Larry S. Powell, Franchise Quest President
Larry S. Powell, President of Franchise Quest and a Registered Franchise Consultant, provides free and no-obligation assistance to individuals who desire to be self-employed and want to explore business ownership. His assistance helps them to identify franchise, business opportunity ("biz-ops"), or low-cost-of-entry home-based business options that align with their personal and professional goals, lifestyle needs, interests, and financial requirements.
Larry S. Powell / Franchise Quest is a licensed Affiliate of Business Alliance, Inc.(BAI) and the International Franchise Professionals Group (IFPG). These affiliations allow Mr. Powell to effectively draw on their decades of franchise experience. He has direct access to hundreds of quality franchisors, distributors and licensed business opportunities ("Biz-ops") in a multitude of categories and investment ranges.
Mr. Powell has over 40 years of experience encompassing both the corporate and franchise worlds. Prior to Franchise Quest, Mr. Powell was the original owner and operator of Handyman Connection, a home improvement franchise in San Antonio, TX from 2001 to 2008. Formerly, Mr. Powell was the Vice President, Human Resources for The Psychological Corporation / Harcourt Assessment head-quartered in San Antonio, TX. Mr. Powell is a graduate of The University of Texas at Austin with a BBA degree in Management.
In addition to his 25+ years in corporate America, Mr. Powell's experience has taken him through the "life-cycle" of business / franchise ownership:
- Received the assistance of a Franchise Consultant
- Identified professional goals and lifestyle needs
- Reviewed and assessed several franchises
- Performed due diligence
- Validated and bought a franchise ... Handyman Connection
- Successfully owned and operated this franchise for 6+ years
- Exited the business through a franchise re-sale
You are invited to use Mr. Powell's experience as a resource to assist you with the "Quest".