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Tom DuFore is the founder and CEO of Big Sky Franchise Team. He is an author, entrepreneur, franchise expert, and host of the “Multiply Your Success” podcast. Big Sky Franchise Team is an award-winning consulting firm specializing in helping growth-minded entrepreneurs franchise their businesses. Tom has advised and consulted with thousands of companies, including Jamba Juice, Two Men and A Truck, Rosati’s Pizza, Matco Tools, Berlitz, and Grupo Bimbo. Tom values building others up, whether it’s an owner looking to franchise their business or members of his team. His leadership style focuses on win-win relationships, treating people with respect, encouraging them to be their best, and always learning. He seeks to live out his company’s purpose and personal purpose to “Inspire and Foster Greatness.” Tom’s research interests include the Virtuous Business Model, franchising, and small business.
Dr. DuFore earned his Bachelor of Science degree in business management from Elmhurst University, his MBA from DePaul University, and his Doctor of Business Administration from Indiana Wesleyan University. He is happily married with three wonderful children.