Advisory Services

We are project driven advisors generally selected for engagements due to the trust we establish with franchisees, franchisors and management teams, as well as the confidence we create with shareholders and banking institutions. Typically, clients have specific issues that need addressing and we call upon our operating partners and an exceptional collection of affiliated partners to bring the necessary expertise and resources to bear.
Equicorp combines the experience of an investor, advisor, manager and partner to work side by side with our clients. Success is driven by the relationships we build and our focus on actionable insights and plans to help create sustainable value and arrive at optimal decisions.

Past Engagements

Franchisors – We have worked with a number of franchisors, both large and small, to assist them with major strategic initiatives. We have advised on acquisitions, value analysis, operational turnarounds, international expansion, purchase of franchisee units, and with interim management assignments.

Private Equity Firms – We have been engaged to perform due diligence reviews on target companies. Equicorp assists in strategic and operational planning through conducting reviews on individual units and market and brand performances.

Franchisees – We have worked closely with franchisees to assist them with formulating the most appropriate capital structure, labor planning, staffing, back office systems, marketing support, operational planning and growth strategies.

Entrepreneurs- When an entrepreneur is considering becoming an independent business owner, we assist them by offering a full range of business planning essentials.

Social Entrepreneurs- In the rapidly emerging arena of social entrepreneurship, we advise and instruct small entrepreneurs on vital business components to help them create jobs, improve profitability and create a positive impact on environmental conditions.