SPORTS Image Inc.


Sports Image is offering the nation’s first SPORTS MARKETING FRANCHISE.

Sports Image can be defined in 2 ways:

  • A professional “ad agency” for grassroots organizations
  • A “booster club on steroids”

We help all grassroots organizations (high schools, colleges, parks & recs, private leagues, etc) get free stuff (revenue & equipment) through our 6-phase system.


Year Established: 2002
Year First Franchised: 2009
Franchised Units: 10-50
Actual number of units: 19
Company Owned Units: 1
Projected New Units (12 months): 10-15

States referrals are accepted in:

  • Alabama
  • Alaska
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New Mexico
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming

Avail. in Canada: Masters/Area Developer: No


States/Countries Registered In: every one EXCEPT: CA, HI, ND, SD, WA and RI
Availability in Canada: Masters / Area Developer – not yet.
States, from which Broker Referrals are not being accepted: all except: CA, HI, ND, SD, WA and RI


Financial / Terms

Cash Investment: $27,500
Minimum Investment: $30,000
Minimum Net Worth: $100,000
Franchise Fee: $27,500


  • Vet Fran

Royalty: 8%
Ad: 1%
Average # of Employees: 1-2 / contracted sales rep
Passive Ownership Allowed: Yes
Earnings Claims: Yes


Total Investment: between $30,000 - $42,000 per the FDD

VetFran Program Participant: (Yes - $1500 off of franchise fee.

Average # of Employees: 1-2 (if have partner) w/ help of 1099 Sales Reps in the early years.

Passive Ownership Allowed: Yes possibly, as long as certain qualifications are met -inquire with corporate

Earnings Claims: Yes – see Item 19. We put an example project in there and potential franchisee can see margins and extrapolate the numbers to figure out how much in sales to make their required income.


Franchise Sales

Single Unit: Yes
Multiple Units: Yes
Area/Master Developer: No
Resales: Yes


International Expansion

International Expansion Opportunities: No
Developing outside of the U.S.: N/A
Single Unit Availability Outside U.S.: No
Multiple Unit Availability Outside U.S.: No
Area Development or Master Avail.: No
Cash Investment: N/A
Total Investment: N/A


No International Opportunities at this time


Support & Training Provided

Financial Assistance Provided: Yes
Site Selection Assistance: No
Lease Negotiation Assistance: No
Co-operative Advertising: No


Co-operative Advertising: depending upon situation and how many franchisees it can positively affect


Initial training consists of 3-days on site going through all phases of the business from cradle-to-grave. Ongoing support of daily/weekly emails, phone calls and anything to help support the franchise to make sure they do not feel like “they are on an island”

We have a conference in January each year in Dayton, OH during the Flyin’ to the Hoop tourney ( that we own/manage to:

  • Give training to the franchisees
  • Allow for brainstorming and networking amongst the franchisees
  • Give them VIP access to the 4-day event to enjoy and learn from.


Get Started!

Freddy O'Pry

Franchise Development