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Mark Cory

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Serving Greater Detroit, Ann Arbor, and East Michigan. WELCOME Your franchise business opportunity search in Detroit, Ann Arbor, and East Michigan begins here! I know that investing in a business …


Serving Greater Detroit, Ann Arbor, and East Michigan.


Your franchise business opportunity search in Detroit, Ann Arbor, and East Michigan begins here! I know that investing in a business can be a fearful decision, so I have designed educational seminars and a personalized consulting service to help people like you determine if franchising is the right path, and if so, to safely research viable choices in order to select the RIGHT one. I am here to help you learn the pros and cons of franchising, the range of costs and types of franchises, and successful techniques for doing effective research. I’ll guide you through a strategic process for finding the franchise business opportunity that is right for YOU – and my services are free. Contact me today to get started!

Profitable franchise opportunities in Detroit, Ann Arbor and Flint (just to name a few) are waiting for you right this minute. It just takes a single phone call (or form fill) to start things off. I am an experienced franchise consultant eager to put my knowledge and skills to work for you.

When you are ready to learn more about profitable franchise opportunities in Detroit and Eastern Michigan, simply fill in the form above or give me call.


Mark brings over 25 years of business management experience to the Michigan office of FranNet. Prior to launching his FranNet business in 2002, he served as Senior Vice President for Olympia Entertainment, Inc., the management company for Joe Louis Arena, Cobo Arena, the Fox Theatre, The Second City Comedy Theatre, Hockeytown Café, Comerica Park and various restaurant and retail establishments, including several franchise concepts. His duties included oversight of finance, information services, marketing, public relations, group sales, new media/publishing, creative services, and new business development.

Mark earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree, with Distinction, from the University of Michigan. Upon graduation, he spent three years as a CPA with Ernst & Whinney in Detroit. He has served as a school board member, a pension fund trustee, and as a church and civic volunteer. 

Assisting the men and women of Michigan to achieve their dreams of business ownership and an improved lifestyle is extremely rewarding to Mark as a FranNet consultant. With over 100 franchise opportunities to choose from in a multitude of industries, Mark seeks to find just the right fit for each client based on their interests, goals, and resources, and he has helped dozens of individuals and couples to discover the RIGHT fit for them. His services are provided to clients on a no fee, no obligation basis. 

FranNet, the world’s oldest (since 1987) and most respected group of franchise consultants, is a franchise system itself! Mark owns the Michigan franchise. He was elected by his peers to the Franchise Advisory Council, and just completed a two-year term. Mark received FranNet's 'Rising Star' award in 2002, the 'Commitment to Excellence' award in 2007, 2008 2009 and 2013, and the Top Performer Award for 2008, 2010 and 2012. FranNet is the ONLY group of franchise consultants who operate solely in their own protected territories, uniquely qualifying them to serve the people of their communities.


  • Light Manufacturing Business Opportunity

    Learn about this stable concept with a deep history, yet lots of room for continued expansion. The dramatic rise of business start-ups in Michigan creates even more demand for these …View Event
  • TROY: Franchising as a Career, an Investment, or Both

    Learn franchising basics, including the array of categories and investment levels available (starting at around $50K), and how to go about defining your own personal vision. Match that up with …View Event
  • A Brand that’s a Natural Fit for Your Goals (WEBINAR)

    FranNet is standing by to present another franchise brand spotlight, designed to introduce you to a simple, yet widely necessary, business service offering. Your customer base may be residential or …View Event
  • How to Fund Your Business (FEBRUARY WEBINAR)

    Learn How to Fund Your Business Start-up or Your Purchase of an Existing Business or Franchise! If you have been wondering how you will fund your new business venture, simply reserve …View Event
  • Empower Lives with this Franchise (WEBINAR)

    FranNet is standing by to present another franchise brand spotlight, designed to introduce you to a well-known, but an important community-based business opportunity. Your customer base will be your neighbors, …View Event

MASTER FRANCHISING – The Ultimate Business!

How to Use a Little-Known Business System as Your Best Vehicle for Business Success … The Best Kept Secret in Business Today … For the Right Person! What is this Concept? Imagine coming up with the idea of a new franchise concept that explodes in your area with dozens of new units opening up. Imagine […]

August 5, 2019

THE BIG FRANCHISE MYTH: You Need to Spend More if You Want to Get More

When you are thinking of joining a franchised organization, you can gain a significant advantage if you can avoid the myths and deal only with facts. By recognizing what truly differentiates the facts from the fallacies, you can help yourself make a better and more productive decision. When it comes to franchising, there are lots […]

August 5, 2019

Why Use a Franchise Consultant

At FranNet, we specialize in helping you learn about the many choices available and how to select the right business for you. We are paid by franchise companies who are searching for the right people to help grow their systems. The cost of a franchise will not change whether you use us or not…so let […]

August 5, 2019

Evaluate Yourself Before Evaluating a Franchise

When I began searching for a business of my own several years ago, I assumed my options would be limited to the obvious franchise choices, such as fast food or high-profile retail. Much to my delight, I discovered along the way that the available choices actually went far beyond the obvious. Today there are more […]

August 5, 2019


Looking to speak with Mark Cory directly? Call 502-530-0143 or email directly.

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  • 14950 E. Jefferson
    Suite 170
    Grosse Pointe, MI 48230