Franchising today offers many varied opportunities and franchise owners are more diverse than ever before. Take a moment to see who is represented in franchise ownership and what a “typical franchise owner” looks like in today’s economy. Here are the highlights in a nutshell…Well educated men between the ages of 45-54 represent the majority of franchise owners. California and Texas across the United States are enjoying lots of franchise growth. Franchise growth overall is occurring in the following industries: quick service restaurant, lodging and business services. Check out the infographic to learn more about the “typical franchise owner.” Only you can change the face of franchising.