From multi-unit restaurants and retail, to entertainment and consumer goods, if you have a business that caters to consumers, we’re ready to listen to your worries, meet your needs, and exceed your expectations.

It begins with a relationship.

The capacity to not just create, but to fuel a passion by transforming that creativity into a successful business, is nothing short of amazing. But in today’s consumer market, for a business to be able to defy the odds and succeed, it takes more than passion and creativity. To have gotten where you are now would not have been possible without relationships.

Whether it’s the mentoring relationship you have with your leadership team, the carefully nurtured one you have with your vendors, or the authentic relationships you’ve formed with your customers and clients, relationships are almost certainly the driver of your success.

At Founders, relationships drive us too. Everything we can do for you—from strategic growth plans and business valuations, to growth capital and buyer-matching solutions—begins with a relationship. One built on trust, experience and expertise. An authentic relationship that starts with us listening to your needs, then fueling our own passion to create success for you and your business.

At Founders, it begins with a relationship.

Industry Events

  1. Heritage Forum

    Participants enjoy meaningful time of growth and fellowship in a collaborative gathering of high capacity leaders. The objective of the forum is to inspire and equip attendees with best practices for life and succession planning in a holistic manner, with the goal of creating a Heritage Vision for lasting-Legacy. Over the two-day Forum event, participants engage in an interactive experience that includes recreation, casual socializing, teaching, solo time for reflection, small group discussion, panel discussions, fireside chats and great meals. | October 19-21, 2020


  2. Multi-Unit Summit

    Founders’ Multi-Unit Summit is an exclusive gathering of select multi-unit company leaders company leaders – registration is limited to 40 multi-unit CEOs, thought leaders, and a few of the top private equity players focused on scaling entertainment, restaurant, fitness, retail, education, franchise, and related companies. Attendees engage in meaningful crowd sourced content and discussions about growth, value, and current industry trends.

    September 22-24, 2020


Ready to talk? We’re ready to listen.