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About FirstChoice Franchise Consulting

Starting up and operating a business can be hard work and a challenging endeavor. While there are no shortcuts to success, a franchise system is a popular choice for many individuals interested in being in business for themselves but not by themselves because franchising has the potential to be a real win-win for everybody (franchisee and franchisor, alike) on account of the support inherent in the franchise system.

In 2014, FirstChoice Franchise Consulting became a member of the Franchise Brokers Association (arguably one of the world’s best professional associations of franchise business professionals committed to building successful businesses through franchise broker and franchise consultant best practices and procedures).

As a franchise consulting entity, we are committed to helping prospective clients find the right franchise concepts that best fits specified goals and objectives. We specialize in helping clients who are U.S. residents and citizens as well as potential qualified foreign nationals with research, finance, and buying into the right franchise business opportunity.

FirstChoice Franchise Consulting represents almost 300 franchises spanning 34-plus different business categories and concepts. All the franchises we represent are pre-screened to meet high internal standards of excellence, integrity, and quality established by the Franchise Brokers Association designed to deliver impeccable choices to the clients. Highly viable franchise opportunities are available in all investment ranges, including, but not limited to Home-Based Franchises, Single- and Multi-unit Franchises, Master Franchises and Franchise Re-sales.

For buyer and investor clients, FirstChoice provides search and consultation services, franchise information and research, aimed at providing the client with all that is required to make an educated, well-informed decision. For business owners, FirstChoice will assist with franchising the business concept.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to find the right investment opportunity for individuals seeking a fulfilling entrepreneurial lifestyle resulting from being in business and backed by excellent franchise support systems. Working together with the client, we will conduct relevant research and do due diligence based on best practices in accordance with the precept that our clients always come first.

For well over two decades, I have been passionate about educating and mentoring a generation of individuals who will be positioned take on responsibilities locally and globally by making positive contributions to the society. Mentoring, research, guidance and research have been quite critical to these endeavors. These experiences and skills acquired over several years have direct application and relevance to the role of a consultant and prior training in neuroscience research is quite handy in understanding the basis of behavior and emotions in making informed and educated decisions which are sine qua non for consulting with a client through the franchise process.

Franchise Experience

As a member of the Franchise Brokers Association, FirstChoice Franchise Consulting is affiliated with a team of business professionals with impeccable administrative, consultancy, legal and financial accounting credentials. Taken together, these various services and support system ensure that our clients get the best franchise consulting services comparable equivalent with the best services offered anywhere else in the world.

Industry Focus

Since our clients and their interests come first, we provide consultancy service for the almost 300 franchises in our inventory spanning 34-plus different business categories and concepts.

“Building successful entrepreneurs one-matching franchise concept at a time”

Unique Advantages

For American nationals and residents, our consulting services are provided at no cost to the clients and the fees are paid for by the franchisor community. Also, we work with one of nation’s most respected franchise advisory firms and help people find the “BEST Franchise” while avoiding many costly business search mistakes. In addition, we can help locate funding options that can save clients thousands of dollars. Finally, we provide services to qualified foreign investors interested in buying into the American franchise system.


I am an avid reader and learner who is interested in adding positive value to the lives of others, particularly assisting them in pursuing their passions. A new passion is to introduce other people to franchises which can afford them stability and control over their life so that they may pursue their own passions.

~ Dr. Chuma Okere, PhD – President | Franchise Consultant