Success is Shared

Franchising can be stressful. We know that; we’ve experienced it. Franchising is also a powerful path to entrepreneurship without reinventing the wheel.

Premier Franchise Solutions brings a personal, calming touch to the franchising process, serving as a member of your team as you work toward your dream.

Our deep and broad connections throughout the franchise markets in the U.S. and the U.K. help us guide clients through every aspect of building and growing a franchise system, from development, licensing and operations to sales and marketing. PFS delivers access to vetted relationships that our clients trust and utilize to reach their business goals.

We launched in 2015 with a focus on emerging brands. We know what works and what doesn’t because we’ve experienced it, and we’re here to share that with clients and help them succeed.

Premier Franchise Solutions was founded on the idea that success is shared, dreams are real and integrity counts. We’re at our best when we are helping entrepreneurs connect their passion to purpose. Those aren’t just words – we mean it, and we live it.


Client Focused.
Results Driven.

At Premier Franchise Solutions, we believe franchises are awarded, not sold.

We work with people who are passionate about their business concepts and want to share them with the world, workers who are ready to be self-employed but don’t know where to begin, and investors looking to diversify their business portfolios.

PFS is a one-stop shop for emerging brands and aspiring franchisees. We help with the creation of your processes — from franchise recruitment to vendor negotiations to sales and marketing — identifying gaps in your system and connecting you to strategic partners and industry experts.

We are a trusted member of the franchising community, valued by both our clients and our colleagues, because we’ve done this work ourselves. Our business is rooted in the relationships we build and our willingness to share everything we have experienced in franchising. We know what works and what doesn’t, and we want our clients to have access to that knowledge.

When you work with us, you’re connected to a network of insiders who can make the introductions and open the doors that lead to valuable business partnerships.

In the end, your success is our success. That’s why our brands are our family.


Our All-Star Staff

Tom Parks

CEO and Lead Franchise Consultant

As the CEO and Lead Franchise Consultant of Premier Franchise Solutions, Tom Parks combines his commitment to franchise development with his dedication to authentic relationships to help entrepreneurs take their ideas from the kitchen table to the marketplace. Tom brings his whole heart and a deep sense of loyalty to his work, believing that franchises should be awarded, not sold to the highest bidder. Tom and his team have built PFS on the importance of mutually successful relationships, and he feels most gratified when his clients notch their first win. Tom has spent his entire career in sales, with a focus on licensing and franchising since 2010. Throughout his career, he has awarded hundreds of franchises around the U.S. and abroad, specializing in emerging brands – a key focus for PFS. He oversees a network of consultants and strategic partners with extensive franchise backgrounds across the country, and he firmly believes his brands are family. Tom holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration management and marketing management from Northwood University, graduating magna cum laude.


Bill Bunting

Chief Operating Officer

As the Chief Operating Officer for Premier Franchise Solutions, Bill Bunting helps emerging and established brands connect with motivated, qualified franchise buyers. Bill began his career in the franchise and food service industry and, since 2005, has personally developed and opened more than 200 franchise locations. He takes pride in helping aspiring entrepreneurs find success and satisfaction in the franchise world. Bill’s achievements in the franchise sector comes from his belief in doing business with honesty, integrity and trust. He blends his expert communication and interpersonal skills with his passion for detail-driven operations work to elevate the innerworkings of franchise systems. He earned his degree in business administration and management from Camden County College in New Jersey, and he received his brokerage certification from Murphy Business & Financial Corporation.

Kerri Parks

Chief Marketing Officer

Kerri Parks brings detail-oriented creativity to her work as the Chief Marketing Officer for Premier Franchise Solutions. She has built her career in the design and marketing sectors, focusing on franchising since 2014. Kerri is laser-focused on helping PFS clients do everything they can to build a successful brand and attract franchisees who share their passion. She also oversees new initiatives with the marketing and design team to ensure PFS develops and delivers effective and efficient marketing materials that help brands succeed. Her work is fueled by her love of meeting new people and being able to capture clients’ needs in ways that best meet their goals. She has played a key role in building the PFS brand from the beginning. Kerri holds a bachelor’s degree in advertising from Michigan State University, graduating with high honors.

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