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Eric Schechterman

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About Eric


Looking for franchise opportunities in Boston or elsewhere in Massachusetts?  Thousands of opportunities are available in the Boston metro area and throughout the state – and I can help you find the perfect one.

Using FranNet's proven model and my own insight, my consultation can match you to the business that’s best aligned with your personal and professional goals.  During my consultation, we’ll take inventory of your skills, experience, and finances. We’ll also create a personality profile. I’ll gain a thorough understanding of your strengths, your goals, and your dreams. Then I’ll leverage my experience and FranNet’s resources to guide you to the franchised business opportunities that are the right fit for you. 

There many aspects to consider when choosing and acquiring a franchise. My expert consultation help you navigate through the process and guide you to the best possible match – at no cost or obligation to you. Take that big first step toward owning your own business. Call, email, or send me a message today!

Another option: Fill out your PFA to learn if business ownership is right for you.


As part of one of the top franchise consulting teams in the country, Eric works closely with clients to understand their goals, values, lifestyle, and interests to help coach them through the process of learning about franchising, and if it is a fit for them and their family. His goal is to listen to his clients and assist them in making a sound decision on small business ownership.

He has worked as the Chief Development Officer for a small business funding firm focusing primarily on funding start-up franchises. During his time there, Eric gained extensive knowledge on the ins-and-outs of franchising from the back end forward. He helped thousands of small businesses open their doors, many of which were franchises, and have facilitated hundreds of SBA loans. 

Eric has been a featured speaker at numerous franchise conferences, inspiring entrepreneurs with successful small business funding strategies and training franchise executives on how to maximize their funding relationships. Eric was honored to earn a distinction of Certified Franchise Executive (CFE) by the Board of Governors of the IFA in 2016.

Before entering the franchise world with Benetrends Eric was a top sales executive Cintas Corporation.  Because of his proven track record of driving multimillion-dollar growth, market expansion, strong command of leadership skills required to build sales teams, create sales strategy and implement execution procedures he was often selected by senior management to take turn-around assignments.  Eric is an expert sales recruiter, relationship builder, new business developer, negotiator and sales strategist.

Specialties: Advise transitioning six-figure corporate executives exploring careers in franchise ownership. Master franchising, regional or area franchise development, franchise recruitment and sales, franchise brokerage and consulting, entrepreneurship, self employment, small business ownership, business services, business brokerage, selling businesses, selling franchises, buying businesses, buying franchises, franchising, business consulting, career alternatives, marketing and operations.

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