Rapidly-Expanding Concept Named to Franchise Dictionary Magazine’s 2020 “Top 100 Game Changers” List
PHOENIX – Jabz has once again proved why it is the undisputed champ among franchise brands.
The full-body circuit workout that utilizes boxing inspired exercises, has earned its place on Franchise Dictionary Magazine’s 2020 “Top 100 Game Changers” list. Recognized as one of the franchise industry’s most trusted sources for franchise news and information, Franchise Dictionary and its team of franchise industry experts honored Jabz with a spot on its list because of the brand’s innovative business model, resilience throughout 2020 and the expansion it achieved in challenging economic and operating environments.
In the past year, Jabz has signed franchise agreements with entrepreneurs to open new locations in key markets throughout Florida, Texas, Maryland, Utah, Delaware and Pennsylvania. Additionally, Jabz didn’t hold back from opening new locations, which included launching studios in suburban markets near Phoenix and Philadelphia.
Continuing to stand out for its commitment to empowering fitness enthusiasts and newcomers alike, Jabz added two key franchising and fitness industry experts to its executive team – Danielle Scott as Brand President and Natalie Straub as Director of Concept and Innovation.
Franchise Dictionary Magazine is a national digital publication with informative and educational articles aimed at prospective franchisees. After reviewing hundreds of entries, Franchise Dictionary Magazine’s editorial team, deliberated on what nominees changed the game based on the following criteria: impact on veterans, millennials’ choice, making an impact, serving their community, creating an opportunity for aspiring entrepreneurs and filling a niche in the industry.
“We are honored to be among the many great franchise brands named to the ‘Top 100 Game Changers’ list. It is a testament to the work our franchise system put into adapting this year,” said Danielle Scott, Brand President of Jabz. “As we look ahead to 2021, we’re excited to build on our momentum while we continue to adjust, innovate, and of course, change the game.”
Based in Scottsdale, Jabz is the leading boxing-inspired fitness concept due to its high intensity, results-driven workouts and a strong sense of community. The brand began franchising in 2013 and grew to 20 Arizona locations before deciding to expand nationally in 2019. Its future franchising plans call for increasing its nationwide footprint into key markets such as Denver, Dallas-Fort Worth and Las Vegas, where it will establish an empowering community and energetic workout experience for members.
As the fitness concept continues to rapidly expand into attractive markets across the United States, Jabz is actively seeking qualified franchisees who are passionate about fitness and entrepreneurship. Supporting the expansion and ongoing operations, Jabz has partnered with ZGrowth, a consulting firm specializing in managing franchise sales, operations and brand development. In addition, ZGrowth maintains majority ownership in Jabz.
To view the entire “Top 100 Game Changers” list for 2020, visit https://franchisedictionarymagazine.com/2020-game-changers/. Results can also be seen in the December 2020 issue of Franchise Dictionary Magazine.
For more information on Jabz visit https://www.jabzboxing.com.
Jabz is a full-body circuit style workout utilizing boxing-inspired exercises. Our focus is on developing fitness rather than fighters. Our workouts, which combine cardio, strength training, core work and plyometrics, give clients a full-body workout to help keep our clients’ bodies constantly challenged. Jabz certified trainers are prepared to help guide and motivate people of all different sizes, ages and body types through an energetic and intimate workout experience.
Since it began franchising in 2013, Jabz has grown to more than 20 franchise locations open or in development in Arizona, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware.
About ZGrowth Partners LLC
Partnering with Great Brands to Build World Class Franchise Systems. ZGrowth Partners is a consulting firm specializing in managing the franchise sales, operations and brand development of emerging franchise concepts. Through its private equity fund, ZGrowth Capital, strength is focusing on investing in and growing differentiated franchise concepts with attractive unit-level economics. To learn more about ZGrowth, visit zgrowth.com.