#Banking and Counting on Auditel

In the latest intake of franchisees to the Auditel Cost and Purchase Management Franchise, is ex-banker Doug Bralsford and ex-chartered accountant Stephen Sowerby.

When asked why they decided to join Auditel, Doug explained: “Class oozes from the business that has, and delivers, a quality offering.” Stephen said: “Auditel gives a unique mix of self-employment into a profession that matches my skills and experience, with the support of an organisation 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 successes  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 confirms: “We are delighted at the continuing recognition of our offering by the industry. It gives confidence to potential franchisees 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 franchisees in our network has increased by over 190% since 2005 and is now nearly 200 and our higher earners enjoy an income of over £200k.”

Doug and Stephen have just completed their training programme and are hugely appreciative of both the content and the trainers. Stephen enthuses: “The training and support on offer are second to none in helping you to establish and grow your own business.”