New Auditel franchises set to open

In the latest intake of franchise owners to Auditel is ex-banker Doug Bralsford and ex-chartered accountant Stephen Sowerby.

Auditel franchise owners provide a cost and purchase management service to small and medium business owners. When asked why they wanted to join Auditel Bralsford said: “Class oozes from the business that has, and delivers, a quality offering.” Sowerby added: “Auditel gives a unique mix of self-employment into a profession that matches my skills and experience, with the support of an organization that has been around for 17 years.”

Auditel has just been selected as a finalist for the Best Franchisee Marketing Support and Best Website in this year’s Franchise Marketing Awards. This follows similar success in the previous two years as well as being nominated as a finalist in the bfa HSBC Franchisor of the Year Award in 2010 and the HSBC Franchisee Support Award for 2011.

Auditel’s Head of Marketing, Laurence Knott said: “We are delighted at the continuing recognition of our offering by the industry. It gives confidence to potential franchise owners in making an informed choice. Most also recognise the value of our cost and purchase management service in these challenging economic times. In fact, the number of franchise owners in our network has increased by over 190 per cent since 2005 and is now nearly 200 and our higher earners enjoy an income of over £200k.”