2018 Top Franchise by Entrepreneur


TSS Photography Ranked a top franchise in Entrepreneur’s highly competitive 39th annual Franchise 500®

Oklahoma City, Ok January 26, 2018 – TSS Photography is proud to announce being recently ranked in Entrepreneur magazine’s Franchise 500®. Placement in the Franchise 500® is a highly sought-after honor in the franchise industry, as evidence by the fact that Entrepreneur received more than 1,000 applications this year, making it one of the company’s most competitive rankings ever. Recognized as an invaluable resource for potential franchisees, the Franchise 500® ranks TSS Photography as 270 for its outstanding performance in areas including unit growth, financial strength and stability, and brand power.

TSS is the leader in sports, school & event photography. TSS Photography offers the most technologically advanced systems for capturing and marketing large volumes of images in the photo industry including a NEW facial recognition feature, mobile ordering, advanced green screen solutions and patented Virtual Groups. TSS owners enjoy working in their local communities with organizations that help with the growth and development of local youth.

“We focus on supporting our TSS franchisees and providing them with tools to make them more competitive, more profitable and to make their day-to-day lives more enjoyable. Ours is a fun business which brings joy to so many. We want our franchisees to have the time and tools to focus on those wonderful aspects of our industry and their own lives,” says Alison Counts, TSS Marketing Director.

“This year’s Franchise 500 ranking features both up-and-comers who bring fresh ideas to an ever-changing industry, as well as savvy brands that have thrived for decades. We are proud to highlight and celebrate them all,” says Jason Feifer, editor in chief of Entrepreneur. “Our results show that the industry is strong—and that the most enduring franchisors are those who learn to balance innovation with reliability. That’s how to attract new customers while keeping the old ones happy.”

The key factors that go into Entrepreneur’s evaluation include costs and fees, size and growth, support, brand strength, and financial strength and stability. All franchises are given a cumulative score based on more than 150 data points, and the 500 franchises with the highest cumulative scores become the Franchise 500® in ranking order.

Over its 39 years in existence, the Franchise 500® has become both a dominant competitive measure for franchisors and a primary research tool for potential franchisees. TSS Photography’s position on the ranking is a testament to its strength as a franchise opportunity.

To view TSS Photography in the full ranking online, visit Entrepreneur Top 500. Results can also be seen in the January/February issue of Entrepreneur Magazine.

Franchise & Customer Development Director
James Calabrese
1-800-336-4550, ext 114