Why Franchise with Data Doctors?
The Go-To Technology Experts
Our partnership with national and local media partners allows us to position Data Doctors as the go-to technology experts by educating the public on the ever-changing technology landscape via our daily radio Data Doctors Tech Tips, our weekly technology newspaper column and on local television stations around the country.
A Brand Your Customers Can Trust
With a Data Doctors Franchise the hardest part has already been done for you! We've spent more than two decades perfecting our service & repair processes and spreading our brand throughout the country. When opening a Data Doctors Franchise, you can rest assured your local customers won't think twice about where to bring their troubled technology. Data Doctors is a name customers trust, with our industry leading fixed-cost service membership program, award winning service processes and industry first quality guarantee.
Our concept delivers a comfortable shopping environment that customers desire, featuring clean lines, crisp colors, modern technology, and brand-building signage. Not only do our aesthetics keep costs reasonable for the franchisee, they foster a high level of comfort for our customers and positively influence our employee's morale and productivity.
Ken Colburn - President & CEO, Data Doctors
Happy Customers = Referrals = Success
Data Doctors was born out of a passion to help demystify technology for the average user. Creating those 'aha' moments every day is what has driven us from the beginning. Today, Data Doctors is a recognized leader in technology services and is looking for individuals that are just as PASSIONATE as we are about helping others with their technology.
Cutting Edge Systems
As a Data Doctors franchise owner, you stand on the shoulders of one of the most experienced computer service chains in the U.S., with over 25 years of experience and hundreds of thousands of serviced computers under our belt. We have consistently led the pack, and we continue to advance the art and science of computer service for residential and small business customers. Our franchisees get state-of-the-art tools and systems that are the envy of our competitors.
Your Success Is Our Job
We start with some of the most comprehensive and efficient technical processes in the industry, forming the core of our high quality service offering to customers, but make no mistake, we're not in the Computer Business, we're in the People Business.
"People and Data, Before Technology"
There is a difference when it comes to the quality of computer services; Data Doctors is the gold standard. We're passionate about consistently delivering service to customers that exceeds their expectations. Just ask us and we'll share some of the thousands of love letters that our customers have written to us. We take more time with each customer and follow a more rigorous proccess to ensure consistently high quality results. Our Executive Team of Industry Leaders has continuously operated Data Doctors locations for almost three decades and knows what it takes to run a technical services business.
What's the Franchising Process?
Request Information, Apply and Meet the Team
Request Information Packet
After looking over our franchising web site, click "Request Info Packet" (located below) to learn more about the company and franchising process.
A member of our franchise development team will contact you so that we may answer any questions you may have and provide additional information about the company and franchising process. This is a high level intoduction to each other to make sure we're all on the same page.
After the company introduction, you'll receive our Franchise Information Packet and Application. The Application is what we must receive to proceed to Step 2 of the process. Returning the application does not bind you to any type of commitment with the company.
Disclosure Documents, Candidate Review & Approval
Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD)
Once we receive your application, our franchise development team will e-mail you our Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD). The FDD will provide you with more information regarding our financials and business model. We will also set up a timie to talk, so that we may answer any questions you have regarding the FDD.
After your FDD call, we'll schedule time for a phone interview with our President. This will give you the opportunity to get to know our executive team, and to discuss your goals and aspirations for a Data Doctors franchise.
Upon approval, the new franchisee will sign the franchise agreement and remit payment. Congratulations, you are getting your own Data Doctors store(s)!
Location Selection & Staffing
You will work closely with our Franchise Development Team to determine a location that is mutually agreed upon and indicative of a successful Data Doctors store.
Our team provides you with job descriptions, interview questions, and guidelines to assist in attracting top-tier talent to your location.
Our Franchising Team works with you every step of the way to assist with lease negotiations and location procurement.
Training, Location Construction & Grand Opening
Your comprehensive classroom and in-store training will take place in Tempe, AZ, with subsequent training provided at your location. Franchisees will be equipped with all the necessary tools and knowledge to successfully operate their location.
During training, store design and layout will be discussed, and we will closely guide you through the construction and setup process. Ideally, the build-out will be completed while you are finishing training.
After a final inspection, you are ready to open. Congratulationsâ€”work doesn't feel like work anymore!
Not currently accepting applications
Please note: Data Doctors is not currently accepting applications for new franchises.
Frequently Asked Questions
What are the basic financial requirements for franchising with Data Doctors?
What are liquid assets?
How do I determine my net worth?
Do you require repair experience?
If I cannot personally meet all the requirements, may I partner with other people?
Real Estate/Development Qualifications
Within which venues do Data Doctors stores usually open?
What does Data Doctors look for in a location or site?
Who determines whether or not I can open a Data Doctors in a particular location?
Does Data Doctors provide financing?
What is the average profit of a Data Doctors store?
Why do you have an area I'm interested listed as not available, when I don't see a Data Doctors near me?
I am interested in owning the development rights for an entire area, so that I am the only one who can build Data Doctors locations in that area. Can I do this?
Can I purchase existing Data Doctors stores from the company or from other franchisees?
How long does it normally take to get approved to become a franchisee?
Once I'm approved to become a franchisee, how long until I can actually open a Data Doctors location?
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