Why franchise in Orlando?

Put down roots in an area poised for growth

With mild weather, year-round sunshine, and miles of beaches, Orlando is one of the country’s best places to live—and that makes it even easier to attract and keep top talent in the area. Add in business-friendly policies, and it’s clear why Orlando is ranked as a top city for job growth and the most economical place to start a business. 

The greater Orlando area’s employers represent a range of industries, from tourism to medical research to technology to media. And with more than 30 higher education institutions, Orlando is home to a well-educated workforce—currently 1.2 million strong—that is always growing and eager to be matched with top companies.

Top employers in Orlando:

  • Planet Hollywood
  • Universal Parks & Resorts
  • Wyndham Worldwide
  • Margaritaville
  • Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company

Orlando business highlights

One of 10 “American Cities of the Future”

Ranked most economical place to launch a business

One of the best cities for job growth

#4 on the Tax Foundation’s State Business Climate Index

1.2 million+ person workforce

Available Spherion business models in Orlando

Meet Our Team

When you're ready to start your franchising journey with Spherion, text, call, or email our experienced franchise development team.

Bill Tasillo

Vice President of Franchise Sales & Market Development

Certified as a franchise executive by the International Franchise Association, Bill brings a hands-on coaching style to his passion for helping new and seasoned franchisees grow their careers with Spherion.

Dan Brunell

Dan Brunell

Regional Vice President of Franchise Development

Dan’s background as a senior executive in the staffing industry and founder of a top franchise brokerage equips him with more than 30 years of experience helping prospective franchisees succeed.