About Us

Sylvester Ford, CEO
Michael Moore, Consultant
Lavezza Zanders, Consultant

The Place For Franchising helps you structure a franchise strategy that matches your unique situation into a compelling brand, culture, and operating model to attain your goals. We help you understand and guide you through the funding options and sources that match your needs.

Founded by Sylvester Ford, The Place For Franchising and Alternative Finance & Business Strategies provides a centralized funding location for business owners needing working capital, commercial real estate purchases and refinancing economic development funding, and franchise consulting.

Having worked in the housing finance industry for 15 years and as an Account Executive with BellSouth for 10 years, Sylvester and his team brings their dedication and personalized service to clients that get overlooked in the “big business” concept.