programs available to franchisees. We have developed many national partnership and marketing programs, and can help facilitate relationships to benefit you.
- We have developed strong relationships with top wholesale financing companies who assist our franchisees in the purchase of boats for their club fleet.
- Our members enjoy reciprocity among clubs, with free boat usage when traveling.
- Because of our size and scope, we are able to provide attractive and competitive group insurance programs, certainly an important consideration when accurately comparing options.
- We host an annual National Franchise Conference to facilitate networking among owners, and to provide professional development and educational programs led by experts in the field.
- We provide ongoing training through corporate-led sales and marketing webinars.
- We offer optional custom sales and marketing programs to fit the needs of franchisees.
- We have established a Freedom Boat Club 20 Group, facilitated by a highly respected, independent marine industry veteran. Becoming a member of the 20 Group allows you to work and collaborate exclusively with other franchise owners in positive idea exchanges and reviewing your business potential.
- We host and continually update a state-of-the-art website with top SEO rankings, including customized pages with social media platforms for each franchise operator.
- We offer a dedicated portal with a vast array or produced marketing assets including a mix of advertising creative for multiple applications.
- Our proprietary reservation system is a major bonus, making it easy for your members to log in online and sign up for their date and time of choice, at their convenience.
- Freedom Boat Club stands by its franchisees with support materials and training. We ensure you have the latest in support materials, training and operations assistance to help you recruit new members in your location.
- Our boat club model allows you to operate your business with minimal employees. Essentially, your franchise is a turnkey business; it is up to you just how large you would like it to grow.
- Freedom Boat Club has a proven high gross profit margin. Our business model has been proven effective since 1989 and continues to trend positive growth. If you adhere to this effective business model, you, too, can experience your own personal success.
Best of All: Owning a Freedom Boat Club Franchise is FUN! If you have the water gene and enjoy the boating lifestyle, why not combine your passion with a business model that provides a great living in a terrific environment! No suits or ties required … it’s a shorts and dockers lifestyle, with an office view on the water … that services people who love what you offer! THIS is boating freedom at it’s very best!
We believe there are ample reasons to choose Freedom Boat Club for your franchise investment. We welcome the opportunity to share our enthusiasm and our strategies for success with you!