Get to the West Coast Franchise Expo, the largest franchise expo in the west - and join thousands of entrepreneurs and business owners. Meet and speak face-to-face with representatives of hundreds of proven franchise opportunities - full-time and part-time, in every industry, at every investment level.
Find the Business You’ve Always Been Looking For - In Just One Weekend!
Attend 60+ free educational and informational seminars and in-depth symposia.
Hear advice firsthand on the wide range of financial options available.
Get the help you need to decide which type of franchise is best for you.
Investigate industries that are new, or that you might not have considered.
Find information on the franchise industry as a whole.
The West Coast is home to thousands of the most highly qualified prospects - looking to be in business for themselves. Of the thousands of candidates who attended the most recent expo - nearly 50% were either serious or nearing a decision on which franchise concept to buy. So, no matter your concept, or your investment level, this is your opportunity to meet these eager investors face-to-face.
When you consider the cost of travel, time and advertising on your cost-per-sale, you’ll see just how valuable the West Coast Franchise Expo (WCFE) is. In just three days, your brand representatives will build relationships with enthusiastic prospects ready to buy a business.
WCFE features the Supplier Alliance Program for companies to target franchisors and the small business community in the West. In addition, industry experts participate in the WCFE Professional Center offering advice and guidance to both prospective franchisees and small business owners.
WCFE will saturate the market in the western region with an impactful, motivating, multi-media campaign. The region’s most qualified candidates will be targeted in virtually every major industry magazine and regional newspaper. Attendance will also be driven by a strong presence on local TV and Radio. Rounding out this strong media mix will be a targeted direct mail campaign, a powerful internet presence, billboards and more. The result, thousands of the most qualified prospects will be ready to meet with you.
The West Coast Franchise Expo delivers thousands of the highly qualified entrepreneurs you’re looking for - all in one place. And they’re eager to meet with you face-to-face. Help lead the way to recovery. Grow your business by exhibiting at the west coast’s premier franchise event. Prime spots are moving quickly, so reserve your booth space now!
WCFE, without a doubt, your best opportunity in the region to Network. Build Profitable Relationships. Grow your business.
Exposure: Key positioning at WCFE - the largest event in the West - helps put your brand "out front."
Generate New Leads: Thousands of qualified candidates travel to attend WCFE in search of new franchisees, master franchisees, area developers, multi-unit owners, suppliers and industry contacts.
Connect with Existing Candidates: Use the WCFE as an opportunity to meet, entertain and bond with existing and prospective candidates.
New Product Launches: Company launches, new product launches, press releases and new initiatives all get more exposure and reach through the WCFE's highly targeted network of global attendees, partners, speakers, sponsors and associations.
Press Coverage and Investor Visibility: Publications such as Entrepreneur Media, Franchising World, Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Franchise Times, The Franchise Magazine, Franchise International, Fox News and NBC make it a priority to attend.