Franchising 101 – The Bath Solution Revolution: A Conversation with Dean Hartley of Five Star Bath Solutions – Episode 182

In this episode, Tim Parmeter is joined by Dean Hartley, the President of Five Star Bath Solutions, a franchise focused on bathroom remodeling solutions. Dean shares his journey from being a financial planner to becoming the president of a dynamic franchise. He further explains how he became the owner of a franchise and the benefits he gained from this unique experience. The conversation covers the franchise's unique selling propositions, including its specialty in the bathroom space, customer-focused approach, and high-quality product offerings designed to meet varying customer needs. Also discussed is the daily operations of a franchisee, and the low overhead, profitability, and franchisee satisfaction within the Five Star Bath Solution system. 

Episode highlights:

  • Dean’s personal journey from working as a financial planner to leading a successful franchise

  • The unique selling points of Five Star Bath Solutions, including its specialization in bathroom spaces, and a customer-focused service model

  • Five Star Bath's curated product range that caters to a plethora of customer needs

  • The daily operations of a franchise owner 

  • The potential flexibility of roles for franchisees

  • The profitability and franchisee satisfaction within the Five Star Bath Solution system.

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