Mark Ehrlich has been called the Coach to the Coaches, a Quilt Maker and Chief Negotiator for both small and large businesses and professionals. His background and experience allows him to support workshops, seminars, keynote speaking, and coaching while moving entrepreneurs and focused passionate people through the process of business acquisition, business start up and franchise selection. The process does not stop until a successful exit strategy is created and implemented.
As a highly experienced, "been there done that" business executive bringing real world experience to the table. In the past 15 years Mark has been the Chief Negotiator for some of the world's most recognized organizations and business leaders. His clients have included major sports agents, medical professionals, sought after inspirational lecturers, global leadership gurus and self-made billionaires.
Mark's clients have included motivational speaker, Rudy Ruettiger, , "Everything Counts" author Gary Ryan Blair, The E-myth Author and Dreaming Room creator, Michael Gerber, Bill Bartmann, the billionaire that nobody has ever heard of and a Founding Partner with John Maxwell and the John Maxwell Team.
Mark's passion is to support, mentor, coach and hold accountable those companies and individuals that positively impact small business. According to Michael Gerber, "this is the Age of the New Entrepreneur". Mark feels fortunate to work with and guide this new brand of new entrepreneur who is interested in solving many of the problems that are facing our global community today.
Not only is Mark a Founding Member of the Franchise Community Foundation, he also served on the Board of the International Franchise Association Educational Foundation,on the advisory council of the IFA Supplier's Council and on the the organizations's Minority in Franchising Committee. Mark was also the National Co-Vice Chair of the National Federation of Independent Business Association Foundation(NFIB) and was a delegate to the International Small Business Council in Toronto. He also served as the president of the Oakland Raider Lineman's Club, supported the Deacon Jones Foundation and is a Coach to the First Tee Junior Golf program.
Mark is looking forward to guiding you through the world of Franchising. All you need to do is to bring your dream, vision, questions and passion to make a difference in this world.
Mark lives in Palm Desert, California, rescues animals and enjoys playing golf.