The Restaurant Boiler Room is a one-stop-shop for multi-million dollar merger and acquisition activity and financial complexities pressuring the franchise restaurant industry. We talk money, deals, valuations and risk – delivered to the front door of franchisees, private equity firms, family offices, large investors and franchisors across the world on an every-otherweek basis. It is unlike any other restaurant or franchise podcast.
Creative Financing Structures for Franchisees
While some lenders are pulling back, operators still need a robust way to solve for their capital needs – whether they want to acquire, recapitalize, build new units, buy-out partners or create breathing room while waiting for a turnaround.
Richard Fitzgerald and Wade Daniel from CapitalSpring join Rick Ormsby to discuss the following:
1. Circumstances when Operators Need Capital
2. Methods of Financing a Franchise Business
3. How Investors Approach Making Investments in Franchises
4. How to Prepare Your Business for an Investor
Restaurants and Bankruptcy
While bankruptcy isn't something many of us love talking about, for those in the restaurant industry, it's important to have some understanding in your back pocket. Tom Ice and Andrew Stosberg from Middleton Reutlinger Attorneys join Rick Ormsby as they discuss the following topics and more:
1. What happens when distress hits
2. Chapters 7 and 11 bankruptcy
3. Potential franchisor issues
Liquidity and the Lending Market: Post-COVID-19
What's the temperature out there? What does lending look like in a Post-COVID-19 world? Join Rick and John Hamburger, president of Franchise Times Corp. to discuss these questions and more.
Traps and Provisions of PPP Loan Forgiveness
Rick Ormsby and Derek Ball from the Unbridled Capital team are joined by Tim Ring, an expert in Franchise Law, to discuss the CARES Act and the traps and provisions of PPP loan forgiveness.
Business Interruption Insurance
Rick Ormsby is joined by Allan Kanner, a Harvard-trained lawyer and expert in the fields of complex litigation and consumer fraud, to discuss business interruption insurance and protecting your franchise investment amidst COVID-19.
Franchise M&A and Real Estate Market Conditions
Post-COVID-19 Franchise M&A and Real Estate Market Conditions