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Jun 2005Present


The Francher Group, Inc.
Dec 2010Present

Director of Real Estate

Zoom Tan, Inc.

Zoom Tan has locations in Florida, New York, and in Fulton, Liverpool, Lancaster, Tonawanda, Auburn and most recently Rome. Since its start in Fort Myers, FL in 2008 Zoom Tan has opened 27 locations in the state of Florida, stretching from Miami to Panama City Beach and 8 locations in upstate NY. In each of the 24 salon locations, Zoom Tan offers unique stand up UV tanning booths, and the highest quality spray tanning in the region. ZOom Tan promises to transform you from pale to perfect in just 45 seconds.

Jan 2007Present


Abbott's Frozen Custard

Going into our 5th season in Naples Florida as the franchisee for Abbotts Frozen Custard

May 2002Jun 2006


Natapow Management


Sep 1991May 1995


Nazareth College




Before launching his career as a franchisee and real estate professional, Joseph Francher obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Business and Sociology from Nazareth College in Rochester, New York. After gaining a decade of career experience, he initiated The Francher Group Inc. in Naples, Florida. As President of the real estate venture company, Joseph Francher closed deals on properties and used strategic financing to develop and sell them. In 2005, he completed a real estate transaction worth $20 million. Between 2002 and 2006, Joseph Francher served as an executive with Natapow Management in Rochester, where he oversaw the daily rental operations of more than 2,000 apartment units. He also managed a team of 13 rental agents and developed marketing campaigns for the various apartment complexes in the area. In recognition of his dedication to excellence, Francher secured several awards naming his organization the best apartment management company in Rochester. After departing Natapow Management, Joseph Francher became a Franchisee of Abbott’s Frozen Custard in Naples, Florida, which he continues to manage today. Always seeking additional challenges, he is looking forward to his next venture, building a car wash in Livonia, New York, which incorporates all the latest technology. In 2009, Francher accepted an offer to become the Principal and Director of Real Estate with Zoom Tan Inc. in Naples, Florida. Zoom Tan represents a chain of more than 40 stores in locations such as New York, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. These innovative tanning salons offer state-of-the-art stand-up UV booths and top-quality spray tanning services. Aside from his work as a franchisee and real estate executive, Joseph Francher supports youth athletic teams in the area and serves as a volunteer coach for his son’s hockey team.


Hobbies & Interests Very involved in youth hockey as both kids play competitive travel hockey. Volunteer coached for sons hockey team. Charitable ActivitiesHave donated time and money to help kids who can't afford to play hockey a chance. Sponsored numerous youth athletic teams.